Organizers

Our organizers are active leaders in the business community of Boulder. Cycling has been described as “the new golf.” WMV offers a fun and healthy way to network.

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Rob Andrew

Rob is a partner at Lockton Companies, the largest privately held insurance brokerage firm in the world.  Rob specializes in employee benefits and pension consulting.   Early in the morning, late at night, and on the weekends you will generally find Rob out on his bike and active in the Boulder Cycling community.  He is a masters racer for the RealD Cycling Team focusing on road and Cyclocross. Rob is also a co-founder of Cyclists 4 Community.

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Russ Chandler

Russ Chandler is currently the managing owner of Full Cycle, a leading bicycle retailer in Boulder with two locations, and the co-founder and president of Cyclists 4 Community.  Originally from Florida, he founded his first start-up software business in 1991, selling it in 2000.  He’s entered and exited two more since then.  In between, he manages to lose weight and ride faster, occasionally racing.  He continues to involve himself from time to time in startup and growth technology businesses

Scott Fliegelman

Scott is an endurance sports coach, currently working with a mix of amateur runners, cyclists and triathletes.  He also works at Boulder Cycle Sport and enjoys helping make customers’ two-wheeled dreams come true.  In 2005, Scott founded FastForward Sports, which quickly became Colorado’s largest endurance sports group training company, helping 1,000’s of aspiring athletes before selling his company in 2014.  Scott spent nearly 20 years as an avid multisport athlete, having competed in several IRONMAN events, as well as World Championships in 70.3, Duathlon and XTERRA.   These days Scott focuses solely on the bike as a Masters CAT 3 on the road and cyclocross, and in the Expert class on the mountain bike.  In 2017, he plans to take on a number of uniquely harrowing Gravel events.Visit his Linkedin Profile.

Lauren Ivison

Lauren Ivison is managing partner of Range Light, a private investment firm with offices in both Chicago and Boulder. Range Light invests in early and growth-stage active lifestyle and natural foods companies. A Colorado native, she spends her summers riding bikes, swimming, and exploring the high country with her dog Maya, and her winters chasing powder and avoiding the trainer at all cost. She has a weakness for ice cream and international travel and, when possible, likes to combine the two. Visit her Linkedin Profile.

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Eric Long

Eric Long is one of the founders of WMV who along with colleague Ed Messman started the ride in 2000.  Eric is President of First Western Trust Bank in Boulder. He has a long record of assisting companies and their owners with their financing and banking needs.  He is also an accomplished mountain bike/road racer and newbie to off road triathlons.  Eric has won his age group at Mount Evans twice and came in 2nd at the Xterra World Championship Triathlon in 2016. Think twice before challenging him on a climb!  Visit his LinkedIn Profile.

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Rachel Beisel

Rachel is VP of Marketing at Gorilla Logic, an award-winning software consultancy headquartered in Boulder and founder of LeadOut Sales, B2B lead generation consulting company. Originally from Nashville, got her start in marketing and public relations in the country music scene. Amongst many other things, she co-founded the Colorado Women’s Cycling Project, was a board member for the Bicycle Racing Association of Colorado, and is now on the advisory board of the Denver Nordic Association and Inside the Orchestra. She’s an elite road and mountain biker, daily hot yoga addict and soon-to-be instructor, avid climber, trail runner, nordic skier, and is dabbling in biathlon and motocross.

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Tim Stone

Tim Stone is a mortgage banking professional of more than 15 years and is based in Boulder with Wells Fargo Private Banking. Tim spent summers in Boulder as a kid and returned to the area 3 years ago. He was the 50+ Florida State Road Race Champion in 2012. Currently he races as a CAT 3 on the Boulder Cycle Sport CX team and Sklar-RealD Road Race team

Tim is an avid golfer and photographer.