Paul Langley - President
With decades of experience in the powersports market, Paul’s qualifications include executive positions with industry mainstays, Dynojet, SuperTrapp, and Vance & Hines.
Out of the box thinking and a keen understanding of technology coupled with the instincts to leverage it, give Paul the upper hand in a largely traditional market.
Paul leads with a transparent and highly strategic style. A “Plan your work and work your plan” approach to everyday as well as long range goals keeps both he and his Sr Management team focused and effective.
Outside of S&S Cycle, Paul can be found enjoying the twisty local roads on two wheels as well as keeping up on International Road Racing, Flat Track and MotoGP racing efforts.
George Sinn - VP of Finance/CFO
George brings with him 35 years of experience in finance, 25 of which are focused on the motorsports industry. Sinn is a high-caliber financial and accounting executive with a track record of consistent value added and continuous improvement activities.
George holds a BS in Business Administration and CPA Certification. He is well versed in acquisitions, budgeting and forecasting and utilizes internal and external data, including industry knowledge, market activity, competition and economic circumstances.
George is an enthusiast of the motorsports industry but prefers 4 wheels and enjoys camping and time with family and friends.
Scott Sjovall - Chief Project Officer
Having worked at S&S since the early 90’s, Scott is often the go-to for mission critical information. The obsession with performance that drives S&S can often be traced back to Scott’s desk and he has no qualms with torture testing his work on the local roads of Wisconsin.
Leading an extensive team of likeminded engineering and development personnel, Scott has had his hands in many of the innovative products S&S has created throughout his tenure. As a performance focused company, S&S has been involved in countless forms of racing, many of which have gone down the track with more than a little of Scott’s influence.
Scott holds a BS in Mechanical engineering and in his free time, builds and rides motorcycles as well as running up and down the Mississippi on his boat.
Peter D. Winnie - VP of Engineering and Development
Peter brings strong technical leadership to the team with 30 years of experience in the portable power industry. He has been involved in engine and powertrain design and modification the majority his career in both consumer and industrial products. Peter holds a Degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Wisconsin and is experienced in Team Leadership, Product development, Engine design, Emissions compliance, and Vehicle dynamics, as well as materials science and manufacturing processes.
Leading a team of talented and creative Engineers, he is able to drive innovation in all designs. Utilizing state of the art Engineering tools and manufacturing equipment, the team is able to quickly provide high quality products to the customer.
Peter’s passion for performance spills over into his personal life. His current obsession is building high horsepower street rods, but he also enjoys high performance boats and is an avid motorcycle rider.
Paul Devine - VP Sales
Paul’s OEM level experience at Harley Davidson & Buell allows him to see both sides of the dealer network. This unique perspective of the sales channels that impact our company is one of Paul’s greatest assets and one he is often called on to leverage.
He leads a team of highly experienced sales and tech personnel as well as managing our OEM and contract business.
Paul holds B.A. degrees from Ottawa University, in Business Management & in Business Administration; he also holds a minor in Marketing. Outside of work Paul enjoys travel, hunting, fishing, golf and bicycling. Paul is also an avid motorcyclist and can often be found wrist down on the back roads of Southern Wisconsin.
Tee Welton - VP of Operations
Tee comes from an extensive and varied background of manufacturing leadership roles,and has worked around the globe and holds a comprehensive level of education.
Tee has worked in leadership positions in technology focused fields that include factory management at Schott Solar, management and R&D positions at Intel Corporation, and even time at Frito-Lay and NASA. Tee has an eye towards the future and an in depth understanding of lean manufacturing.
Tee holds a Bachelor of Science and Computer Engineering, Masters of Business Administration, Masters of Science, Management and Masters of Science, Electrical Engineering, the later two from MIT. When not refining the manufacturing practices at S&S, Tee coaches basketball and he and his family are avid horse and motorcycle enthusiasts.
Laura Bodenbender - Director of Human Resources & Safety
Laura has 20 years of experience in the Human Resources and Safety Management arenas. She has worked in both public and private sector industries including Philips, Aurora Health Care, Southwest Wisconsin Technical College and 10 years with S&S Cycle.
Laura holds a BS in Finance with an emphasis in Human Resources from Upper Iowa University. She has recruited some of the “best” in the powersports business to advance our company and understands the delicate balance between human and resource.
Her knowledge and thorough approach to managing human capital have proven an asset each time S&S has faced challenging growth cycles.
Laura enjoys spending time with her family as well as camping and fishing.
David Zemla - VP Marketing
David is a motorcycle industry veteran with an impressive track record of marketing successes. Before coming to S&S, he served in marketing leadership positions in several well-known, and successful companies such as Performance Machine, Burly Brand, and Progressive Suspension.
Zemla brings a comprehensive marketing skill set to S&S. In addition to extensive experience with traditional marketing channels, he has expertise in contemporary marketing techniques including content creation, website design and management, social media marketing, and marketing analytics. He also has an in-depth understanding of the technology and best practices to leverage these powerful tools.
David is an avid rider, builds at least one custom bike each year and is a passionate enthusiast of all things two wheeled.