The golf landscape is diverse indeed, necessitating a catch-all miscellaneous category for businesses that don’t necessarily fall into a specific bucket.
Some companies have essentially created their own niche within the industry while others have grown into corporations with a varied portfolio of interests that run from course design to innovative technologies and consumer products.
There are club-fitters, instructional companies, golf course builders and construction companies, and a true pioneer in the field of golf travel and tourism. Also featured among the 11 noteworthy businesses in the miscellaneous category is perhaps the golf industry’s fastest-growing company, one that has helped shape the golf-entertainment market and redefine the sport’s participation measures.
The Nicklaus Companies encompass a wide variety of services dedicated to golf, but that also transcend the game. This ranges from course design to partnering on the development of world-class communities to apparel, equipment, instruction, and the licensing of lifestyle products, including a Jack Nicklaus-branded ice cream.View Company