Industry News

Mercedes-Benz Stadium to be first to go cashless

March 6, 2019

According to an article by Eric Mandel in the Atlanta Business Chronicle, Mercedes-Benz Stadium is set to become the first US sports stadium to implement a completely cashless transaction model.

Tarantula eats opossum

March 6, 2019

A tarantula the size of a dinner plate attacked and killed an opossum in a video captured by researchers that looks like a scene from a horror movie. Researchers from the

Safe door locking requirements and other anti-violence guidelines

March 4, 2019

The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) has made available a new free resource that highlights safe door locking requirements and includes guidelines for protecting schools from acts of targeted violence. Can

Safety and Security Summit in Texas

March 4, 2019

The National Center for Spectator Sports Safety and Security (NCS4), in conjunction with Katy (TX) Independent School District, will be hosting the 2019 National Interscholastic Athletics Safety and Security Summit

Credential technology

March 4, 2019

Seos is the next generation of credential technology that provides a mix of security and flexibility for any organization. Powered by highly advanced encryption and a software-based infrastructure, Seos secures

STMA’s Call for Presentations is Now Open!

March 1, 2019

Share your expertise by being a presenter at the 2020 STMA Conference and Exhibition. The conference will be held in West Palm Beach, Florida from January 13-16. Presenting at the

Free Webinar on Training the Next Gen

March 1, 2019

The Webinar: Tim Van Loo, CSFM on mentoring and training the next generation of sports turf managers. This presentation was originally given at the 2019 STMA Annual Conference. When Available: February

2020 Conference to Take Place One Day Earlier

March 1, 2019

Starting in 2020 in West Palm Beach, the conference will shift back one day to officially start with pre-conference education on Monday and conclude on Thursday with the Annual Awards

Two Minute Tip to Success – Discover When You’re Most and Least Productive

March 1, 2019

Whether you consider yourself a night owl or an early riser (or “lark”), there are certain points of the day that should be reserved for your most important work. Find

Tick Tock…the Countdown to Membership Renewal is On

March 1, 2019

STMA’s membership year is Jan. 1 through Dec. 31, with a grace period until March 31. At midnight at the end of this month, those who have not renewed their