Golf News for Monday, November 3, 2008
Uneven Fairways will bring to light the rich history of African-Americans in golf through never-before-seen archival footage and revealing stories of the men and women who stood up to prejudice. [... more » ]
"Being selected to host USGA and FSGA events is a source of great pride for our club," said John Johnson, Shark's Tooth General Manager. "Shark's Tooth has earned a reputation as a superior test." [... more » ]
"Christine has a flair for building and maintaining profitable relationships with key contacts. She is constantly presenting innovative ways of doing things," said Nancy Haley, CEO and co-founder of Tehama. [... more » ]
Several companies collaborated on this project including Hardin Construction Company, Ludowici Roof Tile, Dixie Roof Decks, JGA Corporation and KTM Roofing, a metro Atlanta clay tile roofing contractor. [... more » ]
Now celebrating its 17th anniversary, the Wendy's 3-Tour Challenge, benefiting adoption, is the only professional golf tournament that pits three players from the PGA, LPGA and Champions Tours against each other. [... more » ]
"Allianz is pleased to extend our sponsorship of the Champions Tour for an additional three years," said Gary C. Bhojwani, President and Chief Executive Officer of Allianz Life Company of North America. [... more » ]
"The Ryder Cup is one of the most prestigious events in all of sports and we feel privileged to forge this relationship with the Ryder Cup Europe," said Mark Ingall, a Managing Director of media for Citi. [... more » ]
"Bird Golf Academy was selected to partner with The Diplomat Golf Resort & Spa due to its long standing dedication to excellence and quality," said Rick Edwards, Resort Manager for The Diplomat. [... more » ]
"We are thrilled to welcome Bridget," said KemperSports GM, Steve Argo. "Her strong experience and professional capabilities will contribute to making The Presidents Cup 2009 a world-class event." [... more » ]
"The environmental movement in golf has come a long way in recent years, and we felt a responsibility to mirror that by re-considering our values and position," said Bjorn Nordberg, chairman of the organization. [... more » ]
"Pocono Mountains resort and meeting venues tailor packages to meet the needs of each event, however diverse," said Carl Wilgus, President and CEO of the Pocono Mountains Visitors Bureau. [... more » ]
"Winter is the perfect time to escape to Orlando for a few days of golf, food and fun," said Ray Easler, Bay Hill's general manager. "Our King of the Swing package gives golfers a chance to hone their skills." [... more » ]
Tiger Woods has three US Open trophies on his shelf at home and all were earned on public-access golf courses. Two of the aforementioned are dreaded munis. While Pebble Beach caters to the hoi-paloi of the world, it is still non-private, which simply makes me shiver. [... more » ]
Bob and Nancy Goad launched TeeMeOff, an all-in-one golf webstore and TravelProducts2Go; the proceeds of these sites go back to the community projects that the Goads are setting up. [... more » ]