18Birdies Introduces In-App Tee Time Booking with TeeOff® by PGA TOUR
18Birdies – creator of the fastest growing consumer golf app – expands its mobile golf marketplace to include in-app tee time booking by featuring tee times from EZLinks Golf platform, TeeOff.com by PGA TOUR, the official tee time reservation site of the PGA TOUR.
Beginning in Spring 2019, 18Birdies’ 1.5 million users will be able to book TeeOff.com tee times at more than 3,000 golf courses from the convenience of the 18Birdies app. By collaborating with TeeOff, 18Birdies provides golfers with access to book tee times quickly and easily using the 18Birdies mobile technology.
Marketing and selling tee times is the cornerstone in 18Birdies’ strategy to create the first mobile marketplace in golf, providing consumers with access to a wide variety of products and services that can be purchased through the app.
“The 18Birdies app already delivers best-in-class on-course tools and innovative social features. We are now offering golfers a simple, mobile booking experience so they have an easy way to book tee times at the courses they play every day,” says Eddy Lui, CEO and Founder, 18Birdies. “The collaboration with EZLinks and TeeOff allows us to provide our customers with access to some of the best public courses in the country.”
TeeOff.com is the official tee time reservation site of the PGA TOUR and provides golfers with access to tee times at thousands of courses and incredible deals on golf. The platform is operated by EZLinks, a PGA TOUR affiliated company with its own 20-year history serving the golf industry.
“EZLinks is committed to helping connect golf courses with golfers ready to play and our integration to the 18Birdies app expands on this commitment,” says Gary Cohen, chief executive officer, EZLinks Golf. “With more than a million golfer downloads, 18Birdies will expand TeeOff’s reach and will make it even easier for consumers to book at TeeOff courses.”
More information: www.18Birdies.com.
18Birdies is the premier mobile and social golf platform powering the next generation of golf technology. 18Birdies aims to inspire golfers of all ages and skill levels by managing their games, challenging and motivating them through practice, competition, and sharing their experiences with other golfers. 18Birdies provides a simple and intuitive experience that harnesses the power of technology, gaming and social to make golf more innovative, fun and engaging. The 18Birdies mobile golf platform enhances the experience between golfers and the courses they play, growing the golf community. For more information please visit www.18Birdies.com.
EZLinks Golf LLC, a PGA TOUR affiliated company, produces industry-leading software and services to power the operations and marketing needs of the golf industry. Founded in 2015 by a PGA TOUR affiliate and EZLinks Golf, Inc. (established 1995), EZLinks Golf LLC’s software and service suite is tailored for golf and includes: tee sheet, point of sale, 24/7 reservation center, online booking engines, marketing services, 24/7 support and TeeOff.com by PGA TOUR (teeoff.com) – an online tee time marketplace connecting millions of golfers with tee times at golf courses worldwide. For more information, visit EZLinks at Booth 3131 of the 2019 PGA Show or at www.ezlinksgolf.com.
Zachary Abaie for 18Birdies
Ken Devlin for EZLinks Golf / TeeOff by PGA TOUR