Advisory Panel Member
William (Bill) Nugent is the owner of Woodstock Harley-Davidson, in Kingston, NY - a full compliment dealership delivering an outstanding customer experience for both Harley-Davidson Motorcycles and Intimidator UTV’s. Purchasing the dealership in 2012, Bill has directed Woodstock Harley-Davidson to one of the industry’s premier locations, serving both the local riding community and tourist alike.
Outside of Woodstock Harley, Bill and business partner Giancarlo LoRusso are active in the facilitation of studio space for the entertainment industry. With the Hudson Valley now emerging as a leader in entertainment production, Bill and Giancarlo focus on converting otherwise vacant industrial space into facilities that allow owners the opportunity to once again, capitalize on their investment. With strong ties to the entertainment industry, Bill and Giancarlo are always seeking opportunities to bring this exciting industry to the Hudson Valley.
Prior to the purchase of Woodstock Harley-Davidson, Bill participated in the inaugural ‘Motorcycle Cannonball’ Run in 2010. This coast to coast timed run was exclusivly limited to only motorcycles produced from 1915 and earlier. Bill participated on his original 1913 Sears, 9 horsepower single speed motorcycle. Now a world famous testament to riding skills, the Cannonball Run tests ones mechanical savvy and sheer personal endurance on a 100 year old machine. Bill’s experience was chronicled in the award winning documentary “White Knuckle.”
In 2008, Bill ‘retired’ from a 25 year career as a commodity floor trader on the New York Mercantile Exchange. As an independent trader, Bill held positions on committee’s such Political action, Charitable, Compliance, Infrastructure, Floor Committee and Finance.
You can visit Bills dealership at www.WoodstockHarley.com
Bill is in no way associated or affiliated with Kestra IS or Kestra AS.