Wednesday, October 10, 2012

Summit Golf Brands Teams with Proponent Group to Support Golf Instructors

Game’s Premier Family of ‘Golf Authentic’ Apparel Brands Targets Golf Instructors to Fortify Already-Impressive Green-Grass Presence 
(SHELTON, CT) – Summit Golf Brands, parent company of the game’s premier family of ‘golf authentic’ apparel brands, announced a partnership with Proponent Group, the industry’s premier network of golf instructors. With the new agreement, Summit Golf Brands will look to bolster its distribution through those entrusted with teaching the game around the globe.

As part of the agreement, Summit Golf Brands will offer Proponent Group members special incentive programs and preferred access to the Fairway & Greene, EP Pro and Zero Restriction brands of apparel for their personal use.  In addition, Proponent Group’s network of teachers will be encouraged to submit short instructional videos for publication in the “Teacher’s Corner” section of the Fairway & Greene and Zero Restriction websites and on the brands’ Facebook pages, as well.

The Proponent Group, led by former golf instruction media authority Lorin Anderson, boasts the golf industry’s largest network of instructors. Directors of Instruction, Academy owners and other accomplished teachers, benefit from a wide array of services provided by Proponent Groupthat are designed to help protect their careers and grow their businesses.    

“At most golf facilities, it's the director of instruction and the full-time teaching professionals who are on the front lines with the golfers all day, every day,” explains Anderson. “These teachers are golf role models for their students, and we’re excited to put some of the world’s finest golf instructors in the world’s finest golf apparel.  Like our instructors, The Fairway & Greene, EP Pro and Zero Restriction brands have demonstrated an unwavering commitment to quality, so this partnership is a perfect fit.”

“At Summit Golf Brands, we believe that instructors are the lifeblood of the game, introducing it to new players and working tirelessly to help improve the enjoyment of current golfers every day,” said Andy Bell, President of Summit Golf Brands.  “As a thanks for those individuals’ efforts to grow the game we all love, we are proud to partner with Proponent Group to show our support for golf instructors throughout the world.”

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