As you’ll find out during the Masters, Mackenzie Hughes, who will be playing at Augusta next week, will have the par three course he grew up on named after him. Scott Radley of the Hamilton Spectator has more here.
G&G Golf Company, based in Langley, B.C., is seeking a purchasing and logistics coordinator, who will be responsible for sourcing goods and services, while managing vendors. The successful candidate will be able to perform strategic procurement activities across multiple categories of spend, search for better deals and find more profitable suppliers and must be energetic, […]
Paul Bussiere will be joining the Ladies Golf Club of Toronto as its new general manager, effective May 15, 2017. Bussiere is a Certified Club Manager (CCM), and a PGA of Canada Class A member. He joins Ladies’ with an extensive background in marketing and sales and five years as an assistant general manager. He […]
There’s been plenty written in recent years about the state of the golf industry, including this piece in a publication called Business Insider, which displays a series of photos from a golf course that closed in New Jersey. Meanwhile, Eric Matuszewski, a contributor to Forbes, points out here that investments in golf, and particularly golf […]
The announcement that distance-measuring devices would be tested on circuits such as the Mackenzie Tour-PGA Tour Canada this year was met with mixed reaction from players on the PGA Tour. Will Gray of the Golf Channel has more here.
Acushnet announced fourth quarter and full-year 2016 financial results last week. For the company report, click here.
Booster Juice has announced that Mackenzie Hughes will represent the company as a global ambassador. “It is exciting for us to be partnering with Mackenzie, who is one of the top young Canadian golfers on tour and truly aligns with who we are as a brand, with his healthy eating, commitment to wellness and positive […]
Recent PGA of British Columbia member moves include Brian Jung leaving the Redwoods Golf Club to become head teaching professional at the Brian Jung Golf Academy, now an association-recognized facility. For a complete update of member moves, click here.
Vancouver’s Capilano Golf and Country Club is seeking a horticulturalist. The horticulturist is responsible for maintaining all aspects of horticulture areas on the property. The successful applicant will be self-motivated, disciplined and dedicated to achieving high standards. This position requires an ability to understand the importance of horticulture on a pristine, highly-maintained property. Being able to […]
Recent PGA of Alberta member moves include new names at Athabasca, Inglewood, River Bend and Desert Blume, among other facilities. For a complete update, click here.