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More Equestrian Leaders Signed On to Speak at Canadian Women’s Horse Industry Conference

The Canadian Women’s Horse Industry has announced more speakers for their conference March 4-5, 2011 in Toronto. The event will be held at the Crowne Plaza Airport Hotel and is open to all equine professionals. Equine Wellness Magazine is a sponsor of the event participating as the official Platinum Media Sponsor.

The BUSINESS OF HORSES panel on March 4, 2011 has added Melanie Prosser, the REACH Huron – Director, Program Services. Prosser has a lifetime’s involvement in the horse industry starting from age five. Her experience includes working in the Standardbred industry on broodmare farms and at Yearling Sales, and making training videos for educational courses with the University of Guelph. Melanie was a faculty member at Fairview College, in northern Alberta (now a N.A.I.T. campus). She owned and operated her own business, Fieldstones Equestrian Centre, providing lessons, boarding and training, as well as riding lessons and classroom teaching to working students, in addition to operating a tack store at her facility.  Upon her return to Ontario she accepted the position of Program Manager for the Office of Open Learning at the University of Guelph. Her portfolio included the award winning Equine Science Certificate online program. She helped develop the online Equine Science Diploma and the Equine Business Management Certificate. Melanie was a course developer and instructor for some of the courses, most notably the Equine Business Management course. Currently Melanie is working for the Regional Equine & Agricultural Centre of Huron Inc. (REACH Huron) as the Director, Program Services where she is developing a wide variety of courses, programs and clinics for the horse industry and local community. She is also the Lead Instructor for the University of Guelph, Ridgetown Campus Performance Horse Handler Certificate which is delivered at REACH Huron.

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Women’s Horse Industry Association Partners with Redstone Media Group

January 4, 2011 – The Women’s Horse Industry Association is pleased to announce that a partnership has been formed with Redstone Media Group Inc. in Canada. The partnership will provide benefits to both organizations including advertising, marketing and promotions.

Part of the partnership agreement names Redstone Media Group as the official Platinum Media Sponsor for the 2011 Canadian Women’s Horse Industry Conference in Toronto March 4-5. The two-day conference will include panels covering a variety of equine related topics and will feature speakers from all areas of the industry. In addition to panels and seminars, attendees will also be able to visit with a limited number of equine exhibitors showcasing an outstanding array of products and services.

Redstone Media Group is the publisher of the world’s leading integrative health magazines for animals, with titles including Equine Wellness Magazine, Animal Wellness Magazine, and Feline Wellness Magazine. The multi-media company also offers video and digital production, web design, and flat media services to clients on both sides of the border.

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