Sponsors
Billabong ▲ +0.025 | PPR ▲ +0.50 | American Apparel ▼ 0.00 | The Buckle ▲ +0.11 | Columbia ▲ +0.05 | Deckers Outdoor ▲ +0.86 | Dicks ▼ -0.88 | Foot Locker ▲ +0.40 | Genesco ▼ -0.14 | Iconix Brand Group ▲ +0.40 | Jarden Corp ▲ +0.40 | Nordstrom ▲ +0.02 | Luxottica ▼ -0.11 | Nike ▲ +0.33 | Pacific Sunwear ▼ -0.08 | Skullcandy ▼ -0.03 | Sport Chalet ▼ 0.00 | Urban Outfitters ▲ +0.09 | VF Corp ▲ +0.53 | Quiksilver ▼ -0.03 | Zumiez ▼ -0.52 | Macys ▲ +0.50 | Tillys ▼ -0.08 |
Ticker Sponsor
Readers Say
In touch with our business
In touch with our business

If you're not plugged into Shop-Eat-Surf.com daily, you're out of touch with our business!

- By Peter "PT" Townend, The ActivEmpire
I require all our executives to read it
I require all our executives to read it

There is no better publication that I am aware of that is so accurate and on top of any news and developments in our industry. I personally recommend it to many people that want to know and understand more about our industry. For the most part, shop-eat-surf.com gets the stories first. As a matter of fact, I require all the executives in our company to read it.

- By Hezy Shaked, President & CEO, Tilly's
Industry Insight

MOSS ADAMS: Alert! Authorities after 45,000 businesses that didn't file 2012 California corporate taxes.
CIT: Acquires SoCal-based One West Bank
SDSI: Sports and active lifestyle employment outlook.
Details on Industry Insight.


Tiffany Montgomery
Print This Article

Bevo Forti joins forces with 100%

Left, Bevo Forti. Photo
Left, Bevo Forti. Photo courtesy of 100%.
By Press Releases
January 12, 2012 8:43 AM

Press Release:

 

As previewed exclusively by industry insiders in the Anaheim pits, 100% is proud and excited to announce that Bevo Forti is joining the new goggle venture.

 

Regarded as one of the most recognizable and respected men in motocross, Bevo has amassed 40 years of experience in the industry.

 

Forti bought his first motorcycle, a Suzuki Savage, in 1970 and has been hooked ever since. He quickly hit the amateur racing circuit before becoming a mechanic for privateer John Savitski in 1972. Beginning in 1978, Bevo worked as a mechanic for Factory Yamaha until he joined Scott USA in 1981.

 

Bevo has spent the last 30 years in the development, sales and race support of Scott USA’s goggle line. Throughout his tenure, Bevo has worked closely with the likes of Bob Hannah, David Bailey, Jeff Stanton, Mike Larocco, Jeremy McGrath, and Chad Reed, to name just a few.

 

As 100% launches a new line of premier motocross goggles this month, Bevo brings a wealth of experience to the team. He will play an integral part in the brand positioning, dealer and rider relations, and the development of new products.

 

Bevo understands what it means to give 100% as evidenced by his longtime passion for motocross. He has logged nearly 2 million miles in the air and countless hours on the road, attending over 1500 motocross events throughout his impressive career. His dedication has been recognized with the SFX Supercross Lifetime Achievement Award.

 

Bevo’s son, John Kuzo, who has grown up on the circuit and has built years of experience in rider service and support is taking the position of Rider Support Manager for 100%’s pro and amateur athletes.

 

National Sales Manager Chris Favro rounds out the team and will apply his experience to execute a successful relationship with Parts Unlimited, which will serve as the exclusive U.S. distributor of the new product line.

 

Some of the collection can be viewed online now, with a fully enhanced and interactive website to be launched on February 1st in conjunction with worldwide product delivery. 

 

About 100%

The 100% brand has always been synonymous with motocross Americana and has been linked to many iconic moments that have built the roots and history of what is modern motocross.

 

The roots of the 100% brand date back to the early 1980’s when the popular logo graced the factory racing equipment of the biggest names in motocross.

 

Thirty years later the passion for the spirit of racing remains. Today, 100% is about to inspire a whole new generation of racers and ask them the original tag line, “How much effort do you give”?

 

The new Spring 2012 collection of 100% premier motocross goggles and accessories will be available worldwide February 1st.

 

100%. The Spirit Of Racing.

 

For more info, contact info@ride100percent.com

 

www.ride100percent.com

 


More on: Bevo Forti, 100%

Articles You Might Have Missed