Raleigh Bicycles Named 2013 “Vendor of the Year” at BRAINy Awards

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Raleigh Bicycles, a well-respected leader in the bicycle industry, was named the 2013 “Vendor of the Year” at the BRAINy Awards last night in Monterey, Calif. The BRAINy Awards ceremony is hosted by industry trade publication Bicycle Retailer and Industry News (BRAIN) and honors individual and company achievement and distinguished service within the bicycling industry. Raleigh, recognized as the fastest-growing brand with annual sales over $50 million, accepted the award at the annual Bicycle Leadership Conference at the Sea Otter Classic.

“Raleigh is committed to offering exceptional service to both our dealers and consumers,” said Steve Meineke, CEO of Accell North America. “Receiving the BRAINy Award for Vendor of the Year is a great reassurance that we are staying true to our commitment. W

e are honored to accept this award.”

To see the full list of 2013 BRAINy award winners, click here.

Raleigh offers a broad spectrum of bicycles including road, mountain, cyclocross, and commuter for all ages and abilities. Raleigh focuses on supporting the commuter, the family and local cycling, and partners with numerous non-profits around the U.S. each year to help in advancing the sport. 

For more about Raleigh Bicycles, please visit: www.RaleighUSA.com.

 Steve Meineke (center) accepts a BRAINy award.Photo Credit: Gary Newkirk / Bicycle Retailer & Industry News

Steve Meineke (center) accepts a BRAINy award.Photo Credit: Gary Newkirk / Bicycle Retailer & Industry News

About Raleigh Bicycles:

With more than a century of cycling heritage under its wheels, Raleigh Bicycles is one of the most well respected bicycle brands in the world. Raleigh offers a broad spectrum of bicycles including road, mountain, cyclocross, and commuter for all ages and abilities. Raleigh focuses on supporting the commuter, the family and local cycling, and partners with numerous non-profits around the U.S. each year to help grow the sport, including Ride2Recovery. Raleigh also sponsors Raleigh UK and Raleigh/Clement competitive cycling teams. The Raleigh brand possesses a rich history of producing quality bicycles and remains a leader in the industry. For more information about Raleigh, please visit: www.RaleighUSA.com and www.facebook.com/RaleighBicycles.

Media Contact: Lauren Fallert, Verde PR, lfallert@verdepr.com, 970.259.3555.

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