DENVER (BRAIN) — Niner Motorcycles founder Chris Sugai has joined Gates as basic supervisor of Gates World Mobility.

“Including Chris Sugai to the Gates management crew alerts our dedication to succeed in past the Gates car heritage and produce the most productive and brightest ability into the Gates circle of relatives as we advance how the arena strikes,” stated Tom Pitstick, the executive advertising and marketing officer and senior vp of strategic making plans for Gates.

“Whether or not it is 29-inch wheels or disc brakes, Chris Sugai is a visionary philosopher who was once forward of the curve on applied sciences that revolutionized motorbike design and progressed the bicycling revel in for purchasers around the world,” stated Pitstick. “He’ll play a key position as we develop and enlarge our choices for the private mobility marketplace.”

Sugai introduced Niner Motorcycles in 2005 and led the emblem for 18 years.

“I’m completely extremely joyful to turn into part of the dynamic crew at Gates Corp’s World Mobility Unit. As the arena unexpectedly progresses towards e-motors for bicycles, scooters, and bikes, there’s a dire want to reimagine the normal use of chains and derailleurs, and discover cleaner, more effective, and extra environment friendly possible choices. That is the place the state of the art Gates Carbon Power belt pressure applied sciences come into play, promising to revolutionize the best way we envision and execute drivetrains. With unheard of energy, sturdiness, and quiet operation, those leading edge belts are poised to turn into a game-changer within the {industry}. I’m desperate to paintings with this remarkable crew and give a contribution in opposition to this thrilling transformation,” Sugai stated.


Supply By way of