While the founders all had "real jobs" over the years their true passion has always been motor sports With the development and launch of RACE GAS the new products that are in development they have been able to realize the dream of making their hobby into a career.
Dan has over 23 years of sales, marketing and management experience in various industries. Over the last 15 years, Dan has managed business' as large as $117 million in annual revenue and managed teams as large as 22. In addition Dan has developed strategic account relationships in eight different countries.
Since the early 1980's, Dan has been an avid motor sports enthusiast. Dan started out as a teenager driving a 4-cylinder 914 in parking lot auto cross events. Since then Dan has participated in many high speed events ranging from DE, Time Trial, Autocross and Road Course Racing. Dan has owned three purpose-built race cars and has participated in PCA, Vintage, and NASA, road racing events throughout the United States. Dan is currently an instructor for the Performance Driving School at Brainerd International Raceway.
Mark's background as an entrepreneur goes back over 20 years, the last 15 of which were in the automotive after market. Mark has extensive experience in the automotive after market and motor sports markets alike.
Mark has been a "track rat" for the last 15 years participating in Time Trial, DE and Road Racing. Most recently Mark and his team Tubby Butterman Racing won the 2012 regional championship in the regional ChumpCar World Series. Mark campaigns his BMWS in various other driving events and competition. Mark is also an instructor at the Performance Driving School at Brainerd International Raceway.