Couple retires from Wall Street to open Pedego store

By Lynette Carpiet

FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif. (BRAIN) — Pedego announced that a new store has opened in Fort Myers, Florida. The store is co-owned and operated by husband and wife Skip and Lisa Badolato, who left their Wall Street jobs after 30 years and moved to open Pedego’s 116th store.

“At fifty-something, we wanted a second career where we could make a positive impact on our customers’ lives, as well as our own,” Skip Badolato said. “Riding and falling in love with these bikes is a life-changing experience that we wanted to share with others.”

“We first fell in love with Pedego bikes while living in Spring Lake, New Jersey,” Lisa Badolato added. “We are delighted to open Pedego Fort Myers and share the fun, health and wellness benefits with our customers here in sunny Florida.”

The Fort Myers store offers sales and rentals of Pedego electric bikes. The store is located at Legacy Harbour Marina in the historic River District of Fort Myers, where riders can cruise along the waterfront. The shop plans to offer guided tours on scenic paths to Fort Myers Beach, Estero Beach and Lovers Key, as well as Boca Grande, Venice, Estero, Pine Island, Matlacha, Cape Coral, …read more

Via:: Bicycle Retailer and Industry News