Category: From the Regional Executive

December 2017 REMarks

Hello everyone, my name is Chris Gregor and I am the new Regional Executive for the Chicago Region. I would like to thank Rick Bentson for his service on the board and as RE. Rick will still be active as our liaison with Road America as well as helping me with my duties. 

October 2017 REMarks

September was a quiet month, Region-wise, with only 2 Chicago Region events were on the calendar – an evening Track Day event at Autobahn Country club on September 8th and our 6th Solo event of the season at RT66 Raceway on September 24th. I attended both; as a volunteer and participant for the Track Day and as a competitor in the Solo event. It felt good to get behind the wheel again!

August 2017 REMarks

Why do I even bother unpacking? This past weekend, July 29-30 was the second of 3 consecutive weekends I’ll spend a Road America working corners. The first was the vintage race weekend, this past weekend was the Milwaukee Region Cat Majors race, and this coming weekend is the IMSA weekend, for which Chicago Region provides staffing. I’m beginning to feel like a resident.

June 2017 REMarks

June 2017 REMarks

What did you do last weekend? How about the weekend before that? I just returned from the Indy 500, an annual tradition for myself and a group of friends that extends back to 1984. Several of these friends I see only at the Indy 500, yet when we do get together it’s like it was just yesterday.

March 2017 REMarks

Innovation and Change.  As any successful business leader will tell you these are the keys to survival in a competitive world.  Adapt or die.  Charles Darwin’s theory of evolution stated it very succinctly – species that adapt to their changing environment succeed...

2017 January REmarks

Happy New Year! – As the year 2016 is drawing to a close, it’s time once again for the three Rs: Relax, Reflect and Recharge. The relaxing is easy; a long weekend with no...