Educational Seminars at the Expo



Educational Seminars




Tuesday November 12, 2013

New for this year, the Golf Industry Expo is pleased to present two informative educational seminars.
If you are involved with the Canadian golf industry and interested in learning more about the business of golf, issues and trends plan to attend on Tuesday November 12, 2013 at the Nottawasaga Inn. Space is limited so please register. Visit the web site to sign up.


1:00 - 3:00
State of the Canadian Golf Industry

Join our panel of experts in what will become a very informative and lively discussion focusing on the business of golf and segments of golf operations. Industry experts will share their knowledge on a variety of topics involving the business of golf and trends. The golf industry is changing so here is your opportunity to hear industry opinions and share your thoughts.  Register early as space is limited. Our panel includes: Moderator Kevin Thistle - V.P. Coppinwood, Ashley Chinner, V.P. Signature Insurance, Rob Roxborough, COO Hamilton Golf & CC, Ian Scott, GM Brampton GC, Ian Crebbin, Head Golf Professional York Downs, Dave Lauterbach, Golf Cart Consultant GC Duke, Jason Honeyball, Environmental Manager Oslerbrook Golf Club, Jeff Stauffer, Golf Course Superintendant Credit Valley Glenn Philips, Food & Beverage Manager The Country Club, Ed Kilroy, Member The Summit, Ex President IBM Canada, Doug Lawrie, Head Teaching Professional Within Range Golf Centres, Brad Lawrence, Professional Weston Golf & C.C.

3:00 – 3:30pm
The importance of Web Based Golf Scoring Software
Presented by Golf Genius Software

Join Golf Genius Software Director of Marketing Billy Condon and Sales Manager Canada Jim Kenesky as they discuss the importance of Web Based Golf Scoring Software and how it can increase participation, save time organizing, and create extra revenue for your league and club.  Topics to be discussed: Ease of organizing a league, Save league and tournament set up time, Best league formats to increase participation, Live Scoring and Mobile App, Increase Advertising and League Sponsorship, Importance of Player and Course statistics

3:30 - 4:30
Golf Consumer Buying Habits
Presented By Acushnet Canada (Titleist and FootJoy)

Mike Rowan is the Eastern Sales Leader for Acushnet Canada.  He brings over 15+ years of service to Acushnet Canada and 20 years of golf industry experience and knowledge.  Mike will be presenting the findings from a two-year market research study conducted by the Acushnet Company in both Canada and the US looking at consumer buying habits.



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