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									                                                                            Metropolitan PGA
                                                                               Newsletter
                                                                             October 1, 2012
  Met PGA Fall Meeting, Special Awards Presentation & Fall Forum at                        METROPOLITAN PGA
               Westchester Country Club on Oct. 30th                                       OFFICERS
                                                                                           Brad Worthington, Brooklawn CC
Our upcoming Fall Meeting & Fall Forum at Westchester Country Club on Tuesday,              President
Oct. 30th will be a special day in several ways. The Fall Meeting enables the members      John Hines, Baiting Hollow Club
                                                                                              Secretary
to review the activities of the Section and help set the course for the coming year with   Brian Crowell, GlenArbor Club
the election of officers and the Nominating Committee. Our Awards program recog-              Treasurer
nizes those professionals who do so much as leaders of the committees and programs         Heath Wassem , Fenway GC
that touch all of our members and the game of golf. Finally we are also providing our         First Vice President
members with an outstanding educational opportunity. Our guest speaker will be Dr.         Mike Diffley, Pelham CC
                                                                                              Second Vice President
Paul Schempp, an expert on Expertise, a noted author and Director of the Sport Instruc-
                                                                                           BOARD OF DIRECTORS
tion Research Laboratory at the University of Georgia and President of Performance         Carl Alexander, GC of Purchase
Matters. Dr. Schempp has worked with the Swedish Golf Federation, the Mexico Na-           Shawn Baker, Greens at Half Hollow
tional Golf teams and several champions on the PGA Tour. We will also feature after-       Len Bush, Brookville CC
lunch teaching programs with Darrell Kestner, Matt Dobyns and Bobby Heins. MSR             Sean Farren, Creek Club
                                                                                           Andy Fellows, Greenwich CC
credits are awarded both for meeting attendance and for education to those PGA Mem-        Robert Gick, Sand Point GC
bers who attend the full day’s program on Tuesday, Oct. 30th at Westchester Country        David Jones, Silver Spring CC
Club.                                                                                      John Schmoll, Otterkill CC
                                                                                           Michael Shank, North Shore CC
Our proposed slate has been mailed and posted (click here) and the names of candi-         Stuart Waack, Silvermine GC
dates for the 2012-2013 Nominating Committee will be voted upon at the Fall Meeting.       NOMINATING COMMITTEE
Along with the slate we have mailed out some proposed changes to the Constitution &        Michael Breed, Sunningdale CC
By-Laws for approval at the Fall Meeting . Members who have any questions about the        Bobby Heins, Old Oaks CC
election procedures can also refer to the Constitution & By-Laws in the Met PGA Direc-     Tom Henderson, Round Hill Club
                                                                                           Greg Hurd, North Hempstead CC
tory.                                                                                      John Kennedy, Westchester CC
                                                                                           Rod Loesch, Connecticut GC
At the Awards program we will recognize the following: Michael Jacobs, Rock Hill GC        Jim Smoot, Huntington CC
(Teacher of the Year); Darrell Kestner, Deepdale Golf Club (Horton Smith Award); Jim       Staff Members
Bender, Ardsley CC (Bill Strausbaugh Award); George Dixon, Crab Meadow & Dix               Charles Robson, Executive Director
Hills Park (Junior Golf Leader); Greg Bisconti & Ambry Bishop, The Saint Andrew’s          Kelli Clayton, Membership Director
Golf Club (President’s Plaque Award); John Kennedy, Westchester CC (Patriot Award)         Jeff Voorheis, Tournament Director
and Merchandisers of the Year Peter Cowan, North Fork CC (Private Club) and Mal            Jennifer Sanchez, Controller
Galletta III, Glen Cover GC (Public Course).                                               Dan Frankel, Tournament Administrator
                                                                                           Dan Kiley, Tournament Intern


                                     Gene Borek Squire Cup Teams Square Off at Fishers Island
                  Our congratulations to the assistant professionals who have been selected for the 2012 Gene Borek Squire
                  Cup team. They will compete against a team of their head professional counterparts at Fishers Island on Fri.,
                  Oct. 5th. These matches honor the memory of Gene Borek and his legacy as a leader, player and the ultimate
                  professional. The matches are sponsored by Cutter & Buck and Paul McManus. The Assistants

