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Ryal Tayloe: President & CEO

Ryal has an MBA from the University of Virginia’s Darden School of Business and prior to National Speed, was VP of Credit Unions for nCino, a cloud-banking start-up. Prior to nCino, Ryal was Principal in the Private Equity Practice of The Parthenon Group (acquired by Ernst & Young), where he led commercial due diligence and […]

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Jordan Watson: Founder & Chief Strategy Officer

Jordan Watson is Founder & Chief Strategy Officer of National Speed.  Since day one Jordan has been dedicated to National Speed’s vision.  Through his lifelong passion for everything performance automotive and having experience in every area of the company’s operation, Jordan is known as a walking encyclopedia of both the technical and business sides of […]

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George Taylor: Chairman

George Taylor is Chairman of National Speed’s Board of Directors.  George is a successful entrepreneur with a 30-year history of founding companies that deliver innovative products and services, and he is excited to be part of bringing another one to life.  In his history as an entrepreneur, George has founded several companies ranging from breakthrough […]

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Will Martin: VP of Operations

After receiving his B.S. in Business Administration and a minor in Spanish from North Carolina State University in 2007, Will set his mind to achieving a life goal of his: serve his country at a high level as a Navy SEAL. Throughout Will’s 9.5 year career as an officer in the SEAL Teams, he held […]

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Jory Anderson: VP of Sales

Jory joins the National Speed team as VP of Sales with a diverse background both professionally and personally with high-performance street & track cars. A lifelong gearhead, Jory belongs to the BMW CCA, participates in the Chump Car series as both crew member and driver, is a certified stunt driver in the motion picture industry, and […]

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Nathan Edwards: VP of Marketing

With more than 15 years of marketing and advertising experience, Nathan helps to incorporate the National Speed mission into the messaging that is deployed across the nationalspeedinc.com, social media, video, and more.  An automotive enthusiast since before he could drive, he has owned a variety of vehicles, including an ’89 240sx, ’92 3000GT VR4, ’99 […]

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