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Business Development Workshop

December 19, 2019
Learn how to develop your brand through social media and have an effective digital footprint.

Founded in 1946.

Over 500 Members.
For over 70 years, we have promoted and enhanced the game of golf in Southern Ohio for professionals and juniors.
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Our Mission

Leading the game of golf for over 70 years

The Southern Ohio Section, PGA of America is an association of over 500 golf professionals whose mission is to promote the interest, participation and enjoyment in the game itself; establish and maintain professional standards of practice, and enhance the well-being of golf professionals.

We achieve our mission to grow the game of golf through our educational opportunities, employment consulting services, community initiatives, sponsorship efforts, and many other local programs for enthusiasts, students, business professionals, and other community members in the southern Ohio area. Our Section operates through our Southeast and Southwest Chapters.

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PGA REACH, Southern Ohio

Our Foundation’s Mission

is to grow the game, uphold its wonderful traditions, instill these core values, and create enduring memories for generations to come.

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❄️Mark your calendars for December 19th❄️

SOPGA Business Development Workshop

Learn how to build your social media footprint and develop your brand!

Location: @YankeeTraceGC

⛳️SOPGA Pro-Assistant today at CCC is our Final Section event of the 2019 Season! Thanks to all @SouthernOhioPGA members, host facilities and sponsors for a great year!! #WePlay #golf

CONGRATULATIONS to our 2019 Tour Champion @BobSowards who fired a -1 (70) today to secure victory over the top 42 players in the Section. Thank You Scioto Country Club and @inthenumber_ for making this a very special event for the @SouthernOhioPGA membership! #WePlay #golf @PGA

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Southern Ohio PGA

❄️Mark your calendars for December 19th❄️

SOPGA Business Development Workshop

Learn how to build your social media footprint and develop your brand!

Location: Yankee Trace
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Dawn Wyatt and Keith Fisher

Who is presenting?

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Southern Ohio PGA

Bob Sowards 💪🏻🇺🇸 #pgacup ...

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3 months ago

Southern Ohio PGA

Good luck to our @pgareachsouthernohio running team 🏃🏼‍♀️ 🏃 @afmarathon #pgahope #pgajrleague #flyafm ...

Good luck to our @pgareachsouthernohio running team 🏃🏼‍♀️ 🏃 @afmarathon #pgahope #pgajrleague #flyafm

3 months ago

Southern Ohio PGA

Holden Challenge Final! Congrats Paul Hobart on winning the final closest to the pin-contest against all 10 season winners! Thanks @dnewell84 @ New Albany Country Club ...

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congratulations partner!

Nice way to go Paul!!

Thank You, Devon!

Congratulations Paul Hobart!

Way to go!

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3 months ago

Southern Ohio PGA

🏆BACK 2 BACK BOB🏆 Congratulations to our 2019 Senior SOPGA Section Champion, Bob Sowards. Bob shot 70-72 (142) and claimed victory in a 1-hole sudden death playoff over Dave Bahr to defend his 2018 title. 👏🏻 ...

🏆BACK 2 BACK BOB🏆 Congratulations to our 2019 Senior SOPGA Section Champion, Bob Sowards. Bob shot 70-72 (142) and claimed victory in a 1-hole sudden death playoff over Dave Bahr to defend his 2018 title. 👏🏻

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Congrats Bob!

That a boy Bob!!!!!

Congrats Bob!

Congrats! What course?

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