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"It's reassuring to know that the Ottinger family, a name synonymous with premium golf in the region, has purchased Atlantic City Country Club. They have been an important partner to the Greater Atlantic City Golf Association with Ballamor and Scotland Run," said Tom Sullivan, President of the Greater Atlantic City Golf Association. read more

"We are thrilled to continue our valued alliance with John Wieland Homes and Neighborhoods with our involvement at Dunes West Golf and River Club," said Ryan Walls, Troon's senior vice president, operations, sales & marketing. "Dunes West has an incredible reputation, offering members and guests a unique experience and we look forward to making positive contributions to the club." read more

"We are thrilled to announce that we have moved our entire assembly and custom club operations to Fort Worth Texas," said Terry Koehler, President of SCOR Golf. "This move is in direct response to the rapidly increasing demand we are experiencing for our revolutionary SCOR4161 line of scoring clubs." read more

"This agreement will improve operations and the customer experience at Antelope Hills, and place it on a stronger financial base for years to come," said Marlin Kuykendall, Mayor of the City of Prescott. "Billy Casper Golf has the experience, resources and expertise to ensure that Antelope Hills will continue to be a premier golf destination in Arizona." read more

"The addition of the North American manufactured Riksha brand allows us to better service our customers with the Riksha carts and accessories here in the United States and around the world," said Leighton Klevana, CEO, Dynamic Brands. "It is an exciting time for us to be expanding our already diverse and well established portfolio of golf brands." read more

"Surpassing the 3,000-property milestone is a testament to the hard work of our remarkably dedicated team," said Jim Bailey, managing partner of ICS. "Our company enjoys an industry-leading position in golf, but the recent extension into adjacent segments like hotels, casinos and camps has paid major dividends and promises to fuel even more rapid growth in the coming years." read more

"This club has a very special culture and brand, one known for a stable of excellent players, notable golf tournaments, and the high caliber of its members," said Mosaic's chairman, Whitney Crouse. "We are fully committed to honoring and improving upon this legacy." read more

"Despite a flat retail landscape in the golf industry, we have growth plans that prove experiential retail is alive and well," said PGA TOUR Superstore President and CEO Dick Sullivan. "We currently have plans to grow PGA TOUR Superstore's presence by up to 25 percent per year over the next five years in locations across the U.S." read more

"Compared to management companies that might reserve their best resources for the private clubs that they lease or own, Troon's third-party management model eliminates these concerns. We believe this sets Troon apart in the industry and offers a better solution for private clubs that are considering a professional management company," said Dana Garmany, chairman and CEO, Troon. read more

"Worldwide Golf and its host of branded golf stores will be holding tent sales across the country with huge discounts on golf equipment, apparel and more. The objective is to encourage golfers to come out and demo the latest in golf products and get them ready for the upcoming golf season," said Benn McCallister, Vice President of Marketing at Worldwide Golf. read more

"GolfNow has evolved into one of the most effective inventory distribution channels in the golf industry," said Shawn Evans, president and CEO of GolfNorth. "As GolfNorth continues to transform the Canadian golf marketplace, we believe that the technology platform, distribution channels and digital media support provided by GolfNow will strengthen our business and enhance our customer experience." read more

"Arguably, there has been no greater Atlanta sports figure than Bobby Jones, who continues to be revered throughout the city, entire state of Georgia and all around the world," said Andy Bell, president and CEO of Jones Global Sports. "In so many ways, this is where we belong." read more

"We are proud to partner with Jeff Ritter and Golf Digest. Mental training is invaluable for avid golfers of all abilities," said Tim Suzor, PGA Professional and Founder of THINQ Sports, LLC. "Jeff Ritter communicates it best, not only to his students, but also to golfers globally on Golf Digest TV." read more

"Tathata is poised to launch a complete line of unique and innovative golf training programs and products and we realized the need to align ourselves with a company that can help us successfully promote our brand, products and staying true to the Tathata way," said Bryan Hepler, Master Instructor and Founder of Tathata Golf Training. read more

"Getting a new fundraising tournament off the ground, especially in today's economy can be a daunting task," said GolfTalk Live radio show host Tony Leodora. "The task of TL Golf Services is to make this a fun event - something different from the myriad of golf outings that fill the schedule - and we have a number of plans in the works to do just that." read more

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