Suzuki Motor of America, Inc. Welcomes New PR Manager, Tim Olson
Brea, CA – Suzuki Motor of America, Inc., (SMAI) announced today that Tim Olson has joined the company as Public Relations Manager. Olson brings 20 years of diversified experience to SMAI. The 40-year-old motorcycle enthusiast spent 11 years as a journalist covering motocross and off-road motorcycles, and he served in corporate PR for eight years within our industry. Most recently Olson worked in corporate communications outside the motorcycle industry.
Tim Olson “I quickly realized how much I love motorcycles and this industry,” said Olson about his short stint away from a career in motorcycles. “I’m excited to lead the charge at Suzuki with the company’s exciting new products and continuing growth.” As Public Relations Manager, Olson will work closely with the motorcycle press corps and will plan new product introductions across Suzuki’s motorcycle, scooter and ATV segments.
“We’re thrilled to bring Tim on to the Suzuki team,” said Steve Bortolamedi, SMAI’s Communications Manager. “With his experience and enthusiasm, Tim will surely get traction quickly and help Suzuki gain exposure in the market.”
About Suzuki: Suzuki Motor of America, Inc. (SMAI) distributes Motorcycles, ATVs, Scooters, Outboard Motors and Automotive Parts and Accessories via an extensive dealer network throughout 49 states. Suzuki Motor Corporation (SMC), based in Hamamatsu, Japan, is a diversified worldwide manufacturer of Motorcycles, ATVs, Scooters, Automobiles and Outboard Motors. Founded in 1909 and incorporated in 1920, SMC has 147 distributors in 201 countries. For more information, visit ** www.suzuki.com