The Big Golf Show
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The Big Golf Show is a podcast about everything within the golf industry. Focused on the business of golf, The Big Golf Show aims to bring education and knowledge to golf professionals, golf course owners, teaching professionals, industry reps, and anyone else within the golf business. Our goal is to provide entertaining and informative talks and interviews with some of the “movers and shakers” within our industry. We’ll cover a wide range of topics within the business of golf to give you an edge on your competition. This podcast is brought to you by the founders of Golf Web Design, a web and marketing company for golf. Erick Arbe and Nick Ondrako are two PGA Professionals with a passion for the business of golf that wanted to create a way for everyone in the golf industry to benefit from what some of the top businessmen and women are doing to improve their businesses.
||Episode #022 – Bob Ford||We got to sit down and talk with PGA Head Professional Bob Ford who most would consider “The Ultimate Golf Professional”. Bob is the Head Professional at both Oakmont & Seminole golf clubs, he is in the PGA Golf Professional Hall of Fame,||5/30/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||Episode #021 – Shawn Rogers||We talk with the CEO and Founder of Pukka Headwear – Shawn Rogers. Shawn shares his story and love of entrepreneurship with us- taking us way back to the beginning of how he launched the most successful headwear company in golf.||5/30/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||Episode #020 – Julie Chang||We talk with business strategist and media genius Julie Chang about the changing face of golf course marketing. This is an awesome discussion about really brining your business up to speed with the digital world and all the new exciting opportunities t.||5/30/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||Episode #019 – Nicole Weller||We talk with the PGA of America’s 2013 Junior Golf Leader on the state of junior golf and pursuing your teaching goals.||5/17/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||Episode #018 – Rick Lucas||The Director of Clemson Universities PGA PGM Program joins us to talk about the state of the game, market research and how the PGM has changed the golf industry.||5/17/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||Episode #017 – Andrew Rice||One of the most respected Trackman aficionados joins us to talk about teaching, technology, and using Trakman as a teaching tool.||5/17/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||Episode #016 – Allen Wronowski||Honorary President of the PGA of America Allen Wronowski joins us to talk about the state of the game and Golf 2.0.||5/17/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||Episode #015 – Michael Doctor||We sit down and talk with 2013 PGA Professional of the year Michael Doctor from Skaneateles Country Club in Skaneateles, N.Y. Michael shares some great stories with us about how he got started in the business,||4/29/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||Episode #014 – Ted Bishop||We talk with PGA of America President Ted Bishop about his career path, what the PAT taught him, the state of the game, the new Task force, hackgolf.org, and some hot-button topics in golf including: Get Golf Ready Entrepreneurship Task Force Ban on An.||3/30/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||Episode #013 – Rob Stocke||In this episode we sit down with Rob Stocke, PGA Professional and Director of Instruction at the Golf Club of Georgia. We talk about: New technologies in teaching The business of golf instruction Launch monitors and the MATT Room Learning while playing.||4/22/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||Episode #012 – The Business||We chat about getting your golf business ready for the 2013 season and beyond. Having spoken to tons of golf courses, teaching professionals and owners this winter – we have compiled a list of the “hot topics” and best practices that summarize our||3/22/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||Episode #011 – Brendon Elliott||In this episode, we sit down with PGA Professional, Brendon Elliott. Brendon started the Little Linksters Foundation – a junior golf foundation that provides golf instruction and tournaments in a safe and fun atmosphere.||3/18/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||Episode #010 – Chip Beck||In this episode we chat with Mr. 59 himself, Chip Beck. Chip is currently playing on the Champions Tour and working with his wife on a training aid that launched in 2012 at the PGA Merchandise Show. We talk with Chip about: Business Startups The Power .||3/6/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||Episode #009 – Carl Alexander||Carl Alexander, the 2012 Horton Smith Award winner and Director of Golf at The Golf Club of Purchase joins us to talk about his journey through golf. We talk about education, sharing information, and getting the word out about golf.||2/27/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||Episode #008 – Gary Vaynerchuk||We talk with the world famous, best selling author and business genius Gary Vaynerchuk. Gary started selling wine with his family business “Discount Liquors” – then changed the name to Wine Library and began his web tv series “Wine Library TV”||2/22/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||Episode #007 – The Business||We jump into all things SEO, Analytics, and Rankings. There is this “black stigma” around SEO, like it’s some form of dark magic. We talk about how it’s rather tame and easy to make sure your results are the way you want them.||2/14/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||Episode #006 – With George Kahrhoff||We sit down and talk with PGA Head Professional George Kahrhoff from Castle Pines Country Club. George is the 2012 Merchandiser of the Year for Private Facilites. We talk about many exciting topics such as: Networking Enhancing Your Career in the Golf .||2/8/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||Episode #005 – With Mike Fay||We talk with Mike about his Twitter show, building his brand, networking, and the growth of golf. How #askthepro Began The Tweetup Commercial The ROI of Social Networking Filming for YouTube Balancing Work & Branding Getting Through Michigan Winters||2/1/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||Episode #004 – With Bobby Clampett||Talking with Bobby Clampett about his playing days, his contribution to teaching, how he is on pace to be the first A-3 Master Professional and the current state of the game. Broadcasting Days Style vs. Impact Teaching Styles Social Media Balancing Pla.||1/28/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||Episode #003 – The Business||We discuss branding your business & golf course through enhancing your image and making it more relationship based. We also answer the question, “How do I make money from my website?” and dive into several options plus the pros and cons of each.||1/26/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||Episode #002 – With Chris Hart||Chris Hart, President & Founder of V1 Sports sits down and talks golf. In this show we cover: The interesting history of V1 Sports How technology should be making golf instruction easy and faster Building relationships with your clients Using mobile ph.||1/25/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||Episode #001 – The Business||In this episode of The Big Golf Show, we introduce our show, discuss social media, pet peeves, and ways that golf courses can use social media to increase their relationship with their customers. Have a topic you would like to chat about?||1/23/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
This podcast is a great resource for the entire golf industry! Interesting topics and good humor make these podcasts very enjoyable.
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:) We are having a great time with the Show - enjoy!