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DREAM JOBS: HOW TO MAKE A LIVING DOING WHAT YOU LOVE (02/14/12)

JEFF EMIG NBC/CBS/SPEED COLOR ANALYST STARTING POINT: ?My transition from being a pro racer was difficult because it was due to injury, but it was made easier because I had no choice. I started my own team, worked for Shift and finally got the opportunity to do broadcasting with the Supercross Championship.? THE JOB: ?I grew up with a speech impediment, so public speaking has been tough for me. But being a voice of the sport on TV was something I always wanted to do. At the end of 2006, the Supercross p…

BID ON SHIFT GEAR FOR A GREAT CAUSE

Joe Gibbs Racing will partner with Charlotte Motor Speedway to host Taylor’s Finish Line Festival, a special charity event to be held on the afternoon of Sunday, May 23, on the grounds of the charlotte Motor Speedway Drag Strip. The gates will open at 2:30 and the carnival attractions will operate until 7:30.  Included in the carnival will be a kid zone with inflatables, face painting, balloon artists, and live stage shows.  The adjacent carnival area will contain larger thrill rides, a hot ai…