2019 Spring Seminar Early Bird Rates Extended!
Education News

2019 Spring Seminar Early Bird Rates Extended!

2019 Spring Seminar – March 4th & 5th @ The Carriage House Inn, Calgary AB

Early Bird rates for the 2019 Spring Seminar have now been extended until Friday February 8th at 4pm MST.  Don’t miss out on our fantastic line up of speakers – including David Orr, Will Robins, Theo Fleury and many more!

Don’t forget to book your rooms at the Carriage House Inn by February 11th for preferred rates – just mention ‘PGA of Alberta’ when booking ( or 1-800-661-9566)


See 2019 Seminar Package Below:


Impact Canopy Canada Proudly Sponsors Pro-Junior
Partner News

Impact Canopy Canada Proudly Sponsors Pro-Junior

The PGA of Alberta is pleased to introduce Impact Canopy Canada Inc. as the Associations newest partner and new Presenting Sponsor of the PGA of Alberta Pro-Junior event for the 2019 & 2020 seasons! The PGA of Alberta runs one Pro-Junior event every year which consists of one Professional paired up with a Junior Golfer in a team best ball format.

“We are excited to continue a partnership with the PGA of Alberta” said Sunny Sanchez, Marketing Manager for Impact Canopy. “We also jump at the chance to be a part of encouraging young athletes to continue pursuing sports. When we were presented with the opportunity to be the Presenting Sponsor of the PGA of Alberta Pro-Junior, it was a no-brainer. Partnering with the PGA of Alberta is a great complement to our business, and we are looking forward to building a tremendous relationship together.”

Exclusive Member Special: Members of the PGA of Alberta are able to take advantage of exclusive specials on select Impact Canopies Canada products such as table covers, chairs, signs, banners, and more! Click here to view all Exclusive Specials.


About Impact Canopies Canada…

Impact Canopies has a 20-year history of helping leading organizations create exciting and highly visible branding campaigns and marketing initiatives. Impact Canopies Canada Inc. was formed in 1999 and has more than a decade of experience manufacturing and distributing all styles of canopies, pop-up tents, and accessories.

Today, Impact Canopies makes up the only true North American custom instant canopy brand. With Canadian offices in Vancouver and Toronto, Impact Canopy’s custom canopies, pop-up tents, banners, flags, inflatables, and more are widely available throughout North America at numerous convenient locations. Through the Impact Canopy offices, you can expect an extensive inventory, an available rental fleet, and expert sales & service advice. Click here to read various testimonials about Impact Canopies.

For more information on Impact Canopies Canada and to see what products they offer, please visit their website by clicking here or contact:

Jared TerMarsch – Territory Sales Manager, AB/SK
E: [email protected]
P: 403.501.4360

Special Announcement: Luke Elvy
Education News

Special Announcement: Luke Elvy

On top of an already incredible line up for the 2019 Spring Seminar, we are thrilled to announce that Luke Elvy will be joining us on Monday March 4th.   Originally from Australia, Luke is a PGA Tour Commentator now living in Canmore, AB. 

A veteran broadcaster of almost 20 years, Luke can be seen and heard across 15-20 events per year on the PGA Tour with CBS, Sky Sports and PGA Tour Live.  Luke is also an amazing story teller, and will help us finish off Day 1 of the Spring Seminar, then take us over to Schanks Sports Grill from 5pm to 8pm, where he will be sharing stories from the Tour and his experiences growing up around the game of golf. 
See Luke on Twitter @Luke_Elvy


Click here to view Spring Seminar Package

Partner News

Nespresso and PGA of Alberta Form New Partnership

The PGA of Alberta is thrilled to announce a new partnership with Nespresso Professional - EVS Canada as the official Presenting Sponsor of the 2019/2020 Pro-Lady North and South events! Representatives from Nespresso will be present at both events distributing some of their premium coffee to all participants.

Nespresso provides premium coffee solutions to Hotels, Cafes, Restaurants, Offices & Clubs. Their goal is to enhance your business with the best coffee solutions for you and your members. With Nespresso Professional, you can focus on the essential: your members/guest/visitors and their overall positive experience. Quality, Sustainability, Service are at the spirit of their premium products. Click here to watch a short video on Nespresso’s environmentally-friendly Zero-Waste Program.

