Drive Shack, a new, well-financed competitor to Topgolf, is preparing to open its first location in Orlando and promises an aggressive nationwide expansion.
Ingersoll-Rand, parent company of Club Car, announced it was acquiring GPSi Holdings, also known as GPS Industries. The GPS company has provided Club Car with Visage for the past 8 years.
A lawsuit against Oregon’s top golf course and its parent company allege a toxic culture that permitted sexual misconduct among executives for years, allegations include a forced kiss, unwanted touching and even a threat of rape.
“Unfortunately, the people of Poway have decided to permanently seal its fate. This is now out of our hands. When the City and community appears with a viable solution, we will listen. Until then, the entire facility will be locked up and fenced for the foreseeable future, the golf course will vanish, and the City will suffer economic and property value loss from this black hole in the community."
Each of the three management comapnies added a new course to its portfolio. Find out which courses.
Unsurprisingly, President Donald Trump tops the list of the most powerful people in golf, followed by several familiar names.
"It's just a matter of somebody taking the project by the throat and having the opportunity to convince your people to jump on the train for the ride, said John Crean, manager and COO of Broken Sound Club.
Everyone knows that pro golfers make a ridiculously good living. Endorsement deals alone can afford them lavish lifestyles with mansions and sports cars. Inside the ropes, cash is also plentiful; the winner's share this season surpassed $1 million at all but four official Tour events. So just how well are the pros making out?
Very, very well... for male golfers at least.