But last week, the chamber handed over the reins to Whatcom Events, a new nonprofit headed by current race director Pete Coy.
In 2007 the total premium tax from captives came to about $350,000 on premium volume of about $85 million, according to Coy.
The captive vehicles belong to smaller and midsize companies, usually privately held, added Coy.
They were tickled to have someone else taking on the responsibility," said Coy.
Stone then moved B Coy from its extended position to a position just in front of our Coy.
The Chinese then turned their attention on our Coy.
They'll miss those two, especially Paul, " says Coy.
On Friday, the FBI confirmed it issued an alert for Coy.
He is predeceased by his parents, Romeo and Loretta; a brother, Norman; his son-in-law, Frank H Coy; and a great grandson, Mathew Coy.