MICHALSKI NAMED BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT REPRESENTATIVE FOR VP POWERMASTER®
BATTAILE TO PROVIDE TECHNICAL AND R&D SUPPORT AS CONSULTANTVP Racing Fuels announced the appointment of Ron Michalski as Business Development Representative for its VP PowerMaster® Division. Michalski’s responsibilities include new dealer sales and current customer sales support, as well as R&D on hobby fuel products.
Michalski has 15 years of experience in the hobby industry as a manufacturer and racer. Known to friends and fellow competitors as “Atomic,” he has accumulated major wins in ROAR, RC PRO Series and Snowbirds National Championship among others. Michalski also gained recognition after being featured in O.S. Engine advertisements in R/C car magazines.
“Ron has true passion for Radio Control,” said Bruce Hendel, VP’s Director-Consumer Products. “We’re confident that VP PowerMaster customers will find Ron very adept and dedicated to servicing their hobby fuel needs.”
In a related move, Mike Battaile, formerly Sales Representative for VP PowerMaster, has been retained by VP as a technical consultant. Battaile will offer technical support as VP’s representative at major R/C Off-Road events as well as assist VP PowerMaster in hobby fuel R&D. VP PowerMaster customers for whom Battaile had been sales representative should direct queries regarding sales and service to Tommy Porfirio at 210.290.8609.