Nine Magazines Added to AIM Equine Stable

EQUUS, HORSE & RIDER, PRACTICAL HORSEMAN, DRESSAGE TODAY, ARABIAN HORSE WORLD, DISCOVER HORSES, EQUIMANAGEMENT, SPIN TO WIN RODEO and TRAIL RIDER magazines, in addition to 7 websites, were all bought by Active Interest Media from Source Interlink Media and Horse Media Group to form AIM Equine Network.  AIM’s AMERICAN COWBOY magazine will join the acquired properties under the newly-created Equine Network.

All acquisitions will continue to be published and produced.  Some staff will be integrated.  Horse Media Group president Tom Winsor will serve as general manager, and Bill Garrels, publisher of American Cowboy, and David Andrick, associate publishing director of Source’s former equine group will serve as the new group’s publishers.

Websites included in the acquisition are Equisearch.com, Equine.com, HorseBooksEtc.com and DiscoverHorses.com websites, all from Source Interlink.  From the Horse Media Group, AIM purchased MyHorse.com, HitchUpMagazine.com and HorselinkMagazine.com websites.