CO-OWNER AND OPERATOR OF SS GREEN LIGHT RACING|
In partnering with SS Green Light Racing. Ken brings tremendous experience in sales and management through the growth of his primary business. His leadership of ASILIMTED has seen the employee base grow to well over 200 and catapult it to be a leader in the facade industry.
ASILIMTED provides and installs quality exterior building facades to the national commercial building industry. Ken's leadership has seen current sales grow to over $70,000 000.00 and in 2008 his company located to a new 180,000 square foot state of the art facility in Whitestown, IN. ASILIMTED recently completed work on the new Indianapolis Colts Stadium, new Indianapolis Airport concourses and a 34-story condominium project in Grand Rapids, MI. Current workload includes the University of Chicago, the HOK 37-story JW Marriott hotel in Indianapolis and the new University of Kentucky Hospital.
Ken Smith began his racing endeavors back in 2001. What started as a hobby for Smith soon turned into a business-marketing platform for his core business, ASILIMTED. Soon thereafter, legendary short-track racer and three-time ASA National Champion Butch Miller joined the team and brought SS Racing immediately to the front of the pack and into Victory Lane. SS Racing changed direction in 2004 when they became a driver development team for Hendrick Motorsports. The team focused on teaching young drivers skills both on and off the track. SS Racing worked with a handful of drivers including Hendrick Motorsports development driver Chase Austin and Jarit Johnson, younger brother of five-time Sprint Cup Champion Jimmie Johnson.
At the start of the 2008 season SS partnered with Green Light Racing and veteran racer/owner Bobby Dotter to form the joint venture SS Green Light Racing. The professional organization competes in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series. The race team is a full service and full time staffed marketing and Public Relations Company that provides unique and profitable returning marketing programs.
In just three seasons, Ken's leadership has helped SS Green Light Racing to develop into a strong contender competing for top-fives and had two drivers finish in the top-ten in the NCWTS point standings.
Ken's primary focus with SS Green Light Racing will be the pursuit and evaluation of new opportunities, negotiation and contract executions as well a special emphasis on establishing relationships with hew sponsors and associates.
Ken's tireless pursuit of excellence and high demand of customer service has created an environment for the long-term success of the organization.