Vance & Hines hired Ken Draper as its new sales manager. In this position, Draper will be charged with strengthening the company’s relationships with its distributors and their respective sales forces, as well as further developing the capabilities of its internal customer service departments.
Draper has more than 20 years of experience in the V-twin sector of the motorcycle industry. With a background in aviation mechanics, Draper also has a strong hands-on experience with motorcycles, having constructed several of his own award-winning custom vehicles.
“The motorcycle industry has provided me with a profoundly rewarding career, and I am grateful for the opportunity to take on this new challenge,” Draper stated in the release. “I look forward to working with all of the people at Vance & Hines.”
Vance & Hines President Terry Vance stated, “I am convinced that Ken’s wealth of experience and proven leadership in our industry will be a tremendous asset as we navigate our way through the turbulence of the present economy and position our brand for future growth.”