Teakdecking Systems hires new President

Teakdecking Systems (TDS) announces the hiring of Richard Strauss as President of the organization, starting in August. Richard has many years of experience in the marine industry, which includes four years with Teakdecking Systems as Director of Operations. His return to Teakdecking Systems is greatly welcomed.

Teakdecking Systems is recognized as the world’s premier supplier of teak decking systems, and the company also distributes high-quality Esthec® and Herculan® Synthetic Decking. “Richard knows our business well, and is prepared to execute our strategic plans to expand our product offering and maintain our leadership position in the teak decking market. Our company is globally respected for its high quality materials and installations,” states Michael Havey, Chairman of the Board.

Teakdecking Systems is an ESOP company, and was founded in 1983. Products include teak and synthetic decking, repair and maintenance products such as caulk, epoxy, cleaners and adhesives, available through distributors, online, and at the factory store in Sarasota.

For additional information on any of our products, please contact Teakdecking Systems: 941-756-0600 (office) or email [email protected]




Teakdecking Systems
7061 15th Street East
Sarasota, FL 34243