BOURBON, MO – March 12, 2014 – Imperial Headwear announced today their sponsorship of the Minnesota PGA Section this season.

As part of the agreement, Imperial will be the Presenting Sponsor of the 2014 Facility Promoter of the Year in the Minnesota PGA. This award is given to the merchandiser of the year for Private, Public and Resort facilities in the Minnesota Section.

“Imperial is proud to be involved with the Minnesota PGA this year and Presenting Sponsor of their merchandisers of the year award,” said David Shaffer, Director of Marketing at Imperial Headwear. “We strive to be the best at Imperial and want to be associated with PGA Sections and Professionals who have similar values.”

“We are very excited to have Imperial Headwear's support this season,” said Darren DeYoung, Tournament Director of the Minnesota PGA. “Our Facility Promoter of the Year Award is something our members set their sights on at the beginning of the year and work hard to achieve excellence at their respective facilities.”

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.

About Minnesota 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 Minnesota Section was established in 1916, and today is comprised of over 550 golf Professionals working at 226 facilities within the Section. The mission of the Minnesota

David Shaffer
Director of Marketing
Imperial Headwear