Hayes Performance Systems is excited to announce the latest addition to the team, Ryan Birk! Ryan Birk of TMB BMX Consulting has rejoined the Hayes Bicycle Group as SUNringlé BMX Brand Manager, effective immediately. He’s returning to the Hayes Bicycle Group, where he operated in that same role from 1997 to 2008. For the past 8 years, Birk has served as Vice President of ANSWERBMX.
“I’m extremely excited to be back working with the Hayes Bicycle Group again. I enjoyed helping establish SUNringlé as a staple in the BMX market and my goal is to reclaim that position for SUNring- lé. The Hayes Bicycle Group has resources, technology, and support that will be extremely helpful in accomplishing the goals that we have in mind for 2017 and beyond. I can’t wait to get rolling,” stated Birk.
Rival Racing Bicycles out of Brisbane Australia is excited to announce the opening of a USA office in Indianapolis IN to make the brand more readily available in the US market. Daniel Yujnovich, owner of Rival Racing, has teamed up with Ryan and Natarsha Birk of TMB BMX Consulting, to set up a USA based business and grow the brand in the USA market.
Ryan Birk stated, "After meeting with Daniel at this past USA BMX Grands and learning more about his brand and his vision for BMX race technology, I was very impressed with Rival and knew this was a brand I wanted to work with. I'm excited to be able to help Daniel grow his brand, not just in the USA market, but globally as well. While the market is flooded with many brands that are cookie cutter and same thing/different sticker, Rival has done their research and is doing the right things to push frame technology in the sport. We are looking forward to the challenge of established Rival as a staple brand here in the US."