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"I don't know that I ever thought I'd spend this long at any one place when I started my career," said David Stone, a 42-year member of the Golf Course Superintendents Association of America and a member of the Tennessee Golf Hall of Fame. "This has been a special place in my life." read more

"With a life-long familiarity of the Midwest region and a wealth of knowledge in sales and hospitality, Tracy will be an invaluable member of our team," said Greg Saunders, Vice President, Managing Direct. "She brings resourcefulness and an innovative approach that's primed to exceed goals and objectives." read more

"We welcome Larry Bobka to our executive team," said Olivier Colas, founder and CEO of Argolf. "With our success on the PGA Tour Champions, in retail outlets and in online sales, we decided to expand our team, and Larry's background and dedication will be an excellent fit for Argolf USA." read more

Shelly Pereira of Gloucester, Va. has been elected to the board of directors for the Executive Women's Golf Association (EWGA). Celebrating its 25th anniversary in 2016, EWGA is the largest women-focused national amateur golf association in the United States with chapters located in more than 100 cities as well as international chapters in Bermuda, Canada and Italy. read more

Mark Alexander is based in the Kingdom of Fife but travels the world photographing golf courses. His fine-art prints and greetings cards are now being sold around the world and he is concluding the year by pairing up with North East Fife MP Stephen Gethins, co-chairman of the Parliamentary Golf Group, to create a unique exhibition of golf art. read more

"We are confident that the inclusion of Kelly Sheehan to the team of golf professionals will continue to showcase the resort's commitment to service and surpassing guest expectations," said Leandro Cruz, Vice President of Sales at Casa de Campo. read more

"I am excited to have Rich as a member of the Raritan Valley team. With such well-respected clubs as Pine Valley and Merion on his resume, I couldn't think of a more qualified individual to spearhead the restoration of our greatest asset," said RVCC Chief Operating Officer Ryan Dionne. read more

"We are excited to welcome Don Crowe back to our company at Bandon Dunes Golf Resort," said KemperSports President Josh Lesnik. "His passion for delivering the most genuine, helpful and friendly service in the industry will bring great energy to the resort." read more

"Vince is widely respected as one of the top general managers within KemperSports," said KemperSports CEO Steve Skinner. "He will be a great addition to Deerpath and help lead the team as it looks to continue improvements in the golf experience and performance of the facility." read more

Russ Holden, Caddy For A Cure founder and CEO: "We were thrilled to learn Mast won this position in Congress for our state of Florida. We have known him since 2013 when he first participated in our Caddy For A Cure program." read more

Paul Levy, of Indian Wells, Calif., was elected the 40th President of the PGA of America Friday at the Association’s 100th Annual Meeting. Levy is President of Club Operations and Development for Sunrise Company, and also is the CEO and General Manager at Toscana C.C. read more

"Yamaha is very fortunate to have someone with Matt's enthusiasm and background to lead the expansion of the YamaTrack system within the golf industry," said Tom McDonald, company president. read more

"All of us at the Arizona Biltmore Golf Club are proud to honor Mr. Johnston for his outstanding career and incredible work here on our Links Course," said Jerry Colangelo, Principal, JDM Partners LLC, owners of the Arizona Biltmore G.C. read more

"On behalf of the EWGA Board, I'd like to thank Pam for her years of dedicated service to the association," said EWGA Board President Hilary Tuohy. "During her tenure, Pam has propelled the organization to the stature it holds today." read more

To all friends of Gary Player, we ask you to participate in our social media campaign, #81situps4Gary. From his family and friends, to other professional athletes, to his favorite media outlets; we hope you will consider taking a few minutes out of your day to complete 81 sit-ups or as many as you can do at one time. read more