Edited press release
McKay Smith, formerly director of product development for the National Thoroughbred Racing Association and Breeders' Cup, has joined AmericaTab as senior director of marketing.
In his new role, Smith will handle all marketing responsibilities and direction for WinTicket.com, and will serve as the direct liaison with AmericaTab's affiliate account wagering Web sites, including assisting in new business development for AmericaTab.
Smith will also contribute to marketing and special events at Beulah Park, the Ohio racetrack that is part owner of AmericaTab.
"We're very happy to have someone of McKay's background join the team," Mike Weiss, executive vice president for AmericaTab, WinTicket.com, and Beulah Park, said in a statement. "His multi-faceted experience will be a great asset to many areas of our operations."
From 1999-2006, Smith was held various titles in communications, marketing, new media, and product development at NTRA/Breeders' Cup. He also administered the Daily Racing Form
/NTRA National Handicapping Championship for the past three years.