Motion Industries (Mi)–the distributor of maintenance, repair and operation replacement parts and industrial technology solutions headquartered in Birmingham, Alabama–has announced the promotions of Joe Limbaugh to executive vice president – chief operations officer (COO) and James Howe to executive vice president – chief commercial officer/chief technology officer, effective June 1. Both will continue to report
Dayco, a leading engine products and drive systems supplier for the automotive, industrial and aftermarket industries, is pleased to announce the promotion of four aftermarket team members – Jay Buckley, Jerry Reeves, Jon Crawford and Sheila Mann – bolstering team dynamics and enabling a more robust customer experience. Jay Buckley has accepted the role of Director
Speedway Motors has announced three promotions within the Lincoln, Nebraska-based company. Betsy Grindlay has been promoted to Vice President of People, Purchasing & Marketing. She was most recently Director of Marketing & People Operations. She first began with Speedway Motors as Ecommerce/Web Content Manager and was later promoted to Brand Marketing Manager. Her background includes
Speedway Motors, a manufacturer, retailer and distributor of high-quality automotive parts and racing products, announced three recent promotions within the company. “As a 70-year retailer, manufacturer and distributor of automotive parts,” said Chris Chance, Vice President of Speedway Motors, “we truly understand the stamp of quality. As we’ve continued to grow, we know that our success
NGK Spark Plugs, the world’s leading ignition and sensor specialist, has announced two promotions with its leadership team. Franchelle Thomas has been promoted to Director of Culture, Communication, and People, filling a recently vacated position. Thomas was previously the General Manager of Human Resources NGK Spark Plugs (U.S.A.), Inc., and will add to her responsibilities Human
VP Racing Fuels has announced their new promotions from within their company for the positions of Vice President of Marketing, and Vice President of Branded Retail.
SRO Motorsports America has announced staff promotions and additions to strengthen its growth in North America. Effective immediately, Brian Hughes was promoted to VP, Operations. He is recognized as a leading logistics and operations professional within both motorsports and corporate settings. Prior to joining SRO America, Hughes had extensive experience with ChampCar, IMSA, and NZR
NASCAR has announced that Brad Moran has been promoted to NASCAR Cup Series Managing Director, and Seth Kramlich will transition to NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Managing Director. Most recently, Moran held the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Managing Director position. Kramlich moves to his new role after three years as NASCAR Xfinity Series Assistant
Two industry veterans recently received promotions at Speedway Motorsports, as Mike Burch has been named the company’s chief operating officer, while Jerry Caldwell was promoted to president of Bristol Motor Speedway. The promotions were announced by Speedway Motorsports President and CEO Marcus Smith. Burch, who joined Speedway Motorsports in 2003, most recently served as chief
In support of breast cancer research, Lubrication Specialties Inc., manufacturer of Hot Shot’s Secret performance fuel and oil additives and ADRENALINE race oil, announce a contribution of $5,950 to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation.
Goodson Tools & Supplies for Engine Builders, Winona, MN has named Roger Schumacher president, effective January 1, 2018. Schumacher, who has been with Goodson since 2000 serving as the company’s Controller and since 2012, as Goodson Operations Manager, replaces Juan Roche, who is retiring after 35 years with Goodson. Roque has been part of the automotive
The program is just one way for Melling to say thank you to all of the participating Contingency Connection tracks, series, racers, and fans in 2017.