Randy Staton, CGCS 

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About us 


Dan Gamble

Dan Gamble, Owner and President, has over 40 years  experience in the Turf grass industry. He has assisted countless individuals in the Turf grass industry by loaning his time, talents, expertise, and equipment. In his 40 years of service to central Indiana and surrounding areas, Dan: 

  • Has Spent 15 years as a Golf Course Superintendent. 
  • Has been a 7-year board member of Indiana Golf Course Superintendents Association. 
  • Has been a Purdue University Midwest Foundation 10-year Board Director, past president, and a 2002 distinguished service award winner. 
  • Has been a 22 year President / Owner of  Links Aerification Plus. 
  • Currently holds 2 US Patents on Turf related products. 
  • Currently also the Senior sales exec. of Kenny Machinery servicing 506 Golf Courses and 1,000 athletic fields in the state of Indiana.
  • Has been a speaker at numerous Sports Turf Seminars
  • Has been the Vice President of the Links Group Inc. which was instrumental in the construction of the 1991 PGA Men’s Championship Tees (Carmel, IN), Sultans Run (Jasper, IN), Hawthorne Golf and Country Club (Fishers, IN), Old Oakland Golf Course (Indianapolis, IN), and the New Nine at Fox Prairie (Noblesville, IN) 
  • Has been involved in the following Sports Turf Projects: City of Noblesville Soccer Fields, Guerin High School Soccer Field, Dillon Park Football Complex,  and the Kuntz Stadium Soccer Field (Indianapolis, IN) 
  • Has been a member of the USGA greens section committee 2012-2015

Email :                                                  317-710-6192   or    317-627-4368

The Expert Solutions Advantage


Randy Staton, Consultant  has over 30 years experience as a Certified Golf Course Superintendent. He has managed all aspects of private and public golf courses, most recently as the executive director of Golf Course Operations at the Hawthorns Golf and Country Club. In his lengthy and accomplished career in the turf industry Randy:

  • Has managed all aspects of construction, grow in, maintenance, and budgeting of Golf Courses
  • Has managed 35 employees at a $1.3 million dollar maintenance budget
  • Has prepared numerous courses for national, regional , state, and USAG qualifier tournaments
  • Has been a certified Golf Course Superintendent since 1998 completing over 125 continuing education classes
  • Has been the president of the Certified Golf Course Superintendent Association.
  • Has been a Board of Director for IGCSA
  • Has been a member of Indiana Golf Foundation, United States Golf Foundation, Environmental Institute for Golf Foundation, and Class A Memberships to Indiana Golf Course Superintendent Association.
  • Received the National environmental  steward award from GCSAA​