Meet the Original Equinista™
2017 American Horse Publications Chris Brune Spirit Award for her contributions to horse sport as an award winning journalist & expert in media relations, reputation management.
Her Original Equinista (fashionista + equestrienne) lifestyle and event coverage is found in some of today's most elite digital and print publications, including her HIS & HERS column since 2011 in Elite Equestrian (One of 2020’s Top 15 Equestrian Magazines & Publications to Follow).
Her respected career in equestrian sport across the FEI disciplines began in 1992 in the public relations department of the US Equestrian Team (USET), then as Press Officer for the 1996 Atlanta Committee for the Olympic Games (ACOG).
She swapped leads for marketing and development work in the zoological industry for Zoo New England (Boston’s Franklin Park & Stoneham Zoos) and Springfield’s Forest Park Zoo, returning several years later to her equestrian editorial roots, first co-founding Massachusetts Horse Magazine and then launching the Our Horses, Our Selves equestrian art show.
In 2009, with a strong stable of editorial and promotional clients, she struck out to oversee social media, marketing and press relations for equestrian events and organizations including Live Oak International, IHSA and IHSA National Championships, Mid-Atlantic Equitation Championships, EQUUS Film Festival-NYC, National Horse Show-MSG, Fair Hill International, World Pair Driving Championships, Winter Equestrian Festival and American Invitational, and corporate clients such as Active Riding Trips, Arenus, Breyer Creations, Farnam, Hock Shield, Holistic Horse Media, The Original NibbleNet, Scratch n All, Sore No-More, Sox For Horses and Wellpride Omega-3 For Horses.
Contact her at [email protected].