Our Staff

Custom Bike Manager
Store Manager
Head Mechanic/Fit Specialist
Service Department Manager
Sales Associate
Sales Leads
Mechanic/Service Writer
Builder/Mechanic

 

Custom Bike Manager

Jeff Caulfield

Jeff Caulfield is the head of our custom bike building department. Jeff has a steady hand with the wrench and can build custom bikes faster than anyone else we have ever seen. By our estimates he has built about 5,000 custom Bilda Bikes. Jeff provides priceless feedback about the nuances of each bike that helps us to improve them every season. Jeff also has a Cannondale Caad 10 and CaadX and enjoys riding road and gravel.

Store Manager

Hunter Ducworth

Hunter is the eyes and the ears of the shop and oversees all operations. He is also a Cat 1 cross country mountain bike racer which means he is about as fast as it gets! Hunter also rides road and gravel. He finished fourth this past year at the 2-day Hellhole Gravel Grind stage race. He started as a beach cruiser builder and has worked his way to the top. There is no doubt that this guy has a deep love for all kinds of bikes!

Owner/Founder

Daniel Russel-Einhorn

Shop owner. Founder of Bilda Bike, Coast Cycles, and Affordabike. Danny loves to ride all kinds of bikes. He races triathlon, XC mountain, and gravel. He loves to design urban bikes and commute by bike to work.

Head Mechanic/Fit Specialist

Matty Floyd

Matty is part mechanic/part fitter. He cut his teeth on bike fitting spending 3 years as the bike-guy at TrySports in Mt. Pleasant. After that he came to Affordabike. We sent him to an official GURU fit training and since then he has been steadily booked up! Known as the “fit specialist”, people travel from all around to have Matty fit them. In his spare time, Matty likes to do endurance long-boarding events and he also enjoys riding gravel bikes.

Service Department Manager

David Juliano

David is an urban biker with a fine taste for classic bikes. He has a long history of building his own bikes from the frame up. David is a believer that steel is real and he has several steel bikes with impressive specs. He is a lifetime bike nerd and enjoys learning bizarre facts about bikes and their history!

Sales Associate

Elijah Meadows

Elijah Meadows is one of the main members of our sales team.  He has a passion for road riding and mountain biking. In his spare time you can catch him out on the local trails or climbing up the bridge.  Elijah has an affinity for Norco bikes, he owns a Norco Tactic and a Norco Wolverine.  He attends college at the College of Charleston, where he’s studying secondary education with aspirations to become a high school history teacher.

Sales Leads

Eric Sykes

Eric Sykes is the head of our sales department.  If you have questions regarding new bikes or local riding, he’s your guy.  Eric enjoys mountain biking and loves hitting the local trails. He comes to us with a former education background teaching high school.  He is bilingual and is completely fluent in Spanish. He spent a number of years living abroad in South America.  Eric is married to his lovely wife Jessie and they are expecting twins in the fall of 2019!

Mechanic/Service Writer

Mark Hodges

Mark Hodges is one of our newest mechanics and performs the majority of the service writing. Mechanically minded, he loves to fix bikes and solve problems, getting you back out on the road in a timely manner! Mark enjoys urban riding and can be seen riding around town on his road bike.  He is a senior at the College of Charleston studying computer programming.

Builder/Mechanic

Beau Fister

Beau Fister comes to us with a background in auto-mechanics.  He is interested in all things mechanical! Newer to the cycling world he’s helping man the custom build department as well as helping out with repairs and sales.  He has a passion for mountain biking and loves hitting the local trails.  Beau is an avid Jeep enthusiast and loves the outdoors.