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Equestrian INDUSTRY SPECIALISTS

Petthrive is the pioneer in canine Resveratrol therapy. Petthrive helps dogs walk and run more comfortably as they age, improving energy and stamina levels in senior dogs, keeping your best friend as active and playful as a puppy. Classic Communications assists Petthrive with media publicity and advertising, electronic communications and developing marketing materials.

InkStables is a premiere fashion-forward printed hosiery company that does their our own manufacturing in-house. Their products are highly recognized within the equestrian world, as their printed products are designed by equestrians for equestrians. Classic Communications assists Ink Stables with media publicity and advertising, electronic communications and developing marketing materials.

Wellington Properties offers luxury homes and barns for rent or purchase in the equestrian mecca Wellington, Florida. Classic assists Wellington Properties with publicity, advertising and social media.  

Vitafloor is the original inventors of equine vibration therapy. Vitafloor’s heavily researched products are veterinarian recommended to provide an incomparable non-invasive solution for training, rehabilitation and injury prevention. Classic Communications assists Vitafloor with media publicity and advertising, horse show sponsorships, coordinating special events, developing marketing materials, electronic communications and managing their social media.

Equithrive® is the pioneer in equine Resveratrol therapy. Equithrive® Joint is the only clinically proven oral supplement that address conditions caused by excessive or chronic inflammation, including Equine Metabolic Syndrome (EMS), laminitis and arthritis. Classic Communications assists Equithrive with media publicity and advertising, horse show sponsorships, coordinating special events, electronic communications and developing marketing materials.

The ARK at JFK is a comprehensive, multi-purpose animal handling and air cargo facility at New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK). The Ark is being constructed by ARK Development, LLC with substantial completion slated for the first quarter of 2016. The 178,000-square-foot facility will provide both airside and landside services, including a USDA-approved import quarantine, in-transit companion animal kenneling, boarding, and veterinary and diagnostic services. Classic Communications, in collaboration with its Ohio affiliate Yopko Penhallurick, is providing media relations and marketing communications support of this exciting $48 million development. Receiving broad international media interest, initial efforts generated several hundred media placements all around the world. The Ark will be the world’s first privately owned, 24-hour animal airport terminal and quarantine center.

For over 15 years Timeless Antiques, Watch and Jewelry Co. of Brockton, Mass. has been the premier South Shore location for expert watch restoration, custom jewelry design and estate liquidation. Classic has generated valuable media publicity and promotion for Timeless, which houses an impressive collection of original artwork, modern/mid-century antiques and jewelry, and which hosts a variety of social and business events.

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With a complete line of horse feed, supplements and care products available in more than 50 countries, Cavalor is respected as a world leader in equine nutrition for high-performance horses.  When Cavalor launched a North American subsidiary in 2009, it retained Classic Communications to assist with the launch and build brand identity and recognition in the U.S. and Canada.  Classic’s efforts helped establish the company in these markets where it now has a devoted following.

When Mushroom Matrix was looking to rebrand its line of nutritional supplements for high-performance and other horses, it retained Classic Communications to implement a public relations and marketing campaign in the U.S. equestrian market.  Classic helped build awareness and identity for the line of organic, natural supplements, rebranded as Equine Matrix.

Because of its expertise in the equine world, Classic was retained by SmartPak to write press releases and help inform and educate SmartPak's target audiences in the horse world about the company’s various product lines including its groundbreaking line of nutritional supplements and patented SmartPak supplement feeding system.

Classic Communications works with Sport Innovations LLC to help market its line of unique horse products that includes magnetic and massage blankets and boots, and Rainbow horse solariums, all of which increase the performance of sport horses.  Classic’s campaign has helped introduce the line of products to the company’s target audience and has had a direct impact on sales.

​​To maximize the impact of its on-site presence at major equestrian events in the U.S. such as the Hampton Classic, Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event and World Equestrian Games, Dubarry of Ireland relied on Classic for media publicity. Classic’s efforts led to extensive coverage in both equestrian and local media helping to drive traffic to its booth at these and other events.

Jim Dratfield’s Petography has provided animal lovers with timeless and breathtaking photos of their pets ever since it was established in 1993. Dratfield’s unique photography skills have attracted celebrities such as Jennifer Aniston, Henry Kissinger, Elton John and Barbara Walters as clients.  Classic helps promote Petography through direct marketing to customers, advertising, media publicity and social media.  Classic also facilitates vendor presence at several high level horse shows as well as an on-site presence at several social events.

For over a decade, EquiFit, inc. has been delivering innovative products to top equine athletes. By pairing horse-world expertise with cutting-edge technology and premium materials, EquiFit offers invaluable products for athletes at all levels. Classic helps EquiFit with strategic planning and coordinates the company’s media relations efforts and its equestrian event sponsorship and marketing campaigns.

When the renowned maker of custom shoes and riding boots was set to launch its new line of accessories, it turned to Classic Communications. Classic developed and implemented a publicity campaign that successfully launched Der-Dau’s new product line of handbags and belts with widespread coverage in equestrian and mainstream media. Classic was also retained to market the launch of Der-Dau’s revolutionary new “Dream Boot” in 2012.

The UltrOZ wearable ultrasonic therapy system for the treatment of sport horses has changed the way ultrasounds are delivered to horses. UltrOZ has eliminated the risk of thermal damage and created a safe and easy way for horse owners and trainers to treat mild injuries and inflammation, plus injuries that require months of rehabilitation. Classic Communications assists UltrOZ with media publicity and advertising, horse show sponsorships and developing marketing materials.

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Classic’s skills and expertise can benefit any type of business or organization. Over the years, Classic has developed and implemented conventional and non-traditional campaigns on behalf of a variety of interests including clients in business, entertainment, politics and sports as well as a variety of non-profit organizations.