The Association of Golf Merchandisers' educational seminars and events are open to all interested golf buyers/merchandisers and golf professionals.

For additional information or to register for any AGM event, please call us at 602-604-8250 or contact us online and include your email address and phone number.

NOW ARCHIVED and ON DEMAND! - Managing Your Inventory Before It Manages You!

Webinar!

PGA Show Connects kicked off their virtual educational series on Tuesday, July 28, 2020 with an AGM sponsored presentation from Marc Weiss, CEO of Management-One. The program, "Manage Your Inventory Before It Manages You." The seminar addressed the "heart" of your retail shop - your inventory and gave many examples of what you need to do now to make your inventory work for you.

This seminar is now archived and it is available on demand at https://app.ingo.me/pga-show-connects/login. PGA members who view the seminar in this format and wish to receive one MSR credit will be required to take a 10 question test.

This seminar is part of a collaborative effort among PGA Worldwide Golf Exhibitions, the AGM and the PGA of America.

Friday, August 14, 2020 - 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time - AGM Town Hall Forum

Zoom Meeting

Join your AGM colleagues for an interactive discussion on Visual Merchandising.

Are you presenting displays or merchandising your retail space differently in the wake of Covid-19? Snap some photos of your shop to share with the group or take all participants on a virtual tour.

We welcome discussion with other topics from which you wish to gain insight from the members.

For questions: Contact AGM Headquarters  Phone: 602-604-8250  Email: info@agmgolf.org

Tuesday, August 18, 2020 - 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. - PGA Show Connects - Virtual Summit

Webinar!

You're invited to join your industry colleagues for a Virtual Summit on Tuesday, August 18, 2020 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. The schedule of the day's events include:

11 a.m. - 11:15 a.m. - Welcome & Update (Back2Golf) from the PGA of America with Seth Waugh, CEO and Suzy Whaley, President, PGA of America

11:15 - 12 noon - Looking Forward - Golf Industry Update and Golf/Travel Barometer with Jon Last, President, Sports & Leisure Research Group

12 noon - 12:45 p.m. - Delivering What Customers Really Want - Moderator: Mike O'Donnell, Sr. Director, Coaching & Player Development, PGA of America.

Panelists:

  • Suzy Whaley, PGA, President, PGA of America
  • Tom Morton, PGA, Director of Coaching & Development, Haggin Oaks
  • Ian James, CEO, Retail Tribe

12:45 - 1 p.m. - Brief Intermission & Invitation to Explore Virtual Exhibitor Marketplace

1 - 2 p.m. - Creative Retail Strategies During a Challenging Time - Moderator: Mike Johnson, Senior Editor, Golf Digest.

AGM Panelists:

  • Buddy Christensen, President, Golfdom, McLean, VA
  • Devon Craddock Thew, Merchandiser/Buyer, Kiawah Island Resort, Kiawah Island, SC
  • Ken Morton, Jr., VP of Retail and Marketing, Morton Golf, LLC, Sacramento, CA
  • Tracey Stearns, Director of Retail, Congressional CC, Bethesda, MD

2 - 3 p.m. How to Get Better Results for Your Players and Make More Money in Less Time - Moderator: Will Robins, PGA, RGX, WRGolf CEO & PGA Coach Advisor

Panelists:

  • Dan Bubany, PGA Assistant Golf Professional, La Paloma CC
  • Tony Chavez, PGA, Tony Chavez Golf Studio
  • Rion Groomes, PGA Director of Golf, Keowee Key Golf Course

3 - 3:30 p.m. - Apparel Trends Insights Panel Discussion & Virtual Fashion Show

Featuring Guests:

  • Jessica Marksbury, Multimedia Editor, GOLF Magazine/GOLF.com
  • Bailey Mosier, Host, Reporter & Writer, Golf Channel
  • Brittany Romano, Associate Editor, Golf Digest/Discovery Golf

Register for this complimentary PGA Show Connects Seminar at https://community.ingo.me/pga-summit-start/