Datrek Miller International changes its corporate name to ForeFront Holdings Inc. as part of its long-term strategy to be the leading supplier of golf accessory products and value-added services to the golf industry.
Boccieri Golf establishes a Corporate and Event Sales division to fulfill the growing demand among groups for the company’s popular Heavy Putter series.
Porterline, in an effort to streamline its business operations in the United States and Canada, announces the formation of its North American headquarters in Seattle, Wash. Porterline Inc., a travel golf bag manufacturer currently marketed by Visionary Golf Inc., will assume all business operations effective Aug. 1, including e-commerce for all its business, corporate and end-user markets.
Datrek Miller International Inc. reaches an exclusive distribution agreement with Top of the World, a manufacturer and marketer of collegiate licensed headwear.
MacGregor Golf Co., announces four promotions within the company and one from outside.
The Royal & Ancient publishes its 2005 Annual Review that covers rules, championships, development, course management and heritage activities.
Nike Golf announces the expansion and technical enhancement of its full service, state-of-the-art research and design facility located in Fort Worth, Texas.
Golf Convergence creates a speaker’s bureau to assist golf course managers, trade associations, management companies and professional golf management schools regarding the business of golf.
Cybergolf moves into new offices in Mukilteo, Wash.
Former Golf Magazine editor-in-chief George Peper forms ChinaLinks Golf Consulting, which expects to introduce golf architects to course developers in China, and will represent a select group of architects for projects within the Peoples Republic.
Black Knight International, the global umbrella company that owns and operates the Gary Player Group, announces the expansion of its worldwide real estate interests through a new Gary Player Real Estate division.
SMT Golf reports that its Elite Clubmakers’ Team Program has accounted for over 50 percent growth for the past three months.
The board of directors of the Professional Clubmakers’ Society announces its search for executive director.
Heavy Putter LLC changes its name to Boccieri Golf LLC to better reflect its potential for future innovations, the company reports.
The First Tee announces the completion of its five-year business objectives during The First Tee annual meeting at World Golf Village in St. Augustine, Fla., Feb. 16.
Callaway Golf Co. announces that it will hold a conference for financial analysts and investors on Wednesday, Feb. 15, in Carlsbad, Calif.
Royal Associates Inc., 100 percent owner of Royal Precision, reports that it is seeking strategic alternatives to increase shareholder value.
Maruman Golf announces an agreement Whitlam Golf and Gauge Design Golf to exclusively distribute Whitlam Golf products in Japan.
Datrek Miller International announces the closing of a transaction that establishes a new business venture between DMI and Chatham Plastic Ventures, its largest provider of plastic bag tags and accessories.
La Jolla Club Golf Co. announces that shareholder Greg Nelson has taken controlling interest in the company. Nelson is now the majority owner and chairman of the company.
Black Knight International to introduce Gary Player brand to greater China and Asia markets through new joint venture with Acer Group.