(Edited press release)
WinStar Farm announced that Robert Hammond has joined their staff in their stallion nominations, sales, and bloodstock division.
"We are very pleased to have Robert join our team," said Doug Cauthen, president of WinStar, which is located near Versailles, Ky. "Robert will be handling stallion nominations and other transactions derived from our bloodstock division. I am confident that his background in all aspects of the industry and his level of professionalism will serve us well."
Hammond, born in England, received his Bachelor of Science degree from Southampton University. With 20 years experience as a professional horseman, Hammond is pleased with his new affiliation with WinStar.
"I am honored to be associated with an established market leader such as WinStar Farm and look forward to making a positive impact on sales, while helping clients achieve their goals within the Thoroughbred industry," he said.
Previously, Hammond served as a bloodstock consultant for Hopewell and Millennium Farms, in addition to being founder and owner of Rose Bloodstock, a Thoroughbred consulting service.