Golf News for Wednesday, June 12, 2013
Walters Golf is pleased to announce the winner of their May 2013 VIP Las Vegas Golf Vacation, Mike Hefflefinger. Visitors to any of the Walters Golf properties were invited to use their new, state-of-the-art kiosks to enter and win an extensive, all-inclusive vacation package to Las Vegas. This prize pack includes four nights at the MGM Grand for two and a complete set of Callaway X Hot clubs. [... more » ]
"If a club or restaurant wanted to create their own app of this standard it would cost hundreds of thousand dollars, plus at least a year of development. Our solution immediately gives clubs the edge to not only compete with other golf clubs but other industries," said David Darnell, VP/ Customer Relations. [... more » ]
"If you feel like you've been seeing Volvik all over the LPGA Tour coverage, you are not mistaken," said Volvik USA National Director of Sales and Marketing Jon Claffey. "We have been very fortunate to have our staff players performing extremely well this year with our highly visible golf balls." [... more » ]
"We are thrilled for this young PGA Professional. Not only did he capture his first PGA Tour victory but he earned a spot to play in the Masters. We extend our appreciation for playing our RM-12 Wedge weekly and congratulate him on this monumental win," said Fourteen Golf COO Marcy Kamoda. [... more » ]
"Esteban is playing the best golf of his career right now," said Jim Barfield, V.P. of Tour Operations for RIFE Golf. "He picked up one of our Island Series Aruba putters at the end of last season and couldn't put it down. He said he loves the way the ball comes off the face and the way he's putting right now speaks volumes." [... more » ]
"We're excited that we've been able to have these four guys maintain their positions as the longest drivers on tour with our products," said John Hovis, Pro Tour Rep & Fit On Studio Manager. "Though they've been at the top before, it's the fact that they continue to be the longest week-in and week-out that makes it so unique." [... more » ]
This stay-and-play golf package includes one night stay at the Best Western Plus Perth Parkside Inn and Spa, one 18-hole round at Mapleview Golf & Country Club, deluxe hot continental breakfast, use of the indoor pool, hot tub, steam and fitness rooms. [... more » ]
"Working with Uber on a social, technology-driven and fun program -- that also provides utility to golf fans -- is an example of how Callaway continues to focus particularly on the out of home experience with golfers in our ongoing commitment to be the most engaged experiential brand in golf," said Harry Arnett, SVP, Marketing, Callaway Golf. [... more » ]
"The Google Trusted Stores designation reinforces our commitment to maintaining superior customer service, while validating the time and effort spent on enhancing our e-commerce website over the past few years," said John Watson, CEO, Edwin Watts Golf Shops. [... more » ]
"David's many years of experience with aspiring competitive golfers makes him ideal to spearhead the continued growth of our Elite Training Program," said John Goodman, Director of Sales and Marketing at the ANNIKA Academy. "Moreover, his impressive sales results throughout his professional career will benefit our burgeoning corporate and group offerings." [... more » ]