Gore Bike Wear and Gore Running Wear announced the addition of Nell Gingerich and Kevin Connelly to the field sales team. Gingerich, based in Portland, Ore., will handle the Pacific Northwest, while Connelly will cover the Midwest from Chicago, effectively immediately.
Together, the two have more than 16 years of sales experience in the running and cycling industries. Prior to Gore, Gingerich worked at Fit Right, a running specialty store in Portland, Ore., as an apparel buyer, while handling social media. Connelly, who has been in the Chicago area for more than 10 years, was an account manager for New Balance, where he managed an account base of specialty retailers and regional accounts.