Golf News for Thursday, January 30, 2014 | Marketing

International Club Suppliers 2013 fantasy football contest winners

LUTZ, Fla. -- International Club Suppliers (ICS) - the sales and marketing arm for entegra Procurement Services (entegra) in the golf club and resort channel - announces the top three finishers in its 2013 fantasy football contest.

First-prize winner Frank Coughlin, general manager at Grande Dunes Resort in Myrtle Beach, S.C., received two round-trip tickets on Southwest Airlines to travel anywhere in the United States. He also won three nights' hotel accommodations.

Runner-up Bill Gibson from Thunder Canyon Country Club in Washoe Valley, Nev. pocketed two round-trip Southwest tickets and two nights' hotel accommodations, while third-place finisher John Calder from Winchester Country Club in Winchester, Va. won two round-trip Southwest tickets.

"We thank all who participated in our inaugural 2013 fantasy football league, with a special congratulations to Frank, Bill and John for their expert roster management," says Jim Bailey, managing partner of ICS. "We know many of you are already hard at work scouting the upcoming NFL Draft and off-season free-agent moves to improve your chances at some great prizes in 2014."

More than 2,100 golf facilities nationwide, as well as numerous hotels, casinos, ski resorts and camps, are increasingly turning to ICS as a "one-stop shop" for all their product needs.

Dairy, produce, dry goods, meat, cleaning supplies, paper products, flatware, glassware and office supplies are popular ICS offerings. Non-food products like uniforms, linens, HVAC and plumbing supplies, tables and chairs area also available from trusted suppliers like Alsco, Edward Don, Cintas and Grainger.

The company earns top marks for its ability to net up to 12-percent upfront savings on 3,000-plus brand-name products, including Heinz, Ocean Spray, Sara Lee, Maxwell House and Smucker's.

For more information about ICS: / 813.994.4680.

About entegra Procurement Services
Entegra Procurement Services, LLC ( is part of a global purchasing network that provides procurement services to more than 17,000 customers in North America. Its team of more than 100 procurement specialists purchases over $4 billion annually in food and supplies in the U.S. alone.

About International Club Suppliers (ICS)
Founded in 2002, ICS (, 813.994.4680) realizes exceptional savings on food and related supplies for more than 2,100 golf facilities across the United States. Offering an inventory of 3,000 premium-branded products, ICS works with many of the leading golf course management companies and clubs, including Billy Casper Golf, Kemper Sports, American Golf, EAGLE Golf, Pumpkin Ridge Golf Club (OR) and Ka'anapali Golf Resort (HI).

Stephen Reynolds
Buffalo Communications