Home / Knowledge / News / Fashion / Fashion Designer Panel announced for this year PGA Expo
Fashion Designer Panel announced for this year PGA Expo
31
Jul '12
Leading golf and lifestyle fashion designers will discuss the latest trends and crossover merchandising opportunities during a new Fashion Designer Panel at 10:00 a.m. on the opening morning of the 2012 PGA Expo, Aug. 21, on the event's main stage in the Las Vegas Venetian Ballroom. The panel will be moderated by Golf Digest Fashion Director Marty Hackel and Win McMurry, Golf Channel reporter and resident fashion expert.

The panel will feature opinions from leading designers including John Ashworth of LinkSoul, Billy Draddy of Fairway & Greene/Zero Restriction and Mike Rowley of Straight Down. Timed on the opening morning of the PGA Expo and just prior to the 11:00 a.m. opening of the MRket apparel trade show, the fashion panel is open to attendees of both events to spotlight the crossover opportunities of golf, resort and lifestyle apparel markets.

"The new Fashion Designer Panel is another valuable opportunity for attendees from both the PGA Expo and MRket to network and discover crossover merchandising opportunities and the latest trends to impact their businesses back home," said PGA Golf Exhibitions Industry Vice President John McGeary. "Marty and Win will easily bring out the best in our panelists to offer exclusive fashion insight in a fun and engaging atmosphere. We're excited to host this new event."

Some of the brightest brands in apparel will be among some 250 top golf companies and brands showing off their newest designs at the 2012 PGA Expo, including Abacus, adidas Golf, Ahead, Antigua, Ashworth, Bobby Jones, Callaway, Carnoustie, Cobra PUMA Golf, Cutter & Buck, Donald Ross Sportswear, Dunning Golf, Ecco, EP Pro, Fairway & Greene, FootJoy, Gear for Sports, Greg Norman Collection, Imperial Headwear, J. Lindeberg, Kentwool, Linksoul, Maui Jim, Nivo, PGA Authentic, Page & Tuttle, Ping Apparel, Pukka Headwear, Sport Haley, Straight Down, Sunice, Tommy Hilfiger, Travis Mathew, Under Armour, Zero Restriction and many others.

More than 4,000 industry professionals are expected to attend the 2012 PGA Expo including top retailers from influential golf and retail facilities such as American Golf, Augusta National, Bel-Air Country Club, Brentwood Country Club, Classic Club, Congressional, Doral Resort, Edina Country Club, Golf & Ski Warehouse, Grayhawk, Indian Wells, Kiawah Island Golf Resort, PGA West, Phoenix Country Club, Play It Again Sports, Rancho Santa Fe, Riveria Country Club, Sawgrass Marriott Golf Resort & Spa, Southern Highlands, The Boulders Resort, Torrey Pines, TPC Summerlin, TPC Las Vegas, Troon, Wigwam Resort and many others.

PGA Expo


Must ReadView All

Uzbekistan wants joint ventures with Hungarian textile firms

Textiles | On 20th Feb 2018

Uzbekistan wants joint ventures with Hungarian textile firms

Uzbekistan has offered Hungary to create joint ventures in the two...

Vietnam’s textile & garment exports up 10.68% in 2017

Textiles | On 20th Feb 2018

Vietnam’s textile & garment exports up 10.68% in 2017

Vietnam came very close to achieving its 2017 textile and garment...

From left: Tania Polonnowita Wettimuny, MD, Hellmann Sri Lanka; Bart de Vries, Global COO Air & Sea Hellmann; Deshamanya Mahesh Amalean, Chairman, MAS Holdings; & Shirendra Lawrence, COO, MAS Holdings

Textiles | On 20th Feb 2018

Hellmann and MAS form joint venture HMSC

Hellmann Worldwide Logistics and MAS Holdings have formed Hellmann...

Interviews View All

Claudia Kersten
Global Organic Textile Standard

‘GOTS is a very efficient supply chain management tool, especially for...

Anshul Sood
Oceedee

‘Indian footwear market is nascent and largely a trend follower’

Marazban F Velati
Sutlej Textiles & Industries limited

No training can be effective till the candidate believes in it.

Harsh Shah

Established in 1956 with a small beginning, Embee today manufactures a...

John Kelley

Textile Events is one of the largest textile fair in the United Kingdom,...

Harmeet Singh

New Delhi-based Jogindra Industries Private Limited provides an assortment ...

Kevin Nelson
TissueGen

Kevin Nelson, Chief Scientific Officer, TissueGen discusses the growing...

Kai Poehler
Voith Paper GmbH & Co. KG

The glass mat industry is growing by five to eight per cent annually. Kai...

Iago Castro Asensio
RCfil Distribuciones S.L.

Iago Castro Asensio, International Business Manager of RCfil...

Igor Chapurin
Chapurin

"Now we can see the Russian trend in international fashion. And Russian...

Prathyusha Garimella
Prathyusha Garimella

Hyderabad-based designer <b>Prathyusha Garimella</b> is known for blending ...

Mike Hoffman
Gildan Activewear SRL

Gildan Activewear, a manufacturer and marketer of branded clothing and...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


editorial@fibre2fashion.com

Letter To Editor






(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies





SEARCH

February 2018

Subscribe today and get the latest update on Textiles, Fashion, Apparel and so on.

news category


Related Categories:

Planning to Take the Leap towards
Sustainability?

Do you see sustainability as a route to business growth?

Yes No

Do you think the sustainability space has the needed tools and resources available for a business to lead change?

Yes No

Active Poll

Do you see sustainability as a route to business growth?

Yes
70.6%
No
12.7%
Skip
16.7%

Total Votes: 102

Do you think adopting a sustainable approach will be a profitable move for your business?

Yes No

Active Poll

Do you think the sustainability space has the needed tools and resources available for a business to lead change?

Yes
63.7%
No
29.4%
Skip
6.9%

Total Votes: 102

Do you want the world to know about your sustainability journey and your business’ environmental footprint?

Yes No

Active Poll

Do you think adopting a sustainable approach will be a profitable move for your business?

Yes
88.2%
No
8.8%
Skip
2.9%

Total Votes: 102

Thanks for your valuable feedback. Claim your free latest sustainability e-book.

Active Poll

Do you want the world to know about your sustainability journey and your business’ environmental footprint?

Yes
83.3%
No
7.8%
Skip
8.8%

Total Votes: 102


E-News Insight
Subscribe Today and Get the
Latest News Update in Your Mail Box.
Advanced Search