Gene Cottingham

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Gene Cottingham

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Location: Indianapolis

Occupation: Partner at LST Marketing

Sanctioning Body: IMSA, INDYCAR, NASCAR, SCCA

Ambassador Areas: Marketing

Gene Cottingham is an experienced industry executive with the responsibility of steering strategy for LST Marketing, while also leading the Communications pillar of the company. His unique background includes a multitude of leadership experiences, including oversight of finance and administration for CART and the Champ Car World Series as its CFO, as well as creation of a successful marketing and communications company that led to partnership in LST Marketing. With over a decade of experience at PriceWaterhouseCoopers and Deloitte, Gene has worked with global brands and SEC registrants in automotive, insurance, healthcare, and retail.

 

              

5 QUESTIONS WITH AN AMBASSADOR

What do you consider to be the single greatest advancement in motorsport safety in the last 50 years?

The HANS device.

You can either implement one new motorsport rule or get rid of an existing one. Which option do you choose and what rule would it be?

Implement closed cockpits on all cars.

What is your favorite racing circuit and why?

Watkins Glen International. Technical, yet fast circuit. Beautiful area. Wonderful track staff.

Who is your hero?

My father.

What do you hope to accomplish as an MSF Ambassador?

To further the message of safety in motorsport.

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