Golf News for Friday, January 3, 2014 | Marketing

We Are Golf announces re-launch of newly redesigned website

ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. -- WE ARE GOLF - a coalition of the game's leading associations and industry partners -- launched a redesigned website with increased functionality, social media interactivity and streamlined navigation.

A leading portal for industry updates, WE ARE GOLF collaborated closely with the Club Managers Association of America, Golf Course Superintendents Association of America (GCSAA), National Golf Course Owners Association, The PGA of America and World Golf Foundation on content creation, multimedia needs and design optimization.

New features include:
• Improved navigation through a new left side vertical bar
• Increased social media interaction with real-time updates spurring direct connectivity to multiple channels
• Enhanced user-functionality and content, including "News" section with latest industry updates
• Live social feeds for Facebook, Twitter and Instagram

"As industry stakeholders, the new WE ARE GOLF website is an engaging tool to inform Congressional leaders, political staffers and the general public about the positive impact our sport has on society," says Rhett Evans, WE ARE GOLF Chairman and CEO of the GCSAA. "Golf supports nearly two million jobs across the nation with a nearly $69 billion economic impact and this website helps tell the story of how the game is making a difference at the local, regional and national levels."

To visit the new site, go to

WE ARE GOLF, created in 2010, is an industry coalition that communicates the economic, charitable and environmental impact of golf, as well the health and wellness benefits of the game and the affordability and accessibility of golf, to Members of Congress, the Executive Branch and regulatory agencies. The goal of We Are Golf is to ensure that laws and regulations that impact the golf industry are fair and appropriate to an industry that generates nearly $70 billion in economic impact annually, employs close to two million Americans and generates nearly $4 billion in charitable giving each year.

For more information, please visit

Glenn Gray
Buffalo Communications