Chris Cornett promoted to Vice President of Facilities and Operations at Watkins Glen International

Watkins Glen International

WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. (August 26, 2016) – Watkins Glen International announced today the promotion of Chris Cornett to Vice President of Facilities and Operations.

Cornett, a Crossnore, N.C. native, joined the team February 2014 as Senior Director of Facility and Operations, where he was responsible for managing all operations and maintenance requirements of the facility and supervising security, guest services, operations, maintenance, fire, EMS and safety teams, while reporting to the track president.

“We are extremely pleased to announce the promotion of Chris Cornett to Vice President of Facilities and Operations,” said Watkins Glen International President Michael Printup. “When you have the opportunity to work with a person like Chris, who encompasses personal and professional values that are bar none, we couldn’t be more proud of his contributions to this facility and our company.”

Prior to his employment at Watkins Glen International, Cornett was the Director of Operations at Texas Motor Speedway where he was responsible for maintenance, operations and oversight of speedway properties and assets. He also served as the Director of Emergency Services at Texas Motor Speedway and was the Levy Restaurants Director of Concessions.

Watkins Glen International is the premier road racing facility in North America, voted “Best NASCAR Track” by readers of USA Today. Tickets for the events remaining in the 2016 season may be purchased by calling 866.461.RACE and online at Keep up with The Glen on Facebook and Twitter.

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