Michael and Kenzie 1911 to Debut at HITS Thermal prior to Namesake Grand Prix Event

Thermal, California (February 9, 2015) – HITS, Inc. is pleased to announce Michael and Kenzie 1911 as title sponsor of the $34,000 Grand Prix Thursday, February 19, at HITS Desert Horse Park in Thermal, California. Prior to the $34,000 Michael and Kenzi 1911 Grand Prix, the luxury equestrian apparel line will host an interactive fashion show for exhibitors to view the collection on models and experience the clothing directly.

Michael and Kenzie 1911 combines technical innovation, inspired design and handcrafted workmanship to create a defining luxury brand for winning style. By blending trends with creative approaches, Michael and Kenzie create an evolutionary provocative new dimension in the world of luxury equestrian apparel.

Michael and Kenzie 1911 offers a complete line of performance wear including breeches, shirts, jackets and sweaters – all designed for optimum performance and style.

“Michael and  Kenzie is at the forefront of equestrian style,” said HITS President and CEO Tom Struzzieri, of the company’s use of innovative design techniques and attention to detail. “HITS exhibitors are always looking for the next evolution in equestrian wear and this unique brand certainly offers them that.”

About Michael and Kenzie 1911
Michael and Kenzie 1911 was founded by Michael Whang and Kenzie Jun. The company designs and manufactures luxury apparel that blends classic competitive riding attire with both an urban twist and a town and country style.  Michael Whang is a competitive rider and entrepreneur and Kenzie Jun a successful designer from Seoul, South Korea, with a design background in Paris. Michael and Kenzie 1911 is available in equestrian boutiques across the United States. For more information, visit www.mnk1911.com.

About HITS, Inc.
HITS, Inc. produces high quality, international-level hunter/jumper horse shows. Based in upstate New York in the Village of Saugerties, HITS has been producing shows since 1982 and is now a nationwide company with world-class circuits in California, Florida, Arizona, New York, and Virginia.

While hosting the richest weekend in show jumping at HITS-on-the-Hudson, HITS also formed the Triple Crown of Show Jumping. This includes the AIG $1 Million Grand Prix, presented by Mortgage Call, in Thermal, California, the Great American $1 Million Grand Prix in Ocala, Florida, and Saugerties $1 Million Grand Prix, presented by Wells Fargo, in Saugerties, New York.

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