AUSTIN, Texas (Oct. 13, 2022) – CrowdStrike is expanding its footprint in motorsports with a multi-faceted sponsorship program for this year’s Velocity Invitational – one of North America’s leading motorsports and luxury lifestyle festivals.
Starting with this year’s event at WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca on Oct. 14-16, CrowdStrike will proudly take on a number of key roles, including:
- Official Partner of Velocity Invitational
- Official Technology Partner of Velocity Invitational
- Official Exclusive Cybersecurity Partner of Velocity Invitational
CrowdStrike continues to be a leading sponsor in motorsports, serving as Official Internet and Cloud Security Provider of SRO Motorsports America, an Official Partner of IMSA, plus as a Global Partner of the Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula One Team. In addition, CrowdStrike will be the title sponsor next year of the famed 24 Hours of Spa – part of SRO Motorsports’ Intercontinental GT Challenge.
“CrowdStrike has a proud history of both participating in and sponsoring some of the premier race events in the world. We’re incredibly excited to extend our involvement to Velocity Invitational, widely recognized as one of the best festivals in motorsports,” said Michael Sentonas, chief technology officer (CTO), CrowdStrike. “The fundamentals of what it takes to win a race – speed, teamwork, collaboration – mirror the core fundamentals of cybersecurity. By enhancing our partnerships with premier events like Velocity Invitational, we’re able to provide truly unique and exciting experiences for our customers and partners.”