April 26, 2016

Richard Petty Motorsports Partners with JACOB Companies as Associate Partner

MOORESVILLE, N.C. (April 26, 2016) – Returning for a second year in 2016, JACOB Companies has partnered with Richard Petty Motorsports and the No. 44 team as an associate partner. JACOB Companies joined Richard Petty Motorsports in 2015 and is continuing the partnership through the 2016 season with Brian Scott and the No. 44 team.\r\n\r\nJACOB Companies is a nationwide full service General Contractor offering design, development, construction, technology and management services to a diverse portfolio of clients in various industries. JACOB Companies specializes in High Rise Structures, Universities, Hotels, Automotive Dealerships, Athletic Facilities both Professional and Collegiate, and Parking Structures.\r\n\r\n”We are thrilled to welcome JACOB Companies back for a second year with Richard Petty Motorsports,” commented Brian Moffitt, Chief Executive Officer at Richard Petty Motorsports. “As we expand our partnership with JACOB Companies their technological expertise will be a significant resource to us at Richard Petty Motorsports. In our sport today the ability to communicate quickly and efficiently from multiple locations as well as efficiently store and transfer extremely large files over secure communications channels is imperative.”\r\n\r\nWith JACOB Companies’ season-long associate partnership, they will be a partner of Richard Petty Motorsports, Brian Scott and the No. 44 Ford Fusion for the Sprint Cup Series races in 2016.\r\n\r\n”JACOB Companies is excited to have the opportunity to sponsor Richard Petty Motorsports and Brian Scott this season. The Petty Organization and Brian Scott exemplify the foundation of our business which was built on respect, hard work, perseverance and dedication. Their excitement and enthusiasm for the sport compliments the way we feel, not only about NASCAR, but about our construction projects as well. Brian is just the kind of individual we want to represent and act as an ambassador for our company. We can’t wait to see him in the Winner’s Circle!” said Don Perry, President of JACOB Companies.\r\n

About JACOB Companies

\r\nJACOB Companies is a multifaceted construction firm with a focus on construction, design and technology services. JACOB provides clients with a wide range of design and technical support services in construction management, design build, architectural and structural precast erection and a broad spectrum of technology, installation and information transport systems including structured cabling, low voltage, network service delivery and wireless solutions.JACOB specializes in High Rise Structures, Universities, Hotels, Automotive Dealerships, Athletic Facilities both Professional and Collegiate, and Parking Structure and Data Centers. JACOB Companies is dedicated to serving and supporting its clients and the communities in which it operates by providing superior customer service, innovative solutions and a collaborative approach while generously supporting local and national organizations.\r\n

About Richard Petty Motorsports

\r\nA performance and marketing driven company, Richard Petty Motorsports, co-owned by NASCAR Hall of Famer Richard Petty and successful business entrepreneur Andrew Murstein, is one of the most recognized brands in all of motorsports. With a history of over 200 wins and business partnerships with national and global leaders, today the race operation fields two teams in competition in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series with drivers Aric Almirola and Brian Scott. Almirola will return to the iconic No. 43 Ford with partners Smithfield Foods, STP, United States Air Force and the “Fresh From Florida” campaign. Scott will make his debut with the team and drive the Petty Family No. 44 Ford. Albertsons Companies, Shore Lodge, Twisted Tea and GoBowling.com will join Scott as he competes for Rookie of the Year in his first full-time season in the Sprint Cup Series. Richard Petty Motorsports will also field the No. 43 Ford Mustang in the NASCAR XFINITY Series with driver Jeb Burton, who will compete in his first full-time XFINTY season with partner J. Streicher. The team is headquartered in Mooresville, N.C.\r\n