ADVISORY COMMITTEE

ADVISORY COMMITTEE


 

Anthony Costanzo

Anthony Costanzo started out riding, and has now owned and operated his own training center for over 30 years. He prepares babies and readies 2-year-olds for sales, as well as racing, handling some notable winners as both trainer and owner.

Phone: 352-361-6264

 

Marette Farrell

From the ground up, with strong roots, Marette Farrell has formed pin hooking and racing partnerships to become one of the nation’s leading bloodstock agents. She now has a staff who works as hard as she does for every client.

Phone: 859-312-0364

 

Dan Hall

Dan Hall – BIO FORTHCOMING

Phone: 859-621-0526

 

Bobby Jones

Bobby Jones has been a true horseman for over 30 years in Ocala, Florida. He foals, breaks, preps, consigns, and trains with passion. And he currently serves as the chairman of the board for the Florida Farm Managers Association.

Phone: 352-843-8713

 

Peter Kirwan

Peter Kirwan has been in the business for 35-plus years, working in Australia, Ireland, and for the last 28 years, in America. His knowledge extends to all facets of the business, from breeding and foaling, to getting horses race-ready. With a lot of luck short listing and buying horses for clients, he’s here to help.

Phone: 859-749-4326

 

Harry “Chip” Landry

Harry “Chip” Landry has served as a leading bloodstock agent on the east coast since 1968. He does sales in NY, KY, MD, and FL. With brood mares of his own, he has had considerable success in helping others select brood mares and runners. He also advises on the purchase of pin hook prospects.

Phone: 518-605-3653

 

Heidie Maikranz

A fourth generation farmer/rancher, Heidie Maikranz has owned and operated 4M Ranch, a thoroughbred sales, breeding and racing operation since 1993, selling horses publicly at auction as breeder and agent for her clients since 1996 in TX, LA and FL. She has evaluated horses at auction for pre-purchase since 2000 for 4M and her clients. And she is committed to calling on all of her experience to serve the thoroughbred industry, her clients and their horses.

Phone: 512-415-9648

 

John O’Meara

John O’Meara started in Ireland as a lad, where his father had Irish Draught and Thoroughbred stallions; and he now owns and operates a multipurpose Thoroughbred breeding facility. With stops along the way at Spendthrift, Gainesway and Prestonwood, John has worked in the thoroughbred industry in Ireland, Kentucky, Maryland, Virginia, New Zealand and Australia.

Phone: 859-621-7662

 

Marshall Silverman

Marshall Silverman is a leading consignor in the Atlantic region. He is considered an expert in evaluating confirmation and pedigrees, with close to 50 years of success.

Phone: 410-336-6312

 

Elaine Vinson

Elaine and her husband Garner bought Verbarctic as a two-year-old for $2300; and he made $359,000. Hence, the name of the farm! They bought Investment Broker for $15,000, and sold him for $135,000, after he was named the New England Turf Horse of the Year. They have also raised several stake horses, including Sing Me Back Home.

Phone: 352-804-3238