08/15/2006 12:00AM

Johnsen promoted by Magna


Corey Johnsen has been named president of MEC operations in the Southwest by Magna Entertainment. Johnsen, 52, is the president of Lone Star Park near Dallas, which is owned by Magna, and will now hold the title of president at the Magna-owned Remington Park in Oklahoma City. Johnsen's responsibilities will also extend to all MEC legislative activities in Texas and Oklahoma, and he will be involved in the operation of Maronas, a racetrack in Uruguay.