Tom Ventura

President, Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company

Tom Venture’s interest in thoroughbreds began when attending the races as a teenager at Aqueduct, Belmont Park, Saratoga and Monmouth Park with his father, brother and uncles.  He attended the University of Arizona Race Track Industry Program to further explore his interest in horses and the thoroughbred business.  Working for both NYRA, Tampa Bay Downs and the Steinbrenner family before taking the reins at Ocala Breeders’ Sale Company in 2011.