POMPANO BEACH, Fla., September 9, 2022 (Newswire.com) – Mile Marker Industries, Inc., a Pompano Beach, FL-headquartered manufacturer of high-quality hubs, winches, recovery gear and automotive aftermarket accessories, defense/government/public sector industry products announced today its partnership with well-known automotive television personality Courtney Hansen. Hansen is really a well-known car/truck/aftermarket industry personality and enthusiast who recently launched an all-new MotorTrend series RIDE YOU WILL EVER HAVE WITH COURTNEY HANSEN,which premiered on Wednesday, September 7, exclusivelyonMotorTrend+. In R -O- Y-L (Ride YOU WILL EVER HAVE) Courtney is serving as Executive Producer, and in this 12-episode series, she’ll be busy on both sides of the camera.
THE BEST Lady of Automotive TV, Courtney first attained popularity and a passionate worldwide following because the spunky, lovable co-host of TLC’s hit car-makeover show “Overhaulin’,” where she also got her hands dirty helping teams led by auto design legend Chip Foose transform a viewer’s scrappy ride into an ultimate show car in only seven days. The show garnered a passionate worldwide following that remains strong even today. During her time on Overhaulin’, Courtney also co-hosted the specials “Rides: Biggest Spenders” and “Million Dollar Motors” for TLC.
Courtney Hansen was raised a pit kid as her family once owned Brainerd International Raceway, north of Hansen’s hometown of Orono, Minnesota. Her father, Jerry Hansen, may be the winningest driver in SCCA history having an astounding 27 national titles.
After several seasons of Overhaulin’, Hansen continued to host 10 seasons of Powerblock/PowerNation for Spike TV, and in old age for NBC Sports and CBS Sports, a two-hour block of four popular automotive shows. Every week she showed off million-dollar rides, rare classics and tricked vehicles and brought her enthusiasm and knowledge to interviews with famous collectors, race car drivers and celebrity guests, including Jay Leno.
Hansen spent some time working with NASCAR, interviewing top Cup drivers, reporting from the track and pits, and discussing the most recent in automotive technology. She brought her knowledge and passion for cars to the role as host of the Velocity Channel series, “Vinsetta Garage,” interviewing celebrities and immersing herself in car culture through the entire US. She hosted “Total Outdoorsman Challenge” for Versus Network, was an integral player in Spike TV’s live award show “Auto Rox,” and she hosted Spike TV’s special “Great Builds.” Courtney hosted the prestigious Barrett-Jackson Auction’s pre-and post-auction shows for quite some time for Cox Communications. She frequently hosts satellite media tours for companies like Toyo Tires and Auto Trader. Her popularity and credibility have earned her the role of spokeswoman for major corporations just like the Fortune 500 company 3M and Chevrolet. Courtney has appeared in various television commercials and contains been interviewed about her knowledge and experience on many primetime shows, including The Tyra Banks Showand Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson.
Along with her work in television, Courtney can be an accomplished author: her book, The Garage Girls Guide to ALL YOU NEED to learn About YOUR VEHICLE was published in 2005 and targets women and first-time car owners. She also writes a bi-weekly syndicated newspaper column found through the entire U.S. and Canada titled “Courtney Hansen: Full Throttle,” and formerly penned the “Garage Girl” column for FHM Magazine. Also, in 2005, Courtney was honored because the recipient of Ford’s “Life in Drive”Award.
Courtney is thrilled to be representing the Mile Marker brand: “I’m excited to participate the Mile Marker family,” said Courtney. “I really like dealing with smaller, nimble, high-quality manufacturers of aftermarket and OEM accessories. For pretty much four decades, Mile Marker has been known because of its robust hubs, winches for trucks, SUVs, ATVs, UTVs, and also marine applications, and likewise to B2B and DTC/B2C markets, has been producing high-quality products for america Department of Defense for a long time, and its own rugged winches are available on the Army’s AMGeneral HUMVEE and General Dynamics FLYER military vehicles – but primarily I really like Mile Marker’s tradition of going the excess mile for customers who depend on their products.”
Mile Marker CEO Paul Fioravanti said, “The Mile Marker team is thrilled to possess Courtney represent our brand. Courtney and her family have a long-established passion for outdoors, on- and off-road racing, customizing vehicles, and Courtney is not any stranger to upgrading vehicles having an enthusiast’s eye.
“We’ll be formally launching our partnership with Courtney, who’ll be around during our exhibition at SEMA in NEVADA on Nov. 1-4, 2022, and can help us tell the story of Mile Marker and help us continue steadily to grow our brand once we launch some exciting services at SEMA and into 2023.”
Mile Marker recently launched the RHINO Pull 1000, a portable 1000 lb. winch that received accolades and an award at SEMA in 2021.
Fioravanti added, “We’ve recently made significant investments into our facility and into manufacturing partnerships, R&D, & most importantly, getting additional great people on we to create on our history of innovative, exciting and category-leading products. We have been blessed in order to depend on Courtney’s vision to greatly help us tell the story of our brand.”
ABOUT MILE MARKER INDUSTRIES, INC.
First established in 1984, Mile Marker Industries, Inc. can be an ISO-certified, U.S.-based company with a rich history serving our heroes in the usa military, commercial companies, and off-road enthusiasts. As pioneers in the recovery industry, Mile Marker designs, manufactures (in both U.S. and via global sourcing) and markets the best quality products including winches, hubs, and recovery gear, backed by way of a experienced, professional, service-oriented team. Mile Marker are available atwww.milemarker.com and its own military products site atwww.military.milemarker.com.
MORE ABOUT COURTNEY HANSEN
Read Courtney Hansen’s Bio athttps://courtneyhansen.com/career/
Paul Fioravanti, MBA, MPA, CTP
Mile Marker Industries, Inc.
954 782 0604
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