SecurityNational Mortgage Company, PWC Announce Associate Sponsorship Agreement for 2017

PRINT PIRELLI WORLD CHALLENGE STAFF February 6, 2017Series News

National Leader in Home Mortgage Loans joins GT Production-based Sports Car Series

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – SecurityNational Mortgage Company (SNMC), a national leader in home mortgage loans, today announced it has established an associate sponsorship agreement with the Pirelli World Challenge (PWC) sports car series for 2017.

In addition to SNMC’s robust activation program with the series, they will be promoting several innovative marketing campaigns directed toward the public as well as all of the PWC racing teams, sponsors, and fans of the 11-weekend racing series.

Pirelli World Challenge, North America’s leading GT Production-based sports car series, is entering its 28th year of competition featuring a wide variety of racing machines in seven divisions from the half million dollar GT3 sports cars such as McLaren, Porsche, Bentley, Audi, Acura and Ferrari to the small TCB sedans such as Honda Fit, Mazda 2, Chevy Sonic and Mini-Cooper. PWC opens its 2017 racing season on March 10-12 in the streets of St. Petersburg.

SNMC is the home to several hundred licensed loan professionals and currently operates more than 130 branch offices across the United States, with headquarters in Salt Lake City, Utah. SNMC provides a wide range of residential, rural, business and commercial mortgage loans. For more information, visit www.SNMC.com.

“We, at the Pirelli World Challenge, are excited to welcome SecurityNational Mortgage Company as a partner in 2017,” said Greg Gill, President and CEO of WC Vision, producers of the Pirelli World Challenge. “SNMC is a national leader in the mortgage industry and fits in perfectly with the PWC racing community and fan base. SNMC has been involved in motorsports for several years and the company is a performance-based corporation that can help everyone with their mortgage needs.”

“We are thrilled to be involved in the sport of racing for the third consecutive year,” said Michael Shehan, SNMC’s Chief Marketing Officer. “The experiences and relationships established throughout the years serve us in a multitude of ways, and strengthens the culture of our company. We are fortunate to be associated with such incredibly talented professionals succeeding at the pinnacle of performance.”

SecurityNational Mortgage has served as the title sponsor of No. 20 True Speed Autosport Porsche GT Cup entry with young driver Sloan Urry of Salt Lake City. Urry placed second in the 2016 GT Cup point standings and recorded five race wins.

Ranked as a ‘Top 50 Mortgage Lender,’ SecurityNational Mortgage uses key elements of its marketing strategy around the motorsports program.

“SecurityNational’s corporate culture has driven our performance, and has created an environment where our employees truly excel. The amazing people that make up our business, including our employees, customers, and partners, all contribute to that story.” said Steve Johnson, President at SecurityNational Mortgage Company. “Our tagline, ‘Turning Houses Into Homes’, defines our daily mission. We are honored to help thousands of families across the nation achieve homeownership.”

2017 Pirelli World Challenge Schedule

Date Track Location
March 10-12 Streets of St. Petersburg St. Petersburg, Fla.
April 7-9 Streets of Long Beach Long Beach, Calif.
April 28-30 Virginia International Raceway Alton, Va.
May 19-21 Canadian Tire Motorsport Park Bowmanville, Ontario, CAN
May 26-27 Lime Rock Park Lakeville, Conn.
June 23-25 Road America Elkhart Lake, Wis.
July 28-30 Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course Lexington, Ohio
August 11-13 Utah Motorsports Campus Grantsville, Utah
September 1-3 Circuit of the Americas (COTA) Austin, Tex.
September 15-17 Sonoma Raceway Sonoma, Calif.
October 13-15 SRO Intercontinental GT Challenge Salinas, Calif.

About SecurityNational Mortgage Company (SNMC)
SecurityNational Mortgage Company (SNMC) is one of the fastest growing subsidiaries of the Security National family. Security National Financial Corporation is a publicly traded company (SNFCA – NASDAQ). Founded in 1993, SNMC is the home to nearly a thousand licensed loan professionals and currently operates more than 130 branch offices across the United States, with headquarters in Salt Lake City, Utah. SNMC provides a wide range of residential, rural, business and commercial mortgage loans. For more information, visit www.SNMC.com.

About the Pirelli World Challenge:
Pirelli World Challenge, North America’s leading GT Production-based sports car series, is entering its 28th year of competition featuring a wide variety of racing machines in seven divisions from the half million dollar GT3 sports cars such as McLaren, Porsche, Bentley, Audi, Acura and Ferrari to the small TCB sedans such as Honda Fit, Mazda 2, Chevy Sonic and Mini-Cooper. PWC opens its 2017 racing season on March 10-12 in the streets of St. Petersburg. Pirelli World Challenge has also confirmed the television package with CBS Sports Network that will include four live race broadcasts for the 2017 season as well as the expanded relationship with Motor Trend on Demand TV. For additional information on PWC, please go to www.world-challenge.com.