Barden Named Assistant GM at Hollypark

(from Churchill Downs release)
Tim Barden, Hollywood Park's management liaison since 2000, has been promoted to assistant general manager of the Los Angeles-area racetrack, general manager Eual Wyatt Jr. announced on behalf of Hollywood Park and parent company Churchill Downs Inc.

A graduate of the University of Arizona Racetrack Industry Program, Barden has been involved in racetrack management for the past 15 years. He served as a racing official and held track management and regulatory positions in Arizona, New York, Washington and Wisconsin prior to joining Hollywood Park.

Barden serves as a member of the board of directors for the California Council on Problem Gambling and is involved in coaching youth sports.