Dunlop Welcomes Primo Marotto, Manager Amateur Motocross Support

Dunlop is pleased to announce that Primo Marotto has joined the Dunlop team in the position of Manager, Amateur Motocross Support.

Primo brings to this new position an extensive background in the motorcycle industry. He is also well versed in Dunlop's history, products and practices as he worked for the company in various capacities from 1979 to 2002. In this new position, Primo will be responsible for the management of all Dunlop's considerable amateur racing activities, including amateur support selection and allocation, amateur event support and sponsorship, Dunlop's elite Team D program, and the oversight of the amateur support process and sales programs.

"We are excited about having Primo back with the Dunlop motorcycle team," said Mike Buckley, Vice President Motorcycle Tires. "I'm very pleased we were able to fill this important position with someone of Primo's caliber. Primo is a hard-core enthusiast with tremendous industry knowledge and a lot of energy, and he will play a pivotal role in the expansion of Dunlop's amateur racing activities."

Look for Primo at amateur races all across the country this year.
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