Integrated Business Systems (IBS), a software and services company serving the technology needs of the club industry, today announced a multi-year consulting contract with Mark Lipsitt, founder and Principal of The Lipsitt Group, LLC. Lipsitt will assist IBS in its strategic vision of being the leader in the private club software market. Specifically, he will […]
OB Sports named Bob Byman as the Director of Instruction for The Legacy Golf Club located in Henderson, Nev. Byman brings a lifetime’s worth of instruction and competitive experience to the club, as he assumes all golf instruction operations including individual and group lessons, golf clinics, multi-day golf schools and more. Byman is adept at […]
Oakmont Country Club’s John Zimmers, who survived a scare from Mother Nature to help his club host what many have called the best U.S. Open of the modern era, was named the 2007 golf course Superintendent of the Year at the Golf Industry Show last week. Zimmers, 37, was selected from superintendents throughout the U.S. […]
The new $11 million clubhouse at the Country Club at Soboba Springs golf course in San Jacinto, Calif., which has been under construction since December 2006, is nearing completion and set to open in March according to an article in The Press-Enterprise The new Spanish colonial-revival structure features an upper-level main dining room, a bar […]
Rudy Virga was recently named Director of Operations for Empire Golf Management. During the course of his 14 year career with the company, Virga most recently served as General Manger of Pine Barrens Golf Club for the past 10 years. He started his career at Empire as the First Assistant Professional at Minisceongo Golf Club, […]
GolfLinx International Inc., a supplier of advanced moisture sensors, has signed an agreement with Horizon, a full-service supplier of landscape and irrigation supplies, to drive the company’s expansion in the U.S. market. GolfLinx has signed a Master Certified Distributor Agreement which will initially be focused in Arizona and eventually expanding to 10 western states.