ONE Industries appoints McGuane as CEO
PRESS RELEASE: SAN DIEGO, Sept. 18, 2013 — ONE Industries Corp., recently acquired by Transom Capital Group, has appointed Jeff McGuane as President & CEO.
Russell Roenick, managing director of Transom Capital Group said, ” McGuane comes to ONE Industries with extensive global management experience. He began his career with Cannondale and for the past 20 years has ascended to hold multiple international leadership roles building an imprevssive background in product creation, marketing, sales and global operations.”
McGuane most recently held the position of Global President of Dorel’s Cycling Sports Group – leading the Cannondale and GT brands worldwide.
“ONE Industries is a recognized leader in the action sports industry and has substantial room to grow. We are confident that McGuane’s breadth of experience leading innovative and product-centered brands will expand ONE Industries’ position as a leader in the motocross and mountain bike communities. Jeff understands the enthusiast customer and how to meet his or her needs.”
Assuming the San Diego based role of CEO from September McGuane said, “ONE Industries and SixSixOne are great brands with great products and a strong heritage in the action sports industry. I am thrilled to have been chosen to lead this team on its continued journey to develop innovative products that inspire action sports enthusiasts around the world.”
Founded in 1997, ONE Industries’ produces category-leading protective gear, helmets, gloves, graphics, hard parts, and racewear for hardcore motocross and mountain bike riders all over the world under the ONE, SixSixOne, TAG Metals, and Sunline brands, respectively. ONE Industries has been recognized as a world leader since it was founded, and has a brand synonymous with excellence amongst gravity junkies. It sells its products through network of retailers and distributors worldwide.