SAO PAULO, Brazil, April 7 /PRNewswire/ -- On January 13, 2004, the Board
of Directors of Jockey Club de Sao Paulo opened competitive bidding for the
purpose of engaging a company or consortium of companies to provide
administrative, financial and operational services related to horse-race
betting on premises belonging to Jockey Club de Sao Paulo and its agencies and
agents, as well as audiovisual transmission of racing events.
According to the Director of Operations and Marketing for Jockey Club de
Sao Paulo, Bernardo Teixeira Vianna, the opening of competitive bidding
follows a market trend that has as its two main objectives the promotion of
horse racing and the creation of new jobs.
Information on how to obtain the full announcement, which contains the
conditions and supplementary guidelines for bidding as well as a draft of the
contract to be signed by the parties, can be requested by calling
Schedule of the bidding process:
Cut-off date for questions and consultations with the Jockey Club:
April 22, 2004, at 4:00 p.m.
Deadline for submission of proposal (containing the Statement of
Qualifications, the Technical Proposal, and the Business Proposal):
May 3, 2004, at 4:00 p.m.
Qualifications (Envelope 1):
Opening of Envelope: May 3, 2004, at 4:00 p.m.
Announcement of qualified competitors: May 10, 2004, at 4:00 p.m.
Technical Proposal (Opening of Envelope 2): May 12, 2004, at 4:00 p.m.
Business Proposal (Opening of Envelope 3): May 19, 2004, at 4:00 p.m.
Announcement of the Winning Bid: May 26, 2004, at 4:00 p.m.
Contract Signing: June 2, 2004, at 4:00 p.m.
About Jockey Club de Sao Paulo
Jockey Club de Sao Paulo is a nonprofit private association that has
operated horse racing venues for 129 years in the city of Sao Paulo.
Throughout its history, the Club has worked not only to promote the sport of
horse racing and to advance the breeding of English thoroughbred horses but
also to sponsor social events promoting closer ties among its associates and
to generate new jobs.
Bernardo Teixeira Vianna
General Director of Operations and Marketing
Telephone: +011-55-11-2162-8340 / 2161-8341 / 9916-6547
Web site: www.jockeyclubsp.com.br
SOURCE Jockey Club de Sao Paulo