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Association of Golf Merchandisers announces 2024 Best of the Best Platinum Award winners

Unveiling excellence: recognizes the finest in golf

Rocklin, CA - January 24, 2024 - The Association of Golf Merchandisers (AGM) unveils the distinguished achievers of the Best of the Best recognition at the 2024 AGM Platinum Award presentation. This prestigious recognition is a testament to the outstanding achievements of the top ten golf retail operations in the world.

The AGM Platinum Awards are an emblem of excellence, applauding the foremost 100 public, private, resort, and off-course golf shops worldwide. Handpicked for their extraordinary contributions to merchandising, promotions, retail management, customer service, and social media initiatives, these winners epitomize the zenith of innovation in the golf industry. The Best of the Best recognition is given to the top ten Platinum Award winners.

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From an extensive pool of nearly 200 applications, the following facilities have emerged as the crème de la crème, securing their position as the Top 10 Best of the Best retail golf shops globally. 

The 2024 Best of the Best Winners:
Arrowood Golf Course – Oceanside, CA
Baltusrol Golf Club – Springfield, NJ
Boca West Country Club – Boca Raton, FL
Congressional Country Club – Bethesda, MD
Haggin Oaks Golf Super Shop – Sacramento, CA
Kapalua - The Plantation Course – Lahaina, HI
Monterey Peninsula Country Club – Pebble Beach, CA
Oak Hill Country Club – Rochester, NY
St. Andrews Country Club – Boca Raton, FL
TPC San Antonio – San Antonio, TX

These distinguished establishments have risen above the competition, showcasing unparalleled excellence in the golf retail arena. The AGM extends heartfelt congratulations to the 2024 Best of the Best Platinum Award Winners for their exceptional dedication to setting the standard in golf merchandising.

About the Association of Golf Merchandisers

The Association of Golf Merchandisers (AGM) is an international, professional association with more than 850 buyer members and over 175 vendor partners all dedicated to strengthening the golf merchandising industry. These members, both the Merchandisers and the Vendor Partners, are among the best and most recognized in the golf industry. 


In short, we help make golf buyers better by focusing educational content on key metrics, visual merchandising, promotions, and buying strategies. The AGM works to break down the barriers between vendor partners and golf retail buyers to ensure that "both sides of the table" are more profitable.

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Media Contact:
Megan Fidler
AGM Director of Marketing