Richerson is Current Secretary of the PGA of America
"We are delighted to welcome Jim to Troon's business development team and are excited to see the results of his tenure here,” said Dana Garmany, chairman and chief executive officer, Troon. “Jim is a seasoned executive and his mutual paths as future PGA of America President and Senior Vice President at Troon are both synergistic and strategic."
Elected to PGA membership in 1995, Richerson has received numerous Association awards, including: 2013 and 2016 Wisconsin PGA Golf Professional of the Year; the Wisconsin PGA Section’s 2011 Horton Smith Award winner for outstanding and continuing contributions in developing and improving education opportunities; and the Wisconsin PGA Section’s 2012 Bill Strausbaugh Award winner for mentoring fellow PGA Professionals.
"Jim has a proven track record as a PGA Professional who has delivered bottom-line results at world-class facilities across the country," noted PGA of America CEO Pete Bevacqua. "He is a wonderful choice and will be an integral part of the business development team for the largest employer of PGA Professionals in the country."
Richerson, his wife Kristi and daughter will relocate to Scottsdale, Ariz. in the coming weeks as he will be based in Troon’s Scottsdale headquarters.
Troon is the largest employer of PGA of America members and apprentices with over 600 PGA-affiliated associates employed at facilities worldwide.
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