Golf News for Friday, May 25, 2012
Enjoy Cragun's Resort and Hotel on Gull Lake in Brainerd, Minnesota with the resort's popular Legacy 5-Star vacation deal. This golf package includes one night lodging, one round with cart on The Dutch or Bobby's Legacy Course, one breakfast and one dinner. Summer golf packages start at just $139 per person per night for one night. [... more » ]
"I would like to congratulate the winner of the SYBASE Match Play Championship for her first career LPGA Tour tile," said Patrick Le Vine, founder of The Players Towel. "Just as the Players Towel has dominated the professional tours this year, so did this winner." [... more » ]
"Since we brought in the aboutGolf simulators we have been able to grow our year round revenue and help continue to grow our bottom line", said Jay McGrail, Director of Operations. "Not only has our revenue been increased by the simulators, but our food and beverage revenue has grown." [... more » ]
"Trails End Golf Center is an excellent teaching and learning facility," said Jay Russo, chief marketing officer and chief strategy officer of XGOLF. "XGOLF will enhance the offerings to Trails End visitors in the realms of instruction, club fitting and simulated golf of the finest quality." [... more » ]
"Ledgemont understands that in today's economy clubs need to be creative in presenting competitive membership options that are tailored to different age groups, as well as interests," said Ledgemont Country Club general manager Jack Tosone. [... more » ]
"We believe that SkyCourse's innovative Map-it-Yourself function will become an invaluable tool in the golf course industry," said Dale Currie, Chief Operating Officer, SkyGolf. "Superintendents can now easily update their maps themselves using a mobile GPS mapping device." [... more » ]
"We are very excited to be opening two new stores in the DC area, with more on the horizon. These new locations raise the standard for golf retail in the DC area and will make most customers' jaws drop when they walk in the first time," said Golfsmith CEO Marty Hanaka. "We are a golfer's paradise." [... more » ]
"This collection of courses has developed 'bucket-list,' high-quality golf experiences in Canada," said Rich Katz, Managing Director of Buffalo. "Growth of rounds, room nights and incremental spend are commensurate with the increase in awareness." [... more » ]
"The new site is very user friendly," said Lizzie Leasure, Dynamic Brands Marketing Manager. "We reached out to customers to get feedback on what they liked on our site and what improvements they would like to see. The main focus of the design was to showcase the product features and the videos." [... more » ]
"This meeting provides a platform for golf leaders to convene and discuss items which are critical to the future of the game and business of golf," said CAG President Tom Addis III. "Golf in California is more than a sport; it is a viable industry which contributes to the betterment of our state." [... more » ]