Golf News for Friday, February 21, 2014 | People

Golf Ventures adds Irrigation Territory Manager for central and southwest Florida

LAKELAND, Fla. -- Golf Ventures is pleased to announce the addition of Rusty Workman as Irrigation Territory Manager for Golf Ventures for Osceola, Polk, Hillsborough, Manatee, Hardee, Sarasota, Desoto, Charlotte, Lee, Collier and Monroe Counties. Rusty will be focused on selling the Rain Bird Golf product line and all other irrigation related materials.

"We are excited to have Rusty join our winning team of professionals at Golf Ventures. His previous Rain Bird irrigation experience and relationships in the area make him a great addition to our team" says, Walt McMahon, Executive Vice President of Golf Ventures.

Rusty brings to Golf Ventures over 18 years experience in the residential and commercial irrigation industry, including over 6 years with the Rain Bird Irrigation Product Line. Rusty held prior positions as a Rain Bird GSP Engineer and Field Service Engineer. He also carries three certifications with the Irrigation Association: Certified Golf Irrigation Auditor, Certified Landscape Irrigation Auditor and a Certified Irrigation Contractor. Rusty is a graduate of University of Tennessee and a long time GCSAA member.

"I look forward to working with the golf course superintendents in the Florida market. By working together, we can help each other to improve course conditions while conserving water use and reducing utility costs," Rusty commented.

Based in Lakeland Florida, Golf Ventures is a leading full service supplier to the golf course maintenance industry since its inception in 1986. For more information, please visit

Paul Walker
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