MPMC Award Winners

MPMC Robert E. Petersen Award

The prestigious MPMC Robert E. Petersen award is presented to an individual from the media industry who has made a recognizable positive impact on the motorsports industry and the MPMC during the past year.

2013 2007

2006


Vic Wood
MPMC Chair

Vic Wood with the 2013 Robert E. Petersen Award winner, KJ Jones of Source Interlink Media.

MPMC Media Person of the Year Award, 2007: Ed Zinke, Source Interlink
Ed Zinke

Source Interlink

 

MPMC Chair Lisa Chissus, Source Interlink's Ed Zinke, MPMC Chair-elect Bill Floyd and SEMA President Chris Kersting.

MPMC Media Person of the Year Award, 2006: Dick Berggren, Speedway Illustrated
Dick Berggren

Speedway Illustrated

 

Dick Berggren, the founder/executive editor of Speedway Illustrated.

2005

2004

 

MPMC Media Person of the Year Award, 2005: David Freiburger, Hot Rod Magazine

David Freiburger

Hot Rod Magazine

 

MPMC Chairman Ron Johnson and Chair-Elect Lisa Chissus presented Hot Rod Editor In Chief David Freiburger with the 2005 MPMC Media Person of the Year Award.

 

MPMC Media Person of the Year Award, 2004: Jeff Smith, Primedia (Car Craft)

Jeff Smith

Primedia (Car Craft)


Lisa Chissus (MPMC chair-elect), Jeff Smith, and MPMC chairman Ron Johnson

Industry Recognition Award

The MPMC’s Industry Recognition award is presented to an individual who has demonstrated a consistent, long-lasting and significant contribution to the motorsports industry and the MPMC.

 

This award is not necessarily presented each year, but is bestowed as viable candidates are nominated and selected.

 

 

MPMC Industry Recognition Award Winner 2000: John Menzler

Industry Recognition Award Winner 2000:

John Menzler