Shearer joins RCR from Churchill Downs, Inc. The graduate of the School of Management from Purdue University also has three years of sales experience in the National Football League working with the Oakland Raiders.
This will be Shearer’s first foray into motorsports.
The event will bring together leaders in education, business and government to discuss best practices for preparing qualified workers, including strategies that integrate STEM education.
This is the third Summit being hosted by UTI, which will be held this Thursday, April 24.
The National Sprint Car Hall of Fame & Museum has announced this year’s featured attraction will be the Salute to Champion Steve Kinser special exhibition.
The display will debut on the weekend of the WoO Mediacom Shootout on June 14.
Sir Stirling Moss has a special connection with Maserati, which is officially celebrating its centennial and is the featured marque of the Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion, that dates back to 1954.
With a racing career that spanned from 1948 to 1962, Moss entered 527 races and finished 375 times.
J & M Speed Center has held the car show every year since Mr. Braybrooks’ passing in 2008. It has helped to carry on his legacy while raising funds to support the Southern California Hospice Foundation and Companion Hospice.
This event takes place on Sunday, May 18, from 7 a.m.–3 p.m.
In addition to being named the Official Bearing of the IHRA, Clevite will also present a special award at IHRA Nitro Jam Drag Racing Series events run in conjunction with the Summit Racing Equipment Pro-Am Tour presented by AMSOIL.
The Clevite Bonus Program will be awarded at events in April, June and July.
Karen Bewley comes to Melling/Dura-Bond from Nickson Industries where she served as the Regional Manager since 2010. She was educated in Edinburgh, Scotland. Karen will report to Bill McCleskey—Melling Western Regional Manager.
Bewley's vast automotive experience will be very valuable to our customer base.
As Senior Vice President, Craig A. Neeb will continue to be responsible for leading ISC's strategic business development opportunities while providing project guidance to the DAYTONA Rising and ONE DAYTONA initiatives.
International Speedway Corporation is a promoter of motorsports activities.
Peter Jung joins NASCAR as Senior Director of Growth Segment Marketing, reporting into Managing Director of Brand and Consumer Marketing Kenny Mitchell. Nicole Smith will serve as Director of Growth Segment Marketing at NASCAR, reporting directly to Jung.
Royal Purple announced that it will serve as the exclusive oil and lubricants sponsor for the Red Bull Global Rallycross Supercar and Lites series through 2015. The multi-year agreement is an extension of the successful partnership established in 2013.
Dave Despain has spent his entire career interviewing racing folks. Now he is embarking on the latest chapter in his career, a new show on MAVTV.“The Dave Despain Show,” debuts on April 25 at 8 p.m. Here is part two of the Q&A with Despain.
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