Thanks to simple operations, innovative machines and guaranteed freshness, you can save time and money. Their professional services include the following:

  • Free Machine Installation
  • Fast Delivery
  • Courtesy Visit & Follow UP
  • Technical Assistance








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About Nespresso…

The Nespresso story began with a simple idea: enable anyone to create the perfect cup of espresso coffee – just like a skilled barista. From its beginning in 1986, Nespresso has redefined and revolutionized the way millions of people enjoy their espresso coffee. It has shaped the global coffee culture.

The entire Nespresso system – the interaction of the original Nespresso aluminum capsule with the genuine Nespresso machine – is designed to ensure the consistent quality that has made Nespresso the reference in the portioned coffee sector and one of the fastest growing global food and beverage brands.

Nespresso’s unique business model guarantees quality at every stage of the sourcing, production and sale of their coffees, and to maintain a direct privileged relationship with consumers. Every Nespresso capsule sold in the world is produced in one of the three state-of-the-art production centres in Switzerland.

For more information, please visit the Nespresso website by clicking here. Request a FREE demo/trial for your facility by contacting one of your dedicated Territory Sales Managers:

Northern Alberta (Red Deer North, Greater Edmonton Area, Grande Prairie and beyond)
Melanie Blair
Phone: (780) 668-2665 office/cell
Email: [email protected]

Southern Alberta (Greater Calgary Area West, South, Canmore, Banff and Area)
Daniela Pacheco
Phone: (587) 999-1060 office/cell
Email: [email protected]

New Committee Members Page
Association News

New Committee Members Page

There are several Committees within the PGA of Alberta, who meet regularly to execute events or to provide information and insight for consideration by the Board of Directors on existing or required policies, rules and regulations. Depending upon the nature of the Committee and its’ mandate, Committee meetings are held annually, bi-annually or quarterly. All Members are encouraged to participate and become involved in the Committee of their choice by contacting the Committee Chair(s) or the PGA of Alberta Office.

Click here to view the respective Chairs and Members for all PGA of Alberta Committees (login required).

Annual General Meeting & Board Nominee Bios
Association News

Annual General Meeting & Board Nominee Bios

The Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Members of the Professional Golfers’ Association of Alberta will be held on Monday, March 4, 2019 at the Carriage House Inn (9030 MacLeod Trail S) in Calgary, Alberta. Start time will be 9:00am.

Elections for the PGA of Alberta Board of Directors and Assistants’ Board will be held at the AGM. Please click on the below links to view this years Nominee Bios for each respective Board. If you did not receive information on the AGM, please contact Trevor Rioux at the PGA office ([email protected]).

Board of Directors Nominee Bios - Click Here

Assistants’ Board of Directors Nominee Bios - Click here

2019 Calgary Teaching Summit
Education News

2019 Calgary Teaching Summit

 The PGA of Alberta’s Education Committee is thrilled to announce the 2019 Calgary Teaching Summit, hosted at Earl Grey Golf Club with world renowned putting specialist David Orr. This will take place on Monday, March 4th @ 5pm, immediately following Day 1 of the 2019 Spring Seminar. 

The Calgary Teaching Summit will provide PGA of Alberta members with two choices to enhance their professional skills. Option one gives 4 attendees the opportunity to have a 1-on-1 session (50 minute lesson) to refine their own game, and develop their coaching skills by observing the other participants taking their lessons.  There will be endless opportunities for questions and discussions throughout the sessions with David.   Option two gives an additional 6 attendees with the opportunity to attend as an observer - which gives you access to all 4 sessions with the same opportunity to discuss with David Orr and your peers. 

Click here for more information  





Golf Show Registration Deadline
Golf Show News

Golf Show Registration Deadline

With the Alberta Golf Shows right around the corner, booth space and exhibitor locations are being finalized. The registration deadline for both the Edmonton and Calgary Golf Shows will be on Saturday February 9th. Any registrations past the 9th will be based on availability. Participating in the Golf Show is a great way to support the local golf industry and an opportunity to promote your facility to over 8,000 passionate golfers. Get an early head start on your 2019 cash flow by pre-selling green fees and much more. Don’t miss your chance to be a part of the March Madness.

Please contact Quinn Logan ([email protected]) if you have any questions.

Click here to register for the Golf Shows.