SOURCE: Verona Golf Company
July 16, 2008 12:00 ET
Professional Golfer and Experienced Course Designer Dan Pohl Named VP of VIP Golf Operations for Verona Golf Company
SCOTTSDALE, AZ--(Marketwire - July 16, 2008) - Professional golfer and course designer Dan
Pohl is the new Vice President of VIP Golf Operations for Verona Golf Company, an
innovative new resort style country club and international membership
program launched earlier this month.
Dan's contributions to golf are world-renowned. His achievements include an
illustrious professional golf career, course design, golf instruction and a
solid commitment to charitable organizations. He worked as a commentator
for NBC, hosted "Golf Arizona" on Fox Sports in Phoenix and currently
co-hosts "Golf AZ" on 1100 KFNX AM in Phoenix. Pohl, who lives in the
Phoenix area, attended the University of Arizona.
"For more than 30 years, the name Dan Pohl has been associated with the PGA
Tour and the Verona Golf Company is pleased to welcome him as a purveyor of
Lifestyle™," said Michael
Herst, CEO. "With outstanding achievements both on and off the golf
course, Pohl's knowledge of the game and commitment to bringing people
together will contribute immensely to the success of the Verona Golf
Since Pohl turned pro in 1977 and joined the PGA Tour in 1978, he earned
two wins, seven Top-10 finishes in major tournaments, and was awarded the
prized Vardon Trophy in 1987. Pohl also played on the 1987 Ryder Cup Team
and was inducted into the Michigan Golf Hall of Fame in 2004. He still
enjoys continued success playing the Champions Tour.
"I look forward to establishing Verona Golf as a powerhouse in golf,
entertainment and VIP services," said Pohl. "I plan to put my many years of
experience in the industry towards building the success of this company."
About Verona Golf Company
Started by Herst and fellow entrepreneur Neal
Duncan, the Verona Golf Company is a private country club that plans to
offer its members a network of more than 1,500 private golf clubs
nationwide, opportunities to play some of the most exclusive courses
worldwide and provides unique international golf and entertainment travel
packages. The Verona Golf Company caters to the avid golfer who prefers
playing a variety of courses and may already be a member of a private golf
course, but is looking to experience the Verona Lifestyle™ through the
many available membership benefits. These benefits include exclusivity
available only at private courses, quicker and more dependable rounds of
golf, faster and truer greens and lower per-round costs compared to public
For more information about the Verona Golf Company, call: (877) 9Verona,
e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit www.veronagc.com.