Rodale Press, Emmaus, Pa., merged the ad sales and marketing staffs of Mountain Bike
, creating a new organization to be known as Rodale Cycling. Backpacking
Associate Publisher Nicholas Freedman and Mountain Bike
Publisher Nelson Pena were named publishers of the group. Michael Greehan, current publisher of Bicycling
, is leaving the company. Peter Sikowitz, executive editor of Bicycling
, also is leaving and will be succeeded by Bill Strickland, a former managing editor.
Copyright March 1999, Crain Communications Inc.