View this email in your browser
Previous E-Newsletters

Monday, October 24, 2022

Presenting Sponsor:
The Farley Cup begins this Thursday at Deepdale Golf Club and thanks to Summit Golf Brands, our competing professionals will be dressed in style and comfort! 

The John Farley Cup helps celebrate the service and dedication of John Farley, our long-time Tournament Director who died suddenly in 2008. The event will feature the top 12 players from Long Island (Team Zero Restriction) competing against the top 12 players from Westchester (Team B.Draddy, to include Fairfield and Upstate counties as well). 
Click the buttons below to contact our Summit Golf Brands Met Section Reps for information on their products, and to see who will compete for the coveted title!
Summit Golf Brands Directory
Farley Cup Event Page
New and Noteworthy
The Met PGA Fall Meeting is 2 days away! The Meeting will be held on Wednesday, October 26th at Garden City Country Club and will include golf. 

Click the button below to register:
2023 Proposed Board of Directors Slate
Governance Overview
The 2022 Met PGA Special Awards Dinner will be held on Thursday, November 10th at Westchester Country Club. We look forward to a night of honoring our well-deserved award recipients: 

Merchandiser of the Year (Public): Doug Jansen, Brentwood CC
Merchandiser of the Year (Private): Kirk Satterfield, Westhampton GC
Player of the Year: Alex Beach, Westchester Country Club
Player Development Award: Nick Novak, The Golf Performance Center
Youth Player Development Award: Anthony Rodriguez,  First Tee of Metropolitan NY
Patriot Award: Ed Kelly, Cherry Valley CC
Deacon Palmer Award: Lee Kaiser, Long Island National GC
Professional Development Award: John Hobbins, Greenside Golf Academy
Bill Strausbaugh Award: Tim Garvin, South Fork CC
Teacher of the Year: Anthony Cancro, Pine Hollow CC
Professional of the Year: Carl Alexander, Golf Club of Purchase
2022 Sam Snead Award: Gene Bernstein

Click the button below to learn more and purchase tickets!
Purchase Tickets
Russell Industries Acquires JBA Awards

JBA Awards, longtime supplier of trophies and awards to the golfing industry has been acquired by Russell Industries, Lynbrook, NY.

“Our background in customer service, logistics, and distribution coupled with the tremendous reputation of JBA as a valued member of the golfing community make this an ideal match” offers company President, Adam Russell. “In particular we are excited about the recent surge in the golf market and particularly the growth in the country club segment”. We look forward to working with Jim and Lorna Boas as they continue to work with our team to insure the best possible solutions and customer service for our valued clients”.

Jim Boas states “we have enjoyed a seamless transition and are confident that we will be able to continue to provide our customer base with the best product and response time to each individual need in the industry”.

Please continue to contact JBA at their website and their existing phone number 516-593-8800.

JBA will be exhibiting at the upcoming 2023 PGA show in Orlando where we look forward to meeting again with the industry.

Looking the Metropolitan PGA
By Steve Elias, PGA     Met PGA Historian
With the 2022 World Series looming ahead, please enjoy this piece written by Met PGA Historian, Steve Elias, highlighting the incredible history and story of Ralph Terry!
Looking Back...At The Metropolitan PGA - Feature Column
Tournament Updates
Tournament Purses
We will no longer be paying purses by check, you must sign up for ACH/Electronic Payment through Workday. If you do not have a Workday account, please click here to set up a New Contestant account. If you need to add your bank information to an Existing Contestant account, please click here.

If you need assistance, please e-mail Kaitlin Sabbagh

2022 Tournament Schedule
New Employment Opportunities
Check out the available Head Professional and Director of Golf opportunities below in the Met Section:

Nissequogue Golf Club
Seeking a Head Professional

Innis Arden Golf Club
Seeking a Head Professional

Employment Listing

Our Employment Listing is updated almost everyday, be sure to check it out. You may post a job opening on the web site by contacting staff directly or submitting an online form by clicking
Employment Listing
New Master Professional

Congratulations to Brian Crowell, PGA on becoming a Master Professional in Teaching & Coaching! 
Keep In Mind Multi-Factor Authentication 
Multi-factor authentication to log onto has officially launched. If you have a cell phone, please follow these 
Text Message Authentication directions. If you do not have a cell phone, please contact membership services at 1-800-474-2776.
Registration for the 2023 PGA Show is now open! The PGA Show returns to Orlando January 24th - 27th. Early bird pricing ends December 1st! Click the link below to register early and save!
Register Today!
Michael Smith, PGA To Run NYC Marathon
with Team PGA REACH!
PGA of America Player Engagement Consultant, Michael Smith, PGA, is set to run the NYC Marathon with Team PGA REACH on November 6th and he needs our help! Mike is eager to represent our Section as he strives to make us part of the cause! Donate today to support Mike and Team PGA REACH!
Click Here to Donate!
Ahead | Adidas Golf | Anheuser Busch | AR Golf | Associates Golf Car Service | Beam Suntory | BirdieBox | BlueGolf | Bushnell | Callaway Golf | Cleveland/Srixon/XXIO | Connecticut Business Systems | Clippd | Club Car | Club Up |  Cobra Puma Golf | Corona Premier | Doc Murphy | Donald Ross Sportswear | Earth Networks | Evolve Golf | EZ UP | Fairway Golf Car | Fireside Outdoor | FootJoy | Foresight Sports | GOLFFOREEVER | Golf Max | Golfzon | Heritage Creations | Imperial | Jack Jolly & Son Inc. | JBA Awards | Kirk & Matz | Lenox Advisors | Lincoln | Maui Jim | Michael Hebron | Middleton Golf Group | Mizuno | Mohegan Sun | Monster Energy | Morell Studios | National Car Rental | Next Round Golf | Paul McManus | PGA Tour | PING | POLO Golf | Precise Yardage Books | Prize Possessions | Remedy+ | Rolex | Signature Golf | Signs by the Sea | Straight Down | Summit Golf Brands | Swing Catalyst | TagMarshal | TaylorMade | Teemark | Therabody | Titleist | Tom Viola | Toptracer |  Travelling the Fairways | Turtleson | Vortex Weather Insurance | Winston Collection | Yamaha
Met PGA Directory
Like, Comment, and Share YOUR Stories

This email was sent to <<Email Address>>
why did I get this?    unsubscribe from this list    update subscription preferences
PGA of America · 49 KNOLLWOOD RD · Suite 200 · Elmsford, NY 10523 · USA