Earlier this month, Professional Golf Planners of America (PGPA) announced the promotion of Jane Martin to president and the addition of John Hartig as the organization’s new CFO. This week, the PGPA added to its momentum by bringing aboard Nicole Madigan as the organization’s Digital Marketing Manager. Working closely with the PGPA Executive Team, Nicole will drive 2019 initiatives, brand new programs, and so much more. Ecstatic about the new addition, PGPA CEO, Tony Comperchio, exclaims, “Nicole’s extensive experience and background working with many of today’s trending social media and other digital marketing platforms makes her a perfect fit for the PGPA team. Her ‘can-do’ attitude is a welcome addition to the team! Striving to continually grow and develop the PGPA brand, Nicole is going to play an important role with this process. I’m excited for her in her role as Digital Marketing Manager.” With a successful 2018 nearing the final weeks and months, PGPA will be unveiling a number of new announcements that are sure to enhance the PGPA brand.
Professional Golf Planners of America, LLC. (PGPA) has expanded its executive team. Jane Martin has been promoted from CFO to President of PGPA. “Jane’s commitment to PGPA and its clients over the past two years has ensured success at each outing. Her attention to detail and vast knowledge of the golf outing industry help make the launch of PGPA the success it is today,” exclaims PGPA Chairman and CEO, Anthony “Tony” Comperchio. Jane will continue to report to the CEO as she works to develop the PGPA brand.
PGPA introduces John Hartig as the new PGPA Chief Financial Officer (CFO). John brings an abundance of related experience to the executive team as PGPA expands into new markets and new services. John’s expertise will allow the brand to reach new milestones and service more clients. Effective immediately, Mr. Hartig will be responsible for the financial direction of the brand and report to the PGPA CEO, Anthony “Tony” Comperchio, and PGPA President, Jane Martin. “I’m excited to announce the appointment of Mr. John Hartig as the new CFO of Professional Golf Planners of America, LLC. John brings a considerable amount of knowledge and experience to PGPA from his many years spent in the finance industry. He will play a significant role in building the PGPA brand as we grow the business and expand our services,” says Comperchio. Mr. Hartig has a wide-ranging manufacturing background with domestic and foreign operations; over the past ten years, he has been working in Mid-Michigan’s healthcare industry with most of that time spent in strategic and financial planning. John will play a significant role in building the PGPA brand and its finances as PGPA grows the business and expand its services
“As we continually strive to grow the business and its brand, I feel these changes enable PGPA to do just that, and I look forward to working both Jane & John in their new roles,” adds Comperchio. To learn more about PGPA and its events or services, don’t forget to sign up to receive the PGPA Newsletter!
Professional Golf Planners of America, LLC. (PGPA) is proud to introduce Mr. Chris Myers as its General Manager. Mr. Myers has spent his entire career in the golf industry, bringing over 25 years of executive management experience to the PGPA team. Chris has a Bachelor of Science, Business Administration from Century University. He continued his education with programs at Michigan State University, Harvard Law School, and University of Georgia. His past work experience includes positions as golf course superintendent, general manager, and consultant. During that time, he’s worked with many of the top names in the golf industry. Chris brings a wealth of knowledge and talent to the PGPA team – one that’s looking to grow the business as they launch several new initiatives in 2018. “With Chris as our General Manager, PGPA is positioned to provide even better service to our ever-growing client base,” says PGPA Chairman and CEO, Tony Comperchio. Come and say Hi Chris and the PGPA team this weekend at the Michigan Golf Show at the Suburban Collection Showplace located in Novi, Michigan, March 9 thru the 11th.
Professional Golf Planners of America, LLC. (PGPA) is pleased to announce the addition of Golf Ball Launch Cannons to its list of service offerings. Perfect for golf outings of all sizes, Golf Ball Launch Cannons offer event participants a competitive chance to drive the green on a par 4. There’s no need to use your driver; simply launch your way to the green using one of PGPA’s NEW Golf Ball Launch Cannons. Over the years, we’ve found that event attendees love an interactive golf experience, and these NEW Golf Ball Launch Cannons do just that.
Looking to boost your event’s revenue? Blast your way to bigger profits by adding PGPA’s Golf Ball Launch Cannons to your outings games and contests. This fun new contest adds additional revenue for your charity while adding excitement for your golfers. It’s a win-win for everybody involved! Be the talk of the town by adding PGPA’s Golf Ball Launch Cannons to your event! PGPA Golf Ball Launch Cannons can be hired as a standalone service, or they can be packaged in a complete PGPA golf event.
Professional Golf Planners of America, LLC. (PGPA) is launching several new initiatives in 2018. Working with its Regional Sponsor Partners, PGPA is offering multiple non-profit golf event sponsorship opportunities. This new and creative way of raising money for charities is truly a win for all participating groups. Maximizing your charitable contribution dollars over multiple golf events throughout the calendar year allows your company greater exposure to a larger audience. These multiple golf event sponsorship opportunities provides maximum visibility for your donation dollars while dealing with one management company. Your tax-deductible charitable receipts will be distributed back to your company from PGPA’s non-profit clients based on the specific events you’ve supported and in accordance to IRS tax 1771 guidelines.
PGPA specializes in uniquely customized golf events; and as a result, created this NEW opportunity for businesses who want to give back to Local, Regional and National non-profit partners.
Many companies align themselves with one specific charity while others distribute their contributions to several. With PGPA’s new Regional Sponsorship Program; a company can choose to support one or multiple non–profit golf events. In addition, participating businesses can choose how much they want to contribute to each charity event.
Example: Company “A” donates $ 10,000.00 towards PGPA Regional Sponsorship program. They choose which PGPA events and how much money they would like to donate to each charity. If the company wants to spread the money out across more events; here is an example of what it can look like for a company wanting to interact across five events:
Sign up before Feb. 16th and receive additional value for your donation dollars!
Receive an additional 15% on your donation dollars by signing up before February 16, 2018.
A $10,000.00 contribution becomes $11,500.00. Your $5,000.00 donation becomes $5,750.00.
Here’s how it works for $10,000 regional sponsorship:
Charity # 1: Helps children
They choose the Title Sponsorship position for this particular event is $5,000.00
Charity # 2: Helps environment
They choose the Beverage Sponsor position for this particular event is $2,500.00
Charity # 3: Helps Military Veterans
They choose the Hole in One Sponsorship for this golf event is $2,500.00
Charity # 4: Breast Cancer
They choose the Gold Hole Sponsorship for this golf event is $750.00
Charity # 5: Autism Awareness
They choose the Silver Hole Sponsorship for this event is $500.00