Marin adds to sales staff

By Stephen Frothingham

NOVATO, Calif. (BRAIN) — Marin Mountain Bikes Inc. has announced changes to its sales staff with the addition of industry veterans Art Ornelas and Bob Gagen.

Ornelas’ territory reaches from San Luis Obispo down to the San Diego region.

“I am excited to join the Marin team, as I have always admired the brand’s consistency and integrity,” said Ornelas, who started his career in the industry with GT Bicycles, and worked there from 1993-2001, followed by 12 years at Nirve Bicycles. Most recently he was a rep for Endura Sport Technical Apparel.

In addition to Marin, Ornelas represents Alpinestars Clothing and Sports One Source.

Gagen has over 25 years of industry experience, with more than 15 years spent as the owner and general manager of Bicycle Specialties in Downers Grove, Illinois, followed by over 10 years as an independent rep, covering Illinois and parts of Missouri and Iowa for various brands.

Prior to his start in the bicycle industry, Bob was employed by a large aluminum manufacturer.

Gagen said, “It’s great to be working with a team that is dedicated to developing and bringing such well designed and relevant bikes to the market. I’m proud to be involved with a group that is dedicated to …read more

Via:: Bicycle Retailer and Industry News