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Hey - I’m Trent, your host of the Reel Turf Techs podcast. Have you ever found yourself asking, “is there a podcast that focuses on the equipment manager’s unique roles and challenges?” Have you wondered what the high-end course or the tech down the road does at their facility? Would you like to hear the latest tips and tricks from around the globe? And do you want to know where the industry is headed next, direct from equipment manufacturers? Then my friend, you’re in the right place. As yo ...
 
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Channel Mastery

Kristin Carpenter & Verde Brand Communications

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Channel Mastery, hosted by Kristin Carpenter and produced by Verde Brand Communications is designed to teach business owners how to excel across multiple platforms. Our mission is to see our listeners not only achieve the growth they want, but also to maintain their success and resiliency in our world’s constantly changing retail landscapes. If you’re a business owner, especially in the outdoor industry, looking for the best way to connect, serve, and sell to today’s consumers then this podc ...
 
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In this bonus episode as part of our series on mental health, previous guest Matthew Axton shares his story of overcoming and continuing to deal with a traumatic experience, details the impact it had on his life, and offers us encouragement to just reach out and be there for each other.Di Trent Manning
 
Josefth Moreira, equipment manager at Lake Toxaway Country Club in North Carolina, began his wrenching career in honor of his late dad who was a mechanic himself. Starting out as a flat-rate auto mechanic, Joe’s strength in electrical propelled his career quickly when he took the plunge into turf. With the support of the first superintendent he wor…
 
Don Cotton is the owner of Turf Pride LLC, a turf equipment research and development facility with manufacturing and distribution located in Andalusia, Alabama. Don’s father was a Ford tractor dealer who went into business in 1949, so Don grew up working on equipment, ‘piddling,’ and later selling, researching and developing new equipment. Don take…
 
Myles Kemp is the equipment manager at Chemawa Golf Course in North Attleborough, Massachusetts and the inventor of the Birdie Bar height of cut gauge. Myles caught the turf equipment bug as a high schooler and went on to the famed turf equipment program at Lake City Community College. Myles hosted a PGA senior event at his first course fresh out o…
 
Matt Hyde is the equipment manager at Schuyler Meadows Club in Loudonville, New York. This 80s kid is a former dirt track racer and owner of a landscape business turned turf tech. Matt reminds us that you never know what the job you didn’t get might lead to. He gives us the low-down on Baroness walk mowers and explains how he uses Google Drive for …
 
Mike Rollins, Regional Manager at SIP Grinder has been in the golf industry for a short 20 months but boy howdy has he made a splash on Twitter. Mike married into the reel grinding business then fell in love with it, using his background in film and media to create outstanding videos promoting equipment managers. We’re getting deep into reel theory…
 
Wes Danielewicz is the equipment technician at Butterfield Country Club in Oak Brook, Illinois. Wes enlightens us on the many things that have changed during his 40-year career in golf course equipment maintenance and brings a unique perspective including 22 years at a municipal facility. We discuss the benefits of relief grinding and backlapping a…
 
Being a greenkeeper at a small country golf course in New South Wales, Australia means you’re doing the equipment maintenance too. After working on a golf course as a jack-of-all-trades, and seeing a need for reel grinding for those country golf courses who would otherwise be facing downtime using a city grinding service, Gareth started a reel grin…
 
From zero golf experience to a head equipment manager position in a year-and-a-half: that’s just how Matt Leis rolls. Matt joins us from the Westin Kierland Golf Club in Scottsdale, AZ. While earning his bachelor’s degree in accounting, Matt got a taste for turf working for his local parks & rec department. After a quick detour in selling private j…
 
From farm kid to cart boy to equipment manager, Michael Shelton knows his way around the golf course maintenance industry. Michael is a Horry-Georgetown Technical College graduate with an associate’s degree in turfgrass management and worked as an assistant superintendent before moving into equipment management. Like many of us, Michael enjoys the …
 
Herb Leyva began his career in the golf industry after 25 years of service in the United States Navy and is now the Equipment Manager at Torrey Pines Golf Course in San Diego, CA. We’re talking with Herb about how to get consistent results day after day, keeping up with the preventative maintenance requirements in a lease agreement, and the very re…
 
Wyatt Harris, equipment technician at The Four Seasons Orlando, comes to us with under a year in the shop. Find out how Wyatt went from getting picked up from elementary school in a golf cart to crew to spray tech to the shop. Wyatt’s fresh perspective shines a light on the value of keeping it light and positive so that operators don’t fear the ‘gr…
 
You’ve never heard a ‘how I got into the industry’ story like Hector’s! Get to know the man behind the videos: a person of faith, family man, and absolutely the real deal. Hector will inspire you to speak your dreams into reality and is a living example that there is strength in being vulnerable about our fears, hopes and dreams. On the wrenching s…
 
From Albany, New York to Sag Harbor to L.A. all by age 30 - Geoff Briggs is making the most of his opportunities and living with no regrets. Listen in with the EM from The Wilshire Country Club in Los Angeles, CA. Hear all about the challenges of going from east coast to west coast turfgrass and adjusting to green vs. red. Geoff shares some cool de…
 
