Feedback Sports

Our Company

Doug Hudson – Founder/President

Hometown: Richmond, VA
Currently resides: Golden, CO
Experience: Co-Founder of Chrome (messenger bag company) and has been racing bikes for 15+ years. Doug also has an MSEE. Click here for the whole story.
Favorite movie: This is Spinal Tap
First bike: Sears 20″ with a banana seat.
Batter up/race call-up song: Sabotage – Beastie Boys
Craziest thing you’ve ever seen on a bike: Ned Overend passing me in a race as if I wasn’t moving at all.

Lisa Hudson – Co-Owner/Accounting

Hometown: Sterling, CO
Currently resides: Golden, CO
Experience: Lisa has been riding and racing mountain bikes since 1999 and racing cross since 2008. Back in the day she skateboarded in her wedding dress and was also a PA. Now she handles all medical emergencies and accounting needs for Feedback Sports.
Favorite movie: The Lost Boys
First bike: Huffy
Batter up/race call-up song: Let’s go Crazy – Prince
Craziest thing you’ve ever seen on a bike: A mountain lion.  TWICE!

Jeff Nitta – Vice President

Hometown: Southgate, MI
Currently resides: Denver, CO
Best place you’ve ever ridden a bike: I really enjoyed the tour of the 5 borooughs in NYC (40k people).
What fictional character (film or book) do you wish you could meet?  T-Rex from Jurassic Park, hands down!
What’s your favorite kind of sandwich? Cuban with spicy mustard, my nick name used to be spicy mustard…
Favorite movie quote: Anything in reference in how I like to picture my Jesus…..
As a child, what did you wish to become when you grew up?  Taller.

Kent Fuller – General Manger

Hometown: Muncie, IN
Currently resides: Fort Collins, CO since the age of 3
Best place you’ve ever ridden a bike: Vail Pass
What fictional character (film or book) do you wish you could meet? Chubacca (Star Wars) or Azlan (The Lion, Witch and Wardrobe)
What’s your favorite kind of sandwich? Chicken
Favorite movie quote:  “It’s macaroni niiiight” Rat Race
As a child, what did you wish to become when you grew up? Race Car Driver, Indy 500

Ford Isbey – International Sales Manager

Hometown: Asheville, NC
Currently resides: Fort Collins, CO
Experience:  Ford has 11+years in the Bike Industry.  Previous to that, he had 19 years in Real Estate Sales.
Favorite movie: Contact
First bike: Schwinn Stingray
Batter up/race call-up song: Eminence Front – The Who
Craziest thing you’ve ever seen on a bike: A big horn sheep trying to take a rider down.

Sammy Rutherford – Eastern Sales Manager

Hometown: Jackson, MS
Currently resides: Golden, CO
Best place you’ve ever ridden a bike: COLORADO
What fictional character (film or book) do you wish you could meet? Indiana Jones
What’s your favorite kind of sandwich? NOLA Fried Shrimp Po-Boy
Favorite movie quote: “It is so choice. If you have the means, I highly recommend picking one up” – Ferris Bueller
As a child, what did you wish to become when you grew up? Magnum P.I.!!

Scott Knight – Western Sales Manager

Hometown: Naperville, IL
Currently resides: Broomfield, CO
Best place you’ve ever ridden a bike:  Colorado
What fictional character (film or book) do you wish you could meet?  The Lorax
What’s your favorite kind of sandwich?  Portillo’s Italian Beef
Favorite movie quote:  ‘No one who leads so many could possibly kneel so quickly’ – Superman 2
As a child, what did you wish to become when you grew up? Bo Duke from The Dukes of Hazzard

Will Allen – Product Engineer

Hometown: Cedar Falls, IA
Currently resides: Golden, CO
Best place you’ve ever ridden a bike:  Planet Earth
What fictional character (film or book) do you wish you could meet?  Ron Burgundy
What’s your favorite kind of sandwich? Nutella and Banana
Favorite movie quote: “It’s just a flesh wound.” – Monte Python and the Holy Grail (1975)
As a child, what did you wish to be when you grew up?  Engineer

Mike Guinta – Product Engineer

Hometown: Palos Park, IL
Currently resides: Golden, CO
Best place you’ve ever ridden a bike: Stoker position on a tandem through a crowded bar.
What fictional character (film or book) do you wish you could meet? Captain Jack Sparrow
What’s your favorite kind of sandwich? Anything from Mier’s Deli.
Favorite movie quote: “D’ya like dags?” – Snatch
As a child, what did you wish to become when you grew up? A cowboy. Or a motocross racer. Maybe a mix of both.

Katie Macarelli – Marketing Manager

Hometown: Burlington, CO
Currently resides: Golden, CO
Best place you’ve ever ridden a bike: Mt. Haleakalā / Maui
What fictional character (film or book) do you wish you could meet? Edwina the Dinosaur Who Didn’t Know She Was Extinct
What’s your favorite kind of sandwich? Insalata Caprese
Favorite movie quote: “… But the worst thing I ever done — I mixed a pot of fake puke at home and then I went to this movie theater, hid the puke in my jacket, climbed up to the balcony and then, t-t-then, I made a noise like this: hua-hua-hua-huaaaaaaa — and then I dumped it over the side, all over the people in the audience. And then, this was horrible, all the people started getting sick and throwing up all over each other. I never felt so bad in my entire life.” -Chunk / The Goonies
As a child, what did you wish to become when you grew up? Wonder Woman

Steve Mehne – Technical Support / Warranty

Hometown: Niagara, Wisconsin
Currently resides: Lakewood, Colorado
Best place you’ve ever ridden a bike: Riding up Old Fall River Road in RMNP in the late spring while it was closed to cars. (Then pigging out on bbq at Oscar Blues afterwards.)
What fictional character (film or book) do you wish you could meet? Marty McFly
What’s your favorite kind of sandwich? Burritos. That’s not a sandwich, Steve…
Favorite movie quote:
“…Oh man, I heard what happened to you at your wedding, that was so cold!….”
“No. It felt real good, thanks for bringing that up, man. Hey, my parents died when I was ten would you like to talk about that?”
“No, why would I want to talk about that?”
“I don’t know.” – The Wedding Singer
As a child, what did you wish to become when you grew up? Professional ski tester, now I barely ski, gotta fix that.