New Hampshire Motor Speedway has received the "Commissioner's Teamwork Award" at the 14th Annual New Hampshire Economic Development Summit held in Nashua, N.H. on Tuesday, December 15.

The speedway was recognized for helping to organize and hosting the second WMUR Project Economy Job Fair and Career Expo to assist in the re-employment of hundreds of New Hampshire workers.

"We are honored to receive this award," said Jerry Gappens, executive vice president and general manager of New Hampshire Motor Speedway.  "Having a good job means so much in these trying times.  We were happy to work with WMUR and the State of New Hampshire to give those in a need an opportunity to change their lives."