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Kona Bicycles co-founders buy company back from private equity firm

Ferndale-based global bike brand will refocus on relationships

Dan Gerhard, left, and Jake Heilbron, the founders of Kona Bicycles, have purchased their company back from outdoor conglomerate Kent Outdoors. The global bike brand is headquartered in Ferndale. (Photo courtesy of Kona Bicycles)
By Julia Tellman Local News Reporter
Kona Bicycles, the oldest and largest bike company headquartered in Whatcom County, has experienced
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