Changes are being made to the marketing department at Ducati North America, Cupertino, Calif.
Director of Marketing John Porter will be leaving the company at the end of June. Ducati North America CEO Michael Lock will act as both CEO and director of marketing during the interim period. Lock has served as Marketing Director for Triumph in Europe and as a Marketing Manager with Honda Europe.
Dan Carson joins the marketing department as event manager. He has served the past eight years as a contractor for Ducati.
As a result, Vincent Chiaro will have a revised role as PR coordinator, responsible for press fleet activities, press relations, as well as Web site and press release content in his job of PR Coordinator.
Sian Goad has joined the company as marketing coordinator. Goad most recently served as vice president of marketing for a motorcycle luggage and apparel company. Her responsibilities include co-op advertising, dealer marketing support and advertising coordination.
Coordinating all the efforts of the Marketing Department will be the responsibility of Sarah Bogosian, marketing manager. She will run the daily operations of all marketing projects and report directly to Michael Lock.
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