Golf News for Tuesday, October 16, 2012
"Operators can use the information not only to better meet their customers' expectations, but also to promote their course through other channels," said Will McIntosh, senior vice president of Business Development and Strategy at Golf Channel. "Reviews also help us collect information about golfers' needs and interests, and that helps us improve the products and service we provide our customers." [... more » ]
"The Old Palm lifestyle is unlike any established community in this area," said Connie McGinnis, Director of Sales at Old Palm. "Buffalo's experience and track record of producing results in real estate, golf and lifestyle media makes it the ideal public relations partner." [... more » ]
"We know the Swedge is going to be a huge success here in Canada," said Mark Krakower, CEO of MKRAK Management. "It's one of the simplest, yet most effective swing training aids we've ever seen." [... more » ]
"The 'vision' that was outlined within the master plan and committed to by the Wanakah Country Club membership is evolving with great success," said Chris Wilczynski, the course designer who formed C.W. Golf Architecture in 2010 after 20 years with Hills & Forrest International Golf Course Architects. "It's been a real privilege to work on a course with such a great golf pedigree." [... more » ]
"The Gateway Tour is a terrific tour that fosters the growth of potential golfing professionals. We have representation on this burgeoning tour as well as several others because we know that these programs do develop their players. We will continue to support this professional who played lights out last weekend and hope for his continued success," said Fourteen Golf COO Marcy Kamoda. [... more » ]
Enjoy unlimited daily golf on Dorado Beach Resort & Club's East, West, Pineapple or Sugarcane Courses. This Puerto Rico vacation package deal includes overnight accommodations, access to the resort's new state-of-the art fitness and wellness center, four-seat golf cart to access trails and beach, and much more. Starting from $390/night. [... more » ]
"Everyone at Antigua is proud to be the Official Apparel of the Golf Channel Am Tour," said Ron McPherson, president and CEO of the Antigua Group. "Antigua has served the apparel needs of the golf industry for over 30 years, and extending our partnership with the Golf Channel Am Tour through 2014 to create more interest in the game is another milestone for our Brand" [... more » ]
"We felt a significant responsibility to the people of Laredo, as well as to the game of golf itself, throughout the process of creating this golf course," said course architect Robert Trent Jones Jr., Chairman and Master Architect of RTJ II. "We have created a golf experience that we hope will be a great source of pride and satisfaction for the community." [... more » ]
"Golf represents the ultimate prep lifestyle," said Tommy Hilfiger. "Our golf collections are inspired by the integrity and tradition of the sport. We've added a twist to the classics through an innovative use of fabrics and details, delivering performance, comfort and style in golf sportswear that can be worn on and off the course." [... more » ]
"I'm so excited to be a ScoreBand Ambassador for Golf! I love the concept and design and I'm confident it will help my students lower their scores and make their golf experience more fun and enjoyable. I wear mine on the golf course, at the gym, and just running around," said Haywood. [... more » ]
"We look forward to showing our elegant apparel at this Rocky Mountain-area show," said Art Kimbrough, vice president of business development for in fiamme. "Clubs and shops beginning to plan now for the spring golf season will be pleased to discover the fashionable yet functional in fiamme apparel brand, an exceptional offering for their members and clientele." [... more » ]