Golf News for Thursday, February 21, 2008
"Our office for the event subscribes to the Austin Energy Green Choice Program and we are committed to recycling and minimizing waste as a way to lessen the event's impact," said Heather Page, tournament chair. [... more » ]
"The Hall of Fame Golf Classic has become 'our second major' and this year's event at Philadelphia Country Club should be another great success," said Dan Fahy, Jr. Golf Committee chairman for the annual event. [... more » ]
"We congratulate the Champions Tour winner on his back-to-back titles using Graphite Design shafts, and we’re proud to have played a role," said Tim Gillis, Vice President of Sales and Marketing for Graphite Design. [... more » ]
To celebrate their longevity in the golf business, Honma introduces a Limited Edition set including 4 woods, 9 irons, and persimmon mallet putter, plus a caddy bag with a full complement of wood, iron and putter covers. [... 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 » ]
"The Heavy Putter and Solus wedges represent significant technological advancements, and now we are one efficient point of contact for the complete short-game package," said Stephen Boccieri, CEO of Boccieri Golf. [... more » ]
"The timing couldn't be better for a partnership between our two companies," said Damian Greco, Chief Executive Officer of GolfSwitch. "Our portfolio of products and services has expanded greatly over the last year." [... more » ]
"It is a great opportunity to represent French Lick Resort Casino and assist them in becoming one of the top golf destinations in the country", said Dave Richards, Chief Executive Officer of Resort & Golf Marketing. [... more » ]
The goal is to integrate functions of the community under one hospitality umbrella. This strategy provides significant savings for the development partners and unparallel service to owners within the managed community. [... more » ]
Kelly Tilghman, making a stupid joke about a man she knows, gets a suspension and a huge speed bump for her career. Bill O’Reilly makes a non-joke about a lynching party forming to get the wife of a prominent politician, just adds to his legend as someone who "speaks for the people,” which apparently is the Fox News code for “unrepentant racist." [... more » ]
On a day when Tiger Woods pulled off one of his most memorable comebacks ever, a day when Phil Mickelson shook off some monster putts from Pat Perez to pull off his own first-round win, Rory Sabbatini quietly faded away in another big time event. [... more » ]
"Flexibility is our priority," said Robert McGeary, CEO of FreeSpirit Touring. "We usually find groups like a combination of group and individual activities which our holidays can easily accommodate." [... more » ]
"The uPro is the most functional, effective and intuitive hand-held rangefinder in the industry," said Joey Balardeta, president. "It gives you the distance to all golf course features in a method unlike all other rangefinders." [... more » ]
"We found that the Tour players love the I Gotcha Ready because it replaces heavy practices clubs they normally would carry, and at eight ounces it fits easily in the bag," said Jim Light, president of Pro Line Sports, Inc. [... more » ]
The Charity Fundraising Golf Packages include trips to The Home of Golf, St. Andrews, Scotland as well as packages that will allow the lucky individual who buys it to see The Masters or The Ryder Cup competitions. [... more » ]
"As the premier force for promoting women’s golf, the EWGA welcomes this alliance that reinforces the importance of women supporting women," said Trish Davis, chief operating officer of the EWGA. [... more » ]