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Interview-style podcast discussing fundraising and successful golf outings with our clients and vendors
info_outline Episode 32: Concierge Photography by Alex M. Wolff 08/21/2020
Episode 32: Concierge Photography by Alex M. Wolff Special guest Alex Wolff of Concierge Photography shares his insight and expertise on great quality golf outing photography and how organizations can create a sponsorship opportunity to generate revenue. He discusses post-event engagement with event guests with beautiful, quality photos which tell a story of a fun, exciting golf event. Alex is also launching a magazine Long Island Portfolio for local Long Island artists.
info_outline Episode #31 Videography with Josh Seidman of Seidman Projects 08/14/2020
Episode #31 Videography with Josh Seidman of Seidman Projects We interview Josh Seidman, the founder of Seidman Projects, about Event Videography. Josh discusses his expertise in promoting golf events with his great video services. Video is a great way to engage with your supporters to promote your exciting golf outing. He also tells the story of how he got the "money shot" at The Mariano Rivera Event in Tampa.
info_outline Episode 30: John Thomas Golf Classic Safety Guidelines 07/31/2020
Episode 30: John Thomas Golf Classic Safety Guidelines With our guest Gregg Thomas from The Help America Hear Foundation, we detail all the safety guidelines we have in place for the August 24th John Thomas Golf Classic at The Huntington Crescent Club. Gregg, along with our amazing golf committee, have put a plan in place to provide a safe environment for all guests in attendance. To register for The John Thomas Golf Classic, or to donate to a worthwhile cause, visit their website: https://helpamericahear.org/
info_outline Episode #29: Par-T Shots Founder Bob Seidman 07/24/2020
Episode #29: Par-T Shots Founder Bob Seidman The founder of Par-T Shots Bob Seidman joins us and discusses his unique foursome photos on coffee mugs. Bob is also an avid golfer describing what it's like to play public course golf on Long Island, especially at Bethpage State Park and Eisenhower Park. Bob has had to pivot with his business and is now making branded masks. He also details some of the great events he's apart of such as "Monday After The Masters" where he's met John Daly and Jerome Bettis.
info_outline Episode #28: Virtual Auctions with EventHub & Triple Crown Charity Fundraising 07/03/2020
Episode #28: Virtual Auctions with EventHub & Triple Crown Charity Fundraising Special Guest Bobby Ross from Triple Crown Charity Fundraising discusses how he is conducting virtual auctions with EventHub event management software. Also, in keeping with social distancing, EventHub has a feature for Remote Check-In which allows guests to check in on their own mobile device. Bobby also talks about his company Triple Crown Charity Fundraising pivoting in this new climate and conducting Live Auctions via Zoom.
info_outline Episode #27: Jim Powers with The Townwide Fund of Huntington 06/26/2020
Episode #27: Jim Powers with The Townwide Fund of Huntington We interview Jim Powers, President Emeritus, with The Townwide Fund of Huntington. Jim describes for our listeners their Virtual Golf Outing during the month of July and all the great charities The Townwide Fund supports. We also discuss their October 13, 2020 Golf and Tennis Outing at the beautiful Huntington Crescent Club in Huntington, NY. You can register for these events and any of their other events at https://townwidefund.org/
info_outline Episode 26: SYJCC Golf chairman Jason Bartow 06/19/2020
Episode 26: SYJCC Golf chairman Jason Bartow We interview Jason Bartow of Bartow Insurance who is the golf outing chairman of the SYJCC golf outing. This year's golf outing is scheduled for September 17, 2020 at The Tam O'Shanter Club in Brookville, NY. JAson talks about the importance of a great golf outing committee and having an honoree. We also discuss their digital journal as a way to raise more revenue with very little cost.
