Tim Olson Joins Yamaha as Off Road Media Relations Manager

April 30, 2007….Yamaha Motor Corporation’s motorcycle division is pleased to announce that famed moto-journalist Tim Olson has joined the Yamaha motorcycle marketing team as Off-Road Media Relations Manager.

“Tim has a tremendous industry background, strong journalism skills, and is one outstanding off road rider and competitor” said Motorcycle Marketing Manager, David Docktor. “We welcome him to the Yamaha family and know that he will be a valuable asset to our team for many years to come.”

“I’m extremely excited to join the Yamaha Team” said Olson. “Yamaha has always been a big part of my family since I was a kid and now I’m honored to be part of theirs.”

Tim Olson begins his career with Yamaha today, Monday April 30th.