Scottsdale, Ariz. (May 24, 2022) – Troon® and the company’s 20,000-plus associates congratulate Team Troon member Justin Thomas on his exciting playoff victory at the 2022 PGA Championship at Southern Hills Country Club in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Thomas is now a two-time major winner, capturing his second PGA Championship (2017).
Team Troon is a collection of top international golf talent representing the Troon brand throughout professional golf. Thomas is joined on Team Troon by PGA TOUR golfers Gary Woodland, Matt Kuchar and Bubba Watson of the United States, Matthew Fitzpatrick of England, Alex Noren of Sweden, PGA TOUR Champions golfer and World Golf Hall of Famer Collin Montgomerie of Scotland, and LPGA Tour/Ladies European Tour player Cheyenne Woods. The Troon logo has a presence on each golfer’s golf bag, while Woods and Fitzpatrick carry full Troon-branded golf bags embroidered on the pockets. Thomas’ PGA Championship win is the second major championship for a Team Troon member, adding to Gary Woodland’s 2019 U.S. Open win at Pebble Beach Golf Links.
“Congratulations to Justin and the entire Thomas family on this incredible victory,”said Troon President and CEO Tim Schantz. “Given the Thomas’ long connection with the PGA of America it is apropos that both of Justin’s majors have come at the PGA Championship, a tournament conducted by PGA professionals, the backbone of the golf and club industries. Troon is proud to partner with the Thomas’ (Justin and father Mike Thomas) through Team Troon, as well the PGA of America in growing the game of golf around the world.”
Troon, the leader in providing golf and club-related leisure and hospitality services,is the largest employer of PGA of America members and associates with more than 600 employed at facilities worldwide.
Fellow Team Troon member Matt Fitzpatrick finished fifth at the PGA Championship. His all-Troon golf bag was customized for the PGA Championship and was inspired by the many Troon-affiliated PGA Professionals, members and apprentices that are dedicated to growing the game of golf. Fitzpatrick’s bag included PGA of America colors, the Troon logo, and shared that Troon is the largest employer of PGA professionals.
Headquartered in Scottsdale, Ariz., Troon is the world’s largest golf and golf-related hospitality management company providing services at 680-plus locations around the globe, including managing 665-plus 18-hole equivalent golf courses. In addition to golf, Troon specializes in homeowner association management, private residence clubs, estate management and associated hospitality venues. Troon’s award-winning food and beverage division operates and manages 630-plus food and beverage operations located at golf resorts, private clubs, daily fee golf courses and recreational facilities. With properties located in 45-plus states and 30-plus countries, Troon’s family of brands includes Troon Golf, Troon Privé, Troon International, Indigo Sports, CADDIEMASTER, True Club Solutions, Cliff Drysdale Tennis, Peter Burwash International, Casa Verde Golf, and RealFood Hospitality, Strategy and Design. For additional news and information, visit www.Troon.com.