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Capstone Hospitality inks deal to sponsor Korn Ferry Tour golfer Frankie Capan III

(JACKSONVILLE, F.L.) - Capstone Hospitality, the industry leading private club membership sales experts, announced the signing of professional golfer, Frankie Capan III to a multi-year sponsorship deal. 

After an illustrious amateur career that included winning the U.S. Amateur Four- Ball Championship, the 22-year-old, standout golfer blazed through the Korn Ferry Tour Q-School, where he became one of only eight players in history to advance through all stages. This included wins at two of the four stages, making an impressive statement into the professional golf world. 

Frankie, who already has a top 20 finish in his first two starts on the Korn Ferry Tour, is regarded as one of the Tours most promising young golfers. Brian Friederichs, CEO of Capstone Hospitality, and Frankie have a special connection, as they are both alumni of Florida Gulf Coast University and played on the university's golf team. 

“I am thrilled to have Capstone Hospitality support me and my journey from day one on the Korn Ferry Tour. Having their support sets me apart from many young players in allowing me the opportunity to focus on my game as I work towards competing and winning on the PGA TOUR. I look forward to our partnership together, as well as meeting their clients and helping foster new relationships,” said Frankie. 

In a statement, Capstone Hospitality CEO, Brian Friederichs said: “It’s our pleasure to support Frankie, who is not only a talented golfer but also a fantastic individual. We believe he will be a staple on the PGA Tour for many years to come and we are honored to be part of his journey.” 

Capstone Hospitality is committed to growing the game in various forms and is excited to offer Frankie the resources and support he needs to continue his success and secure his dream of playing on the PGA Tour. 

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About Capstone Hospitality 

Capstone Hospitality was founded by former professional golfer Brian Friederichs in 2009. It seamlessly partners with private clubs to implement an innovative and proven method for

driving membership sales. The company has gained valuable industry knowledge in a diverse range of markets while working with private clubs across North America. Its comprehensive experience allows staff to deeply understand membership sales and private club needs, bringing a wealth of industry knowledge and using it to customize membership marketing and sales plans for clubs of all sizes. They offer multiple services to develop and drive membership sales. 

Capstone’s industry-leading sales team is primarily made up of individuals who come from the world of golf, including former players on the PGA Tour, other professional circuits or collegiate programs. 

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