New Board Elected At Recent Annual Membership Meeting
Cincinnati, Ohio – Zach Burns, President of The Motz Group, was recently elected to the Board of Directors of the Synthetic Turf Council (STC) during its Annual Membership Meeting in Dallas, TX. The STC promotes the industry, educates the general public, and assists buyers and end users with the selection, use and maintenance of synthetic turf systems in sports field, golf and landscape applications. Burns’ election to the Board recognizes his leadership position within the industry overall.
“Our Board plays an extremely active role in shaping the strategic direction of the Council,” explains Rick Doyle, President of the Synthetic Turf Council. “Zach’s contributions to the industry are tremendous, and we are confident the association will continue to grow under his leadership.”
Based in Cincinnati, The Motz Group specializes in design and construction of natural and synthetic turf athletic field systems. The company has provided design, construction, installation, and maintenance for sporting fields for more than 35 years. The Motz Group has been especially committed to advancing STC’s mission of maintaining the highest quality practices and standards throughout the industry.
Demand for synthetic turf has escalated over the past few years, with about 7,000 athletic fields currently in operation across North America. Each year, thousands of residences, businesses, parks, municipal spaces and golf courses turn to synthetic turf for its numerous benefits. Synthetic turf conserves billions of gallons of water each year, and eliminates the need for pesticides and fertilizers.
About the Synthetic Turf Council
Based in Atlanta, the Synthetic Turf Council was founded in 2003 to promote the industry and to assist buyers and end users with the selection, use and maintenance of synthetic turf systems in sports field, golf, municipal parks, airports, landscape and residential applications. The organization is also a resource for current, credible, and independent research on the safety and environmental impact of synthetic turf. Membership includes builders, landscape architects, testing labs, maintenance providers, manufacturers, suppliers, installation contractors, infill material suppliers and other specialty service companies. For more information, CLICK HERE.