Jacobsen, a Textron Inc. company, has announced a realignment of dealer responsibilities in the Western U. S., with extended territories allocated to Golf Ventures West of Phoenix and C & M Golf and Grounds Equipment of Waco, Texas.
Golf Ventures West has been appointed as an authorized Jacobsen Golf and Professional Turf Equipment dealer for northern California and western Nevada, a territory previously covered by H.V. Carter Company. C & M Golf and Grounds Equipment has been appointed as the authorized Jacobsen dealer for Colorado, New Mexico, western Texas and parts of Nebraska and Wyoming, replacing McPhilomy Commercial Products Company.
“We are delighted to allocate two of our premier dealers with extensions to their territories,” said Mark Williams, Jacobsen’s Western Regional Sales Manager. “Over the years both have provided service excellence to professional turf managers in their respective areas and I am confident that they will continue this tradition going forward.”
The announcement also noted that Dan Rogers has accepted the position of General Manager with Golf Ventures West, bringing more than 30 years of experience in the northern California market to the company, and that Golf Ventures West has opened a location in Hayward, Calif. and will also open a location in Sacramento, Calif. in the next 60 days.
Also, C & M has established a new location in Denver that includes a fully stocked parts distribution center and a full Jacobsen equipment demo line. Additionally, a new C & M service depot will be opened in the Albuquerque area early in 2010.
In other Jacobsen news, the company announced that its exclusive turf management agreement with Arnold Palmer Enterprises has been renewed through 2014. The agreement covers the Bay Hill Club and Lodge and the Arnold Palmer Design Company properties in Orlando, Fl., along with the Latrobe Country Club in Latrobe, Pa.