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"We are thrilled to be recognised as the best sports app by such an esteemed group of people in the sports industry. It has been a long journey in creating the ultimate golf app, we wanted to ensure we were providing every golfer with all of the essential features that they require. User response has been incredible and downloads are growing exponentially," said Jason Stoop, Managing Director of VPAR. read more

"The changes to the process and Induction Ceremony will serve the long-term interest of the institution well," said Jack Peter, Chief Operating Officer of the World Golf Hall of Fame. "The changes take the unique nature of the game and its candidates into account and, most important, will continue to allow the Hall of Fame to recognize worthy individuals." read more

"The best golf courses are created when the architect and the construction team walk the grounds together," said Jones, who presented with the prestigious Don A. Rossi Award. "I have been fortunate to have worked with some very fine members of (the GCBAA) during my career. In many ways, the construction teams are the unsung heroes of golf course architecture." read more

"The course developers selected Zeon Zoysiagrass for its playing surfaces to create not only a beautiful, highly playable golf course but also to keep in mind the high incidence of drought in the area. Zeon Zoysia met their requirements," said David Doguet, Zeon Zoysia turfgrass breeder and owner of Bladerunner Farms of Poteet, Texas. read more

"Having Jay on the team is like having an All-Star on the roster for a sports franchise," said company founder Jeff Herold. "He just makes everyone else better." Since joining Club Glove in 2011, Clancy has helped build the brand's presence in both green grass and off-course retailers throughout his Southern California territory. read more

"I could not be more proud of our committee and our volunteers," said Tournament Chairman John Fairbanks. "Being selected for this award is such an honor and it really motivates us to do even more next year." The inaugural event, which was held at Otter Creek Golf Course in Columbus, Indiana. read more

"We love providing the young golfers with a look at what it may be like down the line, if they keep playing at the collegiate or professional level," said Ray Mundy, General Manager of the tournament host Jones Creek Golf Club in Evans, Georgia. read more

"Joe is totally unique," said Stephen Hamblin, AJGA executive director. "He was here before there was a Digger Smith, before I was here. He can tell you the history, the places, the people. This award is way overdue. To give your time for as long as Joe has speaks volumes of him and for the AJGA in how special it is for him to want to be involved for so long." read more

"We believe that having fun and working hard go hand in hand. This is a true honor to be recognized as one of the top 15 employers statewide in the small company category. North Caroline is home to some of the best employers in the world and that makes this award that much more satisfying," said Ray McDonald, ClubSoft CEO. read more

"I'm honored to be recognized by an organization so dedicated to teaching the fundamentals of golf, while making the sport fun," said Werley. "Golf is about discipline, responsibility and etiquette, important life tools, especially for kids." read more

"Because of their expertise, these fitters are helping golfers across the country realize the benefits of playing custom-fit and custom-built PING equipment," said John A. Solheim, PING Chairman & CEO. "On top of that, they offer exceptional customer service that builds trust and loyalty in their golf operation and the PING brand." read more

Royal Links Golf Club General Manager Charles Bombard: "We're excited to be a unique part of the Las Vegas golf landscape. This award re-enforces what we have been working hard to do; offer unsurpassed customer service, great conditions and a memorable golf experience our guests will rave about." read more

Royal Links Golf Club General Manager Charles Bombard: "We're excited to be a unique part of the Las Vegas golf landscape. This award re-enforces what we have been working hard to do; offer unsurpassed customer service, great conditions and a memorable golf experience our guests will rave about." read more

"It is such an honor," said John Hallowell, president of the Colonial Williamsburg Hospitality Company. "To receive the Premier Resort Gold Medal recognizes Colonial Williamsburg, its historic Golden Horseshoe Golf Courses, Williamsburg Inn and The Spa of Colonial Williamsburg as the unique representation of America's historic past and 21st-century modern present that it is today." read more

"As an organization, we are extremely proud of Jan Bel Jan and her ongoing contributions to the game and business of golf," said WIGI Past President Kathleen Bissell, VP at Commercial Benchmark. "Not only is she a highly respected golf course designer, she is the consummate role model for so many individuals throughout the golf industry, and thus, so worthy of this coveted award." read more

 
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