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Majors Challenge announces appointment of Michael Gallagher as Director of Operations

(CHESTER, NEW JERSEY) - Majors Challenge, the games number #1 choice for fantasy golf leagues and pools and a provider of a creative new platform to engage charitable donors has announced the hiring of Michael Gallagher as Director of Operations.  Gallagher is tasked with overseeing the company’s operations as Majors Challenge is coming off an explosive year of record growth. 

“Mike is an amazing you man with exceptional business and people skills who brings great enthusiasm and creativity to our team.  Mike will oversee many key partnerships including our growing list of PGA sections and allied golf associations.” Says CEO Dan Pitluk.  “Mike is exceptionally well organized and will make sure all the T’s are crossed and I’s are dotted… he is a huge asset to our team!”  adds Ed Woronicz PGA, Director of Business Development. 

Gallagher states, “I am so very excited to be working with Majors Challenge as Director of Operations.  I believe that Majors Challenge will play a pivotal role in furthering the business of golf.  It’s going to be fun to build relationships and help manage the incredible growth this company is experiencing.”

Michael is a sports enthusiast with a passion for the business side of the industry. He holds a B.A. in Economics from the University of Virginia and a Master’s in Sports Business from NYU. Prior to joining Majors Challenge he worked in football operations at both the collegiate level for the Virginia Cavaliers, and the professional level for MBK Sports. Mike runs a leadership podcast ranked in the top 10% worldwide, has self-published a book on organizational culture, and is in the first cohort of people to ever pass all 3 levels of the CFA exams in under a year.  


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