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August 2014
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Special Feature
Jim Cozzie: Cross-Training Employees In A New Era
Throughout 2014, PRI's monthly online-only article series presents experts in the fields of retail sales, marketing, management and more. This month, industry veteran Jim Cozzie offers his unique insight on the advantages, and potential pitfalls, of cross-training race shop employees.
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Grand Opening Breakfast To Feature 'Snake & Mongoose'   
This is going to be fun! Drag racing legends Don 'Snake' Prudhomme and Tom 'Mongoose' McEwen will share their colorful racing stories when they join Dave Despain of MAVTV at the PRI Trade Show's Grand Opening Breakfast, kicking off the world's largest annual gathering of motorsports professionals.
Speedway Benefits To Present New Promoters Conference     
More than 200 promoters, race track owners and associated stakeholders are expected to attend the inaugural Speedway Benefits Promoters Conference, which will be held at the Indiana Convention Center in conjunction with the 2014 Performance Racing Industry Trade Show in December.
Sponsor-Attraction Coach To Deliver Seminar At PRI Show 
Renowned motorsports marketing mentor Annamarie Malfitana-Strawhand will share her proven step-by-step process to get the winning marketing mindset, attract more sponsor dollars, boost racing teams and income, and advance driving careers during her exclusive presentation at the 2014 PRI Trade Show in Indianapolis.
Where Racing Gets Down To Business
Elevate Your Marketing Effort With PRI Show Preview Issue
Contents include: Short Course Off-Road Racing Market (Desert Racing Sidebar); PRI Trade Show Preview; Pulleys, Gear Drives & Timing Chains; Fabrication & Welding Equipment; Nostalgia Drags; Wiring; E-commerce; Heat Suppression & Fire Protection Products; and More. Contact a PRI sales manager today!
A Look At Machinery Row & More In August, Now Online 
Machinery Row at the PRI Trade Show features the world's premier race shop machining equipment, and the August edition of PRI Magazine contains an exclusive sneak peek at this year's attractions. Also included in this month's issue are new Sensors for data mining; Small-Liter Engine trends; and much more. Enjoy PRI's August issue online.
Calling All Race Suppliers: Send Us Your Product Info! 
PRI Magazine is widely recognized as the industry's leading source for new race parts, technology and services. And here's your opportunity to be included! Just send a brief write-up or press release and high-resolution image (limit 5MB) of your product to Subject line: New Product.
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August 26, 2014
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August 28, 2014
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Reminder: Join PRI, NSCHoF  At Knoxville VIP Luncheon   

PRI and the National Sprint Car Hall of Fame will once again say "thank you" to those who have established and grown the sport of sprint car racing with a casual luncheon during sprint car racing's busiest weekend. Enjoy food and fun on Friday, August 8, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on the second floor of the NSCHoF at Knoxville Raceway

Historic Agreement: SVRA, General Racing Join Forces 
In a move to broaden the scope and quality of historic and vintage automobile racing, General Racing has merged with the Sportscar Vintage Racing Association (SVRA). General Racing founder Steve Earle will act as an advisor to the SVRA on the organization of its national historic and vintage events throughout the US.   
Impact, MasterCraft Safety Merge To Form Impact Racing
MasterCraft Safety, Inc. recently announced the merger of Impact and MasterCraft Safety, Inc. to form Impact Racing, Inc. The newly created entity is part of a continuing strategy to improve manufacturing efficiencies and customer service. Impact and MasterCraft Safety products will retain their respective brands and logos. 
Industry Mourns Passing Of Safety Pioneer John Melvin 
Dr. John Melvin, a NASCAR consultant and biomedical engineer who dedicated much of his life to determining what causes injuries in race car crashes, died last month. Following a 40-year career at General Motors, Melvin was a major factor in NASCAR's focus on safety after the death of Dale Earnhardt in 2001. 
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