ST. PETERSBURG, FL, February 26, 2015 – The Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg announces today the renewal of a partnership agreement with Lundy's Special Events through 2017. Since 2011, the Kentucky-based company has provided concessions and catering for the premium track clubs at the event, which takes place March 27-29 to officially open the 2015 Verizon IndyCar Series season.

"Visitors come to our event with an appetite for racing, entertainment and food," said Kevin Savoree, Co-Owner, President and COO of Green Savoree Racing Promotions, organizers of the Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg. "Catering and concessions are a very important part of the Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg and Lundy's performance has been a consistent race winner. We're delighted to welcome Jerry and his family back as an event partner."

Lundy's Special Events will provide race fans and event goers with a premier dining experience at the event's various suites, which include Pit Lane Suites, Rooftop Chalets, VIP Club and the Trackside Club – prime seating locations that provide a unique viewing experience for hospitality clients. The company will also provide a wide range of concession food and drink experiences, serving fan-friendly dining for everyone that attends the event.

"The Lundy's team is thrilled and excited to continue upon a strong foundation with the owners of the Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg and, more importantly, continuing the relationships developed with race partners and sponsors. Providing hospitality is about relationships and the continued cultivation of those endeavours," said Jerry Lundergan, CEO of Lundy's Special Events.

The 2015 offerings will include fresh and creative selections with a contemporary spin. "From fan favourite's to new custom creations, every item is carefully prepared on site using the latest in technique and ingredients," says Lundy's Special Events Creative Director Alissa Tibe.

For over two decades, Lundy's Special Events has provided innovative and creative full-service catering and special event services. The company has been involved in several motorsports events with NASCAR and the Verizon IndyCar Series, including the Indy 500.

About Lundy's Special Events
Lundy's Special Events, a division of the Lundergan Group, has been providing premium off premise hospitality and general spectator services since 1973. From clear span structures and generated power all the way to premier five star cuisine and rental amenities, Lundy's can adapt to meet a host of needs with one call.

About the Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg
Now in its 11th year, the Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg is run on a 1.8-mile, 14-turn waterfront circuit that includes a combination of adjacent downtown streets circling Pioneer Park, the Duke Energy Center for the Arts, The Dali Museum and extending onto the runways at Albert Whitted Airport, which overlook the Tampa Bay and picturesque St. Petersburg Harbor and Marina. The event is organized and operated by Green Savoree Racing Promotions.

To learn more about the event, visit gpstpete.com, 'like' its Facebook page at facebook.com/GPSTPETE or follow the event on Twitter @GPSTPETE #FirestoneGP.

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416-341-9929 ext. 227 (office)
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