Mike brings with him a tremendous amount of experience and knowledge of the industry and will be a great addition to our team
Peachtree City, GA (Vocus) April 15, 2009
FieldTurf, has added Mike Jones to its network of sales representatives, marking the second new addition to its sales team in as many days. Mike will take on the role of regional sales manager in Missouri and Southern Illinois.
The growing demand for the FieldTurf product and the need to continue to properly service clients has led to an expansion in FieldTurf's sales and customer service personnel.
"Mike brings with him a tremendous amount of experience and knowledge of the industry and will be a great addition to our team," said FieldTurf Vice-President of Sales, Martin Olinger. "His track record is impressive and his recognition of the importance of being customer-centric and focusing on quality at every step of the process is crucial. Mike will be a valued asset for our clients."
Mike joins FieldTurf with over 15 years in the sports facility industry, selling various products, equipment and construction services to municipal, school district, private and professional sports venues. With a strong understanding and experience of design and engineering principals, Mike has successfully assisted hundreds of clients throughout the Midwest with sports field renovations and construction of fields for a variety of sports. Additionally, Mike has also been closely involved in the sales, renovation and installation of gymnasium surfaces and equipment.
FieldTurf offers industry leading engineering and manufacturing resources, unparalleled leasing and financing capabilities, and leads the synthetic turf industry with regard to setting higher environmental standards. FieldTurf is the global market leader in terms of synthetic sports fields with over 3000 fields installed. Additionally, FieldTurf has attained over 12,000 satisfied customers in high quality pet, residential, commercial and municipal landscaping solutions, playground surfacing, and has a complete range of golf and tennis products. FieldTurf synthetic turf customers enjoy the benefits of significantly reduced water consumption, the elimination of fertilizer and pesticides, superior durability and drainage and a product that looks and feels real. The positive environmental impact of FieldTurf provides the added benefit of LEED building contributions.
FieldTurf is part of Tarkett Sports, a Division of the Tarkett Group. Tarkett Sports is the largest entity in the sports and landscape surfacing industries. Included within the Tarkett Sports portfolio is an impressive range of performance sports flooring products. This product range includes: synthetic and hardwood basketball; volleyball and gymnasium flooring; squash and racquetball courts; floor protection and covering systems; weight room flooring; and high performance indoor and outdoor running tracks, featuring Beynon track surfaces. All Tarkett Sports surfaces are developed, produced and installed with a concentration on sustainability and a commitment to protecting the environment, providing additional LEED contribution opportunities for customers. The company calls this focus on sustainability and the environment 'Environmental Intelligence' and all company personnel strive to exemplify this philosophy in all aspects of the business.