Founding Kentucky Equine Education Project (KEEP) member, Brereton Jones and Old Friends Thoroughbred Retirement Farm have been named recipients of the inaugural Industry Vision Award during the KEEP Equine Industry Conference Oct. 18 in Lexington. A committee made up of KEEP Board members chose nominees with recipients determined by secret ballot.
“We are very proud to recognize Brereton Jones and Old Friends for their significant contributions to Kentucky’s horse industry,” said Joe Clabes, KEEP Executive Director. “The committee could not have selected two more deserving ambassadors for this recognition. We look forward to expressing our appreciation for all they have done to advance Kentucky’s signature industry and how it is perceived around the world.”
The two-day Equine Industry Conference will begin Monday, Oct. 17 at the Embassy Suites Hotel in Lexington.