                   Team will be comprised of the following: Kevin Ausserlechner, Country Club of Darien, Kyle Baehler,
                   Apawamis, Andrew Bostrom, Southward Ho, Dennis Dungee, Mt. Kisco, Tyler Jaramillo, Seawane, Ryan
Kalista, Innis Arden, Donny Kirkpatrick, Greenwich, Patrick McCarthy, Garden City Golf Club, Keith Neidig, Sleepy Hollow,
Matt Noel, Silvermine, James Ondo, Winged Foot and Ron Wright, Middle Bay. Congratulations to the outstanding assistants
for their accomplishments.

                                Garden City Golf Club Raises Nearly $25,000.00 for Junior Golf
                Bob Rittberger, Pat McCarthy, Jessie Fitzgerald and former assistant Alex Smith of Garden City Golf Club staged
                a memorable team event on Friday, Aug. 31st that raised nearly $25,000.00 for Met PGA Junior Golf. Birdies
                were flying and the result was a wonderful reward for the kids in our programs including those in First Tee.
                Garden City Golf Club – members and staff have done more than their fair share in helping us move towards
                that $100,000.00 contribution goal set for 2012.
METROPOLITAN SECTION NEWSLETTER                                                               OCTOBER 1, 2012 ~ PAGE 2

                          Four Team Championships Highlight Final Month of the Season
The close of our tournament season is always marked by the team championships on the October schedule. In addition to the
Met PGA Team Championship on Oct. 1st and 2nd, the schedule also includes our two Lincoln Met PGA Pro-Lady Champion-
ships at South Fork CC on Thursday, Oct. 4th and at Rolling Hills on Thursday, Oct. 11th. Both of these morning shotgun events
are modified Pinehurst events that pair our professionals with their women’s champion or top lady amateur from the club.

The men’s club champions or top male amateurs will have their chance with their facility’s professional at Sunningdale on Oct.
10th where the Whitey Voight Met PGA Pro-Am Championship will be conducted or at Glen Head Country Club on Wednes-
day, Oct. 24th for the Jack Mallon Pro-Am Championship. Registration for any of these events is online.


                  Section Championship at CC of Fairfield Showcased on Met PGA Notebook
We enjoyed a great Lincoln Met PGA Championship at Country Club of Fairfield and that event will be part of our 2nd edition
of The Met PGA Notebook on SNY later this month. GlenArbor’s Brian Crowell again serves as host and moderator while our
panel of Met PGA professionals will include national award winners Carl Alexander of Purchase, John Kennedy of Westchester
and Michael Breed of Sunningdale along with Rob Labritz of GlenArbor. The program will air on Saturday, Oct. 13th on SNY at
7:00 am and then will be rebroadcast on Sunday, Oct. 14th at noon; Saturday, Oct. 20th at 7:30 am; Sunday Oct. 21st at 11:00
am. Please tune in to SNY in your golf shops and at your facilities and set your DVR for these airdates and times.

                             Treiber Memorial Wraps up Player of the Year Race -
                  Balin Clinches Title but 2013 Match Play Exemptions Are Still Up for Grabs
Wheatley Hills Golf Club plays host to our annual conclusion to the Met PGA Player of the Year race and while the drama is
gone and Danny Balin has clinched the overall title, there will still be plenty of competition for the Treiber trophies and the title
in this stableford event. Professionals are also reminded that the point standings are used for the Match Play exemptions for
2013. Qualifying for players who are not exempt for this Tournament of Champions will be on Tuesday, Oct. 16th and the
championship runs on the 17th – 19th with a cut after each round.

