Birmingham, AL, March 27, 2010 --(PR.com
)-- GolfThere.com, A Division of Fairways Golf Vacations
GolfThere.com Joins National Golf Foundation.
Leading Golf Tour Operator becomes NGF Business Elite Member.
GolfThere.com, a division of Fairways Golf Vacations, Inc., announced that they joined the National Golf Foundation (NGF) as a Business Elite member. The NGF is the golf industry’s most respected market research organization with more than 3,600 members. GolfThere.com CEO, Alan Hale, said, “Our company needs timely and relevant golf industry information and the National Golf Foundation has been the leading provider of golf market intelligence since 1936. Since GolfThere.com’s team is ‘bullish’ on the long-term prospects of golf, we believe the highest level of access to NGF’s independent and objective reporting will be important to our overall operations and strategic planning.” As a Business Elite member, GolfThere.com joins sixty of the top brands in golf who support the work of NGF at the highest level.
GolfThere.com executives expressed confidence that NGF’s unmatched statistical, demographic and psychographic information specific to the golf industry would be a vital component in the continuing success of the company. GolfThere.com circulates a variety of multimedia publications to its over 500,000 household customer base and believes providing its customers with up-to-date information on trends and statistics is important to their goal to deliver ultimate customer service and information to its clientele. Mr. Hale further stated, “NGF is the only organization that can objectively determine areas for improvement for the industry as a whole and we believe that unique role is crucial to the long term health of all businesses in the golf industry. Further, it is important to our team to show our commitment to the industry and underscore our confidence in the bright future of the golf business.”
“We’re delighted to have GolfThere.com as our newest Business Elite member,” commented NGF Vice President, Greg Nathan. “Their commitment to serving golfers is clear, and our resources can only help them stay ahead of the market and ensure that their offerings are in sync with the behaviors and choices of the traveling golfer. The NGF and I look forward to supporting their business in every way we can.”
About GolfThere.com: Founded in 1990, GolfThere.com has grown to be one of the largest golf tour operators in the world. With headquarters operations in Birmingham, Alabama, GolfThere.com has more than a half million current and past customers. As a division of Fairways Golf Vacations, the companies are the longest tenured wholesalers for the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail, are the official golf vacation provider for the Natural State Golf Trail of Arkansas, the Audubon Golf Trail of Louisiana, Honours Golf Vacations, and the golf desk for dozens of hotels like Hyatt Place. Creating golf vacations to major U.S. golf destinations and many of the leading global destinations, Fairways Golf Vacations and GolfThere.com are the industry leaders in creating custom golf vacations for golf groups of all sizes. More information can be found at: www.GolfThere.com.
About the NGF: The National Golf Foundation, founded in 1936 and based in Jupiter, Florida, is the industry’s knowledge leader on the U.S. golf economy. NGF delivers independent and objective market intelligence, insights, and trends to fulfill its mission: To Keep Golf Businesses Ahead of the Game. NGF member courses, clubs, associations, media and a myriad of golf-related businesses representing every market segment rely on NGF research and resources to support their best decisions. For more information, visit www.NGF.org.
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Contacts: David Kunze, Sr. VP, GolfThere.com
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Alan B. Hale, President and CEO, GolfThere.com
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