Held on April 14-15, 2020, at the MGM Grand Conference Center in Las Vegas, Nevada, the Equestrian Businesswomen (EQBW) Summit is for equestrian businesswomen who want to learn, network, and be inspired!
Meet the Company Values Panelists
Topics: Social Responsibility, Organization Identity, Diversity, Sustainability, Brand Values, Charitable Giving, Core Principles
Listen to and learn from over 20 industry leaders at the 2020 EQBW Summit including:
Mollie Bogardus of Aveterra
Mollie holds an MBA with a focus in Sustainable Business and is a business owner with a 35-year career in the equine industry. She owned and operated a 50+ horse training facility with a school horse program, show program, breeding program and an annual USEF approved horse show. For the past ten years Mollie has focused on helping businesses with sustainability initiatives, recognizing waste management issues, energy use and water use as opportunities for new and financially beneficial practices. Her company offers composting technology for organic waste with an emphasis on animal manures. Mollie formed Aveterra Corporation along with her co-founders in 2015 to create a closed loop waste management business that transformed organic waste into the high-quality organic soil products and assists companies to establish sustainability initiatives that support responsible business practices.
Jenna Hahn of KindredBio
Specializing in the companion animal and equine industries, Jenna Hahn has over 17+ years of sales, marketing, and product launch experience. Jenna has worked in the veterinary division of Merck and other animal health companies such as Merial and IDEXX. She has consulted for many small businesses in the pet and equine industry, helping to bring their products to the veterinary and equine market. Jenna is currently the Vice President of Commercial at KindredBio. She successfully commercialized the animal health biopharmaceutical company from scratch and has been with the company for over 7 years. KindredBio was founded in September 2012 and is publicly traded on NASDAQ. Jenna is very active in the veterinary and equine community, is a show jumper and wife of a grand prix rider, and has spent her career working directly with veterinarians and their staffs to help improve the quality of life for the animals we love.
Meg Krueger of Pepperfox
Meg Krueger is the founder of Pepperfox, an equestrian consumer marketing firm. Before dedicating her work full-time to Pepperfox, she spent two decades in the equestrian event management space, managing hunter/jumper, eventing, and dressage competitions and multi-focus equestrian competition venues in Canada and the U.S. In addition to event and business management, she also develops growth strategies for equestrian venues seeking to enhance their corporate sponsorship portfolios and offerings, and for brands who are targeting equestrian consumers. She is passionate about mentoring youth in business and spending as much time as possible with her two equine retirees and rescue dog. She is an active volunteer in the industry and currently serves as the President of the Board of Directors for Equestrian Canada Équestre, the national governing body for equestrian sport in Canada.
Dr. Bridgett McIntosh of Mars Equestrian
Dr. Bridgett McIntosh, Director of Mars Equestrian and lifelong equestrian, brings a unique perspective to educational and business opportunities for equestrian businesswomen with her diverse academic and corporate background. Growing up in rural upstate New York, Bridgett had a pony from day one and began showing hunter/jumpers at eight years old. She first embraced the important role women play in the horse industry as an undergraduate at Hollins University, a women’s college in Roanoke, VA, where she was a member of the IHSA riding team and received a B.A. in Biology (1997). Blending her passion for horses with science, she received her M.S. (2002) and Ph.D. (2005) in Equine Nutrition from Virginia Tech. She dedicated the next 15 years of her career to education and research as a faculty member at the University of Tennessee and Virginia Tech, where she made measurable impacts on improving horse health, environmental stewardship, and women’s role in agriculture. She has worked extensively across private and public agencies, universities, and scientific disciplines, building collaborative relationships to promote and connect those involved in horse industry. Bridgett joined Mars, Incorporated to head up their recently launched MARS Equestrian™ sponsorship team in 2018. Bridgett’s role is to extend the business-wide commitment to creating a better world for horses, pets, and the people who love them. Always striving for balance, Bridgett continues to compete in the hunter/jumpers, foxhunt, and enjoys her farm with a myriad of animals in Virginia.
Don’t miss out on this year’s opportunity to connect with women in the equine industry. Join us in Vegas and learn from accomplished, dynamic women on how to be successful, informed, and fulfilled in today’s world. Buy your ticket today!
WHAT: The 2020 Equestrian Businesswomen Summit
WHEN: April 14-15, 2020
WHERE: MGM Grand Conference Center, Las Vegas, Nevada
WHO: Equestrian businesswomen who want to learn, network, and be inspired! We will be announcing our speakers, panelists, and workshop coaches in the upcoming weeks.
HOW: To buy your ticket through Event Clinics, visit: https://www.eventclinics.com/a/tlR6wIVTFkmHSRyxfo_Ipg - tickets are limited, so get yours today!
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