Stig Persson at Riviera GC Nov 2015

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The Chairman of Capillary Concrete, legendary Superintendent and General Manager Stig Persson from
Ljunghusen Golf Club, Sweden, visited with Riviera CC and Head GCS Eric J. von Hofen to inspect the renovation work being done and the Capillary Concrete bunkers being installed.

”- This is one of the most impressive renovation projects I have ever seen and the planning and procedures undertaken here are second to none in the world. Eric and his team are overseeing a complete upgrade to top-notch world standards in one giant overhaul, and it is done in a few short months. Very impressive!”

Stig Persson is the Chairman of the Board of Capillary Concrete, and he has a long career background in our profession of golf course maintenance and operations. His long list of achievements include co-founder of Swedish Greenkeepers Association and FEGGA, the European GCS associations organisation where he is past Chairman. Also co-founder of Swedish Club Management, GAF, and currently President. He has served on numerous Boards in the golf industry, founded the Swedish Greenkeeper magazine and annual Greenkeeper conference, headed up the EGA ecology research work and projects among many other important assignments.

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