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Premier Licensing Appoint New Sales Manager

3.18pm 14th February 2014 - People

James Garton
James Garton

The leading supplier of licensed golf accessories announces the appointment of James Garton as Sales Manager.

Garton, who has worked in the licensing industry for eight years with the likes of Hypro and Poolebeck, will be responsible for managing the volume retailers, introducing new official licensed products and expanding the corporate and promotional business.

Kevin Funnell, Director of Belfast-based Premier Licensing, commented: “James has a wealth of experience working in the licensing industry and his appointment is an important one for the business as we look to expand more into the corporate and promotional markets, in addition to golf.”

As well as sales and account management, James will also be heavily involved in New Product Development for non-golf products.

Garton, added: “I’m delighted to be joining the team Premier Licensing and PRG. It’s a great opportunity both personally and professionally and I look forward to helping the business to continue to grow.”

Since its inception in 2006, Premier Licensing has established itself as the market leader in licensed golf equipment and accessories with exclusive agreements for over 20 teams including Manchester United, Chelsea, Arsenal, Liverpool, Tottenham and ManchesterCity. Adding to this Real Madrid and Barcelona, Premier Licensing offer an unrivalled range of golf products, which are at the forefront of golf innovation.

In addition, PRG, who are distributed in the UK and Ireland by Premier Licensing, offer the most comprehensive range of bespoke accessories in golf. PRG are UK’s fastest growing corporate golf accessory company working with some of the best names in the game on private-label products.

For further information on the PRG golf range of bespoke accessories please visit The full range of Premier Licensing products can be viewed at

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