                                   2012 Club Association Members
APAWAMIS CLUB                    GARRISON GC                       NORTH FORK CC                    SILVER SPRING CC
ARDSLEY CC                       GLEN HEAD CC                      NORTH HEMPSTEAD CC               SILVERMINE GC
ASPETUCK VALLEY CC               GLEN OAKS CLUB                    NORTH HILLS CC                   SIWANOY CC
ATLANTIC GC                      GREENS @ HALF HOLLOW              NORTH SHORE CC                   SLEEPY HOLLOW CC
BEDFORD G & TC                   GREENWICH CC                      NOYAC GC                         SMITHTOWN LANDING CC
BETHPAGE GC                      GRIFFITH E. HARRIS GC             OLD OAKS CC                      SOUTH FORK CC
BIRCHWOOD CC                     HAMLET GOLF & CC                  OSIRIS CC                        SOUTHAMPTON GC
BONNIE BRIAR CC                  HEMPSTEAD G & CC                  PARAMOUNT CC                     SOUTHWARD HO CC
BRAE BURN CC                     HUNTINGTON CC                     PATTERSON CLUB, THE              STANWICH CLUB, THE
BRIDGE, THE                      HUNTINGTON CRESCENT CLUB          PELHAM CC                        STERLING FARMS GC
BROOKLAWN CC                     INDIAN HILLS CC                   PINE RIDGE GC                    SUNNINGDALE CC
BROOKVILLE CC                    INNIS ARDEN GC                    PIPING ROCK CLUB                 TAM O'SHANTER CLUB
BRYNWOOD G&CC                    INWOOD CC                         PORT JEFFERSON CC                TOWERS CC
BURNING TREE CC                  ISLAND HILLS GC                   PURCHASE, THE GC OF              TRUMP NATIONAL GC-HV
CENTENNIAL GC                    KNOLLWOOD CC                      QUAKER RIDGE GC                  TUXEDO CLUB, THE
CENTURY CC                       LAUREL LINKS CC                   QUOGUE FIELD CLUB                VC OF SANDS POINT
CHELSEA PIERS                    LEEWOOD GC                        REDDING CC                       WACCABUC CC
CHERRY VALLEY CLUB               MAHOPAC GC                        ROCKAWAY HUNTING CLUB            WEE BURN CC
CONNECTICUT GC                   MAIDSTONE CLUB                    ROCKLAND CC                      WEST HILLS CC
DARIEN, CC OF                    MANHATTAN WOODS GC                ROCKRIMMON CC                    WESTCHESTER HILLS GC
DEEPDALE GC                      MEADOW BROOK CLUB                 ROCKVILLE LINKS CC               WESTHAMPTON CC
DUTCHESS G & CC                  METROPOLIS CC                     ROLLING HILLS CC                 WHEATLEY HILLS GC
EAST HAMPTON GC                  MIDDLE BAY CC                     ROUND HILL CLUB                  WHIPPOORWILL CLUB
ENGINEERS CC                     MILBROOK CLUB                     RYE GC                           WILLOW CREEK G&CC
FAIRFIELD, CC OF                 MILL POND GC                      SAINT ANDREW'S GC, THE           WILLOW RIDGE CC
FAIRVIEW CC                      MILL RIVER CLUB, INC.             SALEM GC                         WOODMERE CLUB
FENWAY GC                        MINISCEONGO GC                    SANDS POINT GC                   WOODWAY CC
FRESH MEADOW CC                  MOUNT KISCO CC                    SCARSDALE GC                     WYKAGYL CC
FRIAR'S HEAD                     MUTTONTOWN CLUB, THE              SEAWANE CLUB
GARDEN CITY CC                   NASSAU CC                         SEBONACK GC
GARDEN CITY GC                   NATIONAL GL OF AMERICA            SHINNECOCK HILLS GC
GARDINERS BAY CC                 NISSEQUOGUE GC                    SHOREHAVEN GC
METROPOLITAN SECTION NEWSLETTER                                                            OCTOBER 1, 2012 ~ PAGE 3

                   Southworth PGA Senior Professional Championship in Leesburg, Virginia
We will have a very strong contingent of players traveling to Virginia, Oct. 11th-14th for the Southworth PGA Senior Profes-
sional Championship. In addition to our Met PGA Senior Champion Bruce Zabriski of Westchester, the field will also include
exempt players Darrell Kestner and Tom Joyce. Also qualifying were Rick Hartmann, Atlantic, Charlie Bolling, Tom Sutter,
Dunwoodie, Mark Mielke, Mill River, David Young, Sleepy Hollow, Bobby Heins, Old Oaks, Mike Caporale, North Hills and
Peter Serafimoff, Millbrook Golf & TC.

