Avioli Resigns As Thoroughbred Owners Of California President And CEO by Paulick Report Staff|04.01.202204.01.2022|6:59pm7:20pm Greg Avioli Greg Avioli has resigned his position as president and chief executive officer of Thoroughbred Owners of California to pursue other interests and ventures, effective April 1, according to a press release from the organization. The statement said: “TOC appreciates the contributions he has made to the organization and to the California Thoroughbred community as a whole and wishes him well in his future endeavors. TOC is focused on the continued success of the organization and has already begun the search for a new president and CEO. We are confident that the candidate chosen to fill this role will bring continued success to the organization and will continue to advance the best interests of its members and the sport.” Avioli could not be reached for comment. Avioli came to TOC in June 2016 after serving as a senior adviser to the organization's board on gaming legislation, advance deposit wagering and strategic planning. He previously served as CEO of the Stronach Group, president and CEO of the Breeders' Cup, and chief operating officer of the National Thoroughbred Racing Association.