Philip Armitage, B.Sc Hons MBPR RIPTA has joined The European Turfgrass Specialists Ltd (ETS) as a turfgrass agronomist.
The European Turfgrass Specialists have a base located in Germany and the UK and Philip is responsible for delivering technical support and advice to clients based throughout the UK and the whole of mainland Europe.
Prior to his current position, he worked for the STRI as a turfgrass agronomist for five years, where he consulted on a wide range of different types of sports surfaces. He further developed his skill set, by building an extensive knowledge base and experience as an Irrigation Manager for GlenFarrow for three years coupled with ten years experience maintaining and growing in golf courses in the USA – Pinehurst Golf Resort, the UK –Belfry Golf Courses and Sweden – Dyne Kiliens Golf Klubb.
Philip Armitage graduated from The University of Central Lancashire in Preston, England with a degree in Turfgrass Science.
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