The RPM Promoters Work Shop



LAKE MARY, FL, February 10, 2005   In the Grand Ballroom at the
Orlando Marriott Lake Mary, February 10, Tom Curley, promoter of Thunder Road (VT)International Speedbowl, was revealed as the 29th Auto Racing Promoter of the Year by Racing Promotion Monthly, the idea newsletter for auto racing promoters.

 Curley received the industry's most prestigious award on
his third nomination.  The ceremony was part of the 32nd Annual RPM
Promoters Workshops, a forum and trade show for over 600 promoters, which concluded Saturday, February 12, at the hotel.

 The Auto Racing Promoter of the Year is selected annually in balloting by promoters nationwide.

Honored as Regional Auto Racing Promoters of the Year were

Frank Plessinger, Hagerstown (MD) Speedway;

The Stone Family and Ted Austad, Oglethorpe (GA) Speedway;

Dick Chrysler, Kil-Kare (OH) Speedway;

Bob Allen, Arlington & Redwood (MN) Speedways;

Robert Lawton, Boone (IA) Speedway;

Lanny Edwards, Devil's Bowl, Lawton & State Fair Speedways (TX, OK);

John Padjen, Silver Dollar & Placerville (CA) Speedways

Two other awards were presented during the ceremonies.  Rex Robbins,
founder of the American Speed Association, received the sixth annual
Stew Reamer Service Award, recognizing lifetime service to the weekly auto racing industry.

National Speed Sport News, presented the sixteenth
annual National Speed Sport News Award for outstanding annual short track event to the Winternationals, held annually at East Bay (FL) Raceway.   

The Lake Mary Workshop is the second event of the 32nd RPM Promoters
Workshops Series and the 89th produced by RPM during its 32-year run. 

The RPM Promoters Workshops and Racing Promotion Monthly, the idea
news letter of auto racing promoters, are produced with the support of K&K Insurance Group, Inc. and Hoosier Racing Tire.  More information is available from RPM at 920-294-0830, or on the World Wide Web at




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