IRVINE,CA (BRAIN)—Adam Micklin, a 25-year industry veteran, has joined Shimano as its senior manager for OEM sales.
Micklin had opened the North American office for Hutchinson tires, where he implemented the domestic sales and marketing structure as well as warehousing operations.
Additionally, Micklin was instrumental in the introduction and partnership with Shimano for the Road Tubeless system. Micklin also spent seven years with Mavic and another three managing his own OEM sales agency.
“Adam’s many years of OEM specific experience with major industry companies and respected products makes him a great fit for Shimano”, said Penina Bush, Shimano’s Bicycle Division vice president.
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