Golf News for Monday, November 19, 2012
"Much like Atlantic City's casino hotels, our golf courses are fully operational and in excellent condition," said Tom Sullivan, president of GACGA. "GACGA is an integral part of the Atlantic City community and the region. In that vein, we invite visitors who are not dealing with the aftermath of the storm to return to the area, enjoy a round of golf and visit the casino resorts." [... more » ]
"The Classico by in fiamme Collection pulls together our most beloved classic colors and designs, enhanced by an array of new colors and details - all with the traditional beauty and comfort that are our specialty," said Art Kimbrough, vice president of business development for in fiamme. [... more » ]
"Annika is a tremendous ambassador for the Callaway Golf brand, both on and off the course," said Nick Raffaele, VP, Global Sports Marketing, Callaway Golf Company. "She's not only one of the greatest champions in our sport's history, but also an example for all professional athletes as she's devoted the next phase of her career to making a difference and giving back." [... more » ]
"We are incredibly excited to continue our relationship with Victoria for the next two years and beyond," said Micky Gallas, Founder of TipTeeToe. "Victoria's passion for the game and her work ethic have brought her to the pinnacle of women's professional golf and we are looking forward to her representing our brand around the world." [... more » ]
"It doesn't matter if a golfer is 5"2 or 6"2 or if they hold their hands high or low, the putter head must be parallel to the ground to send the ball on the correct path to the hole," said Bob Tewksbury, president of Pearl ProSports Inc. "The Pearl Putter is easily adjusted by inserting and turning a small tool in the base of the clubhead." [... more » ]
"Kent is a highly accomplished executive, with an extensive background in sports marketing & sponsorship, media sales, TV production, digital media, international syndication and tournament operations. His leadership will contribute significantly toward the development and execution of our high-profile television events," said Anthony Gebbia, Chairman and CEO of Armada. [... more » ]
"We are looking forward to another exciting event in KwaZulu-Natal to benefit the Wildlands Conservation Trust and Wings and Wishes," said Marc Player, Black Knight International CEO. "2012 will be our 13th GPI event in South Africa, and the support that it has received over the years has been truly incredible." [... more » ]
"Hurricane Sandy has left so many families in need and it is important for companies and organizations that have the resources to pitch in and help," said Craig Ramsbottom, President Dynamic Brands. "Fashion Delivers has done an outstanding job coordinating this effort and Devant is pleased to contribute." [... more » ]
"For golf to thrive, it needs a bridge between its rich tradition and a new era where social media and mobile applications are rapidly changing how society learns and interacts, especially the younger generation," said GOGI Chairman Derek Smith. "GOGI is that bridge. Our goal is not to change the game of golf, but help it be more accessible and fun through these technologies." [... more » ]