The Thoroughbred Women’s Network and Taylor Made host a Mentor Mixer
TWN offers newcomers and employers the opportunity to meet and mingle during the Keeneland September Yearling Sales
Lexington, KY - September 4, 2018 –The Thoroughbred Women’s Network is set to host a networking event Sunday, September 9th as part of the Keeneland September Yearling Sale. The “Meet and Mingle” will be held on the Keeneland Sale grounds between Taylor Made Yearling Sale Barns 2 and 6 beginning at 5:30 pm Eastern.
Recognizing a need in the Thoroughbred racing and breeding industry to address the difficulties many newcomers experience in becoming professionally involved in the sport, the TWN hopes the ice breaker-style event will offer interested individuals the chance to learn more about TWN, as well as meet like-minded Thoroughbred industry professionals, role models, and potential mentors. Light snacks and refreshments will be served, courtesy of Taylor Made Sales.
Attendees are encouraged to mix with current TWN board members and participants, register, exchange information, network with peers, and sign up for a mentorship program the TWN expects to unveil in the near future. Registration and Information tables will be set-up for those interested in learning more about various professions in the Thoroughbred industry. Topics will include: On the Farm, At the Track,Marketing, and Industry Services.