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SHI SHI PUTTER TO HOST AMERICA’S LARGEST WOMEN’S GOLF TRUNK SHOW IN HOLLYWOOD

Event to Support Executive Women's Golf Association Foundation

Seattle, WA, June 23, 2011 – Shi Shi Putter, a women's golf fashion blog, will be hosting the country's largest women's golf trunk show for the public on March 24, 2012 at the W Hotel in Hollywood, California.

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Nike Golf Sponsors the EWGA 2011 ‘Every ONE Counts’ Program and Renews As Supporting Partner

PALM BEACH GARDENS, FL, June 2, 2011 – Nike Golf continues its sponsorship of the EWGA (Executive Women's Golf Association) annual member recruitment campaign, expanded for 2011 and named ' Every ONE Counts in EWGA'. The company also has renewed as a supporting partner for the nationwide organization.

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EWGA Welcomes RBC Bank as Benefits Provider

Bank Locations to Serve as Collection Spots for Golf Club Donations

PALM BEACH GARDENS, FL, May 31, 2011 – RBC Bank, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Royal Bank of Canada, has become a benefits provider for the EWGA (Executive Women's Golf Association).

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Golf Galaxy Renews as EWGA Supporting Partner

PALM BEACH GARDENS, FL, May 18, 2011 – Golf Galaxy, an innovative, interactive golf retailer with 81 stores in 31 states, has renewed as a Supporting Partner for the EWGA (Executive Women's Golf Association). EWGA members enjoy invitations to exclusive events, such as the store's annual Women's Night and 10% discounts at the chain's online website www.golfgalaxy.com

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Tourism Ireland Becomes Benefits Provider for the EWGA

 

PALM BEACH GARDENS, FL, May 11, 2011 –Tourism Ireland has become a benefits provider for the EWGA (Executive Women's Golf Association).

Tourism Ireland, the agency responsible for marketing the island overseas as a holiday destination, was established under the framework of the Belfast Agreement of Good Friday, April 1998 to increase tourism to the island of Ireland as a whole. Tourism Ireland's golf tour operators will be offering EWGA members savings on many tour packages to this great destination.

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PING Renews As Supporting Partner of the EWGA

PALM BEACH GARDENS, FL, May 5, 2011 – PING has renewed its relationship with the EWGA (Executive Women's Golf Association) as a supporting partner for the organization.

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EWGA Continues Longtime Support of LPGA-USGA Girls Golf

EWGA Continues Longtime Support of LPGA-USGA Girls Golf

The EWGA Foundation donates to the LPGA's primary junior golf initiative for 8th straight year

Nearly $500,000 has been raised by EWGA in support of Girls Golf

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EWGA Honors PGA of America with Spirit of Partnership Award

Recognizes 20 Year Relationship at EWGA Conference Awards Dinner

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla., April 20, 2011 – The EWGA has presented The PGA of America with its inaugural Spirit of Partnership Award in recognition of "twenty years of support of the Executive Women's Golf Association and its efforts to grow the game of golf for women."

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The Landings Company Named Official Sponsor of EWGA Website 2

 

Nicole Weller Featured on Ask the Industry Expert Webinar - Live at EWGA Golfpalooza in Amelia Island

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla., April 11, 2011 – The Landings Company, the premier marketing and real estate firm on Savannah's Skidaway Island has been named the official sponsor of the EWGA website. The Landings Club head teaching professional, Nicole Weller, PGA/LPGA will be the guest for a live Ask the Industry Expert webinar broadcast at 3:30pm on Wednesday April 13, the opening day of the 2011 EWGA Golfpalooza (formerly the annual conference). This four-day event celebrating the 20th Anniversary of the Executive Women's Golf Association will attract women golfers from across the country to the Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort in Amelia Island, Florida.

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The Landings Company Named Official Sponsor of EWGA Website

 

Nicole Weller Featured on Ask the Industry Expert Webinar - Live at EWGA Golfpalooza in Amelia Island

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla., April 7, 2011 – The Landings Company, the premier marketing and real estate firm on Savannah's Skidaway Island has been named the official sponsor of the EWGA website. The Landings Club head teaching professional, Nicole Weller, PGA/LPGA will be the guest for a live Ask the Industry Expert webinar broadcast at 3:30pm on Wednesday April 13, the opening day of the 2011 EWGA Golfpalooza (formerly the annual conference). This four-day event celebrating the 20th Anniversary of the Executive Women's Golf Association will attract women golfers from across the country to the Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort in Amelia Island, Florida.

