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April 1, 2013
 

Velocity RC Magazine Fires Derek Buono!

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Written by: Derek Buono

For years Derek has been a pain in the RC industry’s side. He was always producing amazing pictures, offering his “opinion,” basing things on facts that those scientists like to use…all of that BS has caused the executive committee of VRC Magazine to say “ENOUGH IS ENOUGH.” Today, Velocity RC Cars Magazine has hired a new Executive Editor – Elena. Elena brings more than just ice blue eyes to the table. She has fingers that have the Velocity Logo showing (who else can make a V with her fingers? Nobody!), her fingers allow stickers to adhere, and she has written several articles on the time-space continuum and how it relates to RC Racing. All of these things make Elena VRC the first choice for Derek’s position. More industry rumors is that Jeff Eveleigh is next on the chopping block as several monkey’s and sea horses have been sending in resumes all week!



About the Author

Derek Buono
Derek Buono– Started in the industry as an assistant editor at RC Car Action where he spent 2 years before being recruited by Xtreme RC Cars Magazine. For the past 10 years Derek lead Xtreme RC Cars and helped double the circulation, improved editorial quality and helped lead the market in design and creativity. Derek@vrcmag.com



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