Golf News for Monday, April 14, 2014 | People

Galvin Green appoints Richard Davison as new sales representative

VÄXJÖ, Sweden -- Galvin Green - the world's leading maker of functional golf clothing for serious players and the No. 1 global golf partner of GORE-TEX® - announces the hiring of Richard Davison as sales representative for Northern California.

A golf industry veteran based in Sonoma, CA, Davison also represents other premium brands, including Jones Golf Bags, Lambda Golf and Seamus Golf. For the past decade he has written a twice-monthly golf column for the Sonoma Index Tribune and contributed to other media outlets.

"Richard has established exceptional relationships with the top clubs and resorts throughout Northern California," says Martin Nilsson, President of Galvin Green USA. "His devotion to providing customers with the best possible levels of service aligns precisely with our approach to doing business."

A native of Northern Ireland, Davison came to the U.S. at age 13 and quickly established himself as one of the country's best amateur players. As a member of the University of California - Davis golf team, he won five tournaments, earned NCAA All American honors and was named to the school's Golf Hall of Fame. After graduating, he competed professionally for three years before becoming an Assistant Professional at Sonoma Golf Club.

Based in Sweden, Galvin Green is a pure golf brand that developed the sport's first apparel layering system - the Multi-Layer Concept - more than a decade ago. This distinctive approach uses leading-edge fabric technologies to ensure the dry comfort, thermal regulation and outer protection that helps players optimize performance. Details on this and other elements of the company's "We Never Compromise" approach can be found at the new

Available for purchase at better golf-specialty retail shops in more than 20 countries, the Galvin Green collection features premium, high-performance outerwear, tops, bottoms and accessories for men, women and juniors.

About Galvin Green
Galvin Green is a family-owned business founded in 1990. A pure golf brand, its products - including premium outerwear, tops, bottoms and accessories - are available for purchase at better green grass shops and

Crafted by golfers for golfers, every garment and layer has been developed to be compatible - providing exceptional comfort, freedom of movement and protection from the elements. Each detail exists because the game demands it.

The line is worn in competition by scores of leading Tour players, including David Lynn (European Tour) and Caroline Masson (LPGA Tour).

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David Griffith
Buffalo Communications