DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., April 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- International Speedway Corporation (NASDAQ Global Select Market: ISCA; OTC Bulletin Board: ISCB) ("ISC") today announced the promotion of Daryl Q. Wolfe to Senior Vice President, Chief Marketing Officer following its annual meeting of shareholders.
Wolfe, 44, first employed by ISC in 1995, has been serving as vice president, chief marketing officer since September 2005. As Senior Vice President, he will continue to oversee all corporate and consumer sales, partnership management and integrated media sales for the Company. In addition, he will also work closely with ISC's broadcast network partners focusing on pre-promotion and media sales surrounding the Company's major motorsports events.
"We are pleased to recognize Daryl's dedication and hard work with this well deserved promotion," stated ISC Chief Executive Officer Lesa France Kennedy. "Daryl has been instrumental in securing some of the most significant multi-million dollar sponsorship agreements in ISC's history including Gatorade, Ford, AAA and Kroger. He has earned this opportunity for expanded responsibility through his passion and focused determination to maximize revenue for the Company."
Wolfe received his B.A. in finance from the Florida State University. He lives in Port Orange, Florida with his wife Suzie and his two children.
International Speedway Corporation is a leading promoter of motorsports activities, currently promoting more than 100 racing events annually as well as numerous other motorsports-related activities. The Company owns and/or operates 13 of the nation's major motorsports entertainment facilities, including Daytona International Speedway® in Florida (home of the DAYTONA 500®); Talladega Superspeedway® in Alabama; Michigan International Speedway® located outside Detroit; Richmond International Raceway® in Virginia; Auto Club Speedway of Southern California(SM) near Los Angeles; Kansas Speedway® in Kansas City, Kansas; Phoenix International Raceway® in Arizona; Chicagoland Speedway® and Route 66 Raceway(SM) near Chicago, Illinois; Homestead-Miami Speedway(SM) in Florida; Martinsville Speedway® in Virginia; Darlington Raceway® in South Carolina; and Watkins Glen International® in New York.
The Company also owns and operates Motor Racing Network, the nation's largest independent sports radio network and Americrown Service Corporation(SM), a subsidiary that provides catering services, food and beverage concessions, and produces and markets motorsports-related merchandise. In addition, the Company has a 50 percent interest in the Hollywood Casino at Kansas Speedway. For more information, visit the Company's Web site at www.internationalspeedwaycorporation.com.
SOURCE International Speedway Corporation