SwingU, the golf technology and media company, announced today that Peter Egazarian, Teaching Professional at Taconic Golf Club in Williamstown, MA, has partnered with SwingU Academies to launch his Go Golf Coach instruction & training app.
Egazarian was the recipient of the 2017 NENY PGA Player Development Award and is on the Advisory Board for Junior Golf Hub. He is the owner and president of Northeast Golf Performance, and holds 14 advanced coaching and teaching certifications. During his 18 years as a PGA Professional, Egazarian has held positions at several highly rated public courses and exclusive country clubs throughout the East Coast including The John’s Island Club, Hartford Golf Club, Baker Hill Golf Club, The Carnegie Abbey Club and Fox Hopyard Golf Club. In addition, Egazarian has been a presenter at numerous golf shows and conventions, as well as a featured guest on several radio golf shows and podcasts.
SwingU Academies is a division of SwingU that provides teachers, academies and clubs with personalized, branded instruction & training apps, allowing coaching clients to grow in-person lesson revenue and build an online academy-like environment, driving both engagement and business development between students and staff. SwingU has developed a reputation for premier golf app development, derived from the success of its top-rated GPS, scorecard, stats and instruction app and over 4.6 million app users worldwide.
“I’m excited to work with SwingU Academies to give my students everything they need in my personalized training and coaching app,” said Egazarian. “I believe that students and coaches benefit from consistent engagement, and SwingU’s customizable technology allows me to effectively engage with my students and grow my brand and lesson revenue.”
Egazarian’s instruction & training app, Go Golf Coach, will provide his students with an engaging, academy-like experience, including a student- and staff-generated content feed; a student swing locker for filming & saving swings; a VOD library of drills & lessons; and 1-on-1 communication, allowing for swing analysis, prescriptive drills and regular touch points. Due to the integration of SwingU’s top-rated GPS & scorecard app, Peter will be able to immediately analyze students’ rounds, stats and on-the-course performance when students use SwingU on the course.
“We’re thrilled to partner with Peter on his Go Golf Coach app,” said Charles Cox, CEO of SwingU. “Peter’s popularity and year-round instruction business continue to grow, and we’re excited to help him achieve his goals in 2019 and beyond.”
Founded in 2010 and headquartered in Hartford, Connecticut, SwingU is a golf technology and media company. The company owns and operates top-rated mobile apps: SwingU (GPS, scorecard, statistics & instruction); gottaGolf; and The Golf Tracer (social and ball tracing). SwingU Marketing offers world-class branded content & marketing services, giving advertisers access to SwingU Clubhouse, the most engaged daily golf e-newsletter in the world, as well as more than 1 million monthly active users across its app platforms. SwingU Academies develops customized, world-class apps for instructors and academies.
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