History

Pro Form Sports provides athletes globally with the highest-performing, safe, and durable sports surfaces

The company is headquartered in Tallahassee, Florida, and was established by leaders having decades of experience in the athletic surfacing business. Pro Form Sports is a manufacturing installation sports construction company. Through partnership with Conica, we are strategically aligned with state-of-the-art development and technology throughout the marketplace. Our world class installations provide unparalleled experience for the client resulting in a quality sports facility as the end product. Pro Form Sports’ experience makes the difference by offering unprecedented quality in all its products, services, and support. Pro Form Sports is a Minority Business Enterprise (MBE) that has enjoyed much success in its endeavors thanks to a highly specialized and talented team. The current light and nimble management structure of the company has made it possible to accomplish quick changes to adapt to the marketplace and, as such, provide a unique means of responding to client requirements.

Pro Form Sports’ leadership offers Expertise and Experience and unique insight into delivery of projects providing the greatest business value. Collectively, the company leaders have decades of hands-on knowledge in all facets of the Professional/Collegiate Sports industry.

Our unparalleled experience and approach to running track and synthetic turf sales has shown consistent results with the largest global surfacing groups throughout the United States.

Our team includes prior NFL players, Track & Field Olympians, and Professional and Collegiate Coaches along with certified and experienced industry leaders in installation. Our Team has successfully completed easy-to-maintain, environmentally-safe, large-scale projects throughout North America.

Gary Wilson

Chief Executive Officer

Gary Wilson has executive leadership experience in leading three top global surfacing companies, bringing 25 years of extensive knowledge to the industry. Gary’s knowledge of all phases of surfacing is unparalleled at the highest international level, resulting in his consulting for many Olympic Track and Field projects. His client relationship skills are paramount in the industry, from his personal relationships with professional athletes to elite coaches around the world. Gary earned his Master’s degree from the University of Virginia where he played football. He also played at Gardner Webb University. After his collegiate career, he finished his football career as a running back in the NFL, going on to serve there as an Executive Personnel Director.

Gary is a member of the National Football Alumni, National Football League Players Association, US Track & Field Cross Country Association, and USA Track & Field.

Mary Roberts

President

Mary Julia Roberts serves as the President and Chief Operating Officer of Pro Form Sports. As a professional who has been immersed in the industry for 27 years, Mary has an extensive record of Sr. Executive Procurement within the Federal and State Government Private Sector levels. Mary has been involved in start-ups, turnarounds, mergers and acquisitions with major IT firms in North America. Mary’s greatest strength lies in guiding teams of business development, designers, and installers to provide solutions that deliver greatest business value while pushing the creative envelope for athletic surfacing.

Whether challenged to organize and lead new divisions, build new products, pilot improvement initiatives, or oversee maintenance projects, Mary has consistently delivered strong results.

Mary graduated from Florida State University and currently resides in Tallahassee, FL.

Renaldo Nehemiah

Director of Business Development

Renaldo Nehemiah is a partner and Director of Business Development for Pro Form Sports, leading and growing their Sports Performance Division by managing the careers of some of the world’s top male and female Olympic & World Champion track and field stars. He has served as an Ambassador for USA Track & Field and is a part of their Speakers Bureau. Renaldo continues to be an inspirational and motivational speaker as time permits, sharing his life experiences and faith as encouragement to audiences of all levels to reach for new athletic heights. Due to his many athletic achievements, Renaldo was named one of the Top-10 athletes in ACC history.

After obtaining his BA Degree from the University of Maryland in 1981, where he broke 13 world records in track and field, he continued his rise to athletic stardom. Renaldo is world-renowned for competing at the highest level in two sports: his remarkable performance in track and field and for playing in the NFL for the San Francisco 49ers. While playing professional football for the San Francisco 49ers, he arbitrated his way to create the “Nehemiah Rule,” which states that professional athletes in other sports can participate as amateurs in track and field.

Pro Form Sports is proud to have Renaldo as a part of the leadership team.