                                          Atlantic City Pro-Am Field is Filled
Spots are only available now for the waiting list (contact Jeff Voorheis is interested) for our Pro-Am event on Oct. 21st-23rd in
Atlantic City. Competition on the course will take place at Atlantic City Country Club and Hidden Creek while the gaming
competition will be at the host hotel, The Borgata. This will also be the second stage of our Pro-Am Grand Slam (along with
Fairfield and Kiawah) sponsored by Bermuda Tourism.

                             Assistants Association Prepares for Officers Elections at
                             Fall Meeting on Oct. 29th at Westchester Country Club
The Assistants Association puts a wrap on their season with the closing Assistant-Assistant tournament and their Fall Meeting
at Westchester Country Club on Monday, Oct. 29th. The Fall Meeting includes an election of the Assistants Association offic-
ers and the presentation of the Gil McNally (most improved player) Award and Stroke Average Award. Please check the As-
sistants Association page for more details on the election and the team event.

                    2012 PGA Championship Venue Featured at Met PGA Kiawah Pro-Am
We are pleased that 21 teams will enjoy Kiawah’s Ocean Course along with private clubs Cassique and The River Course for
our Nov. 4-7 Met PGA Pro-Am at Kiawah. Please note that the dates were incorrectly listed in the September Newsletter.

                                               Jack Breno Attains Half-Century Status

               Congratulations to Ellenville’s Jack Breno who will have passed the 50 year milestone of PGA Membership in
               October. Jack joins an elite group of PGA Professionals who have served the game and the Association for 50
               years. We also extend our congratulations to Bill Smittle of Scarsdale Golf Club who was elected to the Quar-
               ter Century Club this September, recognizing his 25 years of PGA Membership.

                Sue Ginter and Bev Davis Win LPGA Northeast Section Championship Titles
Congratulations to Rolling Hills assistant Sue Ginter who recently won the LPGA Northeast Section Championship at Rolling
Hills CC in McMurray, PA with a 36 hole score of 151. Greenwich CC assistant, Bev Davis won the Senior Division with a
153 total. Marge Jones finished 3rd in the Senior Division for our other lone check-winner in the field.

                                                Educational Opportunities
While we prepare for the Fall Forum, the Roundtables and of course our Winter Education Series, there are also some unique
offerings within the Section.

John Kennedy is offering a complimentary Golf Operation evaluation to two professionals this fall. This evaluation can in-
clude any or all areas of your operation including a contract review. This year it will be limited to Fairfield and Westchester
country. If interested, please email John at jkgolfshop@wccclub.org and let him know of your interest and why you would be
a good candidate.

US Kids is offering a Certified Instructor Seminar on Wednesday, Oct. 24th at Westchester Country Club from 8:30 am to 4:30
pm. Participating in the seminar offers a unique addition to a resume as well as enhancing the instructor’s knowledge of all
aspects of youth golf that can be utilized to enhance his/her current programs or provide the basis for establishing new offer-
ings. Areas of focus include equipment, course yardages and enhancing current junior programs. US Kids also is accepting
nominations for their top 50 Teachers selection (deadline is Nov. 18th). To check out the process and application go to or call
www.uskidsgolf.com/certifiedinstructors or call 388-387-5437.
METROPOLITAN SECTION NEWSLETTER                                                              OCTOBER 1, 2012 ~ PAGE 4

                                                          New Arrival
Congratulations to Round Hill’s Debbie Dungee and Mt. Kisco’s Dennis Dungee on the birth of their daughter, Bennett Lake
Dungee on Sept. 4th at 8 pounds 1 ounce. There will be plenty of great golf instruction to go around for young Bennett Dungee
as she grows older.

                                                         Condolences
We are very sorry to report the sudden passing of Joe Christianson’s Dad, Lyle on Sept. 14th. He suffered a fatal heart attack
while working the harvest of their farm near Fargo North Dakota.

                                         Potential Winter Housing Opportunity
Mike Melton (former professional in the Met Section) has an available bedroom, private bathroom, and kitchen access furnished
for someone that may be looking for somewhere to stay for Nov.-March located 15 minutes from PGA Golf Club in Port St Lucie.
Good location with great opportunity to work on their game. $550/ month includes everything. If interested, email is
mrmelty69@gmail.com or call Mike - phone (516) 445-5934.

