Pedego Electric Bikes Opens in Portland, Maine
June 2, 2021
Locally-Owned Electric Bike Shop Opens Doors to Community; Inspires Connection And Celebrates Outdoor Activity
PORTLAND, Maine—May 28, 2021—Pedego Electric Bikes, a leading electric bike brand, is now open in Portland, Maine. Local owners Glen and Tina Soucie will celebrate the occasion with a community-focused grand opening event on Friday, May 28, from 12-3 p.m.
“We’re excited to give our community the opportunity to enjoy Pedego Electric Bikes as much as we do,” said Glen Soucie, co-owner of Pedego Portland, Maine. “Portland is a popular tourist destination and filled with locals who love exploring the outdoors, making it the perfect place for Pedego Electric Bikes.”
The grand opening event will include a ribbon cutting ceremony, music from a local DJ and refreshments. Pedego CEO Don DiCostanzo and Pedego Director of Business Development Cynthia Newcomb will also be in attendance to connect with local Pedego enthusiasts.
Glen and Tina Soucie have always owned their own businesses, but nothing quite like Pedego Electric Bikes. “The brand is just so much fun, hence the Pedego slogan ‘Hello Fun,’ which compliments the spirit of Portland,” said Tina Soucie. “The local community has already shown great enthusiasm and excitement for the new store, which assures us this is the right home Pedego Portland. We look forward to inspiring the community to connect with one another and to seek out adventures in our beautiful city.”
Don DiCostanzo founded Pedego Electric Bikes in 2008 out of a desire to combine quality and style in the electric bikes category. Pedego Portland joins the over 160 locally-owned Pedego stores throughout the U.S.
“At Pedego, we’re committed to inspiring connection and adventure within each of our communities,” said Cynthia Newcomb, Director of Business Development at Pedego. “We’re a people-oriented, fun-focused company, which is why Portland is the perfect addition to our Pedego family. We look forward to not only providing Portland with the best electric bikes in the world, but also cultivating a community that brings out the best in each other.”
Pedego Portland is located at 105 Fox Street, Portland, Maine. For more information on Pedego Electric Bikes, to find a store or try a Pedego electric bike, visit pedegoelectricbikes.com/portland-me.
About Pedego® Electric Bikes
Founded in 2008, Pedego Electric Bikes offers a line of 20 premium quality electric bikes of different styles and colors, suited for the needs of every Pedego customer. Electric bikes are designed to make outdoor exercise easy and convenient for people of all athletic abilities. Created with a vision to be the best brand of electric bikes, the brand has expanded its footprint to more than 175 locally-owned stores nationwide. Visit pedego.com to find a store or try a Pedego electric bike.
Ellie Holt | 229-869-5305