PGA MEDIA GUIDE 2013 | 1
MESSAGE TO THE MEDIA
TOOUR FRIENDS INTHEMEDIA On behalf of the , day, I am pleased to present you with the PGA of America Media Guide . As The PGA celebrates its th year in golf, this comprehensive reference tool is once again your resource for facts, figures and profiles of many of our Association’s most compelling events and performers. The Guide upholds a tradition of chronicling the story of The PGA of America, as we move closer to our Centennial celebration. It is also available at your fingertips at PGAMediaCenter.com. PGA Professionals who work to grow our game every
We invite you to join us as we celebrate The PGA of America’s signature events in . We begin in May with the th Senior PGA Championship presented by KitchenAid, the most prestigious event in senior golf. For the first time, the Senior PGA Championship will be held in Missouri, at Bellerive Country Club in St. Louis. In June, the th PGA Professional National Championship, the showcase event for PGA Professionals, will mark its third appearance at Sunriver (Ore.) Resort. From the Pacific Northwest, the low scorers will join the strongest field in golf in August for the season’s final major, the th PGA Championship, which returns to Oak Hill Country Club in Rochester, N.Y. In September, our country’s finest playing PGA Professionals will defend the Llandudno International Trophy against a team of their counterparts fromGreat Britain & Ireland in the th PGA Cup, which makes its first visit to Slaley Hall in Northumberland, England. In October, the PGA Grand Slam of Golf returns to Bermuda for its st edition, bringing together four of golf’s major champions. Our calendar also features premier National Championships for our member Professionals as well as other amateur events that highlight performers from your local area. The PGA’s Communications, Public Relations, and Media Relations Departments welcome the opportunity to assist you in coverage of all of our events, and we team to present the value of growing participation in the game of golf. If you need any additional assistance, please do not hesitate to contact any member of our PGA Communications Staff. Here’s hoping you have a great year in golf!
Ted Bishop, PGA th President The PGA of America
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