INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (March 28, 2013) — Featherlite® Trailers of Cresco, Iowa has become a corporate Platinum Sponsor of the Pony of the Americas Club (POAC) for 2013, as announced by Joyse Banister, CEO of the national POAC.
Featherlite will also serve as the “Presenting Sponsor” for one of its national level shows, the Central Classic National POA Show being held June 13-16, 2013, at the Minnesota Equestrian Center in Winona, Minnesota. Show Co-chairs, Karen Meyer and Eva Dahl, expressed their appreciation to Featherlite for their generous support in partnering with the POAC. “Featherlite produces excellent, high value trailers with living quarters designs which are appealing to our family-oriented show circuit," Dahl said.
“It is an honor for Featherlite Trailers to be partnering with POA Club," John Hall, director of corporate communications for Featherlite, said. "These are amazing ponies and POAC is a great organization. It is exciting for us to lend support to a club of this caliber and depth. We look forward to meeting members, staff and board in the coming months.”
The POAC has been an active breed registry since 1954 and has grown to over 51,000 registered POAs and an active membership of approximately 2,000 family memberships. Pony of the Americas show style and substance, beauty and symmetry, being a balanced individual regardless of size and correctness in all aspects of conformation, exhibiting approved color patterns and characteristics. POAs measure 46-56” in height and display appaloosa characteristics. Their size and quiet disposition make POAs the perfect choice for all ages.