Our Team

David McLaughlin, Chairman and Event Director

David McLaughlin
Chairman and Event Director

David McLaughlin

Chairman and Event Director

David has raced cars varying from Lola T70 to Lotus 72. With his wife Lorina he created the first Historic Formula 1 Series in Europe and has over twenty five years experience in motor sport event management including the 2007 Martini Legends of Barcelona. He is responsible for Entries and procuring International Partners for the Speed Week Revival.

david@forcegrandprix.co.uk

UK Cell: 0044 7525 657 842
Bahamas Cell: 001 242 447 6114


Jimmie Lowe, Company President

Jimmie Lowe
Company President

Jimmie Lowe

Company President

Born in the Bahamas, Jimmie’s love affair with cars and racing started back in 1954 when he was a participant in the races of the Bahamas Speed Weeks held annually at Oakes Field in Nassau. His racing career has taken him to many racing events within the United States. He  is an active member of the Antique Auto Club of the Bahamas, where he presently owns two show cars.

With the decline of car racing in the Bahamas, his passion for competition turned to sailboat racing. Through sailing he has acquired significant experience in coordinating, planning and managing international sporting events in the Bahamas. He is responsible for the shipping and logistics of the Bahamas Speed Week Revival.

lorijim@coralwave.com


Brendan Foulkes, Bahamas Hospitality & Entertainment Director

Brendan Foulkes
Director

Brendan Foulkes

Bahamas Hospitality
& Entertainment Director

Brendan has a vast experience and range of contacts in the Bahamas and through his own company will be responsible for creating and executing the Hospitality and Entertainment for teams and visitors on the Island. Brendan will be responsible for Bahamas Press and Media Relations.

brendanfoulkes@yahoo.com

Cell: 001 242 357 7208


Bill Thomson, Chief Financial Officer

Bill Thomson
Chief Financial Officer

Bill Thomson

Chief Financial Officer

Born in Canada, Bill has lived in the Bahamas for close to 30 years. He has been involved in many community events in that time as a Rotarian and Founding President of the Rotary Club of Nassau Sunrise. He was the Senior Financial Officer for Coutts & Co for over 15 years and more recently for the Sir John Templeton Foundation. He helped with the financials for Bahamas Speed Week Revival 2011 and is the Chief Financial Officer for BSWR 2012 and as such works closely with the management team.

windigo@coralwave.com

242-327-3700


Daniel S. Ferguson, Logistics Coordinator

Daniel S. Ferguson
Logistics Coordinator

Daniel S. Ferguson

Logistics Coordinator

Daniel a former Marine, Chief Petty Officer, of the Royal Bahamas Defence Force, now a Project Management Consultant, has coordinated the logistics for numerous government and private company events. He will be responsible for coordinating the logistics in and around the circuit.

dferguson_jadd@coralwave.com


Carol Mason, Entrant Co-ordinator

Carol Mason
Entrant Co-ordinator

Carol Mason

Entrant Co-ordinator

It has often been said that Carol has petrol rather than blood running through her veins!  Involved in motorsport since the age of 16 – as a competitor, Event Manager, works Team Manager and PR – from club level to Formula 1, she even bought a house next to a race circuit! Hardly surprising then that she describes working on the Bahamas Speed Week Revival as her dream job!

carol@bahamasspeedweek.com

UK Cell: 0044 7710 877 770


Richard Culverhouse, Clerk of the Course

Richard Culverhouse
Clerk of the Course

Richard Culverhouse

Clerk of the Course

In motorsport from the age of 17, Richard initially raced minis and then turned to Speed Events.  In 1973 he entered motorsport administration whilst developing a successful printing business specialising in motorsport and horse racing. With the business sold, Richard returned to motorsport in 1985, taking charge of the Aston Martin Owners Club competition department, and subsequently set up the Classic Sports Car Club – now with UK top 6 ranking. A UK citizen and Florida resident, Richard holds a UK Clerk of the Course licence and is also involved in international race car transportation.

Culver1947@aol.com or motorsportusa@aol.com

UK Cell: 00 44 7785 547176
USA Cell: 001 386 341 8078