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NEWS: PGA Championship Confirms Date Shift For ’19 View More
The PGA Championship will move from August to May starting in 2019. (Photo Credit: PGA/Twitter)

NEWS: PGA Championship Confirms Date Shift For ’19

CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA | What PGA of America CEO Pete Bevacqua called the worst-kept secret in golf – moving the PGA Championship from August to May beginning 2019 – may have lacked the element of surprise when it was announced Tuesday, but the impact is profound. It’s not just the…

PostCast, Episode 17: Pete Bevacqua Describes State of the Golf Industry View More
PGA of America CEO Pete Bevacqua signed a five-year extension to remain in his position until 2021. (Photo Credit: Zimbio)

PostCast, Episode 17: Pete Bevacqua Describes State of the Golf Industry

In this special episode of the PostCast, PGA of America CEO Pete Bevacqua joins Sean Fairholm and Cassie Stein for an honest conversation on where the game of golf stands in 2017. The conversation starts with this week’s PGA Minority Collegiate Championship and the increasing importance minorities play in golf’s…

NEWS: Whan Named World Golf Foundation Chairman

NEWS: Whan Named World Golf Foundation Chairman

If growth and enthusiasm are objectives of the World Golf Foundation, a non-profit designed to unify all the disparate interests in the game, then the announcement on Thursday that LPGA Commissioner Mike Whan will replace Tim Finchem as WGF chairman should be good news. Whan’s success at the helm of…

LPGA Makes Major Announcement

In a whirlwind media tour of New York this morning, LPGA commissioner Mike Whan, along with PGA of America CEO Pete Bevacqua, world No. 2 Stacy Lewis and a smattering of executives from KPMG and NBC Sports announced that the event known as the Wegman’s LPGA Championship not only will…