I have been a fan of Sucker Punch Sally for almost 7 years now. I first saw their bikes in Sturgis is 2003 and was immediately smitten. In fact, I spoke to Jeff many times before Christian stepped in to take the helm. I really wanted a SPS for my own, but at the time, was not prepared to take on another bike…. but I digress. This is a press release about Paul Devine joining up with the SPS Family. Paul was a high level player in Harley’s executive team and has now switched over to be the Director of Sales and Marketing for Sucker Punch…
Check out all the news in the release below.
Love, Respect, and Ride Safe,
Scottsdale, AZ (December 7, 2009) – Sucker Punch Sallys, prominent bike-builder renowned for their old school and no-nonsense style of bikes, is proud to announce an addition to their qualified and accomplished team of professionals. Paul Devine, a former and integral part of the executive team for Harley-Davidson Motor Company is joining the predominant masters of Old School as their new Director of Sales and Marketing.
Devine formerly held a variety of leadership roles in marketing, licensing and business development for Harley-Davidson. He also has extensive experience in the power-sports industry including training, coaching and mentoring sales. He brings an unparallel passion for the V-Twin industry and is a self-described motorcycle fanatic who has been riding motorcycles since he was 8 years old.
“I have always had a motorcycle and have logged hundreds of thousands of miles in the saddle,” Devine says with a smile.
Devine currently lives in Milwaukee, WI with his wife, Amy and two young sons. In addition to riding, he also takes time to enjoy music, golf, hunting, fishing, camping and traveling. Prior to working with Harley-Davidson he directed industrial graphics for Fujifilm.
Devine is eager to get started promoting the award-winning bike manufacturer synonymous with retro style and quality construction. His first item of business will be creating and further generating an awareness of Sucker Punch Sally’s unique brand by meeting their vast array of satisfied customers and dealers. He also plans to actively increase their distribution channel by signing up new dealers to be a part of the one-of-a-kind Sucker Punch Sally’s experience.
“I couldn’t be more excited to join Sucker Punch Sally’s and be a part of a brand that’s genuine to its core. The people creating these motorcycles are an unbelievably talented and dedicated crew. Every hand-crafted machine is a work of art and the attention to detail is unmatched. Sucker Punch Sally’s is seeing exceptional growth in a tough economy. I look forward to meeting the customers and dealers in the year ahead. With their help, I will work to expand the SPS market presence and bring this experience to deserving riders everywhere,” explains Devine.
“Sucker Punch Sally’s is proud to announce the addition of Paul Devine to our team. He has proven himself as a true and effective motorcycle professional,” explains Christian Clayton, Sucker Punch Sally’s owner. “He has been in the industry for years and we can’t wait to see what he can do for our brand.”
Founded in 2002, Sucker Punch Sally’s continues to stay true to their traditional biker values by providing the best stripped-down bobbers and choppers at the most reasonable prices. Located in Scottsdale, AZ, they are continually growing their dealer network throughout the U.S. Their model line has been built up to six different models all of which exude genuine Sucker Punch Sally’s style and panache. To check out their complete line of bikes, dealer info and SPS news visit www.suckerpunchsallys.com.