Golf News for Wednesday, February 13, 2013
"I have tremendous confidence in Scott's leadership abilities," said Todd Harman, President of Cleveland Golf/Srixon - U.S.A. "His experience, knowledge and attention to detail make him the right individual for this critical role in our organization." [... more » ]
"City of Hope is extremely pleased to have a legend like Amy Alcott on board, and we know this partnership will be a deeply rewarding experience for us both," said Steven Martin, Vice President, Marketing, for City of Hope. "Amy's skill, her passion for the sport and her commitment to the great work we do will help us share the City of Hope message with new audiences." [... more » ]
"Sneds has been a member of the Bridgestone tour team since our brand's U.S. introduction in 2005, and it has been just incredible to follow his ascension to the ranks of the game's elite over the past couple seasons," said Dan Murphy, Vice President of Marketing - Bridgestone Golf, Inc. [... more » ]
"We are very pleased to have such an unprecedented start to the 2013 season. More and more Tour players are discovering the unique playing benefits of composite iron shafts so we're looking forward to a very exciting season this year," said Aerotech Golf President Chris Hilleary. [... more » ]
Golf Summerlin is pleased to offer deeply discounted rates to active military personnel and to aspiring young golfers daily at their Highland Falls, Palm Valley and Eagle Crest courses. To say thank you to those who defend our country, current members of the military receive 50 percent off with a paid customer. On Memorial Day and Veterans Day, active military personnel can tee off for free with a paid customer. [... more » ]
"WestJet's non-stop flights to Myrtle Beach provides us with a terrific opportunity to attract thousands of golfers from not only Toronto but across Canada," said Bill Golden, president of Golf Holiday. "This alliance is vital to showcasing the Grand Strand as the ultimate golf destination in North America." [... more » ]
"For years we have seen our top players record incredible club-head and ball speed marks. Watching two elite players go toe to toe for this record at the PGA Show was awesome. When you think the average PGA Tour player is in the 168 mph range we are talking about 50 mph more of ball speed," said LDA Owner Art Sellinger. [... more » ]
"We are tremendously excited for this year's series of covers," said Mark Truby, Managing Director of IJP Design. "The azaleas at Augusta are iconic and these covers encapsulate the striking colors of not only the flowers, but also the characteristic bold colors and style that have become synonymous with Ian." [... more » ]
"Mountain Air is an unpretentious club where members check their ego at the gate," said Mountain Air Country Club General Manager Andy Singleton. "Our membership represents a Who's Who of the business world, but when they come to Mountain Air they want to relax and have fun. No one wears a tie. It is a relaxed community, very comfortable, where they can be themselves." [... more » ]