September 30, 2019 – Spartanburg, SC – Contec customers, employees and their families got together at the NASCAR XFINITY race on Saturday, September 28 at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Contec sponsored the number 4 car with JD Motorsports for the second primary sponsorship this year. Driver Garrett Smithley visited Contec’s hospitality area before the race to meet with customers and employees.
In Saturday’s qualifying session, Smithley placed 27 with an average speed of 96.6 mph. In stage 3 of the race, the #4 car had transmission problems and had to exit the race to finish 33 overall.
Employees and their families met at Contec early Saturday afternoon to take the bus to Charlotte. Once at the race, employees sat together in the grandstands to cheer on the #4 Contec car!
Contec also sponsored a hospitality section where managers and sales representatives hosted customers before and during the race.
Additionally, Contec’s first TV commercial aired twice during the race, broadcast on NBCSN.
“Everyone at JD Motorsports were incredibly accommodating,” says Matt Schiering, Chief Marketing Officer with Contec, Inc. “From Garrett coming to the hospitality section to their openness with our customers on pit road, we had a wonderful time. Contec is excited to extend our partnership into 2020!”