BOURBON, MO – June 23, 2014 – Imperial Headwear announced today that it is the Official Headwear Sponsor of the 56th Porter Cup, which takes place July 22nd-26th at Niagara Falls Country Club in Lewiston, New York.

The Porter Cup is a 72-hole, medal-play elite amateur golf tournament held annually at the Niagara Falls Country Club in Lewiston, New York. It was first played in 1959 and over the years has hosted some of the biggest names in golf. Past champions include PGA Tour stars Phil Mickelson, David Duval, Scott Verplank and Ben Crenshaw.

“Imperial Headwear is proud to be a sponsor of the 2014 Porter Cup,” said David Shaffer, Director of Marketing at Imperial Headwear. “Many great players have competed in this tournament and used it as a steppingstone for their careers.  But more than anything the Porter Cup represents amateur golf at its absolute finest.”

“On behalf of the Porter Cup, I would like to thank Imperial Headwear for their generous support this year,” said Steve Denn, Tournament Director of Porter Cup. “We are very fortunate to have the support of such a great golf brand with decades of history in the game.”


About Imperial Headwear
Founded in 1916, Imperial Headwear is the leading manufacturer and marketer of premium quality headwear for the golf market.  Imperial is committed to style, functionality and perfection in fit and comfort.  It is this commitment that has allowed the creation of a wide variety of headwear with quality that is second to none.  Renowned for its superior customer service and art customization capabilities, Imperial offers its products using the most innovative digital design, logo, and embroidery technologies.  For further information please visit or call (800) 950-1916.


David Shaffer
Director of Marketing
Imperial Headwear