BOURBON, MO – March 5, 2014 – Imperial Headwear announced their 2014 sponsorship of the Colorado PGA Section.

As part of the agreement, Imperial Headwear will be the title sponsor of the “Imperial Cup,” a season-long points accumulation competition open to the 800 members and apprentices within the Section.  Points will be awarded to Colorado PGA Professionals for playing in Section tournaments, participating in Section initiatives and purchasing Imperial Headwear products.

“Imperial is proud to continue a great tradition in working closely with the Colorado PGA,” said David Shaffer, Director of Marketing at Imperial Headwear.  “Our Company has tremendous history and heritage with the state of Colorado and its PGA Section.”

“Imperial Headwear is a strong supporter of the Colorado PGA Section,” said Eddie Ainsworth, Executive Director & CEO of the Colorado PGA.  “We are happy to have Imperial back on board again this year as an important sponsor of our organization.”

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

About Colorado PGA
The PGA of America is the world’s largest working sports organization, comprised of 28,000 men and women golf Professionals who are the recognized experts in growing, teaching and managing the game of golf, while serving millions of people throughout its 41 PGA Sections nationwide. Since its founding in 1916, The PGA of America has enhanced its leadership position by growing the game of golf through its premier spectator events, world-class education and training programs, significant philanthropic outreach initiatives, and award-winning golf promotions.

The Colorado Section was established in 1957, and today is comprised of over 800 golf Professionals working at over 200 facilities within the Section. The mission of the Colorado Section is that Purpose of the PGA of America, to promote the enjoyment and involvement in the game of golf and to contribute to its growth by providing services to golf professionals and the golf industry. The Colorado Section provides competitive playing opportunities, educational seminars, and growth of the game initiatives.

Diane Plassmeyer
Business Manager
Colorado PGA