Learn How To Market To Various Generations At 29th Annual ING SprING Conference

Golf is a game for all ages. That’s the good news. Kids can start playing at around five years of age, and 90 years later still be chasing the dimpled sphere down the fairway. The bad news? Delivering a marketing message to such a wide range of ages can be a difficult challenge for golf companies large and small. Attendees at the 29th Annual ING Spring Conference in Sebring, FL, this May will learn how to tackle that challenge in one of three ING University sessions, entitled “Trends In Generational Marketing.” The conference is set for May 19-23, 2019 at … FOR MORE OF THE STORY Click Here

Tom Mirus To Receive ING Dennis Walters Courage Award At The ING SprING Conference

Tom Mirus, who for over 20 years has volunteered to assist the United States Blind Golf Association in various capacities, has been named recipient of the ING’s Dennis Walters Courage Award. The presentation will be made at the 29th Annual ING Spring Conference, set for May 19-23, 2019 at the Chateau Elan Hotel and Conference Center in Sebring, Florida. The Dennis Walters Courage Award goes to an individual who has overcome great odds to play, and contribute to, the game of golf. It is presented by the non-profit International Network of Golf, where media and the golf industry connect. The … FOR MORE OF THE STORY Click Here

ING Introduces The Jan Stephenson Entrepreneur Award, To Be Given At ING Conference

The International Network of Golf has created the ING Jan Stephenson Entrepreneur Award, recognizing outstanding business achievement in the golf industry. The award periodically will go to “a person who has utilized innovative and leadership abilities while developing an idea into a successful venture in the golf industry.” And the first recipient will be the award’s namesake, 2019 World Golf Hall Of Fame inductee Jan Stephenson. She will be recognized at the 29th Annual ING Spring Conference, set for May 19-23, 2019 at the Chateau Elan Hotel and Conference Center in Sebring, Florida. Stephenson will enter the Word Golf Hall … FOR MORE OF THE STORY Click Here

One-On-One Appointment Show Is NetworkING At Its Best At ING SprING Conference

At most conferences where networking is the ultimate goal, attendees are brought together in one room and left on their own to meet and exchange business cards. The One-On-One Appointment Show at the ING Spring Conference takes it a step further, arranging a series of 15-minute, pre-scheduled meetings between people who can help each other grow in the golf industry. The One-On-One Appointment Show will be one of the highlights at the 29th Annual ING Spring Conference, set for May 19-23, 2019 at the Chateau Elan Hotel and Conference Center in Sebring, Florida. The non-profit International Network of Golf, the … FOR MORE OF THE STORY Click Here

Extend Your Stay At ING SprING Conference

Rev your engines for trackside fun after the 29th Annual ING Spring Conference. For ING conference attendees who want to add more ‘ING’ to their “Sebr-ING” visit, you won’t want to miss the special Drag Racing event at Sebring International Raceway scheduled for the evening of Thursday, May 23. The ING Spring Conference will take place May 19-23 at the Chateau Elan Hotel & Conference Center in Sebring. The hotel overlooks the world-famous Sebring International Speedway, and attendees who extend their hotel stay until Friday (May 24) will have the opportunity to experience drag racing (even drag race a vehicle … FOR MORE OF THE STORY Click Here

ING SprING Conference’s Plus One Incentive Program Returns With Inn On The Lakes Trip As Grand Prize

A four-day, three-night golf vacation for two at the quaint and beautiful Inn On The Lakes in Sebring, FL, highlights a terrific Grand Prize in ING’s “Plus One” conference attendance program. That trip will go to the person who earns the most points by bringing in new members to the 29th Annual ING Spring Conference May 19-23 at the Chateau Elan Hotel & Conference Center in Sebring, FL. Any member who signs up at least one new attendee to the ING Spring Conference will earn a dozen golf balls. A special runner-up prize will go to the person who signs … FOR MORE OF THE STORY Click Here

Wilson’s Tim Clarke, Tour Edge, Knuth Golf Among Winners In 25th Annual ING Industry Honors Awards

Wilson Golf GM Tim Clarke, Tour Edge’s Exotics EXS Driver and Knuth Golf’s High Heat 257+ metalwoods were among the winners in the 25th Annual ING Industry Honors awards program. Results in 12 categories were announced Thursday at the PGA Merchandise Show. The ING Industry Honors program recognizes outstanding achievement in the golf business. The non-profit, media-based networking organization International Network of Golf conducts the awards program. Nominees in 12 categories are submitted throughout the year from anyone in the golf industry. Sub-committees that include experts in each category then trim the entries to the top three in each category. … FOR MORE OF THE STORY Click Here

Van Sickle, Steinbreder, Met Golfer Lead The Way In 25th Annual ING Media Awards

Gary Van Sickle and John Steinbreder each won two categories in the 25th Annual ING Media Awards program. Results in 13 categories were announced Wednesday at the PGA Merchandise Show. The International Network of Golf, a non-profit, media-based networking organization, conducts the awards program for its members. ING membership is open to anyone in the golf industry and media. A total of 51 First-Place and Outstanding Achiever awards were announced at the presentation press conference conducted in ClubING at the PGA Show. Media Awards sponsors this year were Nexbelt, Volvik, Zero Friction and PGA Golf Exhibitions. Also at the presentation, … FOR MORE OF THE STORY Click Here

ING Will Honor Members Jan Stephenson, Dennis Walters For Hall Of Fame Induction At PGA Show

The International Network of Golf will have a new home for this year’s PGA Merchandise Show, set for Jan. 23-25 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando. ClubING is moving from 309 to 312A/B, which is part of the PGA Show Media Complex. The new ClubING features more space, and will connect to Room 312C for its awards presentations. One of those presentations is a ceremony honoring two ING members – former LPGA star Jan Stephenson and golf trick shot performer Dennis Walters – for their upcoming induction into the World Golf Hall of Fame. That will take place … FOR MORE OF THE STORY Click Here

Nexbelt, Volvik, Zero Friction, PGA Golf Exhibitions To Sponsor 25th Annual ING Media Awards

Three returning companies and one new company have signed as Support Sponsors of the 25th Annual ING Media Awards contest. Nextbelt, PGA Worldwide Golf Exhibitions and Zero Friction have renewed their sponsorships from 2018. Volvik joins the list of sponsors for 2019 and will award golf balls to all winners and outstanding achievers. The non-profit International Network of Golf conducts the contest, recognizing the best and brightest among its media members. Winners will be announced and honored at the ING Media Awards Presentation Press Conference January 23, 4:45 pm in Room 312 at the PGA Merchandise Show. The annual PGA … FOR MORE OF THE STORY Click Here

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