info_outline Episode#25: Gregg Thomas talking about The John Thomas Golf Classic 06/12/2020
Episode#25: Gregg Thomas talking about The John Thomas Golf Classic Gregg Thomas from The Help America Hear Foundation talks about The John Thomas Golf Classic on August 24, 2020 at The Huntington Crescent Club in Huntington, NY. Gregg describes the great work and mission of The Help America Hear Foundation and the challenges they have faced during this pandemic.
info_outline Episode 24: Anthony Fiorello from Hint Water 06/05/2020
Episode 24: Anthony Fiorello from Hint Water We speak with Anthony Fiorello, the Regional Marketing Manager at Hint Water. Anthony tells the story of how Hint Water was created and the vision behind the product. We discuss some of the great golf outing promotions that they do and some of their great new products.
info_outline Episode 23: "The Murph" and The Murph's Famous Bloody Mary Mix 05/29/2020
Episode 23: "The Murph" and The Murph's Famous Bloody Mary Mix We talk with Stephen Murphy, aka "The Murph" about The Murph's Famous Bloody Mary Mix. He details his journey building his brand of his father's amazing Bloody Mary recipe. We discuss his vision and tireless efforts to make Murph's Famous Bloody Mary Mix a staple in every kitchen. And he tells us how his face landed on the bottle.
info_outline Episode 22: Ryan Dempsey from The East End Group 05/22/2020
Episode 22: Ryan Dempsey from The East End Group We talk with Ryan Dempsey from The East Group on their Electrostatic Disinfection Spraying for COVID-19 prevention. They are sanitizing many businesses and protecting them from future viruses. Ryan speaks about their philanthropic philosophy and all the great golf outings they sponsor and participate in.
info_outline Episode #21 Tillinger Founder Jordan Sack 05/15/2020
Episode #21 Tillinger Founder Jordan Sack We interview Jordan Sack, the founder of Tillinger. Tillinger is a great new polo shirt clothing line that can be worn in the office, on the golf course or out on the town. Jordan discusses his vision for reinventing the polo shirt with high quality fabric and incredible detail. This amazing young man started his Tillinger journey at 23 years old. Now he's 28 and he's only just started. Get yourself a Tillinger polo and see what the buzz is about!
info_outline Episode #20: Joe Quagliano (Mint Pros) and Carmine Gangone (IABF) 05/08/2020
Episode #20: Joe Quagliano (Mint Pros) and Carmine Gangone (IABF) We interview Joe Quagliano of Mint Pros and Carmine Gangone of Carmine and Sons Restaurant Sports Bar discussing their Italian American Baseball Foundation. Joe talks about his celebrity experiences and what it's like working with some great celebrities. Carmine describes their Italian American backgrounds and passion for their charity's mission. Every year they host a Gala in the beginning of December where they have honored Mike Piazza, Bobby Valentine, Joe Girardi, Frank Catalanotto and more.
info_outline Episode #19 Andy Bulizak, PGA - Signature Golf Travel & Stitch Golf 05/01/2020
Episode #19 Andy Bulizak, PGA - Signature Golf Travel & Stitch Golf In this episode we interview PGA Member Andy Bulizak discussing how important relationships are in the golf industry. He also describes how difficult it is to get through the PGA Apprentice Program and passing the Playing Ability Test (PAT). He describes life at Sleepy Hollow Country Club, his Signature Golf Travel/Greenside Experiences business and Stitch Golf.
info_outline Episode 18 Footjoy Sales Representative Dave Bosworth 04/24/2020
Episode 18 Footjoy Sales Representative Dave Bosworth Remote Quarantine Edition
info_outline Episode #17 BIG I Suffolk President David Borg of Borg Insurance 04/17/2020
Episode #17 BIG I Suffolk President David Borg of Borg Insurance This episode, we talk with BIG I Suffolk President David Borg from Borg Insurance discussing the organization & their annual golf outing. We talk about the great activities at the golf outing, like the Adidas giveaway, Murph's Bloody Mary's in the morning & Event Hub digital check-in, 6 Harbors Brewery serving beers , Ralph's Italian Ices, Anthony's Coal Fired Pizza, The LI Cigar and Bourbon Experience, the on-course DJ & don't forget Comedian Chris Monty performing during the evening.
