evan ross

He was worried about bike share’s impact on his business. Now he profits from it

Jonathan Maus (Publisher/Editor) by on May 23rd, 2019 at 1:42 pm

Evan Ross, owner of Cycle Portland bike shop, tours, and rentals on SW 2nd Avenue.
(Photo: J. Maus/BikePortland)


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Bike business entrepreneur launches “Pedalivery” service

Jonathan Maus (Publisher/Editor) by on March 18th, 2010 at 11:53 am

Pedalivery’s flatbed trailer delivery bike.
(Photo: Evan Ross)

Evan Ross, owner of Portland Bicycle Tours, has added yet another bike-based business to his repertoire — Pedalivery.

Ross already offers bike tours, rentals, bike-share, service and repair from a shop space in Old Town (that he shares with Portland Pedicabs and Icicle Tricycles). Now he’s got a delivery service too. Ross says he launched Pedalivery back in December when his other businesses slowed down in the off-season. “Tours and rentals were slow and I had enough random inquiries and interest in deliveries, so I decided to build a website and roll with this idea.”[Read more…]