Kevin Benjamin joined Medalist Sports in November 2012. Kevin coordinates with each events project team to maintain internal accountability, project management oversight, as well as facilitate external communication with clients. Kevin’s primary events are 2013 UCI Para-Cycling Open, 2013+ USA Cycling Professional Championship, 2014 UCI Para-Cycling World Championship and the 2015 UCI Road World Championships.
Kevin has worked with Medalist Sports on a per event contract basis since 2004, working on events such as Tour de Georgia, Amgen Tour of California and USA Pro Challenge.
Prior to joining Medalist Sports, Kevin worked in Retail Management for 20 years working with REI and Adventure 16. Store Management roles gave Kevin invaluable Team Leadership, Communication and Customer Service skills. While in a Visual Leadership role with REI, he led project teams in opening new REI stores to ensure a successful, efficient and effective Store Opening.
Most recently, Kevin took an opportunity to make a career change by guiding Mountain Bike trips in Moab, UT with Rim Tours Mountain Bike Adventures. His passion for cycling and adventure, coupled with his customer service/communication skills, allowed him to guide clients through a trip of a lifetime.
Kevin is a graduate of Musician’s Institute in Hollywood, CA. Majoring in Guitar Studies.
Kevin is an avid cyclist that loves the sport of cycling and looks forward to his next road ride on meandering country roads.