The TGA model is consistent with what the company wants for its clients and their events. In the ongoing effort to save as much as possible for these predominantly charitable events, TGA has delivered services second to none. They have captured the pulse of the golfing community.
Ponte Vedra Beach, FL (PRWEB) May 3, 2006
Tournament Gifts of America (TGA) recently formed a strategic alliance with Ed Ellis as TGA’s event marketing consultant. Ellis will oversee the organization and implementation of startup and/or existing corporate golf outings.
Ellis previously served for twenty years as president and chief operating officer of Peter Jacobsen Productions, Inc., (PJP) one of the country’s leading sports marketing and event management organizations. His experience included producing and managing national PGA TOUR golf events, as well as customized corporate golf outings.
“We are thrilled that TGA is now able to offer our clients the opportunity to have their events set up, organized, and implemented by Ed. We are extremely excited to offer this additional service for TGA clients,” said Mike Lattuca, TGA chairman and chief executive officer. “With Ed’s vast experience and expertise, our clients will be able to maximize their events’ needs. In addition to providing guaranteed best pricing for our clients’ merchandise, TGA can now offer a full-service management team to launch their events,” concluded Lattuca.
Commenting on his recent alliance, Ellis said, “The TGA model is consistent with what the company wants for its clients and their events. In the ongoing effort to save as much as possible for these predominantly charitable events, TGA has delivered services second to none. They have captured the pulse of the golfing community.” Ellis added, “The ability to support clients with event management brings TGA to the forefront as the complete turnkey tournament solution.”
About Tournament Gifts of America
Tournament Gifts of America, headquartered in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla, is located inside Sawgrass Village across from TPC Sawgrass and the PGA TOUR. TGA is the largest provider of tournament merchandise in the United States and has consolidated the industry with unparalleled pricing and service, from tee prizes, trophies, awards, signs, banners, hole-in-one insurance, and more. TGA’s motto is, “We’ll Beat Any Competitor’s Pricing – Guaranteed!” For more information, call (904) 543-1777.
About Ed Ellis
Since forming Peter Jacobsen Productions, Inc., in 1986, Ellis has managed and promoted PGA TOUR, NIKE Tour, and Champions Tour events nationwide. Ellis also has worked closely with corporations across the country to customize and implement their corporate experience outings and branding initiatives. Under Ellis’s leadership as president and chief operating offer, PJP offices in Beaverton, Ore., Providence, R.I., Baltimore, Md., Reno, Nev., Naples, Fla., and Fresno, Calif., managed and promoted more than 250 events, including several major golf events, such as the USGA’s U.S. Women’s Open, The Shark Shootout, The Skins Game, The Fred Meyer Challenge, JELD-WEN Tradition, Reno-Tahoe Open, CVS Charity Classic, and Constellation Energy Classic.
Media Contact: Tournament Gifts of America
Gary Cunningham 2107 Sawgrass Village Drive
Direct: (904) 543-1777 Ponte Vedra Beach, FL 32082
Tel: (904) 543-1777
FAX: (904) 280-7392