Bicycle manufacturing exec earns economic development award

Tim Fry
Tim Fry

Tim Fry, president and chief executive officer of the Mountain Racing Products bicycle components manufacturer in Grand Junction, is the latest winner of an annual award honoring contributions to economic development.

The Grand Junction Economic Partnership presented the Joseph C. Prinster Leadership Award to Fry.

Fry founded MRP in 2000 after working as a corporate litigation attorney in Ohio.

In 2013, MRP was selected among the Colorado Companies to Watch in a program honoring firms that demonstrate high performance in the marketplace. In 2017, MRP was awarded a $250,000 grant through a program offering funding to promote advanced industries in Colorado.

Fry has served more than seven years on the GJEP board of directors, including a stint as chairman.