About

ERIC R PERONNARD/ EPCN Consulting : (Scroll down for history)

2016

Consulting / producing for

  • Sports organizer for ESPN X-Games (all MOTO X events) for AUSTIN X GAMES
  • Sport organizer for  RED BULL STRAIGHT RHYTM MotoX race
  • Endurocross  consultant (Source interlink)
  • Executive advisor (consultant) for FOX Racing inc (Global Moto Consultant)
  • Sport organizer for Monster Energy cup FMX competition
  • Co producer of Super Enduro Brazilian round, Belo Horizonte Brazil
  • Lariviere Organisation (Paris Supercross now Lille Supercross)
  • PAL EXPO  Geneva Supercross Sport director
  • Co Created JUNIORMOTOX, first indoor amateur MX for riders under 18.
  • Co producer/creator of  RED BULL Tennessee Knock Out (an American extreme enduro)
  • Consultant for SMI (Speedway motorsport inc) (Charlotte motor speedway), Created first East coast MXGP in decades at Charlotte motor speedway.
  • Consultant adviser to ALTA electric motorcycle company in Brisbane California

 

2015

Consulting / producing for

  • Sports organizer for ESPN X-Games (all MOTO X events) for new AUSTIN X GAMES
  • Sport organizer for  RED BULL STRAIGHT RHYTM MotoX race
  • Endurocross (Source interlink)
  • Executive advisor (consultant) for FOX Racing inc (Global Moto Consultant)
  • Co producer of 1st Bulgarian Supercross in Sofia Bulgaria
  • Co producer of Super Enduro Brazilian round, Belo Horizonte Brazil
  • Co Producer Sydney Australia OZ open Supercross
  • Lariviere Organisation (Paris Supercross now Lille Supercross)
  • DPO Geneva Supercross Sport director
  • Co producer/creator of  RED BULLTennessee Knock Out (an American extreme enduro)
  • Sold motorcycle dealership in Daytona Beach area (Volusia Motorsport –                    Victory, Polaris and KTM)
  • Consultant for SMI (Speedway motorsport inc) to create major MX event at Charlotte motor speedway

2014

Consulting / producing for

  • Sports organizer for ESPN X-Games (all MOTO X events) for new AUSTIN X GAMES
  • Sport organizer for newly created RED BULL STRAIGHT RHYTM MotoX race
  • Endurocross (Source interlink)
  • Executive advisor (consultant) for FOX Racing inc
  • Co producer of Super Enduro World Final in Tours, France
  • Co producer of Super Enduro Brazilian round, Belo Horizonte Brazil
  • Co Producer of Medellin Colombia Endurocross
  • Lariviere Organisation (Paris Supercross now Lille Supercross)
  • DPO Geneva Supercross Sport director
  • Co producer/creator of Tennessee Knock Out (an American extreme enduro)
  • Co/owner motorcycle dealership in Daytona Beach area (Volusia Motorsport –                    Victory, Polaris and KTM)

2013

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2012

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2011

Consulting for

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  • Creation of Tennessee Knock Out (an American extreme enduro)
  • Named “organizer of the year” with Source Interlink with the AMA (American Motorcycle association)

2010

2009

2008

  • Employed by Primedia (newly named Source Interlink Media, Sim) and invested in a new motorcycle dealership in Florida
  • Creation of the first Endurocross national championship
  • Created and opened brand new motorcycle dealership in Daytona Beach area (Volusia Motorsport – Victory, Polaris and KTM)

2007

  • Sold racing production business to Primedia Inc. (world biggest sport publishing company) and became VP of Business Development for events

2005/2006

  • The 2 newly created Endurocross  and MinimotoSX races sold out in Las Vegas and were recognized worldwide as major successes
  • Produced the Jeremy Mc Grath invitational for Motocross legend Jeremy Mc Grath and  Wasserman media group (WMG)

2004

  • Created the MiniMotoSX with partner Tim Clark (biggest minibike race in the world) and the Endurocross (first indoor off road motorcycle race in USA)

2003

  • Resigned from CCE after launching successful European motorsport program to resume entrepreneurial life!

2000

  • Sold event production company to CCE Clear Channel Ent. Group, became an executive at CCE (VP of Int’l Business)
  • Moved full time to Florida

1998

  • Sold dealership and got involved full time in motorsport event production
  • Created the US Open of Supercross (the most successful SX/MX race ever at the time in the USA!)

1993

  • Creation of Desert Only Yamaha which became the most successful Yamaha only dealership in Nevada
  • Produced special events for major clients such as: Philip Morris, Siemens, Mitsubishi, Yamaha worldwide, Jeep/Renault

1987

  • Birth of “Desert Only Travel”, the first major motorcycle touring company and special event production. Worked with Yamaha following 15 years on major adventure events on several continents.
  • Started working in the racing business producing/coordinating motocross races all over the world

1985 and 1986

  • Worked in export sales for 2 US companies in the motorcycle industry (O’Neal then THOR)
  • Worked 6 months as a motorcycle salesman at a Suzuki/Kawasaki dealership in San Luis Obispo, California

1984

  • Sold share of business and moved to USA. (Suzuki franchise ranked 3rd in volume sales in France at the time)

1980

  • Becomes sales manager and part owner (50 %) of a Suzuki franchise in Grenoble, France.

1978

  • Started working in 1978 as a Yamaha Motorcycle salesman and travelled to USA for 6 months to learn the motorcycle business American style