Mid-Central Regional Sales Manager - Bill Versgrove

A former Lieutenant Firefighter and Paramedic in Chicago's northwest suburbs where he fought fires and saved lives on a daily basis.  This experience helped mold his problem solving sales and service management skills; where he pioneered adidas Golf throughout the Chicagoland area to over $2.6 Million territory in 5 years.  He was Rookie of the year for TaylorMade-adidas Golf in 2000 and received 5 Chairman's Awards from 2004 to 2009.  He successfully secured two PGA Tour events, The Western Open and Greater Milwaukee Open over his career with TaylorMade-adidas.  This was all due to his excellent communication, organization and innovative thinking skills. 

Prior to getting into the apparel, footwear and golf sporting goods industry he spent time driving a successful roofing business which he owned and operated.  He also held a key sales management role with Fasteners Unlimited where he was responsible for the company's marketing strategies, product mix, business development and inventory control.

He is very involved in the local community where he volunteers for the Cary Men's Travel Golf League, has spent numerous years coaching soccer, baseball, basketball and football.  A member of Cary Chamber of Commerce and STS Peter & Paul Church.