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eGolfScore UK increase the competitive spirit and fun

12.42am 13th May 2009 - Corporate

Wireless scoring and real-time leaderboards by eGolfScore UK created a memorable experience for over 23 teams of the golf industry’s leading individuals and companies at KPMG’s Golf Business Forum Golf Tournament played on The Twenty Ten Course at Celtic Manor.

This high profile tournament is the opening event to the Golf Business Forum which is firmly established as the leading, golf business event for Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMA) that brings together major players from the golf, real estate, finance and tourism sectors.

The addition of eGolfScore’s Event Scoring Program (eSP), with wireless scoring and real-time leaderboards, added a fun and interactive experience for golfers, added significant value for sponsors, and made life much easier for the tournament organiser, Simon Knabl, by automatically calculating all of the scoring throughout the day.

“We are thrilled to be included as the Official Scoring System for the KPMG Golf Business Forum Golf Tournament,” said Richard Woolley, eGolfScore UK’s director. “The opportunity to be involved with a great event like The Golf Business Forum at a premier golf course such as Celtic Manor is very exciting. This is a terrific venue and our service not only enhanced the golf tournament from a player’s perspective but also played an important role in streamlining the event management.

“We were very pleased to include eGolfScore in the Golf Tournament,” said Simon Knabl, co – ordinator of the event. “We are always looking to enhance the experience for our golfing participants and supporters. eGolfScore added a unique interactive element for everyone to enjoy, and we are grateful for their help in making this such a successful day.”

“With our interactive website, golfers’ friends, family and co-workers ‘virtually’ joined the action without ever leaving their PC.” explained Richard Woolley. “We were thrilled to support the event.

“Our eGolfScore UK Team has done an outstanding job of continuing to grow the eGolfScore brand globally” said Joe Kaplan, co-founder and CEO of eGolfScore. “The Golf Business Forum comprises the best of the best, true leaders in the golf industry. This was a perfect fit for eGolfScore, the leader in real-time wireless golf scoring.”

Making amateur golfers feel like PGA Tour pros since 1999, eGolfScore is the leader in leveraging the power of digital media, real-time wireless communications and the world of golf for individual golfers as well as corporate, celebrity and charity golf outings across North America, the UK and Europe

Handheld wireless scoring devices, big-screen TV leaderboards and Internet broadcast of amateur golf outings around the world comprise eGolfScore’s real-time wireless Event Scoring Program (eSP). Combine eGolfScore’s traditional eSP offering with highly-targeted promotional opportunities and you benefit from the industry’s most unique, highly-differentiated eGolfScore Media Delivery System (eMDS™).

Key eGolfScore UK clients include some of the world’s most prestigious golf, corporate and charity organizations, including The Gary Player Invitational, Vodafone, PriceWaterhouseCoopers, HSBC World MatchPlay Pro-Am, EA Sports, Betfair and o2 to name a few.

eGolfScore UK are members of the British Golfing Industry Association (BGIA) and Official Scoring Supplier to The Grove, Chandler’s Cross, Hertfordshire.


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