Chris Fry has been named communications and social media specialist for the PGA of Canada.
Fry replaces Kelly Dixon, who left the association a month ago.
Fry will begin at the association’s head office in Acton, Ont., on Nov. 1
“His background and his in-depth knowledge with the game of golf makes him a fantastic fit and we believe his impact will be immediate,” said PGA of Canada executive director Gary Bernard.
Fry most recently served as communications coordinator in Sport Development with Golf Canada, where his duties included building and executing communications strategies to raise the profile of initiatives such as Golf In Schools, CN Future Links, Golf Fore the Cure and high performance programs.
He also wrote stories for the Golf Canada website and did online video features.
The graduate of Humber College also worked at ScoreGolf as a writer, editor and content producer.’
As of Nov. 1, Fry can be reached at email@example.com.