|Flashwave Motorsports, Inc. was established in 2000 by its principle, Jim Scherrer as an avenue to develop high impact sponsorship campaigns for major corporations utilizing Offshore Powerboat racing entertainment.
Flashwave created excitement in its rookie year by taking 2nd place in the World in Factory 1 Offshore racing at the APBA/UIM Championships held in Key West Florida. Flashwave took 2nd place in the Pacific Offshore 2001 racing series. Its sponsor CALDIET.COM/ Hollywood 48-Hour Diet was ecstatic with the first year results. 2002 is looking even better. Currently the national points leader, the Flashwave team is cris-crossing the country running both the Pro Series races and west coast divisional races.
Jim Scherrer's career started with Eastman Kodak. After 15 years, Jim ventured out as an entrepreneur, starting three successful corporations including Aspen Fulfillment Services, Inc, a contract shipper for the direct marketing industry. He also started Aspen Products, Inc., an electronic retailer and broker in the Natural Health Products industry and Flashwave Motorsports, Inc. Racing has always been in Jim's blood. As a teen , Jim was an accomplished champion swimmer competing in the Japan. He has raced go-karts and now boats. When ask how he got started in Offshore racing, he says "it just got too dangerous on the Parker strip" Jim holds a BS degree in Photo Science and Professional Photography. When he is not working or racing, Jim spends time with his wife Becky and daughter Krystal.