(PRWEB) August 05, 2014
Contemporary Services Corporation (CSC), the world leader in crowd management and event security, will provide event services for the 96th PGA Championship August 4-10 at Valhalla Golf Club in Louisville, KY. A client since 1991, the PGA Championship, organized by The PGA of America, is the last of the four major golf championships and is played annually at various locations in the United States. This year marks the third PGA Championship at Valhalla Golf Club, which previously hosted the tournament in 1996 and 2000. The 2014 PGA Championship will feature more than 154 golfers, including each of the top 100 world-ranked players, such as Tiger Woods, Adam Scott, Rory Mcllroy, and Bubba Watson.
CSC Special Events and CSC Louisville will provide services including security and ticket scanning under the direction of Sal Urso, Operations Manager of the 2014 PGA Championship at Valhalla Golf Club, and Brett Sterba, 2014 PGA Championship Director for The PGA of America, who stated, “The teamwork of CSC and their Special Events Division has been a valued part of the success of the PGA of America Championships over the years. We are assured that CSC’s professionalism, dedication to excellence, and above and beyond efforts remain for the good of the PGA, our continued growth, and successful events. We look forward to continuing our 23 year partnership with CSC for many years to come.”
The 96th PGA Championship will host the return of the PGA Championship Long Drive Competition, which originated in 1952 when the Championship was held at Big Spring Country Club in Louisville. The top three finishers for the PGA Championship Long Drive Competition will be presented with a money clip inspired by the one that Jack Nicklaus received in the first of his two consecutive driving contest titles.
Contemporary Services Corporation (CSC) is the world leader in crowd management and event security for the entertainment and sporting event industries. Throughout its 47 years of experience, CSC has garnered a loyal and esteemed clientele base, including more than 100 stadiums and arenas, over 100 universities and colleges, more than 30 convention centers, and numerous clients within the professional ranks of MLB, MLS, NBA, NFL, NHL, and NASCAR. CSC has also provided services for the world’s most prestigious special events, including Collegiate Bowl Games, NCAA Final Four Tournaments, PGA of America, PGA TOUR, US Open Tennis, 30 Super Bowls, 9 Olympic Games, 4 Presidential Inaugurations, 2 Papal visits, and 2 FIFA World Cups. CSC operates more than 50 branch locations throughout the United States and Canada.