TAG: Melanie Stanton

PLANET promotes National Lawn Care Month alongside TPI

January 6, 2015By

The Professional Landcare Network (PLANET) is partnering with Turfgrass Producers International (TPI) and The Lawn Institute to promote National Lawn Care Month in April. PLANET has increased the reach of National Lawn Care Month by creating a toolkit, which includes a logo, infographic, photos, a press release, facts and resources and promotion suggestions that professionals can use in their own... read more

Anne Footle heads TPI marketing and membership

December 31, 2014By

Anne Footle was appointed to marketing and membership manager for Turfgrass Producers International (TPI). “Anne is a highly self-motivated individual, who has broad experience in marketing and project management, is an effective communicator, a strategic thinker and has partnership development skills,” said TPI Executive Director Melanie Stanton. “She has applied her knowledge and experience in multiple industries, including businesses and... read more

TPI tags board officers, trustees

August 29, 2014By

Turfgrass Producers International (TPI) appointed new officers and trustees during its annual business meeting July 30 in Philadelphia. Former TPI President Bob Weerts of Blue Valley Sod, Winnebago, Minn., acknowledged the following   newly appointed officers and elected trustees for 2014-2015: President Eddie Keeven, Jr., Emerald View Turf Farm, O’Fallon, Mo.; VP Will Nugent, Bethel Farms, Arcadia, Fla.; and Secretary/Treasurer Linda... read more

Melanie Stanton leads TPI

January 14, 2014By

Melanie Stanton accepted the position of executive director of Turfgrass Producers International (TPI). She joins TPI from the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) in Arlington Heights, Ill., where she served as accreditation manager. While at ASPS, Stanton secured a six-year accreditation, allowing the society to more efficiently allocate staff resources to other projects, secure outside funding for programs and... read more