Lisa Hyland has accepted a position as the head golf professional at the Walla Walla Country Club in Washington. Hyland, who has been employed at the country club since 1997, will take over for John Thorsnes, who tendered his resignation on Jan. 26.
Buffalo Communications—the golf-lifestyle and travel publicity, media-relations and marketing-communications firm that is a division of Billy Casper Golf—has named Kevin Satz as Public Relations Specialist. Satz will develop and execute strategic media-outreach initiatives to secure sales-influencing editorial coverage about Buffalo clients in golf and lifestyle; national and regional; consumer and trade; and print and electronic […]
Rose Hill Country Club in Surfside Beach, S.C. and Signature Golf Group named Edward J. Sealy, Jr. of Myrtle Beach, SC as Golf Course Superintendent at the Rose Hill Country Club. Sealy will be responsible for returning the course to playability as well as course conditioning when the course is re-opened. As a member of […]
The Country Club of Jackson entered into a deferred prosecution agreement with the U.S. Attorney’s Office after seemingly ignoring orders to fire undocumented workers according to a report by WBLT News. According to U.S. Attorney Dunn Lampton’s office, In May 2006, the Social Security Administration sent the Country Club a letter stating that social security […]
The PGA Tour has appointed agronomy veteran Tom Vlach, CGCS, as the superintendent at TPC Sawgrass, replacing Fred Klauk who is retiring after 27 years. Vlach’s will begin after The Players Championship in May 2008. Klauk, who will assist in the transition as well as remain active with the tour as a project manager, was […]
Forsgate Country Club’s Director of Restaurants Andrea Graziosi has been promoted to director of food and beverage at Olde York Country Club in Chesterfield, N.J. RDC owns and operates the renowned Forsgate Country Club and leases the award-winning Olde York Country Club. The Italian-born Graziosi was trained in Europe and received his certification as a […]