HITS Announces National Partnership with Maria Mendelsohn/ Douglas Elliman

Dec. 12, 2023 – Ocala, FL – HITS LLC, the leading producer of hunter/jumper and dressage horse shows in North America, is proud to announce that Maria Mendelsohn and Douglas Elliman are renewing their support of HITS with an upgraded national sponsorship program for 2024.

The partnership involves all six HITS properties nationwide and involves a wide variety of integrated marketing components, corporate hospitality, and other branded touchpoints, including Grand Prix Stadium naming rights at HITS Post Time Farm (Ocala, FL), HITS-on-the-Hudson (Saugerties, NY), HITS Commonwealth Park (Culpeper, VA), Lamplight Equestrian Center (Wayne, IL) and Harold Beebe Farm (East Dorset, VT). Douglas Elliman will also headline the Ocala Winter Celebration as the sponsor of the $75,000 Douglas Elliman Grand Prix on March 16, 2024.

“We are thrilled to expand our partnership with Maria Mendelsohn and Douglas Elliman,” expressed Peter Englehart, President and CEO, HITS. “Their long-standing commitment to excellence is matched by their support for equestrian sport and aligns with HITS’s vision to deliver an excellent customer experience.”

Maria Mendelsohn offers a portfolio of high-end properties for horse enthusiasts as well as for those seeking luxury real estate investments. She provides the added benefit of partnering with a professional who has both real-world business acumen as well as a lifelong appreciation for all things equestrian – qualities rarely found together in a realtor.

In addition to being a leading force in luxury real estate, Douglas Elliman has a long-standing commitment to the equestrian community across the country. Douglas Elliman Real Estate is backed by over a century’s worth of insights and expertise. Above all, Douglas Elliman is passionate about delivering unparalleled experiences; from sales, rentals and new developments to mortgages and title insurance, Douglas Elliman agents are relentless advocates for their clients.