International Network of Golf: Announces a social media seminar, “Utilizing The New Social Media,” for its 20th ING Spring Conference, May 9-13 in Pinehurst, NC.
Excel Golf Products: Company’s Zero Friction tees and Tocare grips become official products of the Golf Connect Golf Tour for 2010.
Tour Resource Center: Chosen by GripIt Rite to market its training aid via social media.
Club Glove: Steven Benson of Grand Haven, MI, wins Club Glove’s online sweepstakes for a stay-and-play package at Scotland’s St. Andrews Links, site of this year’s Open Championship.
Tour Resource Center: Company’s blog recaps the 2009 Junior PGA Championship, won by T.J. Vogel and Alexis Thompson in the respective boys and girls divisions.
Utopia Golf Products: Introduces its newly-designed website, which contains additional features and user-friendly access to in-depth information about its putter lines.
Golf Channel: Announces that its tee time web service, GolfNow.com, has expanded its U.S. golf course listings to more than 1,800, and that more than 730,000 golfers use the site.
Williams Sports: Announces plans to exhibit at the Japan Golf Fair, Feb. 19-21 in Tokyo.
EWGA: Ping renews its relationship as a supporting partner for the organization. “Our involvement with the EWGA is an excellent opportunity to put our products into women’s hands and give them the chance to hear about and experience ‘custom fitting’ first hand,” said Michaela Wilson, Solheim Cup and tournament operations for Ping.
CourseTrends: Signs California Oaks Golf Club in Murrieta, CA, as its newest client, and will design and host the club’s website, e-mail marketing and e-commerce.
Buffalo Communications: Chosen by Fersten Worldwide, the official licensee of Fila-branded golf apparel and headwear in North America, to provide publicity and media relations services for its Fila Golf Collection.
Golf Channel, American Golf: Enter into a multi-year, multi-tiered strategic partnership in which Golf Channel will provide American Golf’s roster of more than 110 golf courses with access to its GolfNow.com online tee-time booking service and other digital platforms.
Cybergolf: Signs New England Golf Travel, Colorado National Golf Club and Lodestone Golf Club as its newest clients and will design and host the respective websites, e-mail newsletters and e-commerce systems.
International Network of Golf: 20th anniversary ING Spring Conference to feature popular One-on-One Appointment Show, a series of 15-minute meetings between people within the golf industry. The conference is May 9-13 in Pinehurst, NC.
Association of Golf Clubfitting Professionals: Holding discounted advance registration for its fifth Roundtable Convention and Education Conference. Advance registration ends Feb. 28.
SMT Golf: To distribute the Golfdotz line of products through its online worldwide distribution channels and their its extensive work with charitable and corporate golf outings.
Golf Channel, Troon Golf: Golf Channel announces a multi-year, multi-level partnership with Troon Golf. Included in the agreement, Troon-managed golf courses will be connected with online tee-time booking service GolfNow.com. The partnership also connects Troon properties with Golf Channel’s new digital and events platforms.
Tour Resource Center: Offers the first in a series of webinars tonight, Tuesday, at 7 ET. The first is entitled “Tips for Juniors Who Want to Play Junior Golf.”
ClubPay: Bocaire Country Club in Boca Raton, FL, and Palm Aire Country Club in Sarasota, FL, migrate to ClubPay’s payroll software solutions.
CourseTrends: Announces the Sugar Creek Canyon Golf Club in Hinton, OK, as its newest client.
Association of Golf Clubfitting Professionals: Announces a cooperative effort with SwingRite to help disabled veteran golfers.