Wednesday, November 23, 2005 12:00 AM
FLORENCE, KY . . . November 23, 2005 . . . With an eye toward increasing its visibility and connection with the Northern Kentucky/Greater Cincinnati community, Turfway Park has added Jill Veach and Lindsey Eger to its staff.
Jill Veach has been named sales manager for the Northern Kentucky Thoroughbred racetrack, where she takes responsibility for group sales and sponsorship opportunities. She comes to Turfway Park after three years as a wedding planner and sales manager for The Madison, a party and reception venue in Covington, Kentucky. Before moving into sales, she spent five years as a Microsoft certified systems engineer with Key Solutions, an information technology provider based in Wilder, Kentucky. A Cincinnati native, Veach is an active volunteer with the Down Syndrome Association of Cincinnati.
“We are very excited to have Jill join our team as we promote Turfway Park as a unique entertainment venue within the corporate market,“ said Jack Gordon, the track’s director of sales and marketing.
Lindsey Eger joins the Turfway Park staff as community relations coordinator and will work with local charities, the Northern Kentucky Chamber of Commerce, and other community organizations. A Northern Kentucky native, she serves on the board of the Covington-Kenton County Jaycees, with responsibility for planning the group’s community involvement and monthly charity events. She also is a member of the Business After Hours Committee, the Regional Youth Leadership Committee, and Northern Kentucky Legacy, an association for young professionals. Eger previously worked for Sherrill D. Morgan and Associates of Covington and Business Benefits of Fort Mitchell, both insurance companies in Northern Kentucky.