Meeting Schedule

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2012 GCBAA Summer Meeting Education Library

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Thank you for visiting the 2012 GCBAA Summer Meeting Education Library.  Whether you are viewing this page from following the QR Code provided by our meeting sponsor Profile Products, or using your USB Gift Drive, your dedication to this association is greatly appreciated.  Together we will continue to improve this great industry and continue to shape the future of golf. The education agenda was filled with presenters that provided very important information for you and your company. 

We are very pleased with how the GCBAA continues to grow and how we directly impact the golf industry and grow this great game.  Please help us thank our sponsors below.

- The GCBAA Board of Directors & Staff


Presenter Files

Equipment Symposium - Agenda

Presenter Organization Presentation PowerPoint File PDF Version
Scott Weyant Caterpillar Inc. Tier 4 Click Here Click Here
John Hale John Deere Tier 4
Chris Knipfer Doosan/Bobcat Tier 4
Chris Vernon Jacobsen, a Textron Company Tier 4
Scott Weyant Caterpillar Inc. Maintenance Click Here Click Here
Sterling Roberts Hydrema Maintenance
Jeff Stachowiak Sunbelt Rentals Operator Training & Safety Click Here Click Here
Scott Weyant Caterpillar, Inc. Operator Training & Safety
John Hale John Deere The Rent V. Buy Decision Click Here
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David Zipps Caterpillar, Inc. The Rent V. Buy Decision
John Washburn Sunbelt Rentals The Rent V. Buy Decision

Education Program - Agenda

Title Name & Organization PowerPoint File PDF Version Website
USGA Equipment Testing Techniques *Dr. Matt Pringle, USGA Not Available Not Available
Irrigation Trends, Methods, and Materials Panel Dennis Wagner, Ewing Irrigation (Moderator)
Kevin Singleton, Dura-Line
Gregg Sorensen, Landscapes Unlimited, LLC
Nunzio DiChristopher, Leemco, Inc.
Bob Bryant, Bryant Taylor Gordon Golf
Mike Stevens, Billy Casper Golf
Ed Eichmann, HARCO Fittings
  Dura-Line Handout  
PGA of America, Golf 2.0 Update *Bob Baldassari Click Here Click Here
Industry Allied Reports *Steve Mona - World Golf Village
*Joe Louis Barrow - The First Tee
*Kim Erusha - USGA Greens Section
*Deborah Hamlin - Irrigation Association
Irrigation Association Irrigation Association
Specifications & Prequalification Report Lester George & Rick Robins, ASGCA Members Click Here Click Here
Dispute Resolution *Michelle Tanzer, Holland & Knight Click Here Click Here  
Future Facility Capital Improvement Spending *Pat Jones, Editor, Golf Course Industry Not Available Click Here  
Behind the Ropes, In Front of the Camera *Kraig Kann, Communications Officer, LPGA Click Here Click Here

Awards Banquet Files

Title Presenter PowerPoint File PDF Version


Special Thanks to our 2012 Sponsors

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