ANDOVER, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The California Sports Surfaces (CSS) division of ICP Construction (ICP) announced today that Bill Rapp has been named to the position of Midwest Regional Sales Manager. CSS, as part of ICP, is the leading supplier of such prestigious sports surfacing brands as DecoTurf, Plexicushion Prestige, Rebound Ace, Premier Sports Coatings, Premier Court, and Plexitrac. These world-renowned brands supply the US Open, the Australian Open and other distinguished sporting events. Rapp will both serve current customers and proactively increase the CSS account base through creation of strategic growth opportunities and new business initiatives.
Rapp has served as Club Tennis Director in the Bay Area, NCAA Athletic Director, President of the Northern California division of the United States Professional Tennis Association (USPTA) and Director of the Professional Tennis Division of Sharks Sports & Entertainment (SS&E) in San Jose, CA. SS&E tennis properties included the SAP Open hosted at SAP Center in San Jose, Regions Morgan Keegan Championships and the Cellular South Cup held at The Racquet Club of Memphis. The official surface of the SAP Open was Premier Court, on which current Association of Tennis Professional’s number-one ranked Andy Murray and world’s number-six ranked Milos Raonic each won their first singles titles. This is also where tennis legend John McEnroe, in 2006, captured his 78th and final doubles title.
“We are very excited to have Bill join our outstanding team,” said John Graham, Vice President, Sports Surfaces Group at ICP Construction. “He brings extensive marketing, sales, customer relations, strategic planning and promotional experience to his new position. Bill will be involved in building upon existing strategic partnerships while increasing our brand value and market share.” Chief Executive Officer of ICP Group, Doug Mattscheck, says, “ICP Group is pleased to add Bill to our staff for his experience and knowledge within the global tennis market.”
Bill can be reached at email@example.com or (408) 505-6914.
About ICP Construction, a division of the ICP Group
A global leader in the paints and coatings industry, ICP Construction is committed to providing the highest-quality paints, coatings, sports surfaces and environmental remediation solutions for the architectural and building industries. Our family of award-winning brands provides innovative products, support and dedication to our customers. Our products set the standard in their markets, and our continued investment in advanced technology and delivery offers unparalleled value to our customers. Visit www.icp-construction.com for more information.
About ICP Group
Innovative Chemical Products (the ICP Group) is a leading specialty chemical company engaged in the formulation, manufacturing, and marketing of coatings and adhesives. With operations headquartered in Andover, MA, and additional manufacturing and warehousing in Itasca, IL, Waukegan, IL, Norton, OH, Tomball, TX and Coral Springs, FL, ICP serves the architectural, specialty construction, packaging, printingand sport surfaces end markets. ICP is privately held and manufactures products under several specialty brands, including Polyset, Handi-Foam, California Paints, Dry-Treat, Fiberlock, Fixall, Storm System, Nicoat, and California Sports Surfaces. For more information on the Construction, Adhesives & Sealants, and Industrial divisions of the ICP Group, visit www.icpgroup.com.