" What's Your Golf Personality?" will be Weller's topic for her half-hour interview by EWGA Golf Programs Director, Stephanie Jennings. After playing for and graduating from Wake Forest University in 1994, Weller received her Master's Degree in Sport Psychology from the University of Tennessee. As Site Director for LPGA-USGA Girls Golf of Knoxville, she received the 2004 Knoxville Chapter PGA 'Junior Leader' Award. She joined the staff at The Landings Club in 2005.

"Sponsoring the EWGA website gives us excellent exposure to thousands of women seeking a golf lifestyle and looking to get more involved in the game," says Bill Houghton, president of The Landings Company. "Our participation at the EWGA conference extends our relationship and support for women's golf."

The 2011 EWGA Golfpalooza is packed with fun golf tournaments for players of all skill levels, a star studded lineup of renowned speakers and instructors, golf instruction opportunities, new product demonstrations and shopping marketplace, parties and social events, awards, recognition and learning opportunities for EWGA chapter volunteers, and more.

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About the EWGA
Since its founding in 1991 as the Executive Women's Golf Association, the EWGA has enriched the lives of more than 100,000 women connecting them to learn, play, and enjoy golf for business and fun. With over 120 chapters throughout the United States, as well as international chapters in Canada, the EWGA delivers a wide range of golf, social and networking activities for both new and experienced golfers.

A 2010 survey of EWGA members conducted by the PGA of America found that the average EWGA member plays 35 rounds per year. EWGA members spent an average of $4,533 on golf activities, merchandise and golf related travel, with each local EWGA chapter annually generating $550,000 in golf related spending and an average of 4,300 rounds of golf. A survey of former EWGA members found that 90% of these women continued to play golf. While the former EWGA member survey did not include golf-related travel, this group's golf spending accounted for $98 million, totaling over $168 million and 1.7 million rounds of golf per year.

The EWGA is headquartered in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida. For more information about the association and its membership, visit www.ewga.com

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Fair Way Forward - EWGA Revamps Women - Friendly Golf Course Criteria new

Advocacy Program Reflects Research on How to Get More Women into the Game

PALM BEACH GARDENS, FL, January 26, 2011 – Fair Way Forward™ is an advocacy initiative launched by the EWGA (Executive Women's Golf Association) to encourage golf facilities to embrace the latest research on how to get more women involved in the game. On Friday, January 28 at the PGA Merchandise Show, the program will be introduced to the golf industry as part of the panel "Putting Yourself In Her Shoes" scheduled for 2 pm on the main show floor.

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Nationwide Businesswomen’s Golf Association Announces New Chapter Development in Hudson Valley, NY Area

Information Session for New and Experienced Golfers Slated for March 29, 2011

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. March 11, 2011 – More and more women are discovering how the game of golf can enhance their personal and professional lives. For women in the Hudson Valley area who want to get involved in the game, the EWGA (Executive Women's Golf Association) is hosting a chapter information session at the Winding Hills Golf Course on Tuesday, March 29, 2011 at 6:00pm.

Participants will learn about the many benefits of EWGA membership and how to start a local chapter with support from the association. No previous golf experience is needed and there is no charge to attend this meeting.

The EWGA is a nationwide tax-exempt organization that welcomes all women interested in getting involved and connected through the game of golf. Geared toward the schedules of busy women, the EWGA offers organized play and clinics for all levels of golfers, personal and professional development, learning and mentoring programs and a chance to make a difference in women's lives.

"Please come and discover what golf can bring to your life and the wealth of opportunities that the EWGA provides," says Brian Fitzpatrick who is working with the EWGA chapter development team. "Whether you are an experienced golfer or are interested in learning and have never played – this is your opportunity to get involved, meet more women and have more fun."

The meeting will be held at Winding Hills Golf Course, 1847 Route 17K, Montgomery, NY. To sign up to attend the meeting or for more information about this local chapter opportunity, please contact Brian Fitzpatrick at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  or 845-457-3187.

About the EWGA
Since its founding in 1991, the EWGA has touched the lives of more than 100,000 women by connecting women to learn, play, and enjoy golf for business and for fun. This tax-exempt association delivers a wide range of golf, social and networking activities for both new and experienced golfers at over 120 local chapters throughout the United States and international chapters in Canada.

The EWGA is headquartered in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida. For more information about the association and its membership, visit www.ewga.com

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EWGA Media Contact: Angie Niehoff 561-868-0297 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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