NAZARETH, P.A. (August 28, 2003) -- Nazareth Speedway President Craig Rust recently announced that Eiron Jones has been named Manger of Public Relations for Nazareth Speedway and will be based out of the Watkins Glen, NY office. Her position will...
NAZARETH, P.A. (August 28, 2003) -- Nazareth Speedway President Craig Rust recently announced that Eiron Jones has been named Manger of Public Relations for Nazareth Speedway and will be based out of the Watkins Glen, NY office. Her position will focus primarily on Public Relations efforts for all Nazareth Speedway events and will assist Julie Giese, Director of Public Relations, with Watkins Glen International events.
"We are very excited to have Eiron on our team as we plan for the 2004 NASCAR Busch Series and the Indy Racing League IndyCar Series at Nazareth," said Rust. "Her public relations and communications experience will be an asset to Nazareth Speedway moving into next year's season."
Jones joins us from World Kitchen, Inc. (formerly a division of Corning, Inc.) where she brings extensive knowledge in both marketing communications and public relations. During her career with World Kitchen, she was able to contribute to the successful communication of two corporate acquisitions, including a new corporate identity. In addition, she coordinated local PR and brand/product media efforts across the enterprise through local media outlets, long-lead & short-lead consumer magazines, and trade publications.
Her most recent position was Manager, Brand and Corporate Communications working on projects such as the re-launch of Corelle® including a large media and website component, product placements with various TV series, movies, and consumer publications including Wine Spectator Magazine, Martha Stewart Living, The Food Network & the acclaimed HBO® Series "The Sopranos".
"I am very excited to join Nazareth Speedway and International Speedway Corporation (ISC)," said Jones. "I look forward to the opportunity to foster relationships with the local media and community members in Pennsylvania's Lehigh Valley to help promote and grow events at the 'World's Fastest Mile'."
The 2004 schedule at Nazareth Speedway is set to be released soon and includes the Indy Racing League's Firestone Indy 225 IndyCar Series race on August 29th. Tickets will go on sale later this year. For more information, log on to www.nazarethspeedway.com or call the ticket office at 888-629-RACE (7223).