Golf News for Wednesday, July 10, 2013 | Sponsorship

Ship Sticks signs new three part agreement with Back9Network

HARTFORD, Conn. -- Back9Network, the new lifestyle television network and multiplatform media company, announced it has come to an advertising and sponsorship agreement with Ship Sticks LLC, the white glove golf bag shipping company providing door-to-door services for traveling golfers. Under the three part agreement travel golf lifestyle content appearing on will be introduced with Ship Sticks sponsored pre-roll; the travel section of the Back9Network website will include Ship Sticks banners; and, a Ship Sticks widget enabling viewers to directly click through to Ship Stick's website will be included in all relevant travel content. The agreement is expected to run through the end of August.

"Back9Network represents a valuable platform for us to reach golfers who are interested and engaged in enhancing their travel golf lifestyle," said Nick Coleman, Founder and CEO of Ship Sticks. "Ship Sticks is the most convenient and reliable way to move one's clubs from the bag room to destination before one arrives. The company takes the burden out of traveling with clubs."

James L. ("Jamie") Bosworth, Back9Network's Founder and Chief Executive Officer added "we recognize Ship Sticks as a brand devoted to simplifying golf travel and reducing the hassle related to lugging your clubs through airports. We're delighted to be working with them and feel that our viewers will be eager to learn more and benefit from the company and its services."

About Ship Sticks LLC
Founded in 2011, Ship Sticks LLC provides customers with safe, secure, reliable and cost-efficient solutions for seamless pickup and delivery of golf clubs. Based in West Palm Beach, Florida, Ship Sticks' mission is to provide value-added services to the golf industry, creating a win/win environment for all who participate. It is their intention to make golf travel easier and more affordable, thus increasing the number of participants and rounds played annually.

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

About Back9Network:
Back9Network, based in Hartford, CT, is a lifestyle television network and multiplatform media company. Back9Network was developed as a complementary alternative to traditional golf media's primary focus on coverage of professional golf tournaments. With features and fashions, interviews and instruction, travel, gear and so much more, golf fans of all kinds will want to hang with the Back9Network., the online clubhouse for Back9Network, delivers a fresh perspective on the golf lifestyle and its worldwide influence. Back9Network's leadership includes respected executives from the golf and media industries. Clint Eastwood serves as chairman of the Back9Network Creative Committee. For further information, visit

Jaclyn Ferro, Back9Network 860-856-5212,