For Immediate Release
Yes! Golf Announces the Appointment of Brad Adams and Bart van der Wind as Tour Representatives for Putters
PLANO, TEXAS, May 3, 2011 – Yes! Golf, a division of Adams Golf (NasdaqCM:ADGF), is proud to announce the hiring of industry veterans Brad Adams and Bart van der Wind as Tour Representatives for its award-winning putter line.
Adams, who previously co-founded both the Odyssey and Never Compromise putter companies, will assume overall responsibility for representing Yes! Golf putters on the PGA Tour. He will also provide strategic input into the growth of the Yes! Golf brand worldwide. Van der Wind, a native of The Netherlands, owns his own golf academy in Portugal and will grow the brand’s already strong presence overseas by representing Yes! Golf on the European Tour. He previously represented Yes! Golf on the Ladies European Tour.
Both Adams and van der Wind will be working with Blair Philip, Adams Golf’s Director of Product Development—Putters, to drive the growth of Yes! Golf on professional tours worldwide. Philip previously worked for ProGear Holdings d.b.a Yes! Golf before it was purchased by Adams Golf, Inc. in January 2011.
“Brad has had an illustrious career growing putter companies via tour accomplishments and Bart has had great success with Yes! putters in Europe in the past,” said Chip Brewer, President and CEO of Adams Golf. “Both gentlemen will bring a wealth of knowledge and passion for putters to Yes! Golf and we couldn’t be more pleased to have them representing the brand on both the U.S. and European Tours.”