America’s PowerSports, Inc. (APS), has announced its recent acquisition of a Harley-Davidson dealership in Mason, Ohio in Deerfield Township.
The dealership, christened Powder Keg Harley-Davidson, opens for business Tuesday. “Through this acquisition, APS has expanded its presence into the Cincinnati metropolitan area,” said Jim Bower, chairman and CEO of APS. “We view this market as a great motorcycle community with a very attractive retail opportunity and believe that we will quickly become the premier Harley-Davidson dealership in the tri-state area.”
This is the third Harley-Davidson dealership to join the APS network. APS is headquartered in Allen, Texas and is owned primarily by funds managed by Wind Point Partners and River Cities Capital.
Angela Murray will serve as the GM and Managing Partner at Powder Keg. She was previously a sales manager at Fort Thunder Harley-Davidson in Moore, Okla. “We are excited to be here. The motorcycle community and local businesses have welcomed us with open arms,” she said. “Our team at Powder Keg Harley-Davidson looks forward to serving the needs of Harley-Davidson riders and enthusiasts in Southwestern Ohio, Indiana, Northern Kentucky and beyond.”
Powder Keg Harley-Davidson is also on the web at powderkeghd.com.
Sunbelt Powersports served as the merger and acquisition advisor in this transaction. Sunbelt Powersports is a division of The Sunbelt Network/MMI Business Brokers, LLC, the largest brokerage network in the world. Based in Irving, Texas, the founders and managing executives of Sunbelt Powersports have over 30 years of combined experience in successfully facilitating the sale and acquisition of top Powersports Industry dealerships. The firm specializes in the sale of the big six powersports dealership brands.