Apr 12, 2013
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From a press release
issued by Dunlop
Buffalo, NY: Rick Zimmerman has joined Dunlop as Original Equipment Account Executive, Motorcycle Tire. For the past 11 years, Zimmerman has worked in a number of automotive OEM Sales and Program Management positions with ever increasing responsibility. Zimmerman holds a Bachelor's Degree in Finance from The University of Akron, lives with his wife and son in Akron, Ohio, and is an avid motorcycle enthusiast and rider.
“We’re very happy to have Rick on our team,” said Mike Buckley, Senior VP Sales/Marketing & R&D. “Rick has a tremendous amount of experience on the OE side of the business, and his expertise as well as hands-on riding experience will help us make our already strong OE program even stronger.”
“I’ve always been a fan of Dunlop,” said Zimmerman, “as well as a customer! My riding experience told me long before I came here that Dunlop makes high-quality tires for discerning riders, and I’m thrilled to be a part of that process now.”
Dunlop is the largest supplier of original equipment and replacement motorcycle tires in the U.S. and the only manufacturer of motorcycle tires in North America. With North American operations located in Buffalo, NY, Dunlop has been making and selling high-quality tires in the U.S. since 1923. For more information, visit .