Electric scooter company Vectrix Corp. has named a director of sales in North America and five regional sales managers responsible for dealer development and sales.
Victor Pritzker has been named director of sales, North America. He will oversee the North American sales force for Vectrix, and also maintain direct responsibility for Vectrix sales and dealer development in northern California, Washington and Oregon.
A lifelong motorcyclist, Pritzker most recently served as Vectrix sales manager in the western United States. Prior to joining Vectrix, he worked as regional sales manager at United Motors, where he acquired more than 25 new dealerships during his first 18 months there. Prior to that, he held sales positions at Circuit 1, Avista Advantage and Musco Sports Lighting.
The regional sales managers include:
Doug Whelan, regional sales manager, Southeast. Whelan most recently served as district sales manager for Arctic Cat Inc. He has also worked for Hertz/Penske Inc., Polaris Industries, Bombardier Motor Corp. of America, Piaggio USA, Aprilia USA, Scorpion Sports Inc. and Vento North America. Based in Lawrenceville, Ga., Whelan will be responsible for Vectrix sales and dealer development in North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Georgia, Alabama, Mississippi and Florida. He can be reached via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Matt Biedka, regional sales manager, Northeast. Biedka most recently served as national sales manager for Devon Motorcycles in Pennsylvania. In his prior role for KTM North America, he handled sales and dealer development and served as sales instructor for new dealer training. Based in Southhampton, Pa., Biedka will be responsible for sales and dealer development in Maine, Vermont, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Connecticut, New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware, Maryland, Washington DC, West Virginia, Virginia and Kentucky. He can be reached via email at email@example.com.
Chuck Schram, regional sales manager, Midwest. Schram has served as a dealer development specialist for Polaris and Piaggio. Based in Eagan, Minn., Schram will be responsible for Vectrix sales and dealer development in Minnesota, Wisconsin, Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Michigan and Ohio. He can be reached via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Jason Browning, regional sales manager, Southwest. Browning most recently served as district sales manager for Bombardier Recreational Products. Prior to that, he served as district sales manager for Yamaha Motor Corp. Based in Spring Hill, Kan., Browning will be responsible for Vectrix sales and dealer development in Colorado, New Mexico, Texas, Kansas, Oklahoma, Missouri, Arkansas and Louisiana. He can be reached via email at email@example.com.
John Cupp, regional sales manager, West. Most recently, Cupp most recently served as Southwest sales manager for Ducati North America Inc. He started his career at American Honda Motor Co., in the customer support department, and then was promoted to District Sales Manager for North Carolina, responsible for a territory comprising 37 dealerships. Based in Huntington Beach, Calif., Cupp will be responsible for sales and dealer development in the Southwest, including Southern California, Nevada, Arizona and Utah. He can be reached via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
"We expect significant growth in our dealer network in the coming months," Pritzker says.