We couldn't be happier to have Jeff on our team
Peachtree City, GA (Vocus) April 24, 2009
FieldTurf has added Jeff Utter to its network of sales representatives, marking the ninth new addition to its sales team in the last two weeks. Jeff will take on the role of regional sales manager in Oklahoma and Arkansas. His experience and track record for developing and maintaining high levels of customer satisfaction made him a smart and easy choice for the world leader in sports surfacing.
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.
"We couldn't be happier to have Jeff on our team," said FieldTurf Vice-President of Sales, Martin Olinger. "His knowledge of superior business processes and his experience with developing relationships will no doubt help him in his new role. Jeff will be a great source for our clients because of his knowledge of customer service and sales. His vision is right in line with our company's objectives of delivering innovation and quality for athletes of all ages."
Based in Tulsa, Utter has a remarkable business background. He earned his B.A. from the University of Tulsa where he was a walk-on, gaining a scholarship and becoming a 3-year letter winner as a wide receiver all while ascending to team captain in his senior year. Utter possesses more than eleven years of progressive leadership in advertising, marketing, sales and project management along with new business development. He has increased market share for all companies he was involved with by focusing on customer service and innovation.
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.