Nik Ditzler lends his background in engineering, product design, customer satisfaction, and business development to Bison, Inc. and IPI by Bison as Director of Specified Products.  Since 1985, this Nebraska-based company has manufactured sporting goods equipment for schools, park districts, rec centers and clubs. The author is available at or 800-637-7968.

Downtime in Sports Facilities: An Opportunity to Improve Safety

Unexpectedly empty gyms and sports fields have far-reaching impacts on the sports and education industries, but many facilities are...  More

Planning for New or Renovated Athletic Facilities and Limiting Risk

Sports facilities and gymnasiums can be critical components of a student and athlete recruitment program, and-before making an investment-...  More

Top Ten Mistakes Made in Gymnasium Design and Construction

Learn from others' mistakes to avoid expensive retrofits and upgrades in your next sports facility project.  More