Fels named SCCA Pro Racing Public Relations Manager

CENTENNIAL, Colo. (May 13, 2002)-SCCA Pro Racing Ltd. has named Chris Fels its new Public Relations Manager. Fels, 29, joins the SCCA Pro Racing staff having spent the past five years working in hi-tech marketing in Minneapolis, Minnesota. For...

CENTENNIAL, Colo. (May 13, 2002)-SCCA Pro Racing Ltd. has named Chris Fels its new Public Relations Manager.

Fels, 29, joins the SCCA Pro Racing staff having spent the past five years working in hi-tech marketing in Minneapolis, Minnesota. For the past 18 months, he worked with Trans-Am Series competitor Derhaag Motorsports as the public relations and website content manager. His racing resume also includes a two-year association with the Grand Prix of Minnesota.

"I'm very much looking forward to handling public relations activities for the Speed World Challenge and Pro Spec Racer series," said Fels, whose duties will also include managing the content for the SCCA Pro Racing websites. "SCCA is the motorsports leader from the grassroots level up through its professional road racing programs."

"Chris brings a wealth of real-world work experience and a passion for motorsports that makes him a great fit into SCCA and SCCA Pro Racing's strategy," said Eric Prill, SCCA Director of Communications. "In addition to his Pro Racing activities, in the future, we'll also integrate Chris into our SCCA Inc. PR initiatives."

The Des Moines, Iowa native graduated with honors from South Dakota State University in Brookings, South Dakota. He majored in Journalism with a minor in Radio and Television broadcasting.

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