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Forty Under 40 memories: George Pyne

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GEORGE PYNE

Founder and CEO, Bruin Sports Capital

Member of the Forty Under 40 Hall of Fame after being selected in 1999, 2002 and 2003 when he was an executive at NASCAR


What do you remember most about being named to Forty Under 40?

I remember feeling proud for the entire NASCAR industry. It was a great honor and further validation of the progress we were making on a national level.

My fondest memory of the Forty Under 40 event was sharing the evening with my parents. It was and will always be special to me.

 

What impact did it have on your career?

It allowed me to meet other interesting people in the industry and build friendships and relationships that last a lifetime.

 

What does being selected for Forty Under 40 mean for professional development of young executives?

It is always nice to be recognized, and I think being selected signals that good work is being achieved in a manner that people can be proud of.