Golf News for Monday, April 2, 2012
In the episode scheduled to air on May 7, host David Feherty -- called "a cross between Oprah Winfrey and Johnny Carson" by The New York Times -- gets the former commander in chief to open up about politics and the pressures of the presidency, his philanthropic efforts and his lifelong love of golf. [... more » ]
"Black Diamond is proud to play in a role in one of the most prestigious championships in all of sports," said David McDonald, president of Escalante Golf, owner and operator of Black Diamond. "The Quarry is a firm, but fair test of golf and will prepare golfers well for what they'll face at The Olympic Club." [... more » ]
The Ultimate Las Vegas Experience gives you a closed circuit VIP viewing of the Mayweather vs. Cotto fight at Mandalay Bay. Includes two nights hotel accommodations and a round of golf at Bali Hai Golf Club right on the Vegas Strip. Tickets are extremely limited (only 100 packages available). [... more » ]
"The Squaxin Island Tribe has aimed to make Salish Cliffs an outstanding resort amenity, so it's extremely gratifying to see Salish Cliffs to continue accumulating these wonderful honors from such respected media," said Head Professional David Kass, PGA. [... more » ]
"I have worked with some of the greatest players in golf, and I am proud of the success they have had while working with me. However, I created this DVD for the thousands of golfers that I will never have a chance to try and help," said Harmon. "This is my legacy to the high school golfer trying to make the team, the golfer trying to win his Saturday nassau, or the lady golfer taking up the game." [... more » ]
"FarmLinks' overall mission is about improving techniques through individualized instruction, and our programs are built around those same principles. We're thrilled to offer players from our region - and beyond - the opportunity to become better golfers," said master instructor Layne Savoie. [... more » ]
"We're making it easier than ever for customers to schedule an Advanced Fitting session through our online appointment tool," said Marty Hanaka, Golfsmith Chairman and CEO. "We're focused on providing an unrivaled fitting experience so golfers can understand their shot performance and get the best clubs for their game." [... more » ]
"Fourteen Golf is recognized as a tour brand. It is widely accepted on the PGA, LPGA, and Nationwide Tours but there is a golfing population that is not familiar with our brand and products. These demo days and events allow potential customers to see and feel the outstanding performance characteristics of Fourteen Golf equipment," said Fourteen Golf COO Marcy Kamoda. [... more » ]
"My idea of golf fashion is rooted in watching legends like Byron Nelson and Ben Hogan - gentlemen who always looked well put together, but never contrived. To that end, my goal is to create elegant, stylish but versatile garments that are related, but can be worn with anything," said company founder Rick Martin. [... more » ]
"I am excited about these changes to both the marketing and sales divisions," said Calvin Johnston, president and CEO of Leupold & Stevens, Inc. "They give us the ability to use our greatest asset -- our people -- to work more closely with our industry partners and customers as we move the business forward." [... more » ]
"Serenity possesses a strong customer service and management background," said Jim Bailey, Managing Partner of ICS. "This experience, combined with her business and finance education, superior leadership skills, and dedication to fostering a collaborative work environment, make her a fantastic addition to the ICS team." [... more » ]