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Leading Industry Speakers announced for the EGCOA Conference

9.26am 9th September 2011 - Exhibitions & Conferences - This story was updated on Tuesday, September 20th, 2011

The EGCOA has today announced the first speakers of this year’s European Golf Business Conference. Since 2005, The European Golf Business Conference has catered to leading golfing industry professionals from around the world, exploring the latest trends, inspirations and opportunities.

Now celebrating its 6th year in sunny Marbella, Spain the conference aims to focus on ‘Capturing the opportunities ‘that the golfing industry now has to offer and how to sustain and grow business during these turbulent times. Leading industry speakers and delegates will discuss current industry topics as well as the latest trends and developments in the European and worldwide golf arena. The 3 day conference will bring together the golfing world’s decision makers from both established and emerging organizations from Wed 30th November – Fri 2nd December at the Luxurious Don Carlos Resort and Spa.

The controversial issues of Leadership will be explored by Mike Leemhuis. Mike is the current CEO/GM of the prestigious Congressional Country Club in Washington D.C. the host of this year’s US Open. His interactive presentation entitled “The ABC’s of Leadership – “All you need to know about Leadership, but were afraid to ask!” will discuss  & unravel this highly reputable trait.

Jamie Edwards of Trained Brain is a leading peak performance coach and International Speaker. An identity he has established through his ability to help sportsmen and women and organizations create the results they aspire to by thinking differently.

Jamie’s unique approach integrates performance skills from sport to assist Senior Management teams with raising their own game beyond monetary terms to compete in the competitive global business arena. He believes that corporate transformation starts with personal transformation and will be exploring this further in his presentation at this year’s conference.

Sign up to the 6th EGCOA Conference by the end of September and save! sunny Marbella is calling and conference registration is now available online on our official Conference website ( Early birds registering before the end of September will receive a discounted entrance fee. Upon registration guests can also sign up for this year official conference golf tournament which will be hosted on Friday 2nd Dec.  All conference delegates will be offered a special accommodation rate at the Don Carlos Resort & Spa. The dedicated conference guest booking link is

The European Golf Business Conference is organised by the European Golf Course Owners Association (EGCOA). The EGCOA provides services to support golf course owners in their aims, represents their interests on a European level and improves golf business on a European level. The EGCOA represents more than 650 members in 24 European countries. In 15 countries the National Golf Course Owners Associations are member of the EGCOA.

For further information please contact the EGCOA: Phone: +; Fax: +; Email:

European Golf Course Owners Association

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