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Mizuno Appoints Golf PR Specialists Pure Sports Marketing

2.03pm 1st July 2015 - Corporate - This story was updated on Thursday, July 2nd, 2015

Tony Scott (left) and Darren Phillips
Tony Scott (left) and Darren Phillips

Mizuno, the Japanese golf equipment manufacturer renowned for its industry-leading forged irons, is delighted to announce the appointment of Pure Sports Marketing (PSM) to handle its PR and marketing communications with immediate effect.

Derby-based PSM, who count some of the leading brands in the golf industry among their client list, are specialists in creating effective marketing campaigns and PR within the golf industry, and will manage all PR & media communications for the Mizuno brand in the UK and Ireland.

Tony Scott, Golf Marketing Manager, Mizuno Corporation UK commented: “We are delighted to have Pure Sports Marketing on board as our new PR agency. Darren and his team have great relationships among the UK golf media and fully understand the golf industry and our goals within it.”

Pure Sports Marketing Managing Director, Darren Phillips, said: “We strive to work with best-in-class brands, so we are delighted to be adding Mizuno to our golf portfolio. Mizuno is a fantastic brand with great heritage and great products, and its clubs have long been the equipment of choice for many of the world’s finest players. We’re very excited to be working with one of the game’s premier brands.”

Founded in Osaka, Japan, in 1906, Mizuno boasts over 100 years heritage within sport. From an original spirit and desire to “create the best products for consumers”, Mizuno has become recognised the world over as the clear leader in golf club forgings, with its Grain Flow Forged irons, now featuring Boron Technology, still manufactured in Hiroshima, Japan. #NothingFeelsLikeAMizuno

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