SDGA Names Doug Feeney as Director of Business Development

June 12, 2006 (PRLEAP.COM) Sports News
Doug Feeney has been named Director of Business Development for San Diego Golf Academy.

Mr. Feeney was previously Associate Director of The Golf Academy of San Diego, a campus of SDGA.

Mr. Feeney is a Class A PGA of America member and 1993 graduate of Florida Atlantic University, with a BA in History. He is a three-time recipient of the Titleist/Footjoy Scholarship for outstanding performance in each level of the PGA's Golf Professional Training Program.

Having worked on the professional staff at several of the nation's finest private clubs, Mr. Feeney has extensive experience in tournament operations, merchandising, customer relations, golf instruction, and caddie program management. He has been recognized by both the United States Golf Association (USGA) and Professional Golfers' Association (PGA) for his excellence in the Rules of Golf as well as his skills in organizing and officiating golf tournaments. He is certified in numerous club fitting systems.

Headquartered in Scottsdale, Arizona, San Diego Golf Academy (SDGA), a division of Virginia College, is a two-year accredited golf school, preparing students for successful careers in the golf industry for 30 years. San Diego Golf Academy is the oldest and largest golf school in the world. There are currently five San Diego Golf Academy campuses: San Diego, California; Orlando, Florida; Phoenix, Arizona; Honolulu, Hawaii; and Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.

The San Diego Golf Academy's Associate of Applied/Occupational Business Degree Program is a 16-month program and is comprised of a combined curriculum of golf instruction and business management. The curriculum is designed to provide graduates with the golf education required to manage, or assist in the management of, all golf complex operations, including the competence to teach golf techniques. Golf Academy scheduling allows for serious study of the golf business as well as the golf game.

Congratulations to Doug on his appointment!