Heartland Presents Truly Moving Picture Award to Ron Howard


OSCAR®-winning director Ron Howard was in town this weekend to lead the Brickyard 400 field as the event’s official pace car driver.

Heartland President & CEO Jeff Sparks and Board Secretary Laura George (wife of former Indianapolis Motor Speedway Corp. President and CEO Tony George) met with Ron at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway to present the acclaimed filmmaker with a Truly Moving Picture Award.

Ron has directed and/or produced multiple TMPA-winning films, including:

Cinderella Man
A Beautiful Mind
Apollo 13
Cast Away

Thank you, Ron, for making films that truly make a difference!

Check out Kathy Kightlinger’s “Talk of Our Town” article at the IndyStar!


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