Four more companies have committed as exhibitors for the 27th Annual ING Spring Conference at the World Golf Village May 21-25.
The ING Spring Conference is the annual gathering of golf media and industry executives, and is conducted by the non-profit, media-based International Network of Golf. Anyone in the golf industry or media is eligible to attend. Call 407-328-0500 or visit www.inggolf.com for more information.
Leupold – Founded in Oregon more than a century ago, Leupold & Stevens, Inc. is a fifth-generation, family-owned company with product lines including rifle, handgun and spotting scopes; binoculars; rangefinders; mounting systems; and optical tools and accessories. Designed specifically for the golf market and offering a unique combination of innovative product features, the Leupold Golf rangefinder line features PinCaddie 2, GX-1i3, GX-2i3, GX-3i2, GX-4i2 and GX-5i3. www.leupold.com/golf.
Visit Mississippi Gulf Coast – Tucked away between New Orleans and Mobile there’s 62 miles of scenic coastline just waiting for you to discover. A little slice of southern coastal heaven, where waters are nice and calm thanks to our barrier islands. A place where you can paddle, swim and drift the day away. Great golf is abundant, with legendary designers like Jack Nicklaus, Arnold Palmer, Davis Love III, Mark McCumber, Jerry Pate, and Tom Fazio doing some of their best work there. Outstanding casino hotels like the IP Casino provide first-class lodging, gaming and nightlife. www.gulfcoast.org.
VPAR is the global leader in live golf scoring and world’s # 1 golf app. VPAR recreates the excitement of a PGA Tour event with real-time leaderboards on the course, in the clubhouse and live online. The company supplies over 900 golf outings each year ranging from Corporate and Charity tournaments to Club Championships and Celebrity Pro-Ams. The VPAR system also has an array of digital sponsorship inventory for charities to raise further revenue and provide a completely unique and interactive experience to engage with golfers on and off the course. www.vpar.com.
Wilson Golf – Since 1914, Wilson Golf has designed, manufactured and distributed premium and recreational golf equipment throughout the world. Wilson Golf irons have won 61 Major championships, more than any other iron manufacturer in history. Wilson Staff, Profile, ProStaff, and Hope consumer brands continue that tradition today by delivering the highest quality golf equipment to all golfers to enhance performance on the golf course and overall enjoyment of the game. www.wilsongolf.com.
The ING Spring Conference will be a blend of timely educational workshops and panels, networking at its best featuring the One-On-One Appointment Show, product testing in the Demo Lab and golf competitions. Guest speakers include famed golf instructor Dave Pelz and World Golf Foundation CEO Steve Mona.
The Opening Night Reception features a free trip through the World Golf Hall of Fame & Museum, and a night golf extravaganza featuring Glowgear will take place Monday night.