|Wednesday, August 17, 2011||Contact: Bob Curran Jr. (212) 521-5326|
|Round Table Conference Transcripts Now Available|
Official transcripts of The Jockey Club’s Round Table Conference on Matters Pertaining to Racing are now available at jockeyclub.com. The conference was held Sunday, August 14, at the Gideon Putnam Resort in Saratoga Springs, N.Y.
The major focus of the conference was the recently completed economic study of the Thoroughbred industry entitled, “Driving Sustainable Growth for Thoroughbred Racing and Breeding.” The study was conducted by the management consulting firm McKinsey & Company in conjunction with The Jockey Club.
In addition to the transcripts, a video replay, a slideshow and a 32-page industry study document, which includes an executive summary, are also available on the site and can be accessed directly at jockeyclub.com/roundtable_replay_2011.html.
The Round Table Conference program also included updates on the activities of The Jockey Club, the Equine Injury Database and the Thoroughbred Safety Committee.