Nacho, Polo, Veuve Clicquot & the NYSE

Patrick Archer argentina polo, arts & entertainment, lifestyle

“It’s not everyday you see a horse on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.” With that opening line, CNBC anchors welcomed Argentina polo legend and Ralph Lauren ambassador Nacho Figueras to the NYSE to promote the Veuve Clicquot Polo Classic (VCPC) on Governor’s Island in New York. When asked to explain the equine intrusion, Moet Hennessy’s Mark Cornell quickly …

Stick & Beach Ball: Polo Tourism On The Rise

Patrick Archer argentina polo, buenos aires events, lifestyle, tourism

Polo continues to gain mass appeal thanks to high profile events like London’s Polo in the Park or last month’s Polo World Cup on South Beach. The annual events, which both feature teams and sponsors from Argentina, is a prime example of how the Sport of Kings can be a key driver of tourism across classes, cultures and nationalities. The …