Golf News for Monday, August 6, 2012
"We are very pleased to have Brian join the KemperSports and KemperLesnik financial teams," said Steve Skinner, chief executive officer for KemperSports and KemperLesnik. "Brian's leadership and range of experience in the CFO position will be very valuable as we continue to grow both companies and expand KemperSports' portfolio of properties." [... more » ]
Golf Summerlin is celebrating Labor Day with golf devotees by offering their choice of enticing deals on individual rounds and long weekend unlimited golfing specials at its three Summerlin courses. Players may choose to tee off at Highland Falls, Palm Valley or Eagle Crest golf courses for $45 per round or just $85 per person for unlimited golf throughout Labor Day weekend. [... more » ]
"Canadian Rockies Golf courses have continuously been recognized for being the best, most accessible public courses in Alberta, and Canada," said Gord Schultz, group coordinator and the official golf packager of the consortium. "Golf raters understand that the combination of classic and modern designs with extraordinary views sets each of these courses apart." [... more » ]
Golf Channel will present nearly 50 hours of news coverage from the PGA Championship at The Ocean Course at Kiawah Island, S.C., featuring live news reports, inside analysis, player interviews, special guest appearances and compelling features surrounding the final men’s major championship of 2012. [... more » ]
“BirdieFinish Golf is sure to be one of the finest facilities of its kind,” said Jay Russo, chief strategy officer and chief marketing officer of XGOLF. “We are pleased that XGOLF will be featured at this attractive, full-service game-improvement destination.” [... more » ]
"Being associated with the Snead name is a responsibility I take very seriously," said Casey Bierer, Founder and CEO of Slammin' Sam Beer Company and a former producer-reporter with Golf Channel. "Our first priority was to create an amazing beer that honors his legacy and now we've partnered with Buffalo Communications to evangelize Slammin' Sam." [... more » ]
"The company really did revolutionise golf weatherwear, especially with the award-winning Ultralite range in the early 1990s, leading the market with significantly lighter, softer and easier-to-swing-in waterproofs than were commonly available at the time," said ProQuip General Manager Russell Brooks. [... more » ]
"IJP Design's final putter cover brings us to the end of a hugely successful series. The putter cover collection has given us the opportunity to offer customers a new and unique edition to their golf bags, encompassing both IJP Design's customary functionality and style." said Mark Truby, Managing Director of IJP Design. [... more » ]
"Any time you're working with a course that's received so much TV time over the past two decades, it's essential to capture the most minute details," said Brandon Theophilus, CEO of Dancin' Dogg Golf. "From the incredible vistas to the unpredictable winds, our in-house design team did an exceptional job ensuring OptiShot users can escape to coastal South Carolina without leaving home." [... more » ]
Play golf to your heart's content on Rancho Las Palmas Resort & Spa's 27-hole, Ted Robinson-designed classic course! Includes one night accommodations, unlimited golf for two players on any one day, and $28 daily resort charge. [... more » ]
"We're very pleased and gratified that the editors of GolfWRX, a site which has shown so much dedication to putting out detailed, correct golf equipment information, have seen fit to recognize one of our most popular models," said Adam Barr, president of Miura Golf. [... more » ]
"I'm really excited about my new relationship with Sunice® and look forward to not only wearing, but sharing their performance enhancing clothing with the people I meet on tour," said Carlson, who currently possesses a swing speed of nearly 150 mph. "It's great to have built a relationship with such a great company." [... more » ]