The Turf & Ornamental Communicators Association (TOCA) is active on many fronts:
- A new board was elected at our annual meeting in New Orleans. Ciara Ahern of Global Prairie, and Marisa Palmieri of North Coast Media were elected to join the current Board of Directors.
- The 2014 TOCA Environmental Communicator of the Year Award winner is Brandon Horvath, Ph.D.
- Nathan Norstedt, Kansas State University, was awarded the 2014 TOCA scholarship.
- Karl Danneberger, Ph.D., the “Turf Doc” at Golfdom magazine was chosen as the second TOCA Plant Health Writer of the Year.
- Three inducted into TOCA Hall of Fame: Cindy Code, Jerry Roche and Pat Jones.
- More than 425 entries were received in the 2014 TOCA contest. View the 2014 Communications Award winners and Gardner Award winners by clicking the links.
- Congratulations to the winners of the 2014 TOCA International Communications Awards Program.
Membership in TOCA is about 230 and TOCA continues to grow in prestige throughout the green industry.