Keyword: media

  • Round Table to Feature Head of NFL Media

    The Round Table will provide updates on medication reform efforts in the U.S., a study on equine drug testing and enforcement, an analysis of racing trends and horse inventories, and a report on new fan and owner initiatives.

  • John Velazquez

    Jockeys Consider Options for Promoting Sport

    Stephen Panus, vice president of communications for the National Thoroughbred Racing Association, acknowledged many newspapers have discontinued racing coverage. He encouraged riders to embrace social media.

  • Penelope Miller, senior manager of digital media for America's Best Racing, discussed use of Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Youtube, and Twitter.

    Pros, Cons of the New Racing Media Discussed

    This year's Mark Kaufman Workshop presented by the Turf Publicists of America Dec. 4 during the University of Arizona Global Symposium on Racing and Gaming tackled the topic of the new racing media.

  • UPS advertising was prominent throughout Belmont Park for the running of the 140th Belmont (gr. I).

    Research: Big Brown Delivered for UPS

    United Parcel Service's sponsorship of Big Brown's bid for the Triple Crown produced more than $6 million in overall exposure value, according to the Michigan-based sponsorship research company Joyce Julius & Associates.

  • Brian Hiro Wins Media Eclipse

    Brian Hiro of the North County Times in Escondido, Calif., has won the 2007 Media Eclipse Award for writing in the Feature/Enterprise category, the National Thoroughbred Racing Association (NTRA) announced Dec. 27.

  • Jerardi Wins Eclipse Award for Barbaro Coverage

    Dick Jerardi of the Philadelphia <i>Daily News</i> won the 2006 media Eclipse Award for writing in the news/commentary category for his series of articles on the events surrounding the injury and surgery on Barbaro, and <i>The Blood-Horse</i> received two honorable mentions in the same category for columns that appeared in the magazine.

  • 2006 Sovereign Award Media Finalists Announced

    The Jockey Club of Canada announced finalists in the 2006 Sovereign Award Media categories. Winners will be announced at the 32nd annual Sovereign Awards ceremonies at the InterContinental Toronto Centre Dec. 16.

  • Read All About It -- Or Not

    <i>By T.D. Thorton</i> - It was no surprise the Thoroughbred industry went into its well-practiced "wounded party" act when the Boston <i>Globe</i> and Washington <i>Post</i> both recently announced that statistical racing coverage--those several-inch squares of abbreviated agate type--would be slashed from each paper's sports section.

  • Make Them Talk

    <i>By Dan Liebman</i> -- On Oct. 27 at Belmont Park, there was a media press conference following each of the eight Breeders' Cup World Thoroughbred Championships races. After three of the races, the winning trainer did not show up.