The Motz Group, LLC, which designs and installs natural and synthetic turf fields, has named Zach Burns as their new president, effective February 1.
Joe Motz, CEO of TMG said, “It was extremely important that we find a strong leader who would build on the foundation already in place at TMG. Zach possesses all of the tools needed to be an effective leader and meshes perfectly into the corporate culture we have successfully fostered. It has given me great personal satisfaction to coach and mentor Zach. I know he will lead this company with integrity. His broad product knowledge, relationships with clients and peers and strategic vision make him the ideal person to guide The Motz Group into the future.”
Burns began working with TMG in early 2008 with his focus on sales and marketing. Working up through the ranks from installing fields to Director, then Vice President and will now serve as President for The Motz Group.
“From project inception through construction and on-going maintenance, Zach and his capable team work hand in hand with field owners to ensure an excellent experience.” Says Darian Daily, Head Grounds Keeper of Paul Brown Stadium, home of the Cincinnati Bengals.
On his promotion to President, Burns said “I’m thrilled and honored with the opportunity to lead TMG into the future. For over 35 years, TMG has been synonymous with cutting edge innovation, safe and high quality products, and best in class customer service. Our team is committed to this mission, which allows us to exceed customer expectations.”
Burns is actively involved with the Synthetic Turf Council and Vistage International. Burns earned his Bachelor of Arts Degree in Organizational Behavior and Management at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. As a tight end for the Bears, he earned 1st-Team All American and All-Ivy honors during his football career. Zach resides in his childhood hometown of Lebanon, OH with his wife Jennifer and their three children.