Golf News for Friday, February 15, 2008
"We’re particularly excited about the potential for growth with the non-golf items we offer and look forward to helping customers find the perfect promotional items," said Stephen Bebis, President and CEO of Golf Town. [... more » ]
"VCT understands the market and we are excited to work with them to enhance our existing communication channels," said Chase Peckham, associate publisher, Golf Inc. magazine and conferences. [... more » ]
"We were looking for an agency that understands customer segmentation, purchase drivers, and lead generation. In LBi Atlanta, we found just that agency," says Jon Leven, CEO of National Golf Products. [... more » ]
"The distance and consistency of my Alpha driver is amazing!" said Vincent Ciurluini, the tournament winner. "Even after everything I put it through, the C830.2 Plasma never fails to give me outstanding results." [... more » ]
"It’s actually been remarkable," said Dean Dingman, president of Tiger Shark Golf. "We are back to selling grips at the level of when we launched the oversize grip and started this revolution more than 20 years ago." [... more » ]
"90% usage on the PGA Tour is an amazing feat even for Fast-Twist, which proves that golf shoe companies, and the professional players who wear their shoes, truly appreciate this cleat," said Joe Zeller, President, PrideSports. [... more » ]
"It’s always exciting to watch the best players tee up their ball each week with Zero Friction and we’re thrilled that they had success at the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am," said Bob White, VP of Sales for Excel Golf. [... more » ]
"I was very lucky," said Martin, a 34-year-old assistant professional at Point Judith Country Club in Narragansett. "I was very lucky all week, winning seven matches in as many days. It was tough today because we are good friends." [... more » ]
"While it’s a great guest amenity, ProLink GPS makes a direct impact on our bottom line thanks to the food-and-beverage and cart-management functions," said Steve Jeffrey, General Manager at Eagle Glen. [... more » ]
"We’re thrilled to welcome Eryck to the Turnstile family in this newly created position," said William Kupper Jr., president. “I am confident that Eryck‘s online expertise will be a welcome addition to our team." [... more » ]
"Continuing education has become an absolute necessity for golf course superintendents," said Downing. "Not only is it important for their professional development, but for the success of the golf facility as well." [... more » ]
"We heartily congratulate Scott on his Champions Tour win," said Jeff Lindner, president of Balance-Certified Golf. "Scott is a longtime user of Balance-Certified Golf’s Pro-Balance shaft weighting system." [... more » ]
"We need to get Stephen on board. Not only is he going to become a household name on the race track, but he can hold his own on the golf course," said John Mamoudis, President, HorsePower Sports Marketing. [... more » ]
Rather than blaming his poor recent play and loss of sponsors not on his drinking, gambling or personal life, Daly continues to point to the rib injury he suffered last year at the Honda Classic, when a woman snapped a camera in his backswing. [... more » ]
Ernie Els planned to skip the World Golf Championships - Accenture Match Play Championship in Tucson. Els would have been the only player in the top 64 who missed the tournament by choice rather than injury. Then, Els talked some sense into himself. [... more » ]