Sunday, November 6, 2011

Former PGA TOUR Commissioner Deane Beman Appears on Edwin Watts Golf “GOLFBETTER” Podcast

(FORT WALTON BEACH, Fla.) - Former PGA TOUR Commissioner Deane Beman joins an elite line-up of golf industry leaders and icons, as Edwin Watts Golf Shops, one of the world’s largest specialty golf retailers, announced that he will serve as a special guest on “GOLFBETTER,” the retailer’s popular Podcast series.

Beman joins Host Tom Brassell in this episode of “GOLFBETTER” to discuss his life as an amateur and professional golfer, his time as PGA Tour Commissioner, the book ‘Deane Beman: Golf's Driving Force,’ which explores Beman’s tenure as head of the PGA Tour from 1974 to 1994, when he became known as “the most powerful man in golf,” and his new Aim Check putting aid.

Since its inception, the “GOLFBETTER” Podcast franchise has served as one of the leading voices in the industry, providing a platform for golf ambassadors and influencers, including executives from the game’s leading equipment brands, to educate, inform and entertain golfing consumers.  Interview topics have included innovative new products & services, the importance of custom fit products, golf history, growth of the game initiatives, and much more, while some of golf’s greatest names have shared interesting and entertaining stories with Edwin Watts Golf’s loyal Podcast audience.

“Deane Beman is recognized as a pioneer in the golf industry.  After achieving much success on the course during his playing days, his vision led to the extraordinary growth of the PGA TOUR,” said John Watson, CEO, Edwin Watts Golf Shops.  “His book is truly captivating, and I’m excited to treat our avid GolfBetter listeners to his story.”  

To tune into the latest episode of “GOLFBETTER,” visit, and click on the “golfbetterpodcast” banner.  All episodes are available in the “GOLFBETTER” archives.


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