New PGA of America Hub – a PGA Member and Association Pavilion

Attendees will enter the PGA Show floor to an all-new PGA of America Hub featuring a golf experiential activation, an industry presentation stage, a PGA Frisco preview, PGA coaching demonstrations, daily contests, a PGA Professional Lounge and a “Make Golf Your Thing” information center. PGA Professionals will also have access to PGA Career Services personnel, League Golf and charitable initiatives and information on PGA Partner benefits.

Industry Stage – featuring a full schedule of programming from the PGA of America in collaboration with industry leaders addressing golf trends, player development, talent acquisition, inclusion initiatives and industry best practices.

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Golf Experiential Area – featuring a practice putting green and simulator (powered by aboutGolf) for PGA Coach demonstrations and recordings, special events and PGA Professional contests.

  • PGA Professional Contests include:

o  Hole in One—the first PGA Professional (limit to one (1) winner) to make the first hole in one will be awarded an official Ryder Cup Car.

o  Presented by Club Car
Reed Exhibitions, a division of RELX Inc. is not affiliated with or responsible for any aspect of any this contest in any way. All participants explicitly release and hold harmless Reed Exhibitions, a division of RELX Inc., and each of its parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, and divisions; and each of their respective directors, officers, employees, agents, shareholders and successors from any and all liability associated with the contest.

o  Closest to the Hole—three (3) PGA Professionals who get closest to the hole each Show day will be awarded with a $100 AMEX check (nine (9) winners total). The PGA Professional who gets closest to the hole, or a hole in one (separate from the contest above) across all three Show days will be awarded an additional $100 AMEX check.

o  Presented by CapTech
VOID WHERE PROHIBITED. Open to U.S. residents of 50 US & DC, 18+ years. Begins 8:30am on 1/26/22; Ends 12:00pm on 1/28/22. 3 Prizes each day: $100 Amex® card. View officia­­l rules and entry. Sponsor: Reed Exhibitions, a division of RELX Inc.

Trophy Photo Opportunities – Ryder Cup, PGA Championship and KPMG Women’s PGA Championship trophies will be on display for photo opportunities.

Prominent Coach Presentations – the PGA will be hosting a number of coaching shows and sessions throughout PGA Show hours.

Learn more about the Association Departments & Partners Connecting with PGA Professionals:

Learn how to promote you and your facility with Coach Profiles on PGA.com. Coach profiles feature Lead Generation so that Coaches can take advantage of the visits to PGA.com to grow their business. At the PGA Hub, professionally record a :30 coaching video (available Wednesday and Thursday) for distribution on PGA.com or to your home audience.  Learn how to use the PGA Coach app for lesson booking and how to use the app to create and promote your group events.

The mission of PGA REACH is to positively impact the lives of youth, military, and diverse populations by enabling access to PGA Professionals, PGA Sections, and the game of golf. Stop by for a one-stop shop for Patriot Golf Day Registration with personalized help and the ability to ask any questions about the process including Patriot Golf Days strategy and approach in 2022. 

Research has shown that the majority of people play golf for three main reasons: to socialize, to escape or to compete. Uncovering the "why" behind these choices provides PGA Coaches with the opportunity to better inspire, engage, convert, and retain golfers, and the PGA of America’s dedicated League Golf staff are here to help.

League Golf is committed to helping PGA Coaches create and increase value by building communities at their facilities around PGA-branded programming, which includes PGA Jr. League, PGA Family Cup, PGA Junior Golf Camps, Drive, Chip & Putt, National High School Golf Association (NHSGA), National Collegiate Club Golf Association (NCCGA) and City Tour.

Led by a team of Regional League Managers spanning all 41 PGA Sections, PGA Coaches can receive expert guidance at the League Golf booth within the PGA Hub as well as hear from their successful peers in Room W207A at seminars and panels hosted throughout the week.

Our Purpose: To Enhance the Personal and Professional Lives of PGA Professionals

Our Mission: To build trusting relationships with PGA Professionals, PGA Sections, and Golf Industry Employers/Stakeholders to support the achievement of their professional goals.

Our Vision: Continue to enhance our profile as the industry leader in employment-related matters through the leadership advancement and career development of PGA and Industry Professionals.

Our Stakeholders:

Members & Associates:

  • Personal/Professional Development
  • Job Search
  • Professional Education

Employers

  • Talent Search & Recruitment
  • Education
  • Information Resource

Sections

  • Connection to PGAHQ
  • Trusted resource & partner
  • Extension of staff

Make Golf Your Thing’ is a collaborative effort across the golf industry to ensure the future of golf is open to everyone. This multi-faceted, multi-year campaign will work to invite more people to the sport from all backgrounds to enjoy the game of a lifetime – their way. The movement is underway, and we hope you’ll join us.

AIG Retirement Services is excited to be in the new PGA of America Hub! Learn more about the PGA Golf Retirement Plus (GRP) Program and create a game plan for life with GRP Specialists. Specialists will be available for one-on-one retirement planning sessions, answer questions and provide guidance.

With 20+ years of Partnership, PepsiCo is a proud supporter of the PGA of America. We welcome you to stop by and say Hello!

Visit Sagacity Golf in the PGA of America Hub to see the new PGA Operations Benchmark and learn about Sagacity’s entire suite of revenue-generating tools. The free PGA Operations Benchmark is the only way to understand how your course compares to the market. It offers the first interactive picture of your overall facility performance and gives you the power to make informed decisions. Learn how to sign up or talk to our revenue management experts in the PGA Hub.