Weekly updates during December 17-21, 2018 including PGA Winter Tournament Series Results, NENY PGA Job Board, and more.

Read the NENYPGA December 17th E-News Update



St. Lucie Trail Golf Club Update

PGA Winter Tournament Series Results

Shout out to a few of our members who headed south and competed in the PGA Tournament Series Presented by Golf Adivsors and hosted at the PGA Golf Club in Port St. Lucie, Fl.

Event #2 (December 3rd-4th) - Wanamaker Course
T4th - Scott Berliner, Assistant Professional, Hiland Park CC - 69
T4th - Mike Shine, Assistant Professional, Schuyler Meadows Club - 69
Event #3 (December 6th-7th) - Ryder Course
T24th - Scott Berliner, Assistant Proefssional, Hiland Park CC - 74-70-144
Event #4 (December 10th-11th) - Dye Course
T55th - Scott Berliner, Assistant Professional, Hiland Park CC - 75-82-157
Event #5 (December 13th-14th) - Wanamaker Course
T14th - Scott Berliner, Assistant Professional, Hiland Park CC - 74-69-143
Event #6 - To be played December 16th-17th

To view complete results of these events please click HERE

PGA Winter Series - Deadlines Approaching
Don't forget the PGA Winter Series is coming up and entry deadlines are approaching fast.
Click HERE for calendar of eventa, details and to register.

NENY PGA Job Board

Please be sure to keep an eye on the NENY PGA Job Board for any openings and opportunities. Please note that these are non-management positions and typically include Assistant Porfessional postings.

For assistance in posting a position feel free to contact the NENY PGA Section staff or our PGA Career Consultant, Chris Kulinski.

Chris is also available for Career Counseling and any other employment services you may wish to discuss with him.

Don't forget to perform an employment change which can be done online or by calling section staff immediately if your employment has changed in order to keep your file up to date and to keep us informed!

PGA Merchandise Shop

Members on the Move & Updates

Mike Behan, PGA will be taking on a new sales representative role with a newly established company of Skyigolf as well as continuing as a sales representative with W&B/Yamaha Golf Cars

Kevin Canale, PGA has accepted and started as the new General Manager & Head Professional at Amsterdam Municipal Golf Course. Good luck Kevin! Kevin was formerly the General Manager & Head Professional at Brookhaven Golf Club.

Anthony Therrien, Assistant Professional at Glens Falls CC has accepted the Head Professional position at Brookhaven and will begin in March. Good luck Anthony!

Welcome to Adam Ullman, PGA who comes from the Pacific Northwest Section and will be a new Assistant Proessinal next season at Leatherstocking Golf Course. Welcome Adam!

Tim Quick, PGA is also a PGA Professional transfering into the section from the Connecticut PGA Section.

Identity Theft Protection

PGA of America News

PGA Headquarters Move
PGA of America recently announced the final approval of an agreement with the City of Frisco, Texas which outlines a new chapter for the PGA of America to move its headquarters office to the city. The Association also remains committed in West Palm Beach, Florida and will keep a significant presence of staff there in addition to locking in an office space in New York City as well.

To learn more details on this please click HERE

2018 PGA Pak Mailing
The 2019 PGA Pak mailing containing the PING Appointment calendar has been completed. All paks were mailed out (via bulk mail so it will take approximately two weeks) at the end of November. Please feel free to contact the NENY PGA Section staff if you haven't received your Pak mailing by the end of December.

PGA Financial Assistance Fund Scholarship Program
The PGA Fnancial Assistance Fund Scholarship Program is now available at PGA.org.
Specific eligibility requirements and necessary steps and supporting documents needed can all be found online.

Iportant Dates to Know:

Nov. 16, 2018 – Access the PGA Financial Assistance Fund Scholarship application here.

  • March 4, 2019 – Deadline date for submitting scholarship application.
  • March 18, 2019 – Deadline date for receiving the supporting documents.
  • May 2019 – The PGA Financial Assistance Fund Scholarship recipients will be announced and notified.
  • July 2019 – The scholarship checks will be mailed out.
  • Aug. 2019 – Deadline date for photo submission.
  • Oct. 2019 – The PGA Financial Assistance Fund Scholarship recipients will be on PGA.org and in PGA Magazine.
Real-World Simulations

Section Office Holiday Schedule

As we are closing in on the final weeks of December 2018, please be aware that NENY PGA Section Office will be closing over the holidays and through the end of the year.

December 21 - January 2nd – NENY PGA Section office will closed

Section staff is always reachable via email or cell if you find you need assistance during these dates when the office is closed.

Tracie Warner, twarner@pgahq.com, 518-470-7033
Doug Evans, devans@pgahq.com, 518-248-1973
Christian Torres, ctorres@pgahq.com, 518-791-6548

If you have any questions regarding this schedule, please feel free to contact us. Thank you for your cooperation!

Have a Safe and Happy Holiday Season!