                    Anthony Casalino on Oct. 2nd Big Break Greenbrier on the Golf Channel
We have known that Willow Ridge apprentice professional, Anthony Casalino had been selected for Golf Channel’s next Big
Break (Big Break Greenbrier) but starting on Oct. 2nd we can watch and see how he does on this reality competition series. Click
here for more information about Anthony and the rest of the Big Break Greenbrier cast on the Golf Channel.


                       THANK YOU 2012 PARTNERS & SPONSORS
         Adams Golf/Middleton Golf Group                                                Kirk & Matz
                        Ahead                                                      Legendary Headwear
                   Anheuser Busch                                                     Lenox Advisors
                  Bermuda Tourism                                                         Lincoln
                     Bobby Jones                                                        Mastercard
           Body Balance for Performance                                               Mercedes Benz
                       Bushnell                                                           Mizuno
                      Callaway                                                         Mohegan Sun
                      Carr Golf                                                          NIKE Golf
                   Casa de Campo                                                           Oakley
                       Club Car                                                           OMEGA
                  Cobra/Puma Golf                                                       Peter Millar
           Cutter & Buck - Paul McManus                                         PGA National Resort & Spa
              Donald Ross Sportswear                                                     PGA Tour
                    Ernst & Young                                                          PING
                        EZGO                                                                Polo
                  Fairway Golf Car                                                       ShipSticks
                     Golf & Body                                                         SkyCaddie
                     Golf Buddy                                                          Snag Golf
        Golf Performance Center-Roger Knick                                           Summit Brands
                       GolfMax                                                         Sun Mountain
                Grand Cypress Resort                                                       Sunice
                     Haas Jordan                                                   TaylorMade - adidas
                   Michael Hebron                                            Terry Murphy - Fairway & Greene
               Hole in One Insurance                                                  Titleist/Footjoy
                     JBA Awards                                                      Treiber Insurance
METROPOLITAN SECTION NEWSLETTER                                                    OCTOBER 1, 2012 ~ PAGE 5

                                    Welcome to Five New PGA Professionals

            Our congratulations and best wishes to five new PGA members who were elected to PGA membership in
            September. Our newest PGA Professionals include Evan Greene, A-8 assistant to Nelson Long at Century
            CC; Robert Rooney, A-8 assistant to John Elwood at Nissequogue, John Toliver, A-8 assistant to Tony
            Sessa at East Hampton GC; Wolfgang Woods, A-8 assistant to Jamie Kilmer at Wheatley Hills GC; and
            Jae Soog Lee, A-18 of the Golf Journal.

                                                      For Rent
Paul McManus has a 3BR, 2.5Bath house for rent from November 1st—March 15th in Stuart, Florida. If you are inter-
ested please contact Paul at 631-807-4210 or by email at paul.mcmanus@cuttersales.com.

                                                  PGA Propourri

The PGA Annual Meeting will be in Baltimore on Nov. 8-10. This is a great opportunity for members to attend. Sign
up on PGALinks……..Mark your calendars now for the 2013 PGA Show on Jan. 24th – 26th. The Demo Day will be
Jan. 23rd and the Teaching & Coaching Summit will be Jan. 21st and 22nd. The Special Awards presentation will be
Jan. 24th at the Convention Center and we will honor our two recipients with a Met Section party at The Peabody fol-
lowing the ceremony………Certification in Player development is now available through the PGA. Tom Henderson is
the first of our PGA Professionals that we know of who is working towards this certification program…Click here for
the latest PGAPerformanceTrak results……….Schedules for the upcoming PGA Tournament Series have been re-
leased. Entries begin Oct. 24th. Schedules include PGA Golf Club (Ryder) on Nov. 28-29; PGA Golf Club
(Wanamaker) on Dec. 2-3; PGA Golf Club (Dye) on Dec. 5-6; PGA Country Club on Dec. 9-10 back to the Ryder on
Dec. 12-13 and concluding at The Dye on Dec. 16-17. Entry information for the Winter Championships will be avail-
able the first week of November. Dates are Quarter-Century, Jan. 3-4; Senior Stroke Play on Jan. 8-10; Senior-Junior
on Jan. 14-17; Women’s Stroke Play on Jan. 28-30; Stroke Play on Jan. 28-31 and Match Play on Feb. 4-8……..PGA
Trade-In Network now offers cash plus Discounted airline tickets plus dining cards plus PGA Show Perks. Check out
the benefits of signing up now at info@pgatradein.com ….. The PGA Credit Union offers auto loan rates as low as
1.84%. Call 800 873-5100 ext. 7701 for more information……….Check out the new PepsiCo/PGA program incen-
tives for you and for your facility. These include new fountain and bottles and can pricing incentives, equipment ser-
vice support and Golf Retirement Plus and Section benefits. Go to PGALinks and check out the Benefits page.
METROPOLITAN SECTION NEWSLETTER                                                              OCTOBER 1, 2012 ~ PAGE 6

