Catherine Hartley joins the TBA team
On behalf of the TBA Council, I am delighted to announce that Catherine Hartley will be joining the team at The Thoroughbred Breeders’ Association with responsibility for Breed Affairs.
Catherine comes to us with an extensive knowledge of the thorou ghbred breeding and racing industries, as well as the people within them. Catherine initiated the Beyond Racing programme to promote the thoroughbred to the equestrian field, and through Imagine Racing she has brought in new owners to racing. Earlier this year, Catherine took a leading role in the organisation of the recent ITBF Conference. Her background in PR and marketing will be a strength in the TBA's efforts to promote and build awareness of racing and breeding to the general public.
Catherine's responsibilities at the TBA will cover breeders’ seminars, transformation, industry liaison, stud book, awards, public relations etc. The long term goal is to build the TBA's role for its members.
Catherine takes up her new position on 1st March 2017 and her contact details are :-
Tel – 083 640 11 55
All of us on Council are very pleased to have secured a person of Catherine's calibre for this important role, and we look forward to a long and successful future.