Tag: Golfdom Summit

Summarizing the Summit

March 12, 2019 By
Last month we recapped the discussions that eight different Golfdom Summit partners had with superintendent attendees. Those companies were Bluebird Turf Products, FairwayiQ, FMC Professional Solutions, Sipcam Agro, Smithco, Textron, Turfco and Nufarm. Next month we will conclude our recap ...

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Good talks during the 2018 Golfdom Summit board room meetings. L to R: Chris Benevides, growth development manager, FairwayIQ John Gurke, CGCS, Aurora (Ill.) CC Dave Schlagetter, superintendent, Indian Hill Club, Winnetka, Ill. Dave Vanslette, CEO, FairwayIQ. Photo: Seth Jones

Why the Golfdom Summit matters for golf: A business’s perspective

February 26, 2019 By
I’ve always thought introductions are important in life, as a general principle. Simple, respectful, and a great way to start off any conversation or interaction. So that being said, for those of you reading and do not know who I ...

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Kevin Stoltman, Robert Guerra (left) and Ron Sharps (right) (Photo: Seth Jones)

Golfdom Gallery: February 2019

February 26, 2019 By
1. Dolla’ dolla’ bills, y’all! After a hard-fought game of Left-Right-Center, it was Ian Daniels, superintendent at Teugega CC in Rome, N.Y., who walked away with the cash. 2. Making Connecticut-Wisconsin connections (Left to right) Ben LaBarre, The Legend at ...

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2018 Golfdom Summit attendees (Photo: Lou Ferraro, Park South Photography)

Where turf masters meet: 2018 Golfdom Summit recap

February 26, 2019 By
The eighth annual Golfdom Summit was the largest yet, combining 20 industry vendors with 40 top-level superintendents from around the country for three days of meetings, networking and troubleshooting. Yes, there were speakers (Thom Nikolai, Ph.D., and Golfdom’s Clark Throssell, ...

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Paul Fox, Jeremy Moore, Craig MacGregor, Nick Strain (Photo: Seth Jones)

Golfdom Gallery: January 2019

January 24, 2019 By
1. One bad bowtie We spotted this Chevy Silverado — proudly representing Redexim Turf Products — at the Kansas City Airport parking lot. Is your company truck cooler than this? Send us a photo and prove it. 2. Reunion at ...

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Things I learned at the Golfdom Summit

January 24, 2019 By
The Golfdom Summit is one of my favorite golf events of the year. The reason is simple. It is an opportunity to talk to superintendents and industry reps in a casual, relaxed atmosphere over the course of three days. The ...

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