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Jim Turner Selected as Judge at the The DaVinci Inventor Showcase


Jim Turner Selected as Judge at the The DaVinci Inventor Showcase

October 10, 2012 (Boulder, CO) –. Optibike founder Jim Turner has been selected as a judge for the 2012 DaVinci Inventor Showcase.

Optibike, Turner’s company based in Boulder, won the competition in 2008.

“It is a great opportunity to be a judge at the event that Optibike won when we were starting out. Invention and innovation are key to solving the problems of today and tomorrow. The Inventors’ Showcase helps new inventions get the spotlight they need to move forward,” said Jim Turner.

The DaVinci Inventor Showcase is its largest event, designed to educate the public about new and interesting inventions that will impact how we live in the future. It also is a community of support for the many inventors who work long and hard to bring their creations to life.

“I feel proud to support this organization that helped Optibike propel to the forefront of the electric bike movement. The Inventors Showcase is a great family event to introduce young people to the world of innovation,” Optibike Founder Jim Turner said.

Optibike has been manufacturing American-made electric bikes since 2006 and is the largest U.S. manufacturer of electric bicycles.

“We are thrilled to see a strong movement for electric bikes,” Turner added. “Electric bikes not only allow a person to exercise but also to commute and save money on gas, save time and enjoy the ride.”

All Optibike intellectual property was also designed n the USA. Optibike is one of a few electric bikes companies in the world that owns its intellectual property and manufactures complete bikes. American made Optibikes are acknowledged as the leading high performance electric bike in the world.

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Jim Turner is the Inventor and Founder of Optibike Electric Bikes