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Imperial announces new sales representative in western Carolinas

BOURBON, MO - Imperial Headwear, the #1 headwear brand for Private and Resort golf facilities as reported by the Association of Golf Merchandisers (AGM) in the Member Survey the last four consecutive years, announced Alan Hyman’s hire as a new sales representative in the Western Carolinas.

Alan Hyman

“We are very excited to welcome Alan to the Imperial team,” said David Shaffer, Vice President of Sales & Marketing at Imperial. “Alan’s prior experience, skill for successful merchandising, and network of industry professionals will be a major asset to our sales team.”

Hyman began his career at World Tour Golf Links and Pawley’s Plantation Golf and Country Club for three years before relocating to Charlotte, North Carolina. For the last eight years, Alan has excelled as Merchandiser and Assistant Golf Professional at Carmel Country Club. In addition to building strong relationships with members, colleagues and vendors, Alan was instrumental in procuring leading brands in both golf and tennis, as well as driving annual shop sales to over $1.4M. Alan is a PGA Associate Member and longtime Imperial customer.

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About Imperial Headwear
Founded in 1916, Imperial Headwear is the leading manufacturer of premium quality headwear, apparel and accessories for the golf market. Imperial’s products can be found at 97 of the Top 100 and over 70% of the Top 400 golf courses in the United States. The Association of Golf Merchandisers (AGM) has voted Imperial the #1 golf headwear brand for four consecutive years.

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 and apparel 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 decoration and embellishment technologies.

For further information please visit or call (800) 950-1916. Follow Imperial Headwear on Twitter and Instagram at @ImperialHats and on Facebook at

Alan Hyman
Sales Representative – Western Carolinas
(843) 260-7526

Tori Venti
Marketing Coordinator
Imperial Headwear