                                                         Employment
Waccabuc has identified their candidates for interviews and they are beginning the process this week. Apawamis is also starting
to schedule interviews for the next two weeks as they move through the interview process.
Michael Breed, Head Golf Professional at Sunningdale Country Club in Scarsdale, NY has resigned his position as of the end of
this season. He will be completing his 12th season at Sunningdale where he has enhanced the enjoyment of the game for the
entire golfing membership. Michael will be leaving to further his passion for teaching and to be able to pursue his other golf relat-
ed interests. The Club is celebrating its centennial in 2013 and has always had a history of prominent Golf Professionals includ-
ing Whitey Voight, Jim McLean, Gene Borek and Bill Greenleaf. Sunningdale’s search committee will be interviewing in Novem-
ber and hopes to have a final selection during December. The Golf Search Committee will be accepting resumes and has request-
ed that all cover letters and resumes be submitted electronically no later than October 31st at: prosearch@sunningdale.org. The
Met PGA has a job description available.

We were advised three weeks ago that Ron McDougal will not be returning to Old Westbury Golf & Country Club next year.
Pine Hollow has now informed us that Mike Meehan has decided to leave the club at the end of this season to accept the Direc-
tor of Golf position at Old Westbury Golf & Country Club. Pine Hollow is therefore in the process of establishing their Search
Committee and putting together a job profile/description. It is likely that our Committee will meet with them within the next
week or 10 days. In the meantime they are accepting applications and resumes with a deadline of Nov. 3rd addressed to:
SearchCommittee@pinehollowcc.org
Congratulations to Maidstone assistant, Derek Brody, who was recently selected for the head professional position at the well-
known Inverness Club in Toldeo, Ohio. Our best wishes to Derek as he starts this exciting new challenge.

We also have the following positions for the 2013 season:
 Michael Crawford, Woodway Country Club, (resumes to mtcgolf@aol.com) Seeking 2nd Assistant Golf Professional– respon-
   sibilities include tournament operations, teaching, merchandising, junior golf instruction, club repair, outings and shop
   hours. April 1 – Nov 15. Weekly salary + lessons.
 John Kennedy, Westchester CC (Resumes to jkgolfshop@wccclub.org) - 4 positions available in outside operations available
   for the 2013 season. Salary, on site housing, part of junior instruction team.
 Steven Lee, Calverton Links (Resumes to sl1putt@aol.com)- Seeking assistant golf professional. Responsibilities to include but
   not limited to: golf shop operations, merchandising, supervision of outings, teaching, junior golf program and clinics. Weekly
   income plus instruction income. Season from Mar.1 to Dec. 31
 Kammy Maxfeldt, Birchwood CC Westport, CT (Resumes to Kammy@pga.com)- Assistant Golf Professional - Responsibilities
   include Merchandising, Counter responsibilities, Junior Golf Instruction, Tournament Operations, club repair and website
   updates. March 12-Nov. 3. Deadline November 30th.
 Bob Minicozzi, Powelton Club (Call Bobby at 845-561-7409 or 845-728-4802) - One outside operations position available.
   Responsibilities include carts, bagroom. April 1st-Nov 30th
 Jonathan Tong, Sunken Meadow (Resumes to jtong@pga.com) - Seeking assistant (LPGA preferred). Duties would include
   teaching, junior golf, leagues, merchandising and shop hours.
 David Renzulli, Country Club of Fairfield, (Resumes to: drenzulli@ccfairfield.com), Seeking Assistant Golf Professional – re-
   sponsibilities include teaching, tournament operations, merchandising, junior golf instruction, club repair, outings and shop
   hours. April 1 – Nov 15. Weekly salary + lessons.
 John Schob, Huntington Crescent (Resumes to GLFPRO77@AOL.COM) – Seeking Class A Assistant Professional. Duties to
   include teaching, tournament operations, merchandising, outings, Junior Golf, Club repair, and shop hours. March 15th -
   November 1st . Weekly salary plus lessons. Housing available.
 Cameron Wood, Inwood Country Club (Resumes to Cwoodpga@yahoo.com) Seeking Class A Assistant Pro. Duties to in-
   clude teaching, tournament operations, merchandising, outings, junior clinics, and club repair. March 1-November 1. Salary
   and Lessons. Also seeking 2nd Assistant. Duties to include shop, tournament operations, clinics, outings, club fitting, and
   some teaching. March 1-december 15. Salary, outings, and lessons.

