Salt Lake City, UT (PRWEB) February 2, 2011
Connor Sport Court International has added a new Coordinator of Promotions and Events, announced Ron Cerny, President and CEO of the Salt Lake based manufacturer of athletic surfaces.
Kiarash Derakthi, born in Santa Monica, California, will assume duties as the new Promotions and Event Coordinator, replacing Andrew Campbell. Prior to joining CSCI Kiarash worked with the University of Utah in their Sports Marketing group, where he learned many of the skills needed to take on the challenges of his new position. He also earned a Bachelor degree in Business Marketing from the University of Utah. Kiarash will handle the timing and logistics of the company’s activities for its national sports partnerships events and trade shows. Kiarash lives currently in Ogden.
Andrew Campbell, formerly the Promotions and Event Manager for CSCI, has transitioned into sales for commercial and outdoor lines at Sport Court West, the sales arm of the company serving Utah, Wyoming and Montana.
“Andrew brings his years of experience with the Sport Court product lines and will be a great addition to Sport Court West’s sales team,” said Cerny.
A graduate of the University of Utah, Campbell has been with the company for three years. He has managed logistics for Connor Sport Court’s partnerships with professional and collegiate sports organizations, including the NBA and the NCAA. He also managed all company trade shows. He lives in Salt Lake City.
About Connor Sport Court International
More athletic events are played on Connor Sport Court surfaces than on any other sports flooring in the world. Founded in 1872, Connor sports floors have established themselves as the standard for professional and collegiate sports. Connor is a member of the Maple Flooring Manufacturer’s Association. Connor also offers wood certified by the Forest Stewardship Council, which identifies products from responsibly-managed forests. Hardwood used in the courts is from a renewable resource, with the U.S. growing six times more hardwood than is harvested each year. Sport Court® is a registered trade mark of Connor Sport Court International. Since 1974, it has identified the original and authentic modular sport surface, continuously improved and patented to provide the highest levels of quality and performance. Connor Sport Court is proud to be the only sports surfacing company in the world that is independently audited and verified as “Zero Waste” and fully ISO 9001:2008 and ISO 14001:2004 certified.
For more Connor Sport Court information contact:
Jeff Morton, Marketing Manager, Connor Sport Court
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