RICHMOND, CA – November 24, 2009 – (Motor Sports Newswire) – LeoVince expands dealer direct sales, marketing and events support and new staff for the Unlimited exhaust.
LeoVince USA has added six new staff members to its in-house team. After the news of creating a single distributor relationship with Tucker Rocky, LeoVince recently bolstered its staff with three new in-house sales positions. Todd Lewis, Chris Hayer and Drew Patterson join LeoVince’s sales staff.
In addition to this they have also added Rick Marlin, former CEO and President of Suomy USA & Gearbox international to head their sales team. Other additions include former AMA Pro Supermoto rider Ronnie Jones as the interactive marketing coordinator and Louis Del Campo as a laser technician and customer service representative.
Tim Calhoun, EVP, states “LeoVince is now supporting itself through direct sales, in addition to working with Tucker Rocky in the U.S. market and Thiebolt in Canada. We offer the best service in the exhaust sector and to ensure we are able to continue that level of support we needed to create some new positions both to make sure our dealer network is supported properly and our sales and market share continue to grow in 2010.”
LeoVince is a division of Sito Gruppo Industriale based in Monticello d’Alba, Italy. Sito is the largest exhaust manufacturer in Europe. LeoVince USA brands include SBK for sportbikes, Scoot for scooters, X3 for off-road and ATVs and Sito for low-cost OEM replacement. LeoVince products are sold dealer direct and distributed to U.S. motorcycle dealers by Tucker Rocky.