From the Bright Ideas Archive: Spreading His Own Word
During a period when marketing dollars are as scarce as double-eagles, Mike Byce has simply used his own voice to spread the word about The Creek, the golf course he co-owns in Spartanburg, South Carolina... more
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95th PGA Championship
August 5-11, 2013
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NEW! Owner Insider Tip
NGCOA Purchasing Network Savings Calculator: Through the NGCOA Purchasing Network, members receive discounts, rebates and value-added benefits above and beyond their best negotiated deal. Calculate your potential savings and rebates using the calculator here... more
July Is Family Golf Month
During Family Golf Month, golf courses will offer a series of programs for families to learn and play golf together. Golf Courses in target markets will be offering family golf clinics, family golf play days, and free green fees for kids... more
Take Your Daughter to the Course Week
Running July 8-14, Take Your Daughter to the Course Week is a player-generating initiative designed to attract junior girls to the game and encourage family interaction on the course. Participating facilities simply offer at least one complimentary instructional clinic and free green fees to juniors accompanied by a paying adult.... more
Pepsi Extends Preferred Supplier Sponsorship Of NGCOA
The NGCOA announced that Pepsi has renewed its role as an industry-leading supplier to golf course owners and operators one of the association's Preferred Suppliers. The multiyear agreement includes revised rebates on Pepsi brand fountain products, as well as improved rebates on case purchases of bottle and can products... more
Club Car Operating Solution: Tournaments
Sometimes, it takes an unusual idea to get individuals interested in competing in a tournament. This strategy has worked nicely for Toad Valley Golf Course in Pleasant Hill, Iowa... more
OPERATING SOLUTIONS IS A MONTHLY FORUM PRESENTED BY NGCOA PREMIER PARTNER CLUB CAR TO PROVIDE INNOVATIVE IDEAS THAT HAVE INCREASED REVENUES AND/OR REDUCED OPERATING EXPENSES.