Leading Solutions Provider of Virtual Infrastructure and Cloud Services to Showcase its Brand as Sponsor of Mazda MX-5 Cup Driver on Road Courses throughout North America
ATLANTA – March 11, 2014 – VeriStor Systems, an advanced IT solutions provider specializing in virtual infrastructure and enterprise private, public and hybrid cloud services and solutions, and CJ Wilson Racing, today announced a marketing partnership for Devin Jones, rookie driver of the #35 SCCA Pro Racing Mazda MX-5 Cup Presented by BFGoodrich Tires race car. Together, VeriStor, CJ Wilson Racing and Devin Jones will evangelize VeriStor’s mission to deliver the innovative IT infrastructure that fuels business productivity.
“I am thrilled to have VeriStor again on the hood of my #35 Mazda MX-5 Cup race car for the 2014 season,” said Devin Jones. “VeriStor has an unwavering focus for helping its customers achieve a competitive edge by delivering the innovative IT infrastructure they need for high business performance. I hope to demonstrate that competitive edge on the track with strong success in the Mazda MX-5 Cup series this year. With VeriStor and CJ Wilson Racing there to support me, I am confident in my podium prospects.”
“We are pleased to be partnering with CJ Wilson Racing and Devin Jones for the 2014 racing season,” said Ashby Lincoln, CEO, VeriStor. “At VeriStor we work to help customers do things faster and improve the performance of their critical IT infrastructure. Our sponsorship of this unique sports car racing platform is a fitting – and visible – way to illustrate that mission while achieving national exposure for the VeriStor brand. We are excited to again be partnering with Devin Jones as he makes his foray into the sports car racing world with the experience of CJ Wilson Racing to support him.”
Team owner, CJ Wilson, is also confident that Jones will quickly make an impact and improve the overall quality of the team. “Devin is new to the MX-5 Cup but he has been racing in other series for a number of years. So we really expect him to hit the ground running,” said Wilson. “Having multiple racers that are not only talented behind the wheel but also able to push and challenge each other is going to bring out the best in everyone.”
Jones and the #35 VeriStor Mazda MX-5 will make their first appearance this week, March 12 through 14 at Sebring International Raceway, Sebring, Fla. during the 12 Hours of Sebring race weekend for rounds 1 and 2 of the SCCA Pro Racing Mazda MX-5 Cup Presented by BFGoodrich Tires series. Jones will be racing later this year at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca, Grand Prix of Houston, Canadian Tire Motorsport Park, Road America and Road Atlanta. For more series information, including live on-track timing, visit www.mx-5cup.com.
About Devin Jones
Devin Jones is a young-gun racing stand out with years of both short track racing and road course racing experience including starts in NASCAR Camping World Trucks, Late Model Stocks, Super Late Models and Open Wheel cars. After a successful racing career in go-karts, Bandolero cars, and Legends cars, Jones jumped into his first full-size stock car at age 14, racing in the Pro All Stars Series (PASS) South Super Late Model touring series for two seasons. He has also raced open wheel cars including Skip Barber National Series F2000 and USF2000 formula cars on some of the most famous road courses across the country. His overall racing achievements include 89 feature wins, 87 poles, and eight series championships. He is an INEX Legends “Pro,” a three-time national karting champion, and an International Karting Federation “Expert.” For more information about Devin Jones, please visit: www.devinjonesracing.com.
About CJ Wilson Racing
CJ Wilson Racing, is the professional race team of Major League Baseball star-pitcher for the Los Angeles Angels, CJ Wilson. Formed in late 2010, Wilson established the team with the aim of becoming a championship winning sports car team, competing in multiple racing series throughout North America. The team has a goal of developing a solid footing in motorsports beginning in the SCCA Pro Racing Mazda MX-5 Cup presented by BFGoodrich, and the IMSA Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge Series. CJ Wilson Racing has currently partnered with the CJ Wilson’s Children’s Charities to develop a stronger network to help young hemophilia patients. The charity is focused on awareness and fund-raising efforts to help support families that are raising children with hemophilia. For more information visit: www.cjwilsonracing.com, cjwcc.org, and www.leftylefty.com.
About VeriStor Systems, Inc.
At VeriStor, we design, implement and manage IT solutions that fuel business productivity. As an end-to-end solutions provider, VeriStor specializes in enterprise data storage, virtual infrastructure, public, private and hybrid cloud services, migration, and technology financing. Headquartered in Atlanta, VeriStor delivers solutions nationwide to enterprise and mid-market companies in all industries including financial services, manufacturing, healthcare, education and federal, state and local government. To learn how VeriStor can help you achieve an IT infrastructure that accelerates business growth, improves efficiencies and reduces costs, visit: veristor.com.