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 Professionals anywhere. Put the Green Velvet Team to work for you today!

The Tischer Family

Together, Randy and Beth Tischer proudly lead the Green Velvet Turf Team! Founded in 1959 by Randy‚Äôs 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.

Andrew Muntz, Outside Sales

Brent Carr, Sod Production

Bri Schneider

Carla Murphy


Craig Fryman, Outside Sales

David Seifert, Inside Sales-West Carrollton

Dax Gruber, Branch Manager-West Carrollton

Doug Swope, Office Manager-Production Farm

Eric Hoersting, Logistics




Gary Snyder, Outside Sales

John Ford, Inside Sales-Columbus

Jordon Couch, Logistics

Joyce Hupman, Operations

Larry Coriell, Vice President-Operations

Leslie Tischer, Project Manager & Operations

Mark Fields, Logistics

Mark Gilbert, Sod Production

Mark Hackley, Logistics

Matt Yetter, Customer Service/Logistics-Columbus

Mike Blair, Farm Manager-Production Farm

Mike Hackley, Warehouse-Bellbrook

Mike Spicer, Scheduling & Inside Sales

Randy Cooke, Inside Sales-Production Farm

Randy Ralston, Logistics

Rob Foster, Sod Production

Rocky Seifert, Scheduling & Inside Sales

Ryan Baker, Sod Production

Ryan Kopke, Assistant Manager-Columbus

Scott Materni, Branch Manager-Columbus

Scott Robinson, Outside Sales

Sean Hastings, Warehouse-Bellbrook

Sean Standifer, Sod Production

Sheila Gilbert, Sod Production

Steve Summers, Sod Production