Golf News for Thursday, February 21, 2013 | Business

Ship Sticks partners with Sequoia Golf to further expand service

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. -- Ship Sticks, a fast-growing golf bag shipping company, announced a partnership with Sequoia Golf, a leading golf management company, to provide golf bag shipping services to all of its owned and operated properties.

"We have been very happy with the relationship with Sequoia Golf and the opportunity to reach larger markets," says Nicholas Coleman, CEO, Ship Sticks. "There is inherent value in providing a solution and a service when and where it is needed; this inherent value becomes an economic savings with Ship Sticks."

Ship Sticks is developing customized technology for Sequoia Golf that will be available through its Play Away Clubs program and provides a proprietary micro-site for all Sequoia's members to access. The micro-site offers an affordable, white glove delivery service, risk free, while implementing customer service responsibility for shipping golfers' clubs to and from the facility on-time and within budget.

Sequoia Golf owns and operates 27 golf clubs, leases or manages 25 courses and runs a successful Course Design and Renovation business. Sequoia Golf's properties are located throughout the U.S., and the company expects continued growth of both its owned and managed properties in the coming years.

"I have used Ship Sticks for several months and it has been a great help in simplifying my travel when playing away from home," said Joe Guerra, president and CEO of Sequoia Golf. "We look forward to our members taking advantage of this great benefit."

For more information about Sequoia Golf please visit http://www.canongategolf.com. For more information about Ship Sticks please visit www.shipsticks.com

About Sequoia Golf
Sequoia Golf Group, is one of the leading golf management organizations in the industry, owns and manages a portfolio of high quality private, daily fee and resort golf course facilities located across the United States. Its portfolio includes The Woodlands Country Club in Houston, Texas; and Sequioa Golf Clubs, made up of 23 private clubs in the metro Atlanta area five in Houston and two in Denver. Sequoia is the industry's seventh largest golf course operator with more than 50 properties currently under management. For more information on Sequoia Golf, visit www.sequoiagolf.com.

About Ship Sticks
Ship Sticks is a white glove, golf bag shipping company that provides door-to-door services for shipping golf clubs. Avoid long lines and extra baggage fees at Airports by sending luggage ahead of time. Ship Sticks makes traveling more enjoyable and easier by allowing you to ship golf clubs to your final destination with its easy-to-use website. Ship Sticks is a safe, secure, reliable and cost-efficient solution for seamless pickup and delivery of golf clubs. The company's up-to-date database of more than 15,000 golf facilities nationwide makes creating shipments on behalf of members and guests easy. For more information, please visit www.shipsticks.com.

Media Contacts:
Paul Crepso
561.429.3900
paul@shipsticks.com

Megan Godfrey, KemperLesnik
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