Media Invite - "State of INDYCAR" Address by Randy Bernard, CEO, INDYCAR

Media are invited to join Mr. Randy Bernard, CEO of INDYCAR for a presentation on the status of the IZOD IndyCar Series, focusing on the important new elements in 2012. Mr. Bernard will also provide an update on the growth plans of the series.

WHAT: An overview of INDYCAR from the perspective of its business plan, on-track performance and current 2012 season – a year marked by important innovations (debut in Canada of the new 2012 Indy car, renewed engine competition and fresh Canadian talent, James Hinchcliffe).

WHO: Randy Bernard, CEO of INDYCAR

WHEN: Monday, May 14, 2012, 11:15 a.m. to Noon
11:15 a.m. – Presentation
11:45 a.m. – Questions & Answers period, one-on-one interviews

WHERE: Lakeside Room at Allstream Centre (Exhibition Place, Toronto, ON)

In March 2010, Bernard joined INDYCAR as chief executive officer.  Bernard supervises all aspects of the IZOD IndyCar Series, the top level of open-wheel racing in North America, and Firestone Indy Lights, the official developmental series for those striving to reach the IZOD IndyCar Series.

Prior to joining INDYCAR, Bernard served as CEO of Professional Bull Riders, Inc. Under his leadership, the PBR became one of the fastest growing sports properties in North America, an accomplishment that upheld the vision of the founding members of the organization to revolutionize bull riding and establish it as a stand-alone sport.

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Information and RSVP:
Kathleen Stelmach
(416) 341-9929 ext. 227 /(647) 830-0354
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