Capability Statement

James Connolly Consulting, LTD (JCC) is a Washington State Corporation, established in 1999.  JCC provides consulting services and high-quality products to golf courses, sports fields, landscapers, commercial property developers, and other members of the professional turfgrass industry.

We have experience working with government agencies, the EPA, state and local planning groups, environmental agencies, and permitting agencies.   Our products are used in the United States, Canada, Guam, Korea, and Japan.  We have international experience in both consulting services and shipping products.  JCC, Ltd. is financially stable, with a long track record of growth and success.  Our team has a high level of  education and practical experience to satisfy government contracts.

Consulting Services – Clients who have used our service to ensure the best possible playing conditions include winners of Golf Magazine’s Top 100 Golf Courses, the Seattle Seahawks, United States Army, and over 100 other golf courses, domestically and abroad.

Products- JCC distributes a full line of products needed for the care of turfgrass and landscape plants.  These products include soil and plant nutrient testing, fertilizer, grass seed, pesticides, soil amendments, turf maintenance equipment and tools, and golf course accessories.

GOVERNMENT CODES

Cage: 6T9Y0

Duns: 122756377

NAICS:

424910 – Farm supplies merchant wholesaler

423820-Farm and garden machine and equipment wholesaler

424690- Other chemical and allied products merchant wholesaler

423910 – Sporting and recreational goods and supplies merchant wholesaler

541380-Testing laboratories

541690- Other scientific and technical consulting services

SIC

5191-farm supplies

5083-farm and garden machinery equipment

5169 – chemicals

5091- golf course accessories, sporting goods

8734-testing labs

0781-landscape counseling and planning

PSC

Lo87- Technical representative agricultural supplies

Lo37-Technical representative agricultural machine and equipment

Lo68- Technical representative chemical and chemical products

6840- Pest control agents and disinfectants

8720-fertilizers

8730- Seeds and nursery stock

8710-forage and feed

6810-Chemical

6850-Misc chemical specialties

Set-Aside

Small Business

BUSINESS HISTORY HIGHLIGHTS

Consulting Services

Former United States Golf Association Agronomist

US Army MWR Contract Award to consult all US Army Golf Courses on maintenance operations

Golf course maintenance consulting to two Golf Magazine top 100 courses: The Club at Nine Bridges, Korea and Oitavos Dunes, Portugal.

Prepared 8 Best Management Plans for new construction on golf courses in WA, ID, HI, CA, OR, UT.

Product Sales & Support

Liquid fertilizer designed and made in USA and used on over 300 golf courses in Canada, USA, Japan and Korea

Full complement of conventional and organic nutritional products and plant stimulants that are custom designed to our customers needs

Soil, water, and plant tissue testing services by the most advanced method of laboratory analysis including interpretation by professional agronomists.

Equipment for the maintenance of turfgrass

Accessories for golf courses including flags, ball washers, range supplies, golf balls, and aeration tines.

PERSONNEL

Jim Connolly is President of JCC, and Planet Turf.  President received his education from Washington State University with a B/S Degree in Agronomy.  He continued his education in graduate classes at the University of Connecticut and Washington State University.  Jim has made over 40 presentations on a wide range of subjects, many during his 6 years as the New England USGA agronomist.  He has delivered talks in 7 countries and has spoken at several pest management seminars over the years.  He has published 25 articles in various professional trade magazines and was the recipient of the USGA Green Section Literary Award.  He was an editor for the book Turf Management for Golf Courses by Dr. James Beard

He has served on the Board of Directors for several associations including WSU Friends of Turfgrass Management, Inland Empire Golf Course Superintendents Association and the Northwest Turfgrass Association.   He is an Honorary Member of the Cape Cod and New England Golf Course Supt. Assoc.

Jared Whitaker Turfgrass Sales Specialist.    Whitaker received his Bachelor of Science Degree from Washington State University and has since acquired skills and training at several golf facilities including Spokane Country Club, Riviera Country Club, Atlantic City Golf Club, Sonoma Golf Club, and most recently as assistant superintendent at Huntsman Springs in Driggs, Idaho.  Huntsman Springs was ranked #2 Best New Course by GOLFWEEK Magazine.  Jared has a strong sense of service and extensive technical knowledge as well as hands-on practical experience.

Jason Otto, products sales and technical support. Jason Otto has worked on golf courses in many capacities and has a deep understanding of practical golf management.  He was the Superintendent at Echo Falls Golf Course in Snohomish, WA since 2005 and worked for Oki Golf Management, Bellevue, WA, for the last 10 years.  He has been involved in the golf industry since 1992.  He received his AA Degree from Rutgers University in turfgrass science.