Steamwheelers Front Office
Doug Bland: Owner & General Manager
Doug Bland is an experienced marketing executive and entrepreneur with a long history in the Sports industry. Bland served as Director of Marketing for Roger Penske Motorsports and International Speedway. Corporation where he was responsible for multi-million dollar marketing and sponsorship campaign’s. In 2000 Bland put his expertise to work for himself when he founded DirtCar, Inc. When Doug sold the company in 2005, it was known as one of the Racing Industries premier sanctioning bodies. At that time Doug’s knack for leveraging business-to-business relationships within the Sports Industry had produced sales and distribution channels accounting for millions of dollars in revenues for his clients. In the fall of 2014 Bland reunited with long time business associate Terry Dickerson to work with Mesquite Arena. Doug attended the Illinois Valley College and the University of Illinois where he studied Business Administration and marketing. Doug has recently relocated from Southern California to Rockwall, Texas.