Half Moon Bay Golf Links, Buffalo Communications: Half Moon Bay Golf Links extends its partnership with Buffalo Communications for the firm to continue providing the resort’s publicity and media-branding program.
Cybergolf: Adds Kearney Country Club in Kearney, NE., as its newest client and will design and host the club’s website and e-mail newsletter system.
Champ: Announces a new OEM partner in Golf Gators, makers of uniquely casual golf shoes. Champ will provide its ScorpionStinger and LadyStinger spikes in Golf Gators’ 2010 line of Spackler golf flip flops for men and women.
U.S. Golf Manufacturers Anti-Counterfeiting Working Group: Reports that the Shanghai Huangpu District People’s Court has sentenced Fan Chaokui, a retail shop owner, to serve a seven month jail term and pay a fine after being convicted of selling counterfeit golf equipment. The group is comprised of Acushnet Co., Callaway Golf, Cleveland Golf/Srixon, Nike Golf, Ping and TaylorMade Golf Co.
Fore! Reservations: Provider of golf course management and marketing software announces that its software is Payment Card Industry compliant after passing the Payment Application Data Security Standard.
CourseTrends: Launches the newest website for the Bay Forest Golf Course, a public golf facility located in La Porte, TX.
ActiveGolf: California Oaks Golf Course in Murrieta, CA., selects the company to provide golf course management software and online tee-time marketing solutions.
Pinpoint Golf Intelligence: To present three one-hour seminars entitled “Driving Business Performance Through Golfer Relationship Management” at the PGA Merchandise Show, Jan. 28-30 in Orlando, FL. PGI is a provider of research and golfer management tools.
Bushnell Outdoor Products: Becomes the exclusive electronic measuring device of Patriot Golf Day, the Folds of Honor Foundation along with the Patriot Golf Course. Also, the company is supporting the foundation’s fundraising efforts by providing a percentage of every 2010 sale of its Tour V2 Patriot Pack to the Folds of Honor Foundation.
Q1 Golf, GreenFix Golf: Extend their partnership agreement in which Q1 Golf will handle the marketing, distribution and development of the GreenFix Golf line. The first product of the new collaboration is the GreenFix Sentinel line of divot tools, which have been developed to work equally well using either a traditional repair method or the desirable patented Push method developed by GreenFix Golf.
GolfAchiever: Announces Scratch Golf as sponsor of its Day 2 closest to the pin competition at the PGA Merchandise Show on Friday, Jan. 29.
CourseTrends: Will launch its Golf Event Guru, an online event management and registration module, at the PGA Merchandise Show, Jan. 28-30 in Orlando, FL.
TanMan International: Sunscreen manufacturer announces plans to exhibit at the 57th PGA Merchandise Show, Jan. 28-30 in Orlando, FL.
Free Drop Innovations: Will introduce two scoring systems as part of its inaugural exhibit at the 2010 PGA Merchandise Show. The GameBook real-time scoring system for golf clubs and the GameBook iPhone application for personal use allow players to track event scoring in real time.
ActiveGolf: Green Tree Golf Course in Vacaville, CA, chooses the company’s online tee time marketing solutions for its course.
Crescent Systems: Will showcase the public release of its second generation SQL golf and club management software and announce a series of mid-winter promotions at the PGA Merchandise Show, Jan. 28-30.
The Media Group: Chosen by Williams Sports to handle the company’s public relations and communications efforts in the United States.
Innovative Concepts: Manufacturer of the golf training aid Tour Sticks becomes a corporate supplier to The First Tee Chapter, and will provide its product to the organization’s chapter network through a supplier discount program.
CourseTrends: Launch the newest website for the Canyon Lakes Golf Course in Kennewick, WA.
Daphne’s Headcovers: Partners with Canadian-based G & G Golf to distribute and sell the company’s MXM line of headcovers in the United States.
GolfQ.com: Offering free marketing services to golf courses seeking to reach a database of more than two million golfers.