Hali Ramey is a 2012 Salisbury University graduate with a degree in Psychology, and is pursuing a Master’s degree in the Science of Management at Wilmington University. She was introduced to the family speedway in 2013 with very little racing knowledge, and has since been exposed to many facets of the business, primarily Public Relations and following the money. Hali has unique people skills, superior organizational skills, and pays attention to detail. She will be assuming the Financial Manager position in the 2015 season.
Brian K Ramey, Co-owner 2003 to 2013 & present sole owner. Raised on a dairy farm in Anderson, SC. His father was a world-class mechanic for Cadillac & an engine builder for many drag cars in our area. After graduating Clemson Univ in 1983 with a BS in Agricultural Engineering, he became employed by Perdue, Inc ’83-90 & later became Manager of Corp Engineering for Townsends, Inc ’90-95. Founded Planned Poultry Renovations in ’95 with a partner & became a premier supplier of custom design & build food grade process systems in the poultry & foods industry.
PPR made purchase of BPS in 2003 as a venture of his partner, Jay James. Over $2M of capital investment brought the Speedway to the premier facility that it is today. Due to the turn of events in 2012, he assumed the responsibilities of the track & soon after, he assumed full ownership. Today, with the full support of his children (Kolby & Hali) we are focusing on the key elements of business & are learning all we can to improve the quality & profitability of Bridgeport Speedway.
Keith Hoffman of Allentown, PA has been involved in auto racing for over 35 years. He is the youngest of 5 boys who grew up on a farm. Keith resides with his wife Tiffany and his two children Morgan and Cory. After many years of being a successful crew chief for his brother Doug, Keith started his own racing career and has over 80 career wins and 4 track championships. Keith is also the owner of Hoffman Speed Supplies LLC of New Tripoli, PA, which has been in business for over 25 years servicing Dirt Modified customers with all of their racing needs. In 2013, Keith became a part of the Bridgeport Speedway team his role at the speedway on Saturday nights is to maintain the back of the house, including the track surface and ensuring a timely show. Keith enjoys clay bird shooting and attending any kind of sporting event.
Track Sales and Promotions
A graduate of Neshaminy High School Class of ’74. Dave is the president and founder of D.A’s Auto Body & Repair Inc. which opened its doors in 1984 and has been very successful for over 30 years. Dave has also been president and founder of Adams Motorsports for over 25 years. Dave has extensive racing experience in the world of short track racing ranging from demolition derby’s, micro sprints, small block modifieds, big block modifieds, and late model cars. Dave is a five time track champion. He was the promoter for Bridgeport Speedway for 3 years under Jay James and has recently come back with the responsibility of the front of the house, including sales and promotions these past 2 years under Brian Ramey.
Kolby Ramey is a 2015 Liberty University graduate with a degree in Business. He was introduced to the family speedway in 2013. After his introduction to the speedway Kolby has been able to put many of the things that he was learning in school to work immediately. From accounting, financial management, and strategic planning to marketing, promotions, and advertising this has been a great experience and opportunity for Kolby to partake in. Kolby has also had the opportunity to sit under the tutelage of his father Brian Ramey where he has learning organizational skills, leadership skills, and how to run a business from the inside, out. Kolby will be assuming the position of marketing manager for the 2015 race season.
Danny Serrano is the track’s General Manager. He’s been attending races for the past 39 years and can easily be considered an ‘old school’ die hard race fan. Serrano handles the ‘day to day’ tasks at the race track during the week. He has hundreds of relationships with the race car drivers in all the divisions that race at the speedway. He works close with the drivers, fans, sponsors, and employee staff on race day as well as all week long. He is the founder/organizer of the popular ‘Friends of Mike’ event that has been held for the past 9 years. An event that many of the drivers and fans circle on their calendars each and every year, Danny plans and organizes this special event in honor of his late, good friend. Not only will you find him beating the streets in search of new fans or sponsors, you’ll usually find him at other venues promoting Bridgeport Speedway to all different drivers and fans throughout NJ, PA, DE, & NY.