July 15, 2016 | Palm Beach Gardens, FL Golfweek renews as a Supporting Partner of EWGA with the new agreement including a weekly Golfweek article in the Association's e-newsletter and complimentary EWGA memberships for some of the brand's key female employees. Founded in 1991 as the Executive Women's Golf Association, EWGA is the largest women-focused national amateur golf association in the United States with Chapters located in more than 100 cities as well as international Chapters in Bermuda, Canada and Italy.
"We greatly appreciate the ongoing support of Golfweek as an EWGA Supporting Partner," said Pam Swensen, EWGA CEO. "Beth Ann Nichols is such a well-respected golf journalist and brand ambassador for Golfweek. We are delighted to add a Golfweek Corner to our weekly Connections newsletter, with links to her insightful writing."
The complimentary memberships will allow key women in Golfweek to participate and network with EWGA members at local, regional and national events.
"We're excited to continue this partnership because we know that EWGA members share our passion for the game of golf," said Patti Green, president of Turnstile Media Group, Golfweek's parent company. "We congratulate the Association on its 25th anniversary and ongoing commitment to bringing and keeping more women in the game."
A recent PGA of America survey found that EWGA represents more than $63 million in annual golf-related spending, with members playing an average of 42 18-hole equivalent rounds each year.
Serving enthusiasts who are truly passionate about the game of golf, the Golfweek brand includes Golfweek magazine, the Golfweek Digital Network, Golfweek Events, Golfweek Custom Media, The Golf Wire and TurfNet.com. Golfweek is part of Turnstile Media Group, which specializes in developing diverse media platforms that engage and strengthen the communities they serve. Founded in 1990 and headquartered in Orlando, Florida, Turnstile Media Group is also the parent of Professional Artist, Winter Park/Maitland Observer, Central Florida Senior and Turnstile Connect.
The EWGA is THE Golf Community for Women. With Chapters in more than 100 communities throughout the United States, EWGA is locally connected and nationally respected. The organization holds thousands of golf, social and networking opportunities throughout the country as well as major national competitions and events. Its members are a diverse group of women from new to experienced golfers and cover a broad spectrum of career paths. For more information visit EWGA.
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