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Hear from our course partners: John Cook, GM at Huntingdon Country Club explains how simulators can stimulate business

Nov 18, 2020

While the best-maintained greens in the area are reason enough to keep golfers coming back to Huntingdon Country Club, the club’s not one to rest on its laurels. Their decision to renovate an old grill room in a historic section of the clubhouse – and install a Full Swing simulator in the space – also has been a real game-changer this year.

Hear what John has to say about their decision to install the simulator and how it is already exceeding expectations. 

Learn more about how GolfNow can help you unlock revenue potential by bringing a Full Swing Golf Simulator to your clubhouse.

 


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.