KTM North America, Inc. has appointed Chris Vogtman to specialty vehicle product line manager, the company said in a March 25 press release.
Vogtman spent four years with Affinity Powersports Media (formerly known as Ehlert Publishing), which is the parent company of Powersports Business. He started as an associate editor and moved his way up to managing editor for ATV Sport and ATV Magazine as well as editor-in-chief of UTV Magazine.
As the specialty vehicle product line manager, his duties will include setting the direction of all KTM Sport ATV- and Husaberg-related projects. Vogtman will manage the KTM Sport ATV and Husaberg product lines from initial production, to arrival on dealer floors and out on the racetrack. In addition to his in-house duties, Vogtman also will serve as the KTM representative for the Specialty Vehicle Institute of America.