Ollen Bruton Smith is the CEO of NASCAR track owner Speedway Motorsports, Inc.
He is the majority stockholder, and has been the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of SMI since its organization in 1994.
Smith watched his first race as an eight year old. He bought his first race car at 17. He began promoting stock car event as an 18 year old at Midland, North Carolina. He quit racing because his mother wanted him to.
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