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Posted August 4, 2010
CINCINNATI, OH (BRAIN)—Nominate your mentor, a co-worker, employee, or anyone who has inspired you within the bike industry for their leadership contributions.

Nominations are being accepted from now until August 16 for the 2010 OIWC Bike Industry Pioneering Woman and First Ascent awards.

Posted in North America Tagged Awards
Posted August 4, 2010
DENVER, CO (BRAIN)—Boa Technology, maker of the patented Boa Lacing System, has added Chuck Mason as its new vice president of sales.

Posted in North America Tagged People
Posted August 4, 2010
PARSIPPANY, NJ (BRAIN)—Chris Hoover has been named senior vice president of Kent International. Hoover works with Arnold Kamler, Kent International's president.

Posted in North America Tagged People
Posted August 4, 2010
DENVER, CO (BRAIN)—Quiznos and Lance Armstrong have teamed up to bring international pro cycling back to Colorado.

The Quiznos Pro Challenge will be held August 22-28, 2011, according to a press release.

Posted in North America Tagged Events
Posted August 4, 2010
Republican gubernatorial candidate Dan Maes is warning voters that Denver Mayor John Hickenlooper's policies, particularly his efforts to boost bike riding, are "converting Denver into a United Nations community."

Click on link for full Denver Post story.
Posted in North America
Posted August 4, 2010
SALT LAKE CITY, CA (BRAIN)—Jobs. Jobs. Jobs.

(Click on the story title and then hit "Visit Link" to flip through the digital version of the OR Show Daily, produced by BRAIN).

Posted in North America Tagged Tradeshows and conferences
Posted August 3, 2010
BOULDER, CO (BRAIN)—IMBA has released a newly redesigned Web site at www.imba.com (click on link).

Posted in North America Tagged Web/Internet
Posted August 3, 2010
OAKLAND, CA (BRAIN)—Hydrapak has promoted two employees within its sales, marketing and logistics departments. Hydrapak has promoted David Kim to sales and marketing manager and Jim Vernon to brand manager.

Posted in North America
Posted August 3, 2010
Shimano's Dustin Brady and Giant Bicycle needs your help in raising money to support Young Survival Coalition, the premier non-profit organization dedicated to providing support and education to young women affected by breast cancer.
Posted in North America
Posted August 3, 2010
SALT LAKE CITY, UT (BRAIN)—The annual Outdoor Retailer trade show kicks off today with a host of outdoor and bike related brands.

Posted in North America Tagged Tradeshows and conferences
Posted August 2, 2010
LAGUNA HILLS, CA (BRAIN)—Dean Severson has joined the BRAIN team as the magazine’s creative director.

Posted in North America Tagged BRAIN News
Posted August 2, 2010
VISTA, CA (BRAIN)—K2 Sports has named Shawn O’Shea to the newly created position of director of apparel for its Zoot Sports division.

Posted in North America Tagged People
Posted August 2, 2010
GREENVILLE, SC­­­­ (BRAIN)—Hincapie Sportswear has hired Josh Feazell as retail sales representative for the brand in Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia, West Virginia and the District of Columbia.

Posted in North America Tagged People
Posted August 2, 2010
WATKINSVILLE, GA (BRAIN)—Tifosi Optics has hired Jay Romasco in the newly created role of vice president of sales. He will be directing both domestic and international sales efforts at Tifosi.

Posted in North America Tagged People
Posted August 1, 2010
LES DEUX ALPES, France (BRAIN)—GT unveiled a new strategy aimed at revitalizing the once influential brand to nearly 50 international journalists last week in Les Deux Alpes, a quaint ski resort town in the heart of the French Alps.

Posted in North America Tagged Events
Posted August 1, 2010
DEER VALLEY, UT (BRAIN)—Tracy Player, a category manager for Cambria Bicycle Outfitter, and Vern Ward, owner of Bob’s Bicycles in Boise, Idaho, gave DealerCamp’s inaugural event an enthusiastic A+.

Posted in North America Tagged Events
Posted July 30, 2010
BY JASON NORMAN


When talking to Performance Bicycle chief executive officer Jim Thompson about new retail stores it has opened over the last year, the word “demystify” comes up often.

Posted in North America
Posted July 30, 2010
BY MARC SANI

Posted in International
Posted July 30, 2010
BY NICOLE FORMOSA

Posted in North America
Posted July 30, 2010
NEWTON, MA ( BRAIN ) —BMC USA has hired Gary Thornton. He will serve dealers on the east coast from the Washington D.C. beltway north to the Canadian border.

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