Listen: Florida, Lonnie, Lani Powell discussed on The Horse Racing Radio Network Podcast
"Well one of the organizations that has been such a wonderful partner of ours over the past several years as Florida thoroughbred breeders and Owners Association and they are celebrating their seventy five year anniversary. Here in twenty twenty honey. Lani Powell is the CEO and the Executive Vice President Lonnie. This is the Fifteenth Consecutive Year of the Horse Racing Radio Network. We've got a ways to go to catch up to you. Guys is well-done. Hey Good morning my k.. Fifteen years is Is No small achievement when it comes to the broadcast world so You know good the job by you guys to By the way Let's don't make this all about me or let's let's remember the fact that You and your chamber to be congratulated Once again for receiving what your second ever coveted eclipse award of excellence in Media. Yeah and You and your wife and the whole team much feel very proud. You guys work very hard at that and I know you don't do it to be recognized for awards but it's nice to be recognized for the fine work you do it we're just Platt proud to be play small part and all that but Good job shopped guys. I was brought up there on. Stage Lonnie very kind to say was great to see the night looking forward to seeing you out here this afternoon and thank you very much for the kind words. Let Me Brag on you in the Florida bred program here for just a minute. Florida breads have one. How about this nineteen triple crown races? They won fifty fifty two national championships and along the way they've created one hundred and seventy racehorse millionaires which includes sixty six eclipse awards. Going into Florida breads and he had a couple of finals again. This year. With Imperial Hint and world of trouble the beat goes on and it seems like every year. We're talking about a major horse or horses. This is bred in the state of Florida having an impact on the sport of thoroughbred racing. How do you keep it going lining? How does the program continued to be so successful here in Florida? Ah I tell you that those are our past as tripped extremely high high benchmarks and You know that always keeps you Maybe it it it keeps you push to try and I say I know all those stats that you just mentioned but to be in the audience. You're somebody else read them to me. I have to admit I I. I'm I'm pretty ostrog. Guinea impressed up. The thing about Florida is is We've."