Nominations are now open for the 18th annual Equine Industry Vision Award. Sponsored by Zoetis and presented by American Horse Publications, the prestigious award is the first of its kind to showcase innovation across the entire equine market, as well as ingenuity and service.
The AHP Equine Media Awards annual contest offers members an opportunity to be recognized for excellence in 66 equine media classes covering journalism, visual media, multimedia, social media marketing and design.
American Horse Publications (AHP) members gathered in Lexington on October 15 at The Club at UK’s Spindletop Hall, in Lexington, Kentucky, for its first-ever regional workshop.
An Opportunity for Students to Reach their Dreams of a Career in Equine Media through the AHP Student Award Contest
“Attracting young people with a passion for horses and media is important to sustain our industry,” continues Brune. “This year, AHP has increased the Travel Award to $1,000 and extended the application deadline date.” AHP will promote the Student Award to colleges throughout the U.S. and via its social media channels and member publications.
American Horse Publications (AHP) is going local in Lexington, Kentucky with its first-ever regional workshop scheduled for October 15, 2018.
2018 American Horse Publications Equine Industry Survey Indicates Stabilization, Changes in Health Management, and Additional Challenges for Riding and Open Spaces
“The 2018 AHP Equine Industry Survey builds upon the 2009-2010, 2012, and 2015 surveys to help understand the trajectory of the equine industry,” reports Dr. Jill Stowe, Ph.D. who has provided consultation and data analysis services to AHP for all four of the AHP Equine Industry Surveys. She shares five main results conclusions that can be drawn from this year’s study.
“I had such a wonderful time meeting new people, exploring career opportunities and developing my journalistic skills,” says Emily Holowczak about her experience at the AHP Equine Media Conference in Hunt Valley. “Winning the Student Award was just the icing on the cake!”
American Horse Publications has been on the hunt to find students with a passion for both horses and publishing since 1993. This year, the hunt discovered three young women who rose to the top of the judge’s list to become the 2018 AHP Student Award finalists. They have earned an opportunity to meet leading equine industry professionals and discuss career possibilities during the AHP Equine Media Conference.
Zoetis and American Horse Publications (AHP) are proud to announce four finalists have been selected for the 2018 Equine Industry Vision Award. Sponsored by Zoetis, the Equine Industry Vision Award recognizes ingenuity and service as well as benefit to the equine industry by inspiring these qualities in others.
The announcement of award finalists ends two-months of anticipation for the 75 AHP members who have learned they placed in the top five in one or more of 64 classes in the 2018 AHP Equine Media Awards (EMA).
Temperatures that rose high enough to close the Phoenix airport were not the only thing that soared during the American Horse Publications Equine Media Conference in Scottsdale, Arizona. The finale of the three-day event is the announcement of the 2017 Equine Media Awards winners for material published in 2016. This year’s awards competition was judged by 23 professionals and included 64 classes, 783 entries, and 105 contestants, of which 71 were finalists.
Sydney Knott, founder, president and CEO of Horses4Heroes, was named the recipient of the 2017 Equine Industry Vision Award.
Three students have risen to the top to become 2017 AHP Student Award finalists. They have earned an opportunity to meet leading equine industry professionals and discuss career possibilities during the AHP Equine Media Conference. Each Travel Award Winner will receive a $750 travel award to attend Saddle Up for Scottsdale in Scottsdale, Arizona on June 15-17, 2017 for three days of educational sessions and related activities.