Tat Yakutis McCabe formed Yakutis Enterprises LLC in Los Angeles in 1986. She has 30 years experience as an equine video producer and 36 years in equine sales. In 2006 Tat launched an auction sales division. Her bloodstock subsidiary provides other services within the thoroughbred industry, including foal registration, inspection, prep, marketing, auction and private sales.
In addition to sales services, Tat’s agency offers media relations, stallion commercials, news gathering, archival services and digital content for broadcast and social media.
Tat freelances for Taylor Made Sales, Inc., XPressbet (XBTV), Del Mar Thoroughbred Club, Barretts Equine Ltd., TVG, Breeders’ Cup, NBC Sports, Los Angeles Marathon, Fox Sports and the New York Racing Assn.
Tat is a 3rd generation Californian whose family developed the citrus business in Riverside County in the 1880’s. She developed horsemanship skills early, starting young horses for eventing, polo, and racing. She worked thoroughbred sales while attending San Diego State University. On graduating, Tat accepted a position with the California Thoroughbred Breeders Association and Supplements Editor prior to starting her own business.
Thoroughbred auction sales representation and private sales.
Thoroughbred registration, inspection, buyer’s assistance at auction.
Electronic Media, Video & Still Photography (with special attention to formal conformation images), Content Production for all aspects of broadcast, sales and promotion.
Social Media Management & Administration.
Broadcast Production Coordination & Recruitment, Stage Management, Research and Copywriting for Print, Media Relations, and Asset Management