Sister dealerships St. Paul Harley-Davidson in St. Paul, Minn., and Wild Prairie Harley-Davidson in Eden Prairie, Minn., each hosted a Backstage Pass to Service event from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 10.
The event had no set schedule, but visitors were welcome to wander around the service department, visit with technicians and watch demos. A Meet & Greet with industry pros at St. Paul H-D included: Larry Middleton from Biker’s Choice, Dave Wendinger of Progressive Suspension, Adam Daniel of Rush Racing Products, Jim Zemaitis from Zee’s Customs, Adam Halleckson of Adams Dent Co., Rob Broker of Adrenaline Customs, Lenni Schwartz of Krazy Kolors, David Gilbertson of Ron Gilbertson Enterprises, along with St. Paul H-D service advisors Sam Hacker, Phil Gork, Tom Zechmeister and Howard Hirsch and service manager Brent Godwin. The Meet & Greet at Wild Prairie H-D included: Tracy Hilgers from TJ Design, Derek from Skip Chips, Mary Fuller of Drag Specialties and WPHD parts and service experts Kris Keese, Jocco Favre, Melana Landis, Ethan Andrews, Mike Hachey, Sean Cook, Ted LaFleche and Mark VandenBosch.
WPHD also showed a custom Road Glide designed by David Greer in sales and built by technician Anthony Helmer and a custom Street Gilde designed by Jerry Kamrow in sales and built by technician Jeff Thisius.