Go Play Golf Introduces Online Rapid Redeem Tee Times Powered by GolfSwitch Featuring Thousands of Golf Courses Nationwide
SCOTTSDALE, AZ, January 27, 2016… Go Play Golf LLC is working with GolfSwitch, a division of EZLinks Golf LLC, to offer easy gift card redemption at thousands of golf courses nationwide. The new “Rapid Redeem” tee time offering will make it easy for all Go Play Golf Gift Card™ holders to book tee times seamlessly online.
“The GolfSwitch network allows us to offer our cardholders an easy online booking option at thousands of golf course nationwide,” said Loralei Abels, Founder, Go Play Golf LLC. “Our gift card sales were over 1.2 million in 2015. That represents thousands of golfers looking to play golf. This relationship will not only make it easier for our customers to book their next round of golf, but will encourage them to bring others when they are redeeming their card. Currently, our cardholders on average bring at least one guest with them. This online booking engine is sure to increase that figure just through its sheer ease of use.”
Go Play Golf has leveraged the nearly $124 billion gift card industry to create a robust golf redemption program in the United States. Consumers can now purchase Go Play Golf gift cards in increments of $25-$500, at thousands of retail store locations across the U.S. The Go Play Golf gift cards can be redeemed by golfers to purchase greens fees and golf lessons throughout the United States.
“Our golf course relationships are very important to us,” added Don Rea, PGA, VP of Golf Course Relationships. “This is just the first step in ensuring that our golf courses get the customer’s data they deserve, protect their rate integrity and start receiving their portion of the billion dollar gift card industry.”
The Go Play Golf Gift Card program provides a real mechanism to create demand at the golf course level for pre-paid greens fees and instruction. To date, Go Play Golf has driven business to more than 2600 golf courses nationwide.
About Go Play Golf LLC
Founded in 2009, Go Play Golf LLC was launched to market the Go Play Golf Gift Card™. The cards, available in increments of $25-$500 at thousands of retail outlets nationwide, are redeemable for golf throughout the country. The company is led by experienced golf industry specialists with the goal of driving more golfers to golf courses and lessons to teaching professionals by providing pre- paid greens fees to a wider audience than ever before. For more information, visit www.goplaygolf.com.