Joe Benchimol

Art Director

(Vieux Carré)

Joe has a very unique background. A talented and award-winning Graphic Designer with multiple years in Print and Art Direction, his work has been featured in prestigious publications such as The New Yorker, New York Times and Time magazine. A coffee table book junkie, he has also been the Designer and Managing Editor for two prominent titles. 

With a degree in Culinary Arts and over 10 years of experience working in the San Francisco/Bay Area event industry, Joe brings a level of expertise to Rackhouse hard to find elsewhere. And our clients get to reap the benefits!  


Rayna Wallen

Rackhouse Director


(Woodford, neat)

Rayna offers over 10 years of experience in the events industry and has worked with many national and local organizations to bring their event to life. Winner of the SBA Young Entrepreneur of the Year award, her event designs have been featured in numerous print and online publications.

Her love for Kentucky and sharing its story—one of amazing people, fast horses, and bourbon—inspired her to create Rackhouse Events.


The team at Rackhouse consists of bourbon lovers and equine experts. They're the guys and gals that get things done and make things happen.  You're in great hands with our dedicated and experienced team.