Golf News for Wednesday, November 14, 2007
"We like the partnership nature of this program," said Tracy Moore Jarman, president and Chief Executive Officer of Aquatrols. "We appreciate the opportunity to work more closely with GCSAA personnel." [... more » ]
"We are thrilled to be a part of such a dynamic project," said Steve Skinner, president and COO of KemperSports, which will also provide pre-development consulting in addition to operations management. [... more » ]
"Angel's performance in the U.S. Open clearly demonstrated his extraordinary talent and his ability to handle the pressure of contending for a major championship," said John A. Solheim, Ping CEO. [... more » ]
The Master Professional program allowed me to showcase a sophisticated approach toward strategic management, organizational structure, and leadership," said Marlatt after completing the program. [... more » ]
"I am absolutely delighted to be joining the EGU. Golf is a fantastic game and I am excited to be getting involved in the administration of the sport," said Petrie who takes over the role in January 2008. [... more » ]
"David has a proven record of success with several fine golf clubs, and we are confident in his ability to provide a first-rate membership experience," said KemperSports President and COO Steve Skinner. [... more » ]
"I couldn't be more excited to host the upcoming 2008 Las Vegas tournament and to be involved with the Shriners Hospitals for Children," said Timberlake. "We will make sure to make this event unique and memorable, and we will raise money for charity while participating in the greatest game ever played." [... more » ]
PGA of America President Brian Whitcomb said, "We are excited about next year's Championship and look forward to having more amateur players enjoy the camaraderie of their local PGA Professional and receive the rare opportunity to compete in a National Championship." [... more » ]
"’ve competed in long drive events for many years and the Proforce V2 LD performs unlike any other shaft I’ve ever played," said Patrick Dempsey who won second-place in the Senior division with a 366-yard drive. [... more » ]
"Obviously, we are very pleased to receive yet another highly sought industry award on our Feel wedges," said Lee Miller, PGA Member, Founder & Chief Executive Officer of the Feel Golf Company. [... more » ]
"This victory was particularly spectacular due to the all pink motif as we are making arrangements to expand our 2008 Pink on The Links program for breast cancer awareness," said Harris MacNeill, President of Champ Spikes. [... more » ]
"Traditional golf markets of Europe and North America can expect increasing competition from the emerging golf destinations," said Andrea Sartori, head of KPMG's specialist Golf Advisory Services Team. [... more » ]
"We're proud to offer our accounts an even wider range of high-end products to help them grow their business and set their golf shop apart," said Todd Martin, the President of Fairway & Greene. [... more » ]
"Amazon is a great resource for golf products as long as you know how to find what you are looking for," said Dynalign Golf founder Craig Foster. Enter "golf alignment" in the search bar to find it. [... more » ]
The only thing bigger for Las Vegas' often disregarded PGA tournament than the news that pop star Justin Timberlake has signed a five-year deal to be the event's host would be if Tiger Woods put his name on a 10-year binding contract to play in it. [... more » ]
The PGA Tour announced Tuesday only minor changes to the 2008 FedEx Cup playoff schedule. The biggest change is a bye week that will have play resuming with the Tour Championship after the Ryder Cup Matches. [... more » ]
"For the past 50 years, ClubCorp has been in the business of building relationships and enriching lives, but never more so than this past Oct. 19," said Eric Affeldt, president and CEO. "I am so proud." [... more » ]
"We are honored to have the Wachovia Championship's ongoing support and are grateful for its partnership in working toward our vision," said Wendy Kopp, CEO and founder of Teach For America. [... more » ]