We have the following Assistant Manager Position Available:
Club on Long Island is looking for Assistant Manager to monitor and oversee Food & Beverage Department, Marketing & Member
Communications Department, Human Resources Department, Banquet & Golf Outing Department and Accounting Department.
Training is available for right candidate. Golf background a plus along with extensive computer skills. Send resumes to Metassis-
tantmanager@gmail.com

We have also been notified by GA Keen Realty Advisors (646 381-9222) of the following Bankruptcy Sale:
The Club at Cordillera in Colorado near Vail and Beaver Creek. Offers due no later than Oct. 31st, 2012. Purchase all or part of
the 725 acre lot that includes 3 Championship courses and a 10 hole short course. See www.cordillera-vail.com or go to golf-
info@greatamerican.com
METROPOLITAN SECTION NEWSLETTER                                             OCTOBER 1, 2012 ~ PAGE 7

                                    Employment Previously Listed

We also have the following openings that are available immediately and were previously posted:

 Carl Alexander, Golf Club of Purchase (Resume to: Calexander62@optonline.net) - Seeking Assistant or
   Apprentice professional for Outside Player Services Position. Could include shop time, playing with
   groups and Event help, depending on experience. Starting immediately and continuing through Nov
   15th. Possible winter employment available.
 Kelley Brooke, Randall's Island Golf Center (resumes to klbrooke@mindspring.com) - teaching profes-
   sional at Randall's Island Golf Center. Ability to speak Korean and/or Japanese would be an important
   asset.
 Doug Miller, Gold Coast (Resumes immediately to dmiller@goldcoastgolfcenter.com, please no calls)
   Immediate Teaching Opportunities for both FT/PT, private, groups, clinics, camps, after-school, eve-
   nings, fall/winter indoor, and so much more. If you are motivated to earn with no limits or boundaries,
   this is a great opportunity for an assistant to break into the teaching field and gain experience.
 Craig Thomas, Metropolis Country Club (Resumes and/or inquiries should be directed to Craig Thomas
   cwtpga@aol.com ) – Seeking Shop Manager/Buyer - Immediate Opening—The qualified candidate will
   be responsible for the retail operation in the golf shop at Metropolis Country Club. They shall ensure a
   strong presentation of soft goods to members and guests alike. Extensive customer service and sales ex-
   perience a must, as well as working knowledge of the golf industry. Duties shall include: - Professionally
   answer phone calls - Friendly interaction with all members and guests - Encourage special orders by
   providing a personalized and friendly approach to sales - Arrange displays to maintain shop appearance
   - Restock golf shop and keep golf shop and stockroom organized and clean - Assist the golf staff with
   tournaments and special events as needed.
      SEPTEMBER TOURNAMENT RESULTS




          Lincoln Met PGA Championship
                Sep 25 - Sep 27, 2012
               Country Club of Fairfield
                     Click Here




      Met PGA Senior Championship
                September 18-19, 2012
                       Pine Hollow
                   Click Here for Results




METROPOLITAN PGA ASSISTANTS TOUR

Met Assistant Championship @ Bethpage Red—9/4-9/5
                   Click Here for Results

       Assistants Tour @ Bedford G&T-9/17
                   Click Here for Results

								
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