Keyword: Karl F. Schmitt Jr.

  • CDSN, Southern Racing Approve Agreement

    Representatives of the Churchill Downs Simulcast Network and the Southern Racing Cooperative approved a new agreement Oct. 19 to allow the export of CDSN racing signals to SRC member racetracks. Terms were not disclosed.

  • No One Hits $5 Million Derby Contest

    No one claimed the $5 million prize for picking the exact order of finish in this year's "Run for the Roses" as part of the first-ever international promotion connected to the Kentucky Derby.

  • Maryland Jockey Club president/CEO Joe De Francis.

    Churchill Failed in Attempt to Buy Laurel, Pimlico

    Churchill Downs Inc. recently tried to buy Maryland's major thoroughbred tracks but failed because Joe De Francis, president and CEO of the Maryland Jockey Club, insisted on retaining management control, The Baltimore <i>Sun</i> reported Friday.