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McGladrey adopting RSM brand name in October
McGladrey announced that on October 26, 2015, they will unite with fellow members of their global network, RSM International, under a common brand name – RSM. Together, dedicating themselves to delivering the power of being understood® to entrepreneurial, growing organizations around the world. The RSM brand will be integrated into communications materials prior to the November 2015 McGladrey Classic, a PGA TOUR event, which will be rebranded as The RSM Classic in support of the unified global name.
Yamaha Inks Agreement to Sponsor the 2015 Pro-Am at The McGladrey Classic
The Yamaha Golf-Car Company will sponsor the 2015 Pro-Am at The McGladrey Classic, an Official PGA TOUR Event, on Wednesday, November 18th. For the first time, the Pro-Am Event will be played on both the Plantation and Seaside courses at Sea Island Golf Club in Georgia’s Golden Isles. The courses are the same that the professional golfers will play competitive rounds on during this year’s McGladrey Classic.
The Yamaha Golf-Car Company has been investing in grassroots programs designed to support and grow the game of golf through PGA of America Sectional events, the Web.com Tour, as well as a partnership with the Executive Women’s Golf Association. Over 1,400 golf courses have switched to Yamaha Golf Car products over the last five years, signaling a major shift in the industry. Armed with a rich pedigree of quality and engineering, Yamaha’s fleet, utility, and personal transportation cars are enjoying a fast growing following throughout the world both on and off the golf course.
Synovus Named Official Bank of the Davis Love Foundation and The McGladrey Classic
The Davis Love Foundation has partnered with Synovus Financial Corp. to provide banking services for the organization and The McGladrey Classic, an Official PGA TOUR Event, held November 16 – 22 at Sea Island Golf Club.
Synovus Bank is one of the largest banks in the Southeast and provides commercial and retail banking, investment, and mortgage services to customers through 28 locally-branded divisions, including The Coastal Bank of Georgia that has branches on St. Simons Island and in Brunswick.
Volunteer Registration Timeline Announced
With the sixth official McGladrey Classic just more than two hundred days away, tournament organizers are preparing to welcome spectators, PGA TOUR golfers and their families to the Golden Isles. This year’s McGladrey Classic will be held November 16 – 22 on Sea Island Golf Club’s Seaside and Plantation courses.
Each year, the tournament requires the time and talent of approximately 1,200 volunteers to help in more than twenty different areas. More information on volunteer committees can be found here. Registration for returning volunteers begins Wednesday, April 22, and registration for new volunteers begins June 1.