The BERN brand was founded by Dennis Leedom in July 2004. Dennis is passionate about skiing, motorcycling and surfing and has made head protection in sports his mission.
He took part in the development and management of the Leedom helmet brand between 1997-2003. He used different helmets for his various activities when all of a sudden he decided to embark on the BERN adventure.
In 2004, he gathered and hired a team of partners to develop the future leading bicycle helmet brand: BERN.