He has five assistant trainers and oversees more than 50 employees. Midwest — which also employs Roger Brueggemann and Tom Amoss as trainers — has won a national-record races and counting through Wednesday. Papiese is the founder of Midwest Store Fixtures, a leader in the design, manufacturing and implementation of retail merchandising displays, fixtures and environments. He joined forces with Ness in , and the following year Papiese purchased Thunder Ranch near Anthony, Florida, a acre facility where Midwest keeps yearlings, layups, those recovering from minor ailments and a handful of retirees.
Like the man he replaced at the top of the national standings, Asmussen, and Hall of Fame trainer William Mott, Ness was born in a state few racing fans will ever think of visiting, unless it is to see Mount Rushmore.
I would love to have my daughter grow up out there. Jamie admits it probably is inevitable Hannah Annmarie will gravitate toward Thoroughbreds and the racetrack. It is just that the job is so demanding, at least if you crave winning as much as Ness and Papiese. Their success is virtually unprecedented and derives from spending nearly all their waking hours studying horses and past performances and race conditions.
As their successes continue to mount, Papiese and Ness plan to keep upgrading the quality of their stock through clever claims and crafty yearling and private purchases. Which means study, study and more study. Watching replays, Ness observes how horses are moving, how they finish and how they come back after a race. Antigonish, a two and a half hour drive from Halifax. In the end, a networking friend forwarded a job opening to her for Satlantic, an export manufacturer of water quality measurement equipment and Zahra got an interview.
Tehran is a long way from Halifax, but when you do your homework, follow your heart and have some connected people helping you along the way, it really does turn out for the best. Kelly Hennessey , ABC, is an accredited public relations writer and consultant. You can find Kelly at http: Digg This Save to del. You can follow this conversation by subscribing to the comment feed for this post.
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