Latta Acquires Interest in Hidden Brook

Owner of Latta Construction buys fractional interest in the farm.

Kevin Latta of Irving, Texas, has purchased trainer Danny Vella's fractional interest in Hidden Brook Farm, announced partner Dan Hall.

Latta is the owner of Latta Construction, a worldwide construction company with offices in Irving and Baltimore, Md., that specializes in high-end commercial and residential projects. Latta, an Arkansas native and longtime Hidden Brook client, grew up in a family of horse racing enthusiasts and is an active owner and breeder.
"I am pleased and proud to become a part owner of Hidden Brook," Kevin Latta said in a release. "It's an opportunity to expand my passion and interest in an industry that I have been involved with my entire life. I have professional and personal relationships with the entire Hidden Brook team and look forward to working together to grow our business."

Partner Dan Hall added, "While I am sorry to see Danny move on, Kevin brings exceptional business acumen and new networking opportunities to the table. He's a great addition to our enterprise and we all look forward to working with him."

Woodbine-based Danny Vella will continue to train for Hidden Brook Racing and will remain active with the Paris, Ky.,  nursery in an advisory capacity.