New RoadBike Mag Editor Eric Putter
Magazine publisher TAM Communications named Eric Putter as editor of RoadBike, the best selling, all-metric motorcycle magazine. Eric joins Thunder Bob at the Indy Dealernews show in February, 2007. Putter, formerly an editor at Cycle World, Primedia and Hi-Torque Publications, also has a long list of freelance credits,which include most major streetbike, dirtbike and ATV publications in the United States.
In addition to his magazine experience, Putter, 42, has gained a broad perspective on the powersports industry in other roles during his 23-year career. Most recently, he served as marketing manager for Lockhart Phillips USA. Heâ€™s also been an account executive for Kawasakiâ€™s public-relations agency, written copy for Yamaha advertising campaigns and worked at one of Americaâ€™s first Honda dealerships.