BK Racing announced today that Ryan Tuttle has joined the team as Manager of Partnership Sales.
Tuttle brings over eight years of sales, client services, and business development experience to the team. Having studied Sports Marketing at Winston Salem State University and worked with the Durham Bulls Baseball Club, Tuttle also brings extensive experience in sponsorship sales for sports teams. Tuttle also has an excellent record for generating business for numerous companies including RingCentral, Hatch Early Learning, Verizon Wireless, and AT&T Mobility. Some of Tuttle’s accolades include 2012 Winners Circle – Verizon Wireless and 2014 Band Aid for Burn Survivors Co-Chair.
Assuming a wide scope of responsibilities at BK Racing, Tuttle will be responsible for new sponsorship business development and growing existing sponsorships. He will also assist BK Racing CMO, Doug Fritz, with on-boarding new sponsors, sponsorship renewals, and new sponsors’ at-track and in-market activation.
“I’m excited to join BK Racing as their Manager of Partnership Sales,” said Tuttle. “To be able to help build onto the success that everyone at BK Racing has already achieved is a tremendous opportunity. I look forward to working with our existing sponsors as well as help new companies grow their brands with BK Racing in 2017.”
“Ryan is going to make an excellent addition to our team,” said Doug Fritz, Chief Marketing Officer at BK Racing. “Together we will work to build on the momentum from our very successful 2016 season. BK Racing has a very talented group of young drivers this year, and we believe these drivers will represent our sponsors very well. We are all looking forward to showcasing what we can do starting at Daytona in a couple weeks.”