The Green Velvet Team

“It takes great people to grow great turfgrass and Green Velvet has both!”

Have you ever wondered about the people behind Green Velvet’s great service and leadership in turf production and distribution?

These are the people who make things happen every day!  They represent over 400 years of turfgrass experience. You won’t find a more knowledgeable Team of Turf Professional anywhere. Put the Green Velvet Team to work for you today!

randy, beth, mary tischer

The Tischer Family

Together, Randy and Beth Tischer proudly lead the Green Velvet Turf Team! Founded in 1959 by Randy’s father and mother, Ray and Mary, Green Velvet grows over 600 acres of sod and distributes turf and ornamental products throughout Ohio, Northern Kentucky and Eastern Indiana.

Andy Berryhill, Logistics

Brent Carr, Sod Production

Eric Hoersting, Logistics




Jeremy Deschler, Logistics

John Ford, Inside Sales-Columbus

Mark Fields, Logistics

Mark Gilbert, Sod Production

Mark Hackley, Logistics

Randy Ralston, Logistics

Rob Foster, Sod Production

Robert Bowling, Warehouse/Sod Production

Sean Hastings, Warehouse-Bellbrook

Sean Standifer, Sod Production

Steve Bracken, Sod Production

Tim D’Aurora, Sod Production