` Episode Highlights: Hear how Bureo expanded their reach and mission by partnering with brands like Costa Sunglasses and Patagonia Dave Stover and Kevin Ahearn share their founding story of Bureo and their clear mission of ending net pollution in the oceans As consumers continue to align with brands that share their core values, it’s more importan…
 
Taylor Cairns, equipment manager at The Rock Golf Club in Muskoka, Ontario catches up with us this week and shares his story of getting into the turf equipment industry. Hear how networking, being open to learning and working on the GCSAA Equipment Management Certificate Program all led Taylor to where he is now, happy at the golf course. Get an id…
 
Episode Highlights: Research showed that through the pandemic consumers eagerly want to align with brands who share their values Cooler offers calculations instantly so you can neutralize your carbon footprint as a business to achieve your customers’ climate goals Michel and Jon share how the company was founded and how they’re working to fight cli…
 
Matthew Axton jumped out of his comfort zone from the cricket pitch in the United Kingdom all the way to The Royal Golf Club in Bahrain. A rare find in our field, Matthew studied turf equipment and won a National Vocational Qualification Award which was presented by none other than Prince Phillip. Find out what it’s like to be Workshop Manager on a…
 
We cover so many important topics this week with Tommy Richey, Equipment Manager at Pine Valley Golf Club in Pine Valley, New Jersey. Tommy got his start turning wrenches as a machinery technician in the United States Coast Guard and now manages the equipment for the top club in the U.S. Hear what it’s like to achieve your dream and find it’s even …
 
Episode Highlights: Marketing Director, Holly Fraser, introduces Outsider’s Network, the newest network connecting talent and content creators in the outdoor industry Outsider’s Network helps drive inclusiveness with their mission to find a diverse, collective of outdoor talent Holly shares what phase of their launch Outsider’s Networks is currentl…
 
Get ready to meet one of the best minds in the business - Roland McPhearson, Equipment Manager at Orinda Golf Club in Camino Sobrante, California. From LA (not that one - Lower Alabama) to NoCal by way of upstate New York and New Jersey, Roland is the inventor of the Roller Tamer and an Edwin Budding Award winner as well as a veteran of the United …
 
Episode Highlights: Hear how Russ and the Path Less Pedaled team have grown their Youtube following to over 100,000+ by speaking to the enthusiasts, as opposed to the pros, within the biking community Party Pace is the how Russ describes the audience of Path Less Pedaled. They aren’t the cyclists on the podium, they’re the newcomers or long-time ri…
 
Join us for the first installment of our brand-new segment, Outside the Shop, where we’ll feature a guest who doesn’t turn wrenches in a turf shop but does work to support our profession. This week we’re talking with Diana Kern, GCSAA’s Manager of Certificates and Program Validation. Diana pulls back the curtain on the Golf Industry Show based on h…
 
Episode Highlights: Inventor and Entrepreneur, Joe Wold shares the backstory behind LifeHandle, a versatile sling created to handle anything Hear how Kickstarter introduced the LifeHandle team to a new audience and ultimately a new target consumer Introducing ambassadors to the product has simultaneously introduced new ways to use LifeHandle’s prod…
 
Jack Nicklaus, Clydesdales, and fighter jets - oh my! Just another day at the golf course for Ben Beard. Ben is the Equipment Manager at American Dunes Golf Club in Grand Haven, MI. Meet the former John Deere service tech who began his wrenching career down on the farm and knows a little bit about a lot of things. Ben discusses the role of fate in …
 
Episode Highlights: Vice President of Strategy, Stephen Regenold is focused on continuing to connect with Lola Digital Media’s and AllGear’s consumer through authentic content Lola Digital Media recently acquired a number of sites. Hear what’s on the horizon next for the network of sites. With an emphasis on authentic content, journalistic integrit…
 
Imagine walking into your first day at the golf course shop with no reel mower experience and no one who knows how to work the grinder. That’s the scene John Borsos, mechanic at South Park Golf Course in Pittsburgh, PA, found himself in when he joined our industry. John is an ASE Certified Master Technician and successfully completed GCAAA’s Equipm…
 
Episode Highlights: Rob DeMartini, CEO of USA Cycling since 2019 offers listeners a clear picture of the organization's long-term strategy and plans for the future With the recent shift to free youth memberships, USA Cycling isn’t dwelling on the past, but planning for the future of cycling and adapting a mission-driven mentality Hear how the visio…
 
This week we’re talking with Chris Whittaker, Equipment Manager at The Winston Club in Calgary, Alberta. An experienced automotive tech and Certified Ford Master Diesel Technician, Chris was the first turf tech in Canada to complete Level 1 of the GCSAA Equipment Management Certificate Program and is a Melrose Equipment Management Experience winner…
 
Episode Highlights: By sticking to their original business model, Outdoor Prolink offers exclusive membership to active industry professionals Hear how guides are the original influencers bridging the gap between brands and consumers With a database of over 130,000 members, Outdoor Prolink still provides a customized experience for their members De…
 
