Golf News for Thursday, March 28, 2013 | People

Global Turf Equipment appoints Marty McGee sales representative

SAN ANTONIO, Fla. -- Global Turf Equipment (GTE) - the world's largest independent seller and exporter of pre-owned golf course equipment - has appointed Marty McGee as a sales representative.

McGee, a 20-year golf industry veteran, joins GTE from Golf Ventures West in Escondido, Calif. As a territory manager for San Diego County, he was responsible for sales of turf maintenance equipment from Jacobsen, E-Z Go and other top brands.

In his new position with GTE, he will remain in California with responsibility for the counties of San Bernardino, Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Diego and Imperial. His coverage area will also include Mexico's Baja California.

"Marty's addition exemplifies our dedication to making the GTE team the most knowledgeable in our category," says Jim Sartain, President, Global Turf Equipment. "His proven track record of increasing sales and market share throughout his career will help us reach our top and bottom line goals for 2013 and beyond."

GTE services golf facilities in all 50 states and in more than 80 counties worldwide. Its 30,000 square-foot Florida warehouse features more than 650 pre-owned machines, including fairway mowers, green mowers, rough mowers, top dressers and spreaders, trim mowers, turf aerators, turf sprayers, turf vacuums and blowers, utility vehicles and more. Product is expertly packed for safe transportation, while maximizing space to make shipping more affordable.

For more information:, 866.588.3092.

About Global Turf Equipment (GTE)
Global Turf Equipment, LLC is the world's largest independent seller and exporter of pre-owned golf course equipment, and a fiscally prudent alternative to buying brand-new machines. Founded in 2003, GTE purchases mowers, grinders, green rollers and more from short-term leases in partnership with major US financial lending firms. GTE's leadership team, with more than 100 years of turf-industry experience, assures each piece of equipment is thoroughly inspected and fully refurbished to a "like new" condition. A 30,000 square-foot indoor warehouse services private club, resort and daily-fee golf course clients in all 50 states and more than 80 countries worldwide. Featured brands include Toro, Jacobsen, John Deere and Club Car.

Stephen Reynolds
Buffalo Communications