Saxonville/USA Joins Johnson Racing


(Portsmouth, NH, May 8, 2002) Mike Johnson of Salisbury, MA, driver of the #96 NASCAR Busch North Series car, announced today that Saxonville/USA will be an associate sponsor of Johnson Racing for the 2002 season.

The #96 car will carry the Saxonville/USA logo on the hood at the Saturday July 13, 2002 NASCAR Busch North Series 150 lap race at Thompson International Speedway in Thompson, CT. In addition, the Saxonville/USA logo will be carried on the Johnson Racing hauler for the entire season.

Mike and the Johnson Racing team will host a hospitality tent with a catered meal for 250 Saxonville/USA customers, employees, and guests in the trackside hospitality area in turn four of the famed 5/8-mile central MA speedway. There will also be a special meet the driver and autograph session with Mike and some of his friends for the Saxonville/USA guests.

Saxonville/USA, a North Pacific Company, is a leading distributor in the Northeast of performance rated, specialty, and architectural panel products, hardwood lumber, and engineered wood products.

Johnson Racing was represented in this transaction by New England Motorsports Marketing, LLC of Portsmouth, NH.

Contact: Bill Quirk, New England Motorsports Marketing, LLC of Portsmouth, NH.

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