Back by popular demand, the Pro-Vendor Championship returns this October.  This year’s event will be held at The Home Course on Monday, October 22.  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


Thank you to Aspen Lakes GC and to our host Howie Pruitt, PGA for a great Oregon Open.  Congratulations to Colin Ingllis for his win in an amazing finish.  Our Section Tournament program is very strong and is serving our members who like to compete, get away from their shops and enjoy the comradery of… Read More


People often ask me about the value of hiring a financial advisor. After all, they charge you money with the goal of making you MORE money. To many people, this means basing a decision to hire an advisor solely on whether or not they can deliver rates of return that beat the market. But good… Read More


“There is no such thing as winning or losing in a game that has no end. There is only ahead and behind. There is no such thing as winning business, winning global politics, or winning life.” #SimonSays #theinfinitegame Please watch the brief video (3:10) with Simon Sinek on Finite vs Infinite Goals. From my perspective,… Read More


This month we interview Amy Wilson, who was nominated to be featured in ForeWord Press because of her efforts in Player Development for kids and adults. Hometown: Kelso, WA Elected into membership: 2008 Tell us a little bit about your career. Who or what inspired you to be a PGA Professional?  My inspiration came from… Read More


I trust you had a profitable June with play increasing everywhere, the weather improving and golfers eager to enjoy your fine facilities.  Activity is at full speed in the office with chapters going all-out, the end of the MSR cycle, the beginning of the next one and of course, PGA Junior League and Drive Chip… Read More