RACE ON, LLC and Andretti Sports Marketing Award Security and Guest Services for the Grand Prix of Baltimore to BCM Solutions, Inc.

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BCM Solutions continues its march towards being the primary security and event staffing solution for INDYCAR Series events and venues.

The Grand Prix of Baltimore. A 12-turn, 2 mile course that snakes its way through downtown Baltimore and the Inner Harbor.

"We were impressed by BCM’s lengthy experience in events like ours, and their track record of delivering security for such diverse and complex facilities.” - Tim Mayer, GM of The Grand Prix of Baltimore.

BCM Solutions, Inc. announced their selection as exclusive security solution for the upcoming Grand Prix of Baltimore IZOD Indy Car Series and American Le Mans Series race on Labor Day weekend, August 30th-September 2nd.

BCM Solutions specializes in operational and logistical planning, security and event staffing for motorsport events and venues. To date, BCM Solutions, Inc. (dba BCM Security Services, Inc.) has been the primary security and event staffing solution to over 100 NASCAR and INDYCAR sanctioned racing events at such venues as Pocono Raceway, Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Watkins Glen International, Daytona International Speedway and The Honda Grand Prix of St. Petersburg.

“We looked at a number of local and national security companies for the Grand Prix of Baltimore," said Tim Mayer, General Manager of the Grand Prix for Andretti Sports Marketing. "We were impressed by BCM’s lengthy experience in events like ours, and their track record of delivering security for such diverse and complex facilities.”

The Grand Prix of Baltimore is one of the largest street circuit courses for the IZOD Indy Car Series and will also include races for the American Le Mans Series, Firestone Indy Lights, Star Mazda and USF2000 categories. The Grand Prix course a 12-turn, 2-mile course that snakes through downtown Baltimore and the Inner Harbor. More than 100,000 spectators are expected to attend this year’s Labor Day weekend event.

“This marks our inaugural race working with Andretti Sports Marketing, Race On and the City of Baltimore, and we are quite honored to have been chosen to help ensure a safe and secure event, as well as a great fan experience for all attending this year’s Grand Prix,” commented Tim Westhoff, VP of Sales & Marketing for BCM Solutions. “We are aware of the complex task that lies before us, including the large number of venues, such as Oriole Park at Camden Yards, which lie within the race course itself, and we believe the expertise of our operations team, coupled with the post and position plan that the Director of Security has prepared, will enable us to achieve the fan experience objectives Race On and Andretti have for the Grand Prix of Baltimore.” Westhoff went on to state that BCM intends to make Best Efforts to include a Baltimore based minority owned firm as a sub-contractor to their staffing so as to help further support the local economy.

Those interested in attending this year’s Grand Prix of Baltimore can obtain the complete schedule of events, tickets and fan information at http://RaceOnBaltimore.com/.

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BCM Solutions, Inc. was founded in 2003, is headquartered in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania and is a Veteran owned business and EOE. BCM is the Number 1 Security and Event staffing solution in Motor Sports, having been the primary security and event staffing solution to over 100 NASCAR and INDY CAR sanctioned racing events. BCM also provides nationwide security and transportation solutions to Experiential Marketing companies and their brand customers. http://www.bcminc.us

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