Omaha, Nebraska – March 10, 2017 – The Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping and FEI World Cup™ Dressage Finals Omaha 2017, March 29 – April 2, is excited to welcome KindredBio as a major sponsor.
The FEI World Cup™ Finals Omaha 2017 will host 70 of the world’s top riders and the biggest names in the two Olympic disciplines – including Olympic, World and European Champions – for five days of action-packed competition all under one roof at the CenturyLink Center in Omaha. In addition, the world-class event will feature a bounty of shopping vendors, live entertainment and educational exhibits at the state-of-the-art venue. Visitors will also have plenty of opportunities to explore the many attractions, hotels, museums, shops and top restaurants for which Omaha is famous!
“We are excited to have KindredBio as a sponsor of the World Cup Finals™ Omaha 2017,” said Lisa Roskens, Chairman of the Omaha Equestrian Foundation, producer of the FEI World Cup™ Finals 2017. “The KindredBio team does so much to provide the best animal pharmaceuticals on the market and we are honored to work with them. The ‘KindredBio Veterinary Center’ at the World Cup™ will play a huge role in helping to keep the horses happy and healthy during their stay at the CenturyLink Center.”
KindredBio’s core strategy is to leverage the investment in human pharmaceuticals R&D by formulating, improving, and repurposing pre-existing drugs and targets that have already been proven to be safe and effective in humans.KindredBio (Nasdaq: KIN) is a biotechnology company focused on saving and improving the lives of pets. KindredBio believes that equine family members deserve the same high quality medicines as human family members. They have a strong pipeline with innovative drugs and biologics in development made to meet the needs of the horse, the owner, the trainer, and the veterinarian. KindredBio shares the love of the horse with their customers.
Denise Bevers, Co-Founder and COO explains, “KindredBio’s decision to sponsor the veterinary hospital at the FEI World Cup Finals™ Omaha 2017 this year stems from our passion to support these incredible equine athletes and the veterinarians who take care of them. The dedication it takes to keep the horses healthy and fit to compete at these finals is a true testament to the partnership between the riders, grooms, owners, and veterinarians.”
In addition to its sponsorship of the Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping and FEI World Cup™ Dressage Finals Omaha 2017, KindredBio is a sponsor of HITS Horse Shows.
For more information about the FEI World Cup™ Finals in Omaha 2017, hotel information and to purchase tickets, please go to www.OmahaWorldCup2017.com, charge by phone at 800-745-3000 or at the CenturyLink Center Omaha box office.
About Kindred Biosciences
Kindred Biosciences is a developing-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on saving and improving the lives of pets. Its mission is to bring to pets the same kinds of safe and effective medicines that human family members enjoy. The Company’s strategy is to identify compounds and targets that have already demonstrated safety and efficacy in humans to develop therapeutics based on these validated compounds and targets for dogs, cats and horses. The Company has a deep pipeline of novel drugs and biologics in development across many therapeutic classes.