Golf News for Monday, January 23, 2012
President of Excel Golf Products, Inc., John Iacono: "The ZFAdvantage Driver is getting outstanding reviews from the introductions we have made so far. We are incredibly excited to introduce it at the PGA Show. We are proud to continue introducing new products into the market place that make the Zero Friction™ brand stronger each year." [... more » ]
"This vastly tolerant and forgiving putter combines performance with a modern yet classic design. We believe this will be the front runner of the Xform Series," said STX Director of Golf Steve Henneman. [... more » ]
"Those attending the PGA Demo Day or PGA Merchandise Show, we encourage you to come by and test these high performance irons out," said Fourteen Golf COO Marcy Kamoda [... more » ]
"Our PFC workshops bring together highly accredited engineers, custom fitting experts and retail specialists," said Bill Lange, global distribution sales manager for True Temper Sports. [... more » ]
Featured guests this week include renowned instructors Butch Harmon and Hank Haney -- who will officially announce his subjects for the newest season of The Haney Project -- and Hall-of-Famers Jack Nicklaus, Nick Faldo, Charles Barkley and Jim Courier. Hall-of Famer Annika Sorenstam will join Roberts as a co-host on Thursday. [... more » ]
"Our goal is to create innovative and functional apparel that is true to FILA's century-long heritage," says Nancy Robitaille, Fila Golf Principal Designer. "This line blends seamlessly with previous offerings, but has a unique flare that's both reminiscent of classic resort styles and fun." [... more » ]
"We believe golfers, many of whom are loyal Allen Edmonds customers, will appreciate the Clubhouse Collection of shoes and the ability to order them through their local pro shops," says Colin Hall, CMO of Allen Edmonds. "We are confident that this new collection will be a perfect complement to our new and popular Honors Collection of golf shoes." [... more » ]
In a world of cookie cutter courses, the Country Club of Orange Park truly offers something for every player. Your "Day of Great Golf" begins with a warm up session on the well manicured practice area. Then enjoy the challenge of 18 holes of championship golf and lunch before or after your round in the beautiful 19th Hole Bar & Grill. [... more » ]
"I'm honored to speak at the show every year and always look forward to catching up with old friends. This year I'll address critical topics such as market positioning and how to utilize emerging marketing channels. Marketing is an ever-evolving craft and it's important the golf industry stays on the forefront," said LM president and CEO Andrew Wood. [... more » ]
"We feel that the entire "Seriously" advertising campaign resonates with golfers and reinforces the message that Wilson Golf is serious," said Tim Clarke, general manager of Wilson Golf. [... more » ]
"The Sun Cup is very excited to partner with a charity that makes such a difference in the local community. We look forward to growing our relationship," said The Sun Cup's tournament director, J.J. Scott. [... more » ]