Chris McGovern joins Donnelly Sports

By Stephen Frothingham

BOULDER, Colo. (BRAIN) – Donnelly Sports LLC who uses the Clement trademark under license, has added two new members to its team.

Industry veteran and former professional cyclist Chris McGovern joins Donnelly as OEM sales manager and product specialist. With a background rich in racing and experience designing, developing and managing his own wheel (Real Wheels) and frame building businesses (McGovern Cycles), McGovern brings a diversity of product management knowledge to Donnelly.

McGovern was a member of the design and testing team for Donnelly’s new Clement USHAIA wheel series long before his hire. He is the founder of the Lost and Found Ride, an epic northern California gravel ride that is now part of a three-race series – the Lost Sierra Triple Crown – that includes the Downieville Classic and the Grinduro. He will be based in Nevada City, California and can be reached at chris@donnellysports.com.

Donn Kellogg, president of Donnelly Sports said, “The combination of Chris’s racing and business experience blends perfectly with our processes where product ideas and development come from the field. Racing and riding at a high level provides a unique understanding of product that can be gleaned only through spending that much time on the bike. …read more

Via:: Bicycle Retailer and Industry News