Turf Addict Pod Cast

Turf Addict Pod Cast

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Raising the Bar


Career Talk Amongst a Pandemic with Jodie Cunningham
Jul 29 • 48 min
In this episode Jodie Cunningham from Predictive Index (https://www.predictiveindex.com/) (Pi), she analyzes my Pi (sigh) and we talk about career change and having the right people in the right jobs.
Reflection, Career Change and Corona Virus w/ Stephen Tucker
Apr 9 • 61 min
In this weeks podcast join me as I talk about where my career started and the bumps in the road that came with it, a career change and the corona virus. I’m not good at talking about myself but I felt it important enough to share that things don’t always…
Second Interview with John Patterson from Atlanta Athletic Club
Mar 7 • 68 min
In this months interview on the Turf Addict Podcast John Patterson and I talk about John Deere GPS Precision sprayers (https://www.deere.com/en/turf-sprayers/) , hiring equipment managers and wages for equipment managers.
Interview with Rusty Wilson CGCS from Four Seasons Orlando
Feb 8 • 44 min
Take a listen to my 2nd episode this year as I talk with Rusty Wilson Golf Course Superintendent at Four Seasons Orlando. We discuss his career in the industry, why he loves Four Seasons and the Superintendent / Equipment Manager Relationship.
Stephen Tucker - State of the Industry from a Techs View
Jan 7 • 32 min
In this episode I go solo for the first time talking about the shortage of technicians, some challenges that exist and as always cutting units.
Interview with Greg Neill 2019 Equipment Manger of the Year
Dec 30, 2019 • 47 min
Listen in to this episode as I talk to my former assistant Greg Neill who is the Equipment Manger at the Four Seasons in Dallas about his time working for me, his journey through equipment management and my golf game.
Manny Gan from John Deere and I Discuss Automation and the Industry!
Dec 15, 2019 • 35 min
Take a listen this week as I talk with the Director of Global golf for John Deere, Manny Gan. In this episode we will be discussing the LSU Tigers, autonomous mowers, GPS Sprayers and the golf industry. If you want to know what direction we are going this…
Interview with PGA Tour Professional Zach Johnson
Dec 6, 2019 • 60 min
This is an exciting week for the Turf Addict podcast as we welcome Zach Johnson. This is a must listen for anyone in the golf buisness and easily one of my favorite interviews to date. Listen as we talk about dialing things in, bunkers, and even his…
Interview with Jody Farber from Coyote Springs Golf Club
Nov 12, 2019 • 93 min
This weeks episode I talk with long time college friend Jody Farber the Equipment Manager at Coyote Springs in Las Vegas. Listen as we discuss college, equipment management, leadership and how he stays motivated.
Interview with Bruce Williams of Williams Consulting
Sep 20, 2019 • 49 min
I am excited this week to bring you my interview with Bruce Williams. In this interview we will be discussing Palataka, FL (lol yes), consulting and some tips to think about when interviewing or submitting your resume to a potential employer.
Interview with Carlos Arraya from Bellerive Country Club
Aug 27, 2019 • 61 min
This weeks podcast features Carlos Arraya from Bellerive Country Club and we discuss all things career, leadership, and wasabi!
Interview with Thomas Bastis PGA Tour Agronomist
Aug 14, 2019 • 65 min
In this episode I talk with a good friend of mine Thomas Bastis about his transition to PGA Tour Agronomist, his puffy jacket collection, and equipment managers. This is an episode you will not want to miss. Sorry for a few glitches in the sound cell…
Interview on Leadership with Nick Stoyer – Episode 3
Mar 10, 2019 • 89 min
In this podcast my guest Nick Stoyer, Learning and Development Manager at Four Seasons Orlando, and I will dive into the leadership topic and discuss what makes a great leader.
Interview with Mike Kriz – Episode 2
Jan 24, 2019 • 42 min
In this episode I will be talking with Mike Kriz from Arrowhead Country Club in Rapid City, South Dakota about his career, the IGCEMA and all things technicians. As Mike nears retirement later this year hear some thoughts from this Equipment Management…
Interview with John Patterson from Atlanta Athletic Club
Jan 4, 2019 • 64 min
As we hit 2019 I have dove into trying out podcasting. In my first episode I have John Patterson and we will be discussing everything from IGCEMA, the best equipment and grinders, GCSAA and much more. Tune in and let me know what you think.