I truly believe that FieldTurf Tarkett is the dominant force in the North American market and is well positioned to experience high growth with our indoor division
Montreal, Canada (Vocus) January 30, 2009
FieldTurf Tarkett has once again bolstered its lineup with the addition of indoor flooring expert Stephane Leudet to the position of Vice President, Indoor Division, North America.
Leudet, a native of Paris, France is a graduate of the Weller International Institute of Management and also attended the California Institute of International Business in San Francisco. Leudet has held a number of senior positions in the sports flooring industry, including President of Gerflor Sport Flooring, LLC, VP Sales & Marketing Gerflor USA.
"I truly believe that FieldTurf Tarkett is the dominant force in the North American market and is well positioned to experience high growth with our indoor division," said Leudet. "Through the company's unparalleled emphasis on quality control and customer service we will be able to offer clients the highest performing indoor flooring products that will set new standards in the industry. I am extremely proud to join a company with such a great reputation for addressing consumer needs and am thrilled to take on the leadership role of FieldTurf Tarkett's indoor division."
FieldTurf Tarkett CEO Joe Fields stated, "Adding an experienced leader like Stephane Leudet to the outstanding executive team at FieldTurf Tarkett will help promote our superior indoor products and our dedication to quality and the needs of our customers. This will help solidify our leadership position in the industry."
FieldTurf Tarkett, a Division of the Tarkett Group, is the largest entity in the sports surfacing industry and offers unparalleled leasing capabilities, engineering, manufacturing resources, and environmental standards. In addition to its world-renowned FieldTurf and Prestige brands of artificial turf, FieldTurf Tarkett provides an equally impressive range of sports flooring products that includes synthetic and hardwood basketball, volleyball and gymnasium flooring, squash and racquetball courts, floor protection and covering systems, and weight room flooring. Also in the range of FieldTurf Tarkett products are high performance indoor and outdoor running tracks including the Beynon track surfaces, playground surfacing, commercial and residential landscaping, and a complete range of tennis and golf surfaces. All of FieldTurf Tarkett's surfaces are developed, produced and installed with a concentration on sustainability and a commitment to protecting the environment. The company calls it 'Environmental Intelligence' and lives by this principle in every way. For more information, visit http://www.fieldturftarkett.com.