Chuck Sikora to represent Marin Bikes in Upper Midwest region

By Stephen Frothingham

NOVATO, Calif. (BRAIN) — Marin Mountain Bikes Inc. has hired industry veteran Chuck Sikora to represent the brand in Minnesota, Wisconsin, North Dakota, South Dakota and Iowa.

Sikora comes to Marin with over 40 years of industry experience, including a 33-year stint with Schwinn Cycling & Fitness, having started at the company as a wheel builder in their Chicago factory. Post-Schwinn, he was a regional sales manager for Nautilus Fitness.

As an independent territory manager, Sikora currently reps for Serfas, Sigma, Nutcase Helmets, ProTec Helmets, Six Six One, Lizard Skins, North American Cycling, and Feedback Sports.

“I am super excited to be a part of the Marin team,” said Sikora. “I feel that the company and model lineup are going in the right direction, and I look forward to growing the line in my territory.”

Tom Jackson, Marin’s national sales manager, said, “We’re really looking forward to having Chuck grow our sales and awareness in the upper Midwest. With his lifelong experience working with the dealers in the region, there’s nobody who better knows what these shops want and need. Welcome aboard, Chuck.”

Sikora will be contacting current and prospective Marin dealers in the coming weeks, and can be reached at cubschwinn@aol.com …read more

Via:: Bicycle Retailer and Industry News