During the 2011 Golf Industry Show,John Deere Golf held its annual awards presentation and recognized Greenman Machinery Company of Beijing, China as the 2010 WorldwideDistributor of the Year, and ShowTurf of Boynton Beach, Fla., as the 2010 North American Distributor of the Year. These awards are given based on annual sales, market share growth and, most importantly, overall customer satisfaction.
“We are pleased to honor both GreenmanandShowTurffor their outstanding performance in 2010,” said Gregg Breningmeyer, group director, global sales and marketing, John Deere Golf. “These distributors exemplify our values and our dedication to our customers and this industry.”
In addition, Beard Equipment Company, Arizona Machinery and Reddin Equipment were recognizedfor top sales among peer markets. Also, 17 equipment salespersons were recognized for “Outstanding Sales Achievement.” Those individuals included:
Gary Dowdy, Arizona Machinery, Avondale, Ariz.
Jerry Lyons, Arizona Machinery, Chandler, Ariz.
Jamie Worsham, Beard Equipment Company, Northern La.
Chris McRae, Beard Equipment Company, Northern Fla.
John Freeman, Brookside Equipment Sales, Houston, Texas
Charles Stanley Koennecker Jr., Finch Services, Philadelphia, Penn.
Andy Beauchamp, Greenville Turf & Tractor, Piedmont, S.C.
Eric Berg, LaCorte Farm & Equipment, Calverton, N.Y.
Bill Rockwell, LaCorte Farm & Equipment, Calverton, N.Y.
John Winskowicz, LaCorte Farm & Equipment, Calverton, N.Y.
PaulDoiron, ReddinRequipmen, Charlottetown, Canada
Neil Duff, Revels Tractor Company, Raleigh, N.C.
Gregg Austin, Revels Tractor Company, Richmond, Va.
Jason Bevington, Reynolds Farm Equipment, Columbus, Ohio
Guy Kennen, ShowTurf, Boynton Beach, Fla.
Al Hicks, ShowTurf, Boynton Beach, Fla.
John Swaner, ShowTurf, Boynton Beach, Fla.