ClubING will be open to all members of the International Network of Golf and their guests throughout the PGA Merchandise Show next week.
The ING Hospitality Room will be in Room 309A/B in the Orange County Convention Center Jan. 25-27, and will feature a full slate of events. The not-for-profit International Network of Golf, golf’s only media-based networking organization, is “Where Media and the Golf Industry Connect.”
The schedule includes two annual awards presentations.
The 24th Annual ING Media Awards Presentation Press Conference is set for Wednesday at 4:45 pm, honoring outstanding work in 11 categories. The presentation will be followed by a cocktail reception for members and their guests.
The 24th Annual ING Industry Honors Presentation Press Conference will be Thursday at 12:30 p.m., recognizing achievement in the golf industry in 11 categories.
CHASE54, Knuth Golf and OUUL are among the companies that have taken sponsorship roles in 309A/B. CHASE54 will display new offerings in its creative apparel line. Knuth Golf will be launching new clubs in its High Heat line of fairway metalwoods, including 5-wood, 7-wood and four new hybrids. OUUL will show samples of its beautiful line of golf bags.
The ClubING schedule includes:
- Coffee each morning from 8 to 10:30.
- Media Awards and Reception, Wednesday, 4:45 to 6:30.
- Pellucid State of the Industry Presentation, Thursday at 10:30 and 3:30.
- ING Industry Honors Presentation, Thursday, 12:30.
Also from the ClubING room, ING will provide details about its 27th Annual ING Spring Conference, scheduled for May 21-25 at the World Golf Village and Hall of Fame in St. Augustine, FL. The conference includes various networking sessions, the One-On-One Appointment Show, a Demo Day, educational seminars and golf tournaments. Members of the golf industry and golf media are invited to attend.