About Us

THE RACING LEAGUE TEAM

A passionate stable of horse racing fanatics.

STEVE BROWN
Co-founder & Chief Executive Officer

Steve is a trailblazer and leading innovator within the thoroughbred industry. After financial market success at Bankers Trust, JP Morgan & Citigroup, Steve is now focussed on creating the world’s first Racing League. A thoroughbred owner, and principal of Kitchwin Hills Stud, Steve founded and powers miStable, a digital platform enabling electronic communication between racehorse trainers and clients. In 2015 Steve also established miRunners, unleashing micro-ownership to the sport of racing.

TERRY KENNEDY
General Manager Commercial

A prolific and highly distinguished sports broadcaster, Terry has hosted and commentated on many sports, including The Olympic and Commonwealth Games. As an innovator, Terry’s own production company teamed with Hutchison Telecommunications to be the first to stream sport on a mobile phone. Terry is an award winning racing journalist with a passion to create generational change in the industry.

PETER WATSON
Chief Technical Officer
Peter has proven track record of using his technical and strategic expertise to transform the thoroughbred industry. As a co-founder and manager of Bloodstock.com.au​, Peter was able to transform the traditional way horses were traded to game changing online platforms.

RYAN WILSON
Special Counsel
After 25 years in finance, specialising in derivative trading, Ryan has shifted into private equity consulting and fundraising. With personal expertise from early stage businesses and various Esport projects, Ryan is providing us with financial rigour, as well as governance and structural direction through the various growth stages of The Racing League.

ORIELLA DROVANDI
Head of Operations & Customer Experience
Oriella has delivered technology transformation systems to the diverse industries of publishing, telehealth and bioengineering in multiple countries

TOTAL SPORTS ENTERTAINMENT ​

2019 Sports Marketing Company of the Year

PAUL SMITH
Co-founder & Chairman
Founded TSE in 1994, he also founded Repucom International, which grew to become a global leader in sports research and led the sale to The Nielsen Company in 2016.

Paul Kind
CEO
An industry leader in the commercial and marketing functions of sport and media over the past three decades. Through his own agency and also with 13 years at the NRL, Paul grew non-broadcast revenue from $30million to $110million.

FRONTIER AUSTRALIA ​
Media and marketing agency

NEIL HOAR
​Director
Specialises in maximising advertising campaigns and delivering long term effective results. Neil is racehorse owner and breeder and  has worked with many of the countries leading racing clubs including Racing NSW and the Australian Turf Club.