The PGA of Canada and ECCO Renew Partnership
- Category: Inside Golf
- Published: 2018-04-26
The PGA of Canada is pleased to announce a renewed national partnership agreement with ECCