Race Tech Development Group is owned and operated by long-time motorsports entrepreneur and enthusiast Mike Maurini. Born with a passion for motorsports, Maurini has been involved in the industry since 1990 as a driver, team manager, national level tuner and business owner. Developing a strong relationship with many industry leaders, Mike and his foray of motorsports related companies are well respected throughout the world of motorsports.
Through his business-to-business contacts, Maurini has expanded his Race Tech Development Group to include media and promotional services across a variety of different industries.
As a graduate of the Business Administrative Marketing program at the Durham College – University of Ontario and with over 15 years experiences, Maurini has evolved RTD Media with the changing times focusing more on the digital marketing arena.
Beginning her tenure at RTD Media and Management in March of 2018, Marketing Assistant Emilee Hunt brings enthusiasm and excitement to the team. Involved in the motorsports industry for many years, the young professional has developed a passion for media and promotions and has found a home at RTD Media.
Currently a student at Indiana State, studying Communication and Marketing, Hunt has continued to develop her skills through experience with internships and strong connections within the industry. Working with RTD Media, Emilee has begun to grow her skillset and has become a valuable asset to the team. Traveling North America to several high profile series and events, Emilee brings a keen eye to our trackside client services program while producing fresh and unique social media content for companies, teams and drivers in the world of motorsports.
Always willing to assist in all forms of media, promotions and marketing, Emilee is poised to join the business full-time upon her education completion.
The newest member of the team, Jody Sturtz, has joined RTD Media and Management and jumped right into her dream of working in Motorsports in the areas of design, social media and public relations.
Jody is currently a student at Indiana State, graduating in May of 2019 with a BS in Communications and majoring in Public Relations & Journalism. Jody has grown up in Indianapolis and has attended many motorsports events at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway and has spent her summers traveling with her dad to different races throughout North America.
Jody has hit the ground running and is excited about taking on more and more projects with RTD and developing her abilities and creativity to meet the needs of RTD clients. Jody is looking forward to attending many races and events in 2019 as well as learning every aspect of RTD Media and Management.
Meeting her eventual husband in 2014, Elena Maurini was born and raised in Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin, right around the corner from the famed Road America. Taking a liking to motorsports, Elena met, and became friends with teams, drivers and patrons of the Road America facility through her involvement in local businesses. With a degree in dance and new media technology, Elena has taken on the website maintenance and graphic design side of RTD Media and is also a major player in PR production and editing.
With an eye for design and a perfectionist in her work, Elena allows her ideas to come to fruition as her skills take over behind the keyboard. As a mother of two, Elena balances a business and family lifestyle while putting an astounding effort into her work and involvement in a growing marketing, promotional and public relations business.