03/24/2012 :  ONLINE EXEC LEAVES CHURCHILL DOWNS
 
Amicable parting of the ways
 
Louisville-based horse racing operator Churchill Downs Inc. has announced the resignation of its executive vice president responsible for technology initiatives and the president of its online wagering arm TwinSpires.com.
 
Rohit Thukral, who tendered his resignation on March 19 to "pursue other opportunities", joined the company in 2006 and has been lauded for his role in the success of the Twin Spires' online wagering operation.
 
The parting of the ways is said to be amicable with Company spokesperson John Asher saying a significant contribution was delivered by Thukral during his tenure.