REYNOLDSBURG, OH (BRAIN)—Jim Wannamaker has stepped down as marketing director for Kenda USA. He will be taking a position at Vee Rubber, as further details will be made available regarding this early next week.
"This has been a great challenge and I have enjoyed helping a great company like Kenda become one of the top bicycle tire manufacturers in the world," Wannamaker said. "Kenda has grown tremendously since I have been here and with many people’s efforts both at Kenda USA and Kenda Taiwan. The efforts have paid off.
"I want to thank Kenda USA President Jimmy Yang for the support of my ideas and directions and I wish the best for Kenda’s continued success," he added.
Wannamaker was voted into the Mountain Bike Hall Of Fame in 2010 for promotion and his support for events.