VENTRILO SPONSORS NO.
15 CAMRY AT GATEWAY
N.C. – July 15, 2009 – Ventrilo, a product of Flagship Industries and the
premier group voice communications program used in internet-based tournaments
and multiplayer games, announced last week that they will be the presenting
sponsor for the Missouri-Illinois Dodge Dealers 250 presented by Ventrilo at
Gateway International Raceway on July 18, 2009. To complement the
presenting race sponsorship, Ventrilo is proud to announce the sponsorship of
Germain Racing’s No. 15 Ventrilo Camry which will be driven by Michael Annett
in Saturday night’s NASCAR Nationwide Series race. This will be the second time
Ventrilo has been on board the No. 15 Ventrilo Camry this season; the first was
at Daytona International Speedway (Daytona Beach, FL) on July 3, 2009.
a long time race fan, I’m excited to expand our continuing partnership with
Germain Racing,” said Brian Knapp, president, Flagship Industries. “This
is the perfect avenue to expand awareness of the Ventrilo brand beyond the
traditional user in the online computer gaming industry.”
spring, Ventrilo embarked on a growing NASCAR sponsorship program. The St.
Louis area-based company announced sponsorship of Germain Racing’s No. 30
Ventrilo Tundra driven by Todd Bodine for three NASCAR Camping World Truck
Series races – Kansas Speedway (Kansas City, KS), Bristol Motor Speedway
(Bristol, TN) and Gateway International Raceway. Since the announcement in
April, Ventrilo has added sponsorship of the No. 30 Ventrilo Tundra at O’Reilly
Raceway Park (Indianapolis , IN), the No. 15 Ventrilo Camry at Daytona and
presenting sponsorship of the NASCAR Nationwide Series at Gateway to the
company’s expanding sponsorship program.
Brian Knapp grow more and more excited about the branding opportunities
available to Ventrilo with Germain Racing has been a great pleasure. We
kicked off our relationship with Ventrilo in the Truck Series at Kansas
Speedway, and we enjoyed giving them a great race at Daytona with the No. 15
Ventrilo Camry. Everyone at Germain Racing is looking forward to running
the Ventrilo Camry at Gateway, a track where our team has a strong record of
success,” said Mike Hillman Sr., general manager of Germain Racing and crew
chief for Iowa-native Michael Annett and the No. 15 Ventrilo Camry.
Camry driver Michael Annett is in his rookie year driving in NASCAR’s
second-highest division. Annett has earned wins in the ARCA RE/MAX Series and
has enjoyed some very strong runs in the No. 15 Camry this season.
was a great opportunity to have Ventrilo as a sponsor on the hood of our No. 15
Toyota Camry at Daytona, and I’m looking forward to having their support this
weekend at Gateway as well,” said Annett. “As a competitor in the Nationwide
Series, it’s always exciting to have the involvement of a new sponsor in our
division, both on our No. 15 Ventrilo Camry and as a presenting sponsor of the
race. With the Missouri-Illinois Dodge Dealers 250 presented by Ventrilo being
a non-companion Nationwide Series event, this should really give Ventrilo and
our No. 15 Germain Racing team a chance to shine.”
for the No. 15 Ventrilo Camry at Gateway International Raceway on Saturday
night, July 18, 2009. Tune in to ESPN 2 at 9:30 PM Eastern to see the action.
will next be on track with Germain Racing’s No. 30 Ventrilo Tundra on Friday
night, July 24th at O’Reilly Raceway Park, followed by Bristol Motor
Speedway on August 19th and Gateway International Raceway on September 12th.
Racing is located in Mooresville, N.C. The race team debuted in the NASCAR
Camping World Truck Series in 2004 and has collected 18 wins, six pole awards
and one championship in four full-time seasons of Camping World Truck Series
competition, along with four consecutive top-five points finishes. In 2008,
Germain Racing added a full-time NNS team to its ranks, earning an eighth-place
points finish in the team’s first full-time season in NNS. To put your company’s
marketing efforts into high-gear, visit www.germainracing.com to learn about becoming a Germain
Industries Inc, located in Maryville, Illinois, was founded in 2003 to pursue
the development and marketing of the Ventrilo product line which was originally
started in the spring of 1999. Due to its superior sound quality, reliability,
scalability, user interface and ever evolving feature set, Ventrilo has become
the preferred group communications tool. Ventrilo 3.0.0 is the next
evolutionary step of Voice over IP (VoIP) group communications software.
Ventrilo is also the industry standard by which all others measure themselves
as they attempt to imitate its features. More information can be found at www.ventrilo.com.
3D Rendering of the Ventrilo No.15 Camry by Germain
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