Pace Joins Road America Board of Directors
Elkhart Lake, Wis., December 18, 2005 -- Road America Board of Director's Chairman, Jonathan Laun, is pleased to announce the addition of Director Ronald Pace. Pace has served as President of Plumbing Americas at Kohler Company since 1999 after joining the company in 1995.
An avid sports car enthusiast, Pace is a Road America shareholder and a member of the Sports Car Club of America. He has been a member of the Porsche Club of America for 20 years and is currently president of the Milwaukee region.
With over thirty years of career growth at Fortune 100 companies, Pace possesses a diversified background in both industrial and consumer markets with assignments in general management, operations, marketing and finance. He holds an MBA in Finance/Marketing and a BA in Economics/Chemistry, both from the University of Connecticut. Since 2003 he has served as a board member for Appleton Paper.
Road America celebrated its 50th Anniversary in 2005. In 2006 it will host eight major weekend races: SVRA Spring Vintage Weekend, May 19-21; AMA Suzuki Superbike Doubleheader and AMA SuperMoto Pro Race, June 1-4; Kohler / SCCA Chicago Region June Sprints®, June 22-25; Ferrari Challenge, July 7-9; Brian Redman International Challenge, July 13-16; Generac 500 American Le Mans Series, August 17-20; VSCDA Elkhart Lake Vintage Festival®, September 15-17; and the Champ Car World Series, September 22-24.