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Launchpad Series


About Launchpad



One hour, weekly Monday webinar from February 15th – April 5th that takes Associates through Level 1 PGM Education. A new expert presenter each week will teach a topic highlighted in Level 1.




🚀 Level 1 Work Experience Completion

🚀 Mentors will help you and serve as a resource

🚀 Support from other Associates and Mentors

🚀 Networking with numerous Golf Professionals


Date Speaker/Topic **Video Link
July 12th Dana DeSarle –  Player Development Watch
July 19th Jeffrey Brothers – Business Planning Watch
July 26th Nikki Prichard – Customer Service
August 2nd Aaron Castillo – Cart Fleet Management
August 9th Ron Dupres – Career Enhancement
August 16th Paul Sumagasay – Rules of Golf
August 23rd Tom Coppola – Coaching
August 30th TBD – Tournament Operations

**Videos will be uploaded at the conclusion of each Launchpad Webinar.


Date Speaker/Topic **Video Link
February 22nd Kyle Mendoza – Coaching Watch Here
March 1st Paul Sumagaysay – Rules Watch Here
March 8th Nikki Prichard – Customer Service Watch Here
March 15th Tom Parker – Tournament Operations Unavailable
March 22nd Heather King – Career Enhancement Watch Here
March 29th Stephen Lin – Cart Fleet Watch Here
April 5th Michael Gainey – Player Development Watch Here
April 12th Jeffrey Brothers – Business Planning Watch Here

**Videos will be uploaded at the conclusion of each Launchpad Webinar.

Launchpad Contact

John Kulow, PGA
Education Committee & SCPGA Board Member

Tom Son, PGA
Education Committee & San Diego Chapter Board Member

Bryce Seiver
Marketing & Communications Manager
Direct Line – 951.331.4714