Keyword: Thomas H. Meeker

  • Racing Officials Announce New Security Steps

    North America's three largest horseracing organizations - Magna Entertainment Corp., Churchill Downs Incorporated and the New York Racing Association Inc. - have instituted new security measures at all totalisator vendors' facilities.

  • 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.