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ROLE IN GOLF


The PGA of America’s commitment to achieving greater diversity in participation in the game and business of golf is a component of the Association’s strategic and annual business plans. Scholarship programs introduce young people of color to the golf profession, Play Golf America Days in minority communities and successful supplier diversity initiatives provide minority and women owned businesses access to the $76 billion golf industry. The PGA of America is proud to be a leader of diversity and inclusion in the golf industry through our workforce, supplier, member and player programs.

Supplier Spotlights

October 27, 2012 – Initiative Spotlight on Partner OrganizationsView the Golf Industry Supplier Diversity Initiative - Spotlight on Partner Organizations 2012
In 2011 several leading golf organizations, including the Club Managers Association of America (CMAA), Golf Course Superintendents Association of America (GCSAA), National Golf Course Owners Association (NGCOA) and the World Golf Foundation (WGF) partnered with The PGA of America in support of the Golf industry Supplier Diversity Initiative. In this special Spotlight, the heads of these organizations discuss their support of the Initiative.

October 27, 2012 – PGA Qualified Diverse Supplier Spotlight on LR Johnson Associates
Larry Johnson, owner of specialty-foods company LR Johnson Associates, discusses his company’s success to date with the Golf Industry Supplier Diversity Initiative.

July 1, 2012 – PGA Qualified Diverse Supplier Spotlight on LR Johnson Associates
Larry Johnson, owner of specialty-foods company LR Johnson Associates, discusses his company’s success to date with the Golf Industry Supplier Diversity Initiative.

March 29, 2010 – PGA Qualified Diverse Supplier Spotlight on The Convention Store
This month Elaine Curl, President and CEO of The Convention Store, discusses her company’s success to date with the Golf Industry Supplier Diversity Initiative.

October 1, 2009 – PGA Qualified Diverse Supplier Spotlight on Validex Employment Screening Services
This month David Foxx, CEO of Validex Employment Screening Services, speaks on his company’s success to date with the Golf Industry Supplier Diversity Initiative.

August 11, 2009 – PGA Qualified Diverse Supplier Spotlight on Enterprise Content Solutions
This month Keith Elzia, president of Enterprise Content Solutions (formerly NS-Group), discusses his company’s success to date with the Golf Industry Supplier Diversity Initiative.