THE GLENVIEW TRUST COMPANY ELECTS WILLIAM C. CARSTANJEN TO BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Appointment fills seat of the late David Jones, Sr.
LOUISVILLE, KY (January 22, 2020) – The Glenview Trust Company has elected William C. Carstanjen to its board of directors. He was elected unanimously by the members of the board on December 19, Carstanjen is currently CEO of Churchill Downs Inc.
Carstanjen brings professional experience from two international corporations with prominent presence in Louisville, GE and Churchill Downs Incorporated (CDI). At CDI, Carstanjen has led the company’s
diversification strategy into online wagering on thoroughbred racing via TwinSpires.com and into regional casino gaming as well as helped lead the growth of the Oaks and Kentucky Derby events.
“We are pleased to welcome Bill as the newest director to The Glenview Trust Company board,” said board chair J. David Grissom. “Filling the seat left vacant by the death of David Jones, Sr. earlier this year was an important undertaking and we are fortunate to have Bill and the exceptional experience and perspective he brings to the board.”
Bill Carstanjen is the Chief Executive Officer of Churchill Downs Incorporated and a member of its board of directors. Prior to becoming the CEO in 2014, Carstanjen served as the President and Chief Operating Officer for several years. Carstanjen joined Churchill Downs in 2005 as the Executive Vice President, Chief Development Officer and General Counsel. Prior to joining Churchill Downs, Carstanjen was an executive with General Electric Company. Carstanjen began his career as an attorney in New York with Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP.
Carstanjen joins the Glenview Trust board of directors that currently includes, Robert C. Ayotte, Tawana Edwards, Sandra Frazier, J. David Grissom, Ronald J. Murphy, W. Austin Musselman, Jr., Scott Neff, R. Alex Rankin and Leonard M. Spalding, Jr.
About The Glenview Trust Company
The Glenview Trust Company is a state-chartered trust and investment company whose hallmarks are local leadership, shared management and unparalleled attention to client satisfaction.
Glenview is one of the largest independent trust companies in the Commonwealth with more than 600 client relationships and $15.7 billion in client assets under administration. The Company focuses on building enduring relationships with individuals and families by providing timely and unbiased advice that helps clients reach financial goals and achieve a more enriched life.