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Monday, March 6, 2023

2023 Partner & Sponsor Reveal!
We are excited to reveal our Partners & Sponsors for the 2023 season! Visit the Met PGA Directory at the button below for more information on these companies including Sales Representatives, catalogs, websites, social media, and more! 

Keep an eye out for more to come! 
Adidas Golf, Ahead, American Brick Bourbon, Anheuser Busch, Associate's Golf Car Service, BirdieBox, BlueGolf, Bushnell, Callaway Golf, Cleveland/Srixon, Clippd, Club Car, ClubUP, Cobra Puma, Connecticut Business Systems, Corona Premier, Donald Ross, Earth Networks, Ernst & Young, Evolve Golf, EZGO, EZUP, Fairway Golf Car, Foresight Sports, Golfforever, GolfMax, Golfzon, Heritage Creations, Holderness & Bourne, Imperial, Jack Jolly, JBA Awards, Kirk & Matz, Lenox Advisors, Maui Jim, Michael Hebron, Middleton Golf Group, Mizuno, Mohegan Sun, National Car Rental, Next Round, OnForm, Paul McManus-Cutter/Pukka/Garb, PGA TOUR, PING, POLO Golf, Prize Possessions, PROTAG, PXG, Rolex, Signature Golf, Signs by the Sea, Silvercrest Asset Management, The Skins App, STITCH, Straight Down, Summit Brands, TagMarshal, TaylorMade, Titleist/FootJoy, Tom Viola, TopTracer, Travelling the Fairways, Turtleson, UpperHandGolf, Vibe Tumblers, XXIO
Met PGA Directory
Save the Dates 
Brae Burn Country Club will host our Annual Met PGA Spring Meeting on Monday, April 10th to kick off the start of the golf season! 

In addition to conducting association business including plans and goals for the upcoming season, the Spring Meeting is an opportunity for members of the Metropolitan Section to interact with representatives from our Partner and Sponsor companies, whose support fuels our activities and operations. At the conclusion of the membership meeting, the Partner companies will be introduced, and those representatives will enjoy a luncheon among Section members prior to our opening golf event where partner engagement will continue on the golf course.

Registration coming soon!
New and Noteworthy
PGA of America Introduces Member Deferred Compensation Program
PGA of America has created a plan whereby PGA Members that participate in programs that meet specified performance objectives can earn a contribution towards a deferred compensation fund. This is now an accessible vehicle to accumulate wealth towards a more comfortable retirement. Click the button below to learn more on the program and to sign up!
Deferred Compensation Sign Up
VETWORKS is an initiative of the Met PGA Foundation that helps pair military veterans with employment opportunities at Met Section golf courses.

If anyone has any part-time positions consisting of light duty that you are looking to fill for the 2023 season, please send job descriptions to Kelli Clayton at
Educational Opportunities
Creating a Culture That Motivates
Tuesday, March 7th at 10:00AM 

John Eades will talk to moderator and Head Professional at Wee Burn Country Club, Sam Wiley to conduct a discussion on the development of a positive work culture for club professionals.
Player Engagement Educational Webinars 
Player Engagement Consultant, Mike Smith, will be hosting a webinar series discussing player engagement. Click the button below for the full webinar series schedule and information on how to join the call! 
Webinar Dates and Information
Click the button below to view upcoming seminars happening over the next few months!
Education Page
Dave Fusco Appointed General Manager at Osiris
After opening the golf course and spending the last 20 years successfully developing Patriot Hills Golf Club into one of the preeminent public golf courses in the area, Dave Fusco has resigned from the Town of Stony Point. He will be immediately moving on to his next project, representing new ownership at Osiris Country Club as their PGA General Manager.

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
Met PGA Tournament Dues Are Now Open!
Click Here to Register for Tournament Dues

Click the button below to view the tentative 2023 Tournament Schedule. Tournaments will be added to the schedule as dates are confirmed. 
2023 Tournament Schedule
Keep In Mind
Met PGA Compensation Survey
We have restructured our Met PGA Compensation Survey to a digital platform for ease of use, updating some of the terminology in the process. As you will see, we are also gathering data about golf operations budget and total rounds to create some comparables regarding service levels.

PGA Members earn 1 PDR for completing the survey and an additional 1 PDR for opting into the PGA of America survey.
Complimentary Access to the 2023 Masters Tournament

As a courtesy extended by Augusta National Golf Club, Class A PGA Members, Life Members and Master Professional Members only may receive complimentary daily access to the 2023 Masters Tournament. Learn more here.
PGA Financial Assistance Fund Scholarship 
The deadline to apply for The PGA Financial Assistance Fund Scholarship is April 10, 2023. 

Scholarship Eligibility Requirements
Students must have at least a 3.4 cumulative GPA, be a child or grandchild of a PGA Member in good standing, and who hasn’t exceeded the limit of two scholarships during undergraduate studies. Scholarships are not available for graduate students.
Drive, Chip, & Putt registration is now open! Click here to visit the DCP website and view qualifying sites. 
Player Registration is now OPEN! Now is the perfect time to register as a Coach for the 2023 PGA Jr. League season! Click here to register!
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