Duke’s Hoops-Hardwood Connection

Another fall, another top ranking in the preseason basketball polls for the Blue Devils men’s basketball team.  The start of fall Duke basketball practice on the hardwoods roughly coincided with the initiation of planning by a sawmill in… Read More

Timberland Investments for Professionals Short Course to be Held in London

For the first time, Duke University’s Nicholas School of the Environment will hold its Timberland Investments for Professionals short course outside of the US.  For its prior three-year history, the course was held on Duke’s campus in Durham. … Read More

Greg Bailey Joins The Forestland Group

Chris Zinkhan, CEO of The Forestland Group (TFG), and the rest of the Management Committee are delighted to welcome Greg Bailey as the firm’s Assistant Regional Director of Forest Operations for the Southern Region.  Mr. Bailey reports to the… Read More

Zinkhan Delivers Keynote Presentation at WVU Event

On August 4, 2016, Chris Zinkhan, CEO of The Forestland Group, provided the keynote presentation at an event organized by the West Virginia University School of Natural Resources and held at the Canaan Valley Resort.  Entitled Impact Investing:… Read More

Mike Hincher will serve as Chair of the Advisory Board

Effective April 13, 2016 and continuing for a two-year term,  Mike Hincher will serve as Chair of the Advisory Board for the Forest Resources and Environmental Conservation Department of the College of Natural Resources and Environment at Virginia… Read More

Benjie Tarbutton Joins TFG as Vice President – Investor Relations

Chris Zinkhan, CEO of The Forestland Group, and the rest of the Management Committee are delighted to welcome Benjie Tarbutton as the firm’s new Vice President – Investor Relations. Benjie will maintain an office in Sandersville, GA. His… Read More

Joe Schwartz’s position changed to Forestland Analyst

Joe Schwartz’s position was recently changed from Assistant Regional Director in the Southern Region to Forestland Analyst. With that change, Joe moved from The Forestland Group’s Franklin, TN office to our headquarters in Chapel Hill, NC. In his… Read More

TFG Announces Promotion of Erika Viall to Chief Accounting Officer

Chris Zinkhan, CEO of The Forestland Group, and the rest of the Management Committee are delighted to announce the promotion of Erika Viall to Chief Accounting Officer. Previously, she served as TFG’s Senior Director of Financial Operations. Her… Read More

Climate Action Reserve Presents Award to The Forestland Group

The Climate Action Reserve presented its annual Project Developer Award to The Forestland Group for achieving the most emissions reductions. Kaarsten Turner Dalby (pictured right), VP Ecological Services, accepted the award.  Read more in the May 2015 Newsletter. Read More

TFG’s Chief Forester Appointed to Federal Forestry Research Council

The Forestland Group’s Chief Forester, Alex Finkral, was recently appointed to the Forestry Research Advisory Council (FRAC) by U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack. He joins the council which presents recommendations and advice to the Secretary on issues… Read More