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Palm Beach International Raceway Expands Sales and Marketing Team

Tuesday, June 11, 2019
JUPITER, Fla (June 11, 2019) — Palm Beach International Raceway (PBIR), an acclaimed motorsports and entertainment facility located in Jupiter, Fla., has expanded their sales and marketing team. 
Joining the PBIR team are: Hector Scarano, director of corporate partnerships for Palm Beach International Raceway; and Joshua Stowell, sales and marketing specialist for Palm Beach International Raceway.
Located at IRG Sports + Entertainment’s (IRGSE) West Palm Beach, Fla., headquarters, Scarano and Stowell report directly to IRGSE Senior Director of Corporate Partnerships & Industry Relations Dana Landry.
“It’s great to have these talented individuals join the PBIR team,” Landry said. “They have an outstanding track record of building and growing relationships with new and existing partners. They offer valuable experience in the sports industry and marketing fields to create greater brand awareness for our partners at PBIR.”   
Hector Scarano
Scarano, a motorsports industry veteran, holds a degree in Political Science from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and a J.D. from The John Marshall Law School in Chicago, Ill. He previously served as Chief Strategy Officer of IHR Management Group, LLC and Vice President, Sales & Marketing for Andretti Autosport. Through his current role, Scarano will oversees business development, marketing and sales activities across all IRGSE properties.
Josh Stowell2
Stowell, who holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in Marketing from Florida Atlantic University, has worked for a range of professional sport teams including the Miami Dolphins, the Florida Panthers and the Florida Launch. He has specialized in marketing and ticket sales, creating marketing and promotional campaigns to increase ticket sales and build brand awareness.
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 About IRG Sports + Entertainment:
IRG Sports + Entertainment™ (IRGSE), a TPG Specialty Lending Inc. portfolio company, is a leading marketer and promoter of sports and live entertainment experiences in the United States, Canada, Bahamas, New Zealand and Australia. The company owns and operates four motorsports facilities: Palm Beach International Raceway™ (PBIR), Memphis International Raceway™ (MIR), Maryland International Raceway™ (MDIR) and Cordova International Raceway™ (CIR); three sanctioning bodies: International Hot Rod Association™ (IHRA), IHRA Australia™ and International Roll Racing Association (IRRA); as well as the  Bertil Roos Racing School, Hooked On Driving Southeast Region™ (HOD) and Palm Beach Driving Club™ (PBDC). IRGSE properties promote more than 1,150 motorsports, live entertainment and corporate events annually at its venues and within its series. For more information, please visit, follow @IRGSports on Twitter and LinkedIn.