Deanna Lyle

RaceHQ Names Deanna Lyle Director of Member Services

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DeannaSan Diego, CA – February 9, 2016 RaceHQ™, a first-of-its-kind online event planning and purchasing tool for participatory events, announced today that Deanna Lyle has been named Director of Member Services, effective immediately. In this role, she will be responsible for introducing RaceHQ’s game-changing online marketplace to the participatory sports events industry and providing current RaceHQ members top-notch service.

“We are extremely excited to have Deanna join our team. As we continue to build an organization dedicated to helping our members take their races to the next level, we look for individuals that display qualities consistent with that goal,” said Anton Villatoro, President & Co-Founder of RaceHQ. “Deanna has a unique and valuable intersection of experience in various customer service roles, a passion for event management, along with a competitive drive that will invariably create value for both our members and vendor partners alike.”

The RaceHQ platform connects race directors with vetted and preferred vendors, provides exceptional value on everything needed to produce an event, and streamlines the process of submitting, managing, and tracking orders all in one centralized location using its powerful online planning tool. With a quickly expanding membership of over 1,500 races representing more than 2,000,000 participants, RaceHQ continues to expand its game-changing online marketplace to help race directors produce quality events within budget.

“I am thrilled to join the RaceHQ team at such an exciting time of growth,” said Deanna. “I look forward to working with current and potential members to ensure they all have an amazing experience.”

Deanna is a long distance runner and has competed in events for 25 years, including the Boston Marathon three times. Recently Deanna competes in National Physique Committee Bikini category contests. Deanna earned her bachelor’s degree from the University of California, Los Angeles and her M.B.A. from the University of Phoenix in Arizona.

About RaceHQ is an online event planning and purchasing tool for participatory events. Developed specifically for event managers, RaceHQ incorporates a comprehensive set of features to more efficiently operate and execute events within budget every time. RaceHQ replaces the clipboard and yellow notepad by allowing race directors to easily take control of their events online and source and procure everything needed to produce an event using any device, ensuring nothing slips through the cracks. Learn more at or set up your free membership today at and engage with us on Twitter @Race_HQ and on Facebook.