CASCAR names investment partner

CASCAR and Game Plan LLC team up. London, Ontario - Game Plan LLC, a Boston based sports investment banking firm, has been retained to assist the Canadian Association of Stock Car Auto Racing ("CASCAR") in acquiring expansion capital and in ...

CASCAR and Game Plan LLC team up.

London, Ontario - Game Plan LLC, a Boston based sports investment banking firm, has been retained to assist the Canadian Association of Stock Car Auto Racing ("CASCAR") in acquiring expansion capital and in developing strategic financial relationships. "We are very excited about the future of CASCAR and see incredible growth over the next five years with the addition of new financial resources to fuel that growth," said Tony Novotny, founder of CASCAR. Game Plan President, Randy Vataha, added, "Tony Novotny has built the platform for stock car racing in Canada and with new investment, CASCAR should experience the same explosive growth that stock car racing has achieved in the US. We believe that CASCAR is the next great sports business success story."

CASCAR is the premier sanctioning body for stock car auto racing in Canada. CASCAR is featured across Canada with major events in the Toronto, Vancouver, Calgary, Edmonton, Hamilton/London, Montreal and Quebec City market areas. The CASCAR Super Series is televised by Rogers Sportsnet, a leading sports cable provider in Canada. This weekend concludes the 2002 racing season with a major event at the Delaware Speedway in London, Ontario.

Game Plan LLC is a Boston based investment banking firm that specializes in sports properties. FleetBoston, the seventh-largest financial holding company in the U.S., owns an interest in Game Plan. Game Plan has extensive experience in Canada with clients that have included George Gillett in his acquisition of the Montreal Canadiens, the Ottawa Lynx, the Calgary Stampeders and the Canadian Football League. Game Plan is currently representing the Ottawa Senators and Corel Centre in connection with the sale of the team and arena complex.

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