Derby Contenders

Ellen and Peter O Johnson

  • Natives of Wisconsin, the husband and wife now reside in California.
  • Peter founded the company Hy Cite Corp., a firm that is a direct marketer of housewares and also handles financing of those purchases. It is now run by his three sons.
  • Johnson in 2004 sold his pharmaceutical manufacturing operation Tetrionics Corporation.
  • Partnered with Teresa Williams on Alphie’s Bet, who is a contender for the Belmont Stakes.