Chase 54, one of the fastest growing apparel companies in the golf industry, has signed as co-sponsor of the 23rd Annual ING Media Awards Presentation Press Conference on Wednesday, Jan. 27 at the PGA Merchandise Show in Orlando.C54-jpg

The awards program is conducted by the not-for-profit International Network of Golf, a media-based networking organization “Where Media and the Golf Industry Connect.”

Winners and Outstanding Achievers in a dozen writing, broadcasting, publishing and photography categories will be announced, starting at 4:45 p.m. in ClubING, Room 309A at the Orange County Convention Center.

Chase 54 describes itself as “a golf apparel designed to push the limits of what’s considered possible. In fit. In feel. In fashion and performance. Our garments are made to shatter your expectations of what golf apparel can be, both on and off the course. With over 30 years of manufacturing experience under our belt, we strive for unprecedented excellence in each and every piece of clothing we make. This passion and dedication can be found in every precise stitch and unique feature of each and every garment. From integrating the greatest fabrics and latest technologies, to designing the most striking styles and original looks, we push closer to perfection with each piece of clothing we create.”

Each First-Place Winner will receive a Chase 54 golf shirt, as well as a belt from Nexbelt and a golf glove from Zero Friction.

PGA Hall of Famer Johnny Miller will be the guest speaker at the reception following the ING Media Awards presentations. Miller will appear on behalf of Zero Friction, which recently named Miller as partner, global spokesman and product developer for the company. Zero Friction’s colorful line of gloves features compression-fit technology, providing a universal fit within the various models.

ClubING is open to all ING members and their guests throughout the PGA Show. Display opportunities in Room 309A are still available for PGA Show Exhibitors. Call 407-328-0500 for details.

Among the many activities scheduled for ClubING are:

  • Coffee each morning from 8 to 10IH-Bridge
  • Media Awards and Reception, Wednesday, 4:45 to 6:30.
  • Johnny Miller Q&A, Wednesday, 5:15
  • Pellucid State of the Industry Presentation, Thursday at 10:30 and 2:30.
  • ING Industry Honors Presentation, Thursday, 12:30.


Also from the ClubING room, ING will provide details about its 26th Annual ING Spring Conference, scheduled for May 22-26 2016 at the Zermatt Resort in Heber Valley, Utah. The conference includes various networking sessions, a Demo Day, educational seminars and golf tournaments. Members of the golf industry and golf media are invited to attend.