The NGF extends a warm welcome to the newest members of our community, a diverse group that spans all sectors of the golf industry.
These businesses and individuals share our common vision of being the most well-informed advocates for the growth of the game. Their membership, like many others, helps to underwrite the many research projects, publications and initiatives that NGF produces and undertakes on behalf of golf. Welcome!
Players Shield is a 100% natural, mineral based, eco-friendly sunscreen developed specifically with the needs of golfers in mind. That means its non-greasy formula is resistant to sweat, won’t sting your eyes on the golf course, and importantly, won’t interfere with your grip. Chemical and scent free, Players Shield actually goes on dry and is easy to apply, offering pro shops a unique specialty product.
Traub Capital is a New York-based global development advisory and investment firm that works with and invests in companies in the retail, consumer, fashion, and luxury industries. The company’s mission is to optimize and accelerate businesses across channels, geographies and classifications of products. Traub can help transform business strategies into realities by analyzing existing brand conditions, new growth opportunities, and goal-oriented strategies into direct future brand growth.
Neuropeak Pro develops training programs that strengthen the autonomic nervous system through heart rate variability training, neurofeedback, and biofeedback, helping improve productivity for a business unity or increase recovery, focus and creativity for an individual. Neuropeak works with professional athletes interested in improving their performance and recovery, C-Suite employees seeking increased productivity and better sleep, public speakers needing higher levels of creativity and focus, and entrepreneurs searching for better rest.
Sammartino, Stout & Lo Presti is a Real Estate Appraisal and Consulting company headquartered in Erie, Pennsylvania. They provide commercial, retail, industrial, multi-family and special use real estate appraisal — including golf courses — throughout Pennsylvania, Ohio, and New York.
Crosswater is a privately owned and operated golf and social club located in Sunriver, Oregon, just 15 miles South of Bend. Honored by Golf Digest as one of “America’s 100 Greatest Courses,” Crosswater is a traditional heathland-style layout designed by award-winning architect Bob Cupp. Situated on 600 scenic acres of woodlands and carefully preserved wetlands, Crosswater is threaded by the gently flowing Deschutes and Little Deschutes Rivers. Play is limited to members and resort guests only.
Erin Hills provides a golf experience like no other — routed across 652 acres of pristine land carved by icy rivers and streams from the last glacier to cover south central Wisconsin. The course, surrounded by wetlands and a river, with ground that consists of glacial till, was the host of the 2017 U.S. Open and offers a mix of traditional and modern elements. A walking-only destination, Erin Hills was designed with a minimalist approach and has been ranked among the top courses in the U.S.
The Landings Club on Skidaway Island is a private, gated community 12 miles from historic Savannah, Georgia, that features six 18-hole championship golf courses designed by architects such as Arnold Palmer, Tom Fazio and Arthur Hills. Set against a backdrop of stately hardwood forests, unspoiled saltwater marshes and pristine tidal creeks, each course is stylistically unique and showcases the natural beauty of Skidaway Island. The Landings Club also offers members access to two marinas, 31 tennis courts, 11 pickleball courts, eight bocce courts, six unique dining options, four clubhouses, five swimming pools and a 52,000 square foot wellness center.
Old Overton Club is an invitation-only private golf club in Vestavia Hills, Alabama, with a course was designed by Tom Fazio and former professional golfer Jerry Pate. Golf Digest rated Old Overton Club as one of the Best New Private Courses in 1994, and currently has it listed among the five best private clubs in Alabama. The mission of the developers and designers was to build a course that would transcend its surrounding residential development to become a world class golf club.
Located in Newport, California, Pelican Hill Golf Club offers 36 holes of world-class resort golf that weave through stunning terrain and breathtaking vistas, with every lie, every shot and every hole designed to perfectly complement the natural landscape. Designed by Tom Fazio, the Ocean North Course features panoramic views from every hole, while the Ocean South Course takes guests closest to the Pacific —with three holes directly on the coast. Included with both: Pelican Hill’s unmatched service and amenities, featuring professional forecaddies, impeccable practice facilities, plush men’s and women’s locker rooms, shoe attendants and club-cleaning service.
The National Golf Foundation is a community of individuals and golf businesses committed to being the most well-informed advocates for the growth of the industry. With the world’s largest research team dedicated to golf, NGF provides members with the most accurate and objective insights on the game. We help golf businesses better understand their market and grow their businesses. The NGF is the only association for everyone in golf, and we advocate for growth by educating and connecting our members.
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The National Golf Foundation is a community of individuals and golf businesses committed to being the most well-informed advocates for the growth of the industry.
With the world’s largest research team dedicated to golf, NGF provides members with the most accurate and objective insights on the game. We help golf businesses better understand their market and grow their businesses. The NGF is the only association for everyone in golf, and we advocate for growth by educating and connecting our members.
Thousands of members throughout the golf community continue to support NGF initiatives and have privileged access to a catalog of NGF research reports, including the Golf Industry Report, as well as more in-depth individual studies on golf participation and facilities.
Readers who enjoy and benefit from the NGF’s unique research, data and perspective are encouraged to consider a variety of membership options and levels starting at $250 annually for a golf facility and $550 a year for a golf business.
If interested, please contact Sandi at email@example.com or 561-354-1632.