Mid-Ohio expands staff

Truesports, Incorporated Expands Staff With Additions Of Ackford, Meadows DUBLIN, Ohio (March 1, 2006) -- TrueSports, Incorporated, owner and operator of Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course and The Mid-Ohio School, today announced a pair of staff ...

Truesports, Incorporated Expands Staff With Additions Of Ackford, Meadows

DUBLIN, Ohio (March 1, 2006) -- TrueSports, Incorporated, owner and operator of Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course and The Mid-Ohio School, today announced a pair of staff additions in its communications and operations departments.

Longtime TrueSports employee Cheryl Meadows has returned to the firm as call center and accounting manager, while Rebecca Ackford has joined the company as media and communications coordinator.

"We're pleased to have Cheryl back with us and to welcome Becky to our team," said TrueSports President Michelle Trueman Gajoch. "Their experience and enthusiasm will be invaluable as we open one of our biggest seasons yet and continue to build our business."

Meadows has held numerous positions over a 23-year career with the company. She previously served as an accountant, ticket office manager, event administrator, registrar and volunteer coordinator. She will now be responsible for call center operations for Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course and accounting for The Mid-Ohio School.

Ackford will manage all corporate and event media relations, as well as sponsor, participant, industry and community public relations activities. She also will oversee the creation and production of company and event publications, and assist with event promotions.

A recent graduate of the Sport Management Master's Degree Program at The Ohio State University, Ackford has completed marketing internships with the NHL's Chicago Blackhawks and MAX Sports Center. She was previously a promotions manager for the Athletics Department at Miami University, where she earned an undergraduate degree in health and sports studies.

Founded in 1981 and headquartered in Dublin, Ohio, TrueSports, Incorporated is a privately held motorsports entertainment enterprise. The company owns and operates Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course and The Mid-Ohio School, and promotes a wide variety of motor racing, driver and rider instruction, corporate, and family entertainment events throughout the year.

Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course is a 2.4-mile, 15-turn permanent road racing circuit in Lexington, Ohio. Located 60 miles north of Columbus and 75 miles south of Cleveland near Mansfield, the track has been called the most competitive in the U.S. and annually hosts a diversity of locally, regionally and nationally sanctioned racing events for amateur, club and professional riders and drivers.

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