info_outline Episode 16 Nick Wormley & Connor Donnelly from Fairfield University Athletics 04/09/2020
Episode 16 Nick Wormley & Connor Donnelly from Fairfield University Athletics We talk with Nick Wormley & Connor Donnelly from Fairfield University Athletics discussing their engagement with their student athletes during this pandemic. Also, we discuss their new golf outing date October 19, 2020 at The Brooklawn Country Club.
info_outline Episode 14 with Allyson Scerri the Founder of New Beginnings Community Center 03/27/2020
Episode 14 with Allyson Scerri the Founder of New Beginnings Community Center We interview Allyson Scerri the Founder of the New Beginnings Community Center of Long Island and The Brendan House in Riverhead. Allyson tells her story about how losing both of her parents to Traumatic Brain Injury has changed her life's mission. Her out-patient facility helps so many people with a TBI, including Veterans (at no charge) dealing with PTSD.
info_outline Episode #13 COPE Foundation's Executive Director Adam Rabinovitch 03/20/2020
Episode #13 COPE Foundation's Executive Director Adam Rabinovitch COPE Foundation stands for Connecting Our Paths Eternally.
info_outline Episode 12 Joe Salamone from LI Coalition Against Bullying 03/06/2020
Episode 12 Joe Salamone from LI Coalition Against Bullying We interview Joe Salamone from LI Coalition Against Bullying discussing the current culture of bullying, the warning signs and what victims go through. We also talk about their upcoming golf outing on May 11th at The Woodside Club. They have an on-course backpack challenge that golfers participate in which really drives their message home.
info_outline Episode #11 Tom Francis from LI Cigar & Bourbon 02/21/2020
Episode #11 Tom Francis from LI Cigar & Bourbon We talk with Tom Francis, The Founder of The LI Cigar and Bourbon Experience, regarding his innovative mobile cigar lounge. We discuss how he works with organizations, contributes to the cause and enhances the overall event experience.
info_outline Episode #10 New York Tech Golf Outing with Danny Hagenlocher 02/07/2020
Episode #10 New York Tech Golf Outing with Danny Hagenlocher We talk with Deputy Director of Athletics Danny Hagenlocher about New York Tech Athletics about their June 8th golf outing at The Woodside Club and all things Athletics. We discuss Danny's love of sports and his journey, as well as the exciting new atcivities for the June 8th golf outing.
info_outline Episode #9: Massapequa Coast Little League, Mike LoFrumento 01/24/2020
Episode #9: Massapequa Coast Little League, Mike LoFrumento We talk with Mike LoFrumento about The Massapequa Coast Little League program and their May 28, 2020 golf outing at The Huntington Crescent Club. We chat about their great little league program and which MLB players these kids idolize.
info_outline Episode 7: Ray Mohler Jr, Little Saint Nick Foundation 12/27/2019
Episode 7: Ray Mohler Jr, Little Saint Nick Foundation We interview Ray Mohler Jr. the founder of The Little Saint Nick Foundation, who talks about how he was able to start this worthwhile organization at 5 years old. We discuss their mission and their Fall golf outing. Website: Instagram: Facebook:
info_outline Episode 5: Terrie Magro Fundraising for The Michael Magro Foundation 11/29/2019
Episode 5: Terrie Magro Fundraising for The Michael Magro Foundation
info_outline Fairways and Fundraising Episode 3 with Bobby Ross from Triple Crown Charity Fundraising 10/31/2019
Fairways and Fundraising Episode 3 with Bobby Ross from Triple Crown Charity Fundraising Bobby Ross from Triple Crown Charity Fundraising shares his insight and expertise on what it takes to conduct successful silent auctions. We discuss how he got into the business, the start of Triple Crown and how he services his clients. Bobby also mentions a friend of his who has Ataxia and a fundraiser he had for his family.