Golf News for Monday, August 13, 2012
Golf Channel President Mike McCarley was recognized as Network Executive of the Year, receiving the “Award of Distinction.” Other awards went to NBC Sports Group Chief Marketing Officer John Miller as Marketer of the Year, and Golf Channel’s hit series, Feherty, as Talk Show of the Year. [... more » ]
"This accolade is a testament to our staff's dedication to pristine conditions and meticulous service," said Rick Hileman, PGA Director of Golf Operations at Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort. "GOLF Magazine is one of the foremost authorities in the game and we are honored to be recognized." [... more » ]
"Our staff works tirelessly to provide elite service and TOUR-quality conditions," said Mike McCabe, general manager. "We are proud to have a magazine of GOLF's caliber recognize Old American as the best public course in the region and one of the best in a golf-rich state." [... more » ]
"Flat Creek has always been our most popular location for weddings and private events with its course views and indoor/outdoor options," said Joe Guerra, president and CEO of Canongate Golf. "Now with its recent renovations, we're confident that it will be even more sought after." [... more » ]
Enjoy a two-night stay with oceanview accommodations and three rounds of golf on Ocean City Golf Club's Newport Bay Course, and Ocean Pines Golf & Country Club and Eagles Landing G.C. Plus two breakfasts, three lunches, and two dinners. [... more » ]
"We're pleased to welcome these two Marriott Vacation Club properties as the first Green Resorts," said Fredrik Realbuto, Director of the Audubon International Green Lodging Program. "Building on our long standing cooperative agreement, we are excited to continue working together to better protect and sustain our land, water, wildlife, and other natural resources." [... more » ]
"We went to ACCRA with this idea because we know the company and its people, and their reputation for enthusiastic engineering," said Adam Barr, president of Miura. "We knew they would welcome the challenge, and our hybrids would perform better for golfers because of that." [... more » ]
"Rotation and power are such a huge part of golf," said VertiMax V.P. of Business and Development Al Marez, "The VertiMax is designed to increase speed and explosiveness, two of the integral parts of a golf swing. Once golfers try our product, they are hooked." [... more » ]
"Whether you're having trouble with your grip, or losing distance on your driver our app can provide you with tips to improve," said Annika Sorenstam, an eight-time LPGA Player of the Year. "No matter your skill level, our app will help you to get the most out of your game." [... more » ]
"This is such a fantastic event, every father and son should come and play. To be able to win with my pops is just fantastic, I played the round of my life today," said Paul O'Dea, founding director of Focused Philanthrophy. [... more » ]