Steven Nixon is an international sales manager with Bernhard and Company Ltd. He started life as a mechanical engineer, and managed and developed several mower dealerships across the UK. Toro Student of the Year 1997, Nixon graduated from Askhsm Bryan College with a degree in sports turf management.
Nixon has been employed by Bernhard and Co since 2001, supporting distributors and the U.S. tour, and involved in many PGA and U.S. Open events, plus British Open tournament preparations. He progressed to UK and Ireland sales manager in 2007. He spent two years with golf and turf machinery, a Textron distributorship, before returning to Bernhard and Co. as European sales manager in 2011. He is a regular presenter at greenkeeping educational conferences throughout Europe.
Nixon is married to Michelle, and they have two children. He is a lifelong Sheffield United fan.