Earlier this year, the Department of Labor revised the minimum salary for most exempt employees. Employees exempt under the “executive,” “administrative,” or “professional” (white collar) exemptions must make a minimum salary of $47,476 or $913 per week (increased from the current minimum salary of $23,660 or $455 per week). Those employees exempt under the “highly… Read More


We’ll kick off this year’s Merchandise  Show on Monday, October 24 with the Pro-Vendor Invitational. There are still team spots available, so call up your favorite golf rep and get your entry form in! Alternatively on Monday afternoon, you can attend an education seminar taught by Monte Koch. It will be held at the Tacoma… Read More


Event Qualifier The Champions Tour Event-Qualifier took place on August 22 at High Cedars GC.  The low four players earned spots into the Champions Tour Greater Seattle Classic that is scheduled to take place at TPC Snoqualmie Ridge GC (Snoqualmie, WA), August 26-28. Gary Hallberg, , Gibby Gilbert III, Eduardo Herrera and Stan Utley advanced.… Read More


The entry deadline is Wednesday, August 24th at 11:59 PM.  Please pay close attention to the entry deadline for this event.  There will no longer be a late entry option to this championship. The PGA of America recently changed to the entry process to a 5-year calculation which determined spots we are playing for and… Read More


Back by popular demand, the Pro-Vendor Championship returns this October. This year the event will be held at Chambers Bay on Monday October 24th. The 8:30 AM shotgun start will give professionals and golf reps some quality time to play together before the vendors move into Greater Tacoma Convention and Trade Center for the Merchandise… Read More


WALLA WALLA, WA – Wine Valley GC – 7,025 Yards, Par 72, Purse $68,500    Champion – $7,000.00 2016 marked the seventh year in a row in which Wine Valley GC has hosted the Northwest Open Invitational. Wine Valley GC is a 7,025 yard, par 72 course located in Walla Walla, WA. Its challenging layout, penalizing… Read More