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Felt adds to sales, marketing and engineering staffs

Published July 15, 2014
Forte and Darney are also promoted.

IRVINE, Calif. (BRAIN) — Felt Bicycles has added four new staff members: two in sales, one in engineering and one in marketing.

Ian McCabe joins Felt as the company's new sales manager. McCabe, based in the company's office in Western New York, directly oversees the inside sales reps and comes to Felt as an avid cyclist with bicycle retail and outdoor sports instructional experience.

James Freibert has also joined Felt as the new custom project sales manager. Freibert's experience includes tenures in bicycle retail and with GT Bicycles.

In Felt's Southern California office, the new additions are Jeremiah Smith in the engineering department and Matthew Assell in marketing. Smith comes to the company with experience in aerospace and the private sector, as well as a long-standing passion for bicycling. His cycling experience includes being an Expert-class off-road racer and an accomplished frame builder. Assell is the company's newest studio artist and joins Felt as a recent graduate from Northern Illinois.

Felt also announced the recent promotions of Michael Forte to general manager and Brian Darney to senior marketing director. Both are based at Felt's headquarters in Irvine, California.

Topics associated with this article: Sales Reps, People

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