Keyword: vernon niven

  • Thukral Named President of

    Rohit Thukral has been promoted to president of and has been appointed executive vice president of technology initiatives for Churchill Downs Inc., it was announced May 21.

  • Niven to Exit CDI,

    Vernon Niven has left Churchill Downs Inc. for personal reasons, the company announced Feb. 12. Niven, who since October 2006 has served as executive vice president of CDI and president of, will vacate his posts in June after the conclusion of the 2009 Triple Crown.

  • TwinSpires Wagering Site to Begin May 2

    A new advance deposit wagering service, TwinSpires, is prepared to launch on May 2, accepting wagers on the 2007 spring meet at Churchill Downs racetrack in time for the 133rd renewals of the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I) on May 5 and the Kentucky Oaks (gr. I) a day earlier, Churchill Downs Inc., announced.

  • Churchill's ADW Launch to be Delayed

    Churchill Downs' new account wagering service, TwinSpires, will not be open for business in time for the opening of the 2007 spring meet on Saturday, Churchill Downs Inc. announced April 27.