The Early Years
Business idea visualized when the founder took a cross-country trip.
ROADGEAR was incorporated in the State of New York in September. Business located in Ossining, New York.
First ad appeared in Motorcyclist and Cycle World Magazines in December for ROADGEAR winter riding gloves.
First order for a pair of Winter Riding Gloves received on December 4, 1991 via company's toll free number.
Additional ads placed in the American Motorcyclist and Rider Magazines, starting with their January issues.
Only product sold in the first full year of operations were three styles of riding gloves.
First brochure mailed.
Product line expansion into leather jackets.
First catalog developed and mailed.
Product line expansion into soft luggage and accessories.
Company moved its operations to Pueblo West, Colorado.
Product line expansion into Cordura jackets, gloves and pants.
Customers in every state of the US, Canada and in 39 foreign countries.
Web site launched.
Product line expansion into Hi-Tec Boots.
2007 and beyond
The company remains committed to serving the motorcyclist in the best manner that it knows how. Sales, product line expansion and customer satisfaction continue to grow!