FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

April 4th, 2018

 IMPERIAL PARTNERS WITH THE ARIZONA GOLF ASSOCIATION

BOURBON, MO – Imperial Headwear, the #1 headwear brand for Private and Resort golf facilities as reported by the Association of Golf Merchandisers (AGM) in their Member Survey the last 3 consecutive years, announced a new partnership and e-commerce fundraising collaboration with the Arizona Golf Association (AGA).

Imperial will become the “Official Headwear of the Arizona Golf Association” under the new agreement and provide headwear to contestants in the AGA’s premier competitive events in 2018.

“The AGA is very excited to announce this partnership with Imperial Headwear,” said Ed Gowan executive director of the AGA. “Imperial is a great brand that genuinely gives back to the game we all love.”

Imperial will also be offering limited edition AGA headwear and apparel on their website – ImperialSports.com – with a portion of the proceeds given back to the AGA, which supports a variety of Arizona-based golf programs, including junior golf, player development and affordable competitions.

“The AGA has one of the most active memberships and we are very excited to become the Official Headwear of the Arizona Golf Association,” said David Shaffer, VP Sales & Marketing at Imperial Headwear. “Ed Gowan and his team at the AGA are doing terrific things for amateur golf in Arizona, we are proud to be associated with such a strong association and help raise money for their charitable initiatives.”

The limited edition collection of hats and apparel offered online will include a variety of headwear styles in multiple colors and a t-shirt with the core AGA logo displayed. $10 from each cap/tee sold online will go back to help benefit a number of AGA initiatives and free ground shipping is available on all products too. Click here to view the entire collection of AGA headwear and T-shirts:

http://www.imperialsports.com/arizona-golf-tailgate/

For more information about Imperial Headwear please visit ImperialSports.com, contact your local sales representative or call (800) 950-1916.

 About Imperial Headwear

Founded in 1916, Imperial Headwear is the leading manufacturer and marketer of premium quality headwear & apparel 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 styles 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 fabrics and designs, as well as logo and embroidery technologies. For further information please visit imperialsports.com or call (800) 950-1916.  Follow Imperial Headwear on Twitter and Instagram at @ImperialHats and on Facebook at facebook.com/ImperialInc.  Imperial Headwear’s 100th Anniversary video can be viewed at https://vimeo.com/131945482.

About the Arizona Golf Association (AGA)

The Arizona Golf Association (AGA), which was founded in 1923, is a not-for-profit 501(c)(4) association that serves as the official governing body of amateur golf in Arizona. What started as a small group of golfers who got together to run the annual Amateur Championship has grown to an association of more than 400 clubs and 55,000 members. Today the AGA is a volunteer-based organization directed by amateur golfers passionately dedicated to promoting the game of golf and providing valuable benefits and services to its members.

 Contacts:

Chris Frame

Marketing Specialist

Imperial Headwear

cframe@paifashion.com

Ed Gowan

Executive Director

Arizona Golf Association

edgowan@azgolf.org