Two old friends and former superstars of the Jerry Pate road show catch up in this week’s episode. Meet Cory Phillips, Equipment Manager at Horseshoe Bend Country Club in Roswell Georgia. Cory and Trent discuss the ins and outs of taskTracker. Cory shares a tip on fabricating a hose reel frame, reminds us that asking questions always makes us bette…
 
Episode Highlights: Hear how the welcoming and engaged community of Veloclub is fueling their membership growth Abby Mickey shares her personal story against inequality in cycling and as a female journalist Learn how Youtube as a channel is helping build an audience excited about women’s racing Description: I’ve been a long time follower of Cycling…
 
This week is a little different! Hear straight from host Trent Manning on why, and find out how to get a consolation prize in the form of a Google Drive folder stuffed with turf tech resources. Join the Reel Turf Techs WhatsApp group, fill out the short survey, and help us build on the strengths of this great community. Hear the stats on the pod to…
 
Lead by example and foster an environment where people want to be - these are just a few of many words of wisdom offered up by one of the industry’s greats. Skip Heinz - just like the ketchup - is the Equipment & Facility Manager at Royal Poinciana Golf Club in Naples, Florida. Skip comes by it honestly, practically born on a golf course to two par…
 
Episode Highlights: Host, Kristin Carpenter, sits down with Renita Smith and Emily Newman to offer a look at the tools Camber Outdoors offers to “Meet the Moment” A recent workplace survey by Glassdoor reported that 76% of employees and job seekers said a diverse workforce was very important when evaluating companies and offers. Hear how Camber Out…
 
Meet Wade Borthwick, Equipment Manager at Uplands Golf Club in Victoria, British Columbia. Wade’s path from groceries to gardens to golf includes a stop at a castle with a secret staircase. Join us for a wide-ranging episode covering everything from common industry topics like aerification and poa to goose lasers and fun with arduino projects. Wade…
 
Episode Highlights: Scott Buelter, Ascent 360 CEO and founder returns to the show to share the newest consumer trends to focus on in Q2 2021 In the 2020-2021 ski season, resorts went from 15% consumer data collection to 90% consumer data collection almost overnight. What’s next for the ski industry? As biking is about to pick back up, hear what you…
 
Don’t panic! We’re talking this week with Justin Prescott, Equipment Manager at Kenosha Country Club in Wisconsin. Get philosophical with us as we discuss the satisfaction of getting things right, the EM’s role in safety and the value of not sweating the small stuff. Learn about the restoration project at Justin’s Donald Ross-designed golf course a…
 
Race cars? Muffin trays? We cover it all with Jerry Knight, Equipment Manager at Mississaugua Golf & Country Club in Ontario, Canada. Hear different takes on backlapping and relief grinding, the value of talking shop on WhatsApp, a trick for getting the pin out that holds a carburetor float, and much more including Jerry’s Gold Wing motorcycle chal…
 
Episode Highlights: Live Feisty founder, Sara Gross, shares how creating content that fits their ever-evolving target consumer and staying connected with that consumer has helped Live Feisty grow and expand their community Sara shares insight to her life and story as a professional athlete, mom, content creator, podcast host, Ph.D., and business ow…
 
You’d be hard-pressed to find a turf tech with a more impressive backstory than Kayla Kipp’s. Kayla is the Equipment Manager at Wisp Resort in McHenry, Maryland, serving two 18-hole public golf courses - including one on a mountaintop. Tune in to hear where Kayla found her favorite tool. Get the scoop on snowmaking and servicing two courses with on…
 
Episode Highlights: You’ll hear how Outside Inc., is modernizing endemic journalism through editorial and experience acquisitions and a strong content ecosystem Robin and Kristin share how Covid-19 shifted consumer behavior and how those shifts are connected to a massive influx of newcomers into the outdoor markets You’ll get Robin’s take on one of…
 
Join Kevin Hennigar, Head Equipment Manager at Angus Glen in Ontario, Canada as he reveals the one investment you need to make to get started fabricating, why you might want to make an adjustable tow gauge, discusses the value of cleaning as preventive maintenance, and answers the age-old question: what do Canadians do at the golf course in winter?…
 
Description: For this week’s show, we’re replaying our MOST downloaded show ever in four plus years of Channel Mastery - the Jennifer Kriske, Machines for Freedom show, originally released as episode 118 in January 2020. Jennifer is founder and CEO of Machines for Freedom, a very specialized, very awesome women’s cycling apparel brand. Her entrepre…
 
Join Bobs Shop blogger and Twitter star Bob Pruneau, Equipment Manager at the Links at Brunello in Timberlea, Nova Scotia, as he shares his daily routine at a golf operation with a real estate side, talks snow groomers, offers a fab solution for bent tie rod ends, and makes us all wish for the day we can travel to Nova Scotia.…
 
Meet your host, Trent Manning, and find out what the Reel Turf Techs Podcast is all about. Trent shares his background in turning wrenches, grinding reels, and working in a variety of roles in golf and sports turf - starting with one of his first high school jobs and ultimately returning home to Ansley Golf Club at Settindown. Join us every other W…
 
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