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GolfNow Industry Roundtable: The Challenges Brought on by COVID-19

Oct 26, 2020

As the COVID-19 pandemic persists and seasons shift for golf courses across the country, one of the more pressing issues on the minds of many operators located in destination markets is the expectation of a drop in seasonal tourist business due to travel restrictions – both real and perceived.

The this GolfNow Industry Roundtable you'll hear discussion on this issue and more with three experienced industry leaders from around the country:

  • John Bixler, General Manager of Celebration Golf Club (Walt Disney World Resort area outside of Orlando)
  • Steve Leonard, General Manager of the 36-hole Talking Stick Golf Club (Scottsdale, Ariz.)
  • Chip Smith, owner of Atlantic Golf Management (manages four courses and a restaurant in and around Myrtle Beach, S.C.)


Booking Engine Best Practices Tip of the Week: Your Voicemail

Oct 26, 2020

Booking Engine Best Practices Tip of the Week:

Use your voicemail outgoing message to drive after hours phone traffic to your course website booking engine for 24/7 reservations.

Learn more about the GolfNow Booking Engine for your course. 


Booking Engine Best Practices Tip of the Week: Online Loyalty Programs

Oct 19, 2020

Booking Engine Best Practices Tip of the Week:

Use an online loyalty program to incentivize golfers to reserve tee times on your online booking engine without discounting rate.

Learn more about the GolfNow Booking Engine for your course. 


Booking Engine Best Practices Tip of the Week: Manage Your Phone Rates

Oct 12, 2020

Booking Engine Best Practices Tip of the Week:  

Just because the best price for a product or service is often found online, that doesn't mean the online price has to be discounted.

Learn more about the GolfNow Booking Engine for your course. 


Booking Engine Best Practices Tip of the Week: The Importance of Data Capture

Oct 05, 2020

Booking Engine Best Practices Tip of the Week:

Data capture can be difficult over the phone, however the importance of gathering customer data can't be stressed enough. Through online bookings you are able to see who is reserving tee times at your course and you have what you need to reach out again to encourage a second or third visit.

Learn more about marketing to your golfer database with GolfNow Manage


Booking Engine Best Practices Tip of the Week: Exposure on Your Website

Sep 28, 2020

Booking Engine Best Practices Tip of the Week:  

Traffic to your course website will help grow more than just tee time reservations.  When directing golfers to reserve their tee times on your course website booking engine not only will they see your tee time inventory but also everything else your facility has to offer. 

Learn more about our Website and App Development for course partners. 


Booking Engine Best Practices Tip of the Week: Improve Your Customer Experience

Sep 23, 2020

Booking Engine Best Practices Tip of the Week:  
We know the golf shop can be a busy place with golfers ready to check in and phone lines ringing. Encouraging golfers to book a tee time on your course website booking engine will give you more time with your face to face customers and improve that customer experience in your shop. 

Learn more about the GolfNow Booking Engine for your course.