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PGA Members

The 2014 PGA Merchandise Show provides PGA Professionals with the opportunity to earn over to 35 MSR Credits. You can earn credits simply by walking the show floor, testing the latest equipment at Demo Day, attending conference sessions and more.

Monday, Jan. 20 2014

Title Time Credits
PGA Youth Family Summit   9 MSR Education Credits

Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2014

Title Time Credits
PGA Show Demo Day 9:00am-5:00pm 4MSR Credits
Instructional Workshop 10:00am-5:00pm (1 hour sessions) 1MSR Credit per session
FlightScope Workshop
With a 30 minute lunch break
8:30am-2:00pm 5MSR Education Credits
AGM Retail Conference 9:00am-2:00pm 5 MSR Education Credits
AGM Product Preview   2 MSR Credits

Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014

Title Time Credits
PGA Education 8:00am-5:00pm 1MSR Credit per hour of Education
PGA Show Attendance   Up to 2 Credits can be earned for three days of attendance

Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014

Title Time Credits
PGA Education 8:00am-5:00pm 1MSR Credit per hour of Education

Friday, Jan 24, 2014

Title Time Credits
PGA Education 8:00am-10:15am 1MSR Credit per hour of Education

Additional Events

Title Time Credits

PGA Member Business Center Seminars

  1MSR Credit per hour of Education
PGA Town Hall Meeting   1 MSR Meeting Credit

PGA Member Business Center Schedule

Time Slot Wednesday, January 22, 2014 Thursday, January 23, 2014 Friday, January 24, 2014
8:30A - 10:00A
"Put Me in Coach" PGA Junior League Golf
Bob Baldassari, PGA
Grow Your Value Now - Focusing on Service Plus Value Added Sales
PGA Employment Consultants
10:15A - 11:45A
"First Things First, Start With a Plan" Building a Successful Teaching Program
Player Development Regional Managers
Lessons, Leagues and Tournaments Made Easy: The PGA’s Program Manager
Ken Clay
The A, B, C's and 1, 2, 3's of Starting Your Own PGA Junior League Team
Bob Baldassari, PGA 
12:00P - 1:30P
Employer Communication Planning - Your Key to Job Security
PGA Employment Consultants
Utilizing PGA Resources - Your Competitive Edge
PGA Employment Consultants
Solving the Job Search Puzzle - Steps to Achieving Your Career Goals
PGA Employment Consultants
1:45P - 3:15P
CPP 2.0, MPP 2.0, Legacy New Opportunities for PGA Members
Seth Ray, PGA      Todd Sammons, PGA
PGA of America Staff 
 
Town Hall
Ted Bishop, PGA, President
Peter Bevacqua, CEO
PGA of America
Thursday   2:30p.m-3:30p.m.
3:30P - 4:30P
"Get Golf Ready - Starting With The End in Mind"
Mike O'Donnell
PGA of America Staff
Tim Krebs

PGA Employment Consultants
PGA Member Research 
PGA Player Development
PGA Education
PGA Town Hall 
PGA Business Development 

PGA of America Awards Night

The PGA of America Awards Night will begin promptly at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, January 22, 2014, in the Linda W. Chapin Auditorium at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando. The PGA of America will again stage the presentation of its most prestigious national awards in one setting at the 2014 PGA Merchandise Show. The Awards Night is regarded as one of the high points of the PGA of America each year. A reception will be held immediately following the conclusion of the PGA of America Awards Night.

The honorees will include:

PGA Golf Professional of the Year: Michael Doctor, PGA
PGA Teacher of the Year: Lou Guzzi, PGA
Horton Smith Award: John Hughes, PGA
Bill Strausbaugh Award: Daniel Pasternak, PGA
PGA Junior Golf Leader: Nicole Weller, PGA
Player Development Award: Jordan Young, PGA
Resort Facilities Merchandiser of the Year: Josue Reyes, PGA
Private Facilities Merchandiser of the Year: Scott Paris, PGA
Public Facilities Merchandiser of the Year: Rick Kline, PGA
First Lady of Golf Award: Annika Sorenstam
Patriot Award: Bob Beach, PGA