HARTFORD – Tuesday, April 3, 2018 – Swing by Swing Golf, Inc., the golf mobile app, media and marketing company, announced today that Kirk Pagenkopf has joined the company as its Executive Vice President, Business Development.
Swing by Swing Golf offers three easy-to-use, free mobile golf apps (SwingxSwing, Swing-U and gottaGolf) and publishes daily content to golfers via the SwingxSwing Clubhouse newsletter and website. Since the company launched in 2010, nearly 4.5 million golfers around the world have registered to use its top-rated apps. Over the 2017 golf season, more than 1 million monthly active users engaged with the company’s digital platforms, while more than 4.4 million rounds were played using SwingxSwing, the world’s top-rated golf GPS & scorecard app.
Kirk brings more than 25 years of golf industry experience to Swing by Swing Golf, including senior positions with market-leading golf brands such as PGA Magazine and Club Benchmarking. In addition, Kirk was the founder of Golf Industry Services, a consulting firm which developed and executed the business development strategy for Revolution Golf.
“We are thrilled to have Kirk join our senior leadership team,” said Charles Cox, CEO of Swing by Swing Golf. “Kirk brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to our strategic efforts and will provide us with the bandwidth and relationships to go after additional high-growth partnerships and opportunities.”
“Swing by Swing is a dynamic media and app development company that owns and operates some of the best digital marketing assets in the golf business,” said Pagenkopf. “It is extremely exciting to have an opportunity to join this team and help the company grow.”
About Swing by Swing Golf, Inc.
Founded in 2010 and headquartered in Hartford, CT, Swing by Swing Golf, Inc. is a golf mobile app, media, and marketing company. The company owns and operates top-rated mobile apps across GPS & scorecard, instruction & training and social & ball tracing. It also offers world-class branded content & marketing services, giving advertisers access to the most engaged daily golf e-newsletter in the world as well as more than 1 million monthly active users across the web, email, social and mobile. Lastly, the company develops customized, one-of-a-kind apps for several of the world’s top golf clubs and instructors.
TEN Marketing & PR