David Strahan has been promoted to Senior Director of Sales at Daytona International Speedway, Track President Joie Chitwood III announced.

Strahan, who joined Daytona International Speedway in August 2013, will oversee the sales department at the “World Center of Racing.” He will also continue to spearhead the “We Built Daytona” platform, which is designed specifically for partners involved in the construction of DAYTONA Rising, the $400 million frontstretch renovation project.

“With David’s leadership and expertise, he has quickly become an integral part of the team,” Chitwood said. “His promotion is well deserved and we look forwarding to his ongoing contributions.”

Prior to joining Daytona International Speedway, Strahan for the past 10 years has served as a Senior Account Manager and Account Executive at Indianapolis Motor Speedway where he secured, developed and executed sponsorship programs.

Strahan is a graduate of Ball State University.

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