(Atlanta, GA) – Duininck Golf is pleased to announce Sam Duininck has been elected to the Board of Directors of the Golf Course Builders Association of America (GCBAA). Duininck, Director of Business Development of Duininck Golf, recognized as a rising star in the Duininck organization was nominated by his peers to serve on the Board as Judd Duininck, General Manager of Duininck Golf completed his two-year term as President of the GCBAA in February 2021.
“It’s an honor to be chosen to serve on the Board of the GCBAA and I look forward to continuing the work that Judd and other industry leaders have underway,” said Sam Duininck. “The GCBAA represents all segments of the golf course construction industry and I am thrilled to have the opportunity to serve the organization and the golf course construction industry.”
Duininck, a fourth-generation family member started his career in golf construction as a laborer on new construction and remodeling projects throughout the United States. Earning respect from his peers in the field for his attention to detail and leadership skills, Duininck rose through the organization and was promoted to Director of Business Development in 2021 and instrumental in opening Duininck Golf’s Atlanta office in 2022.
“Sam’s knowledge of all aspects of golf construction gained from starting in the field and moving throughout various areas of our business has been an integral part of his professional development. Add with the, his ability to connect with people is a tremendous asset,” said Judd Duininck.
Founded in the early 1970’s, the GCBAA members represent the world’s foremost golf course builders and suppliers to the golf course industry. Justin Apel, Executive Director of the GCBAA states, “In recent years, the association has experienced the foresight of our membership grooming the next generation of leaders, not only for their companies, but also for leadership positions within GCBAA. Sam is another great example that will bring a new perspective of ideas helping the association remain relevant and modern to the golf construction industry.”
Duininck Golf, founded in 1988 is the golf division of the Duininck Companies founded in 1926. Other Duininck companies include Prinsco, Inc, Duininck Concrete, Duininck Inc MN, Duininck Inc TX.
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About Duininck Golf
Duininck Golf is part of the Duininck Companies established in 1926 and based in Prinsburg, MN. A member of the Golf Course Builders Association of America (GCBAA), Duininck Golf has completed new course, renovation and irrigation installation projects throughout the United States working alongside many well-known golf course architects, many who are members of the American Society of Golf Course Architects (ASGCA). With offices in Minnesota, Texas and Georgia, Duininck Golf has the resources and regional expertise to provide uncompromised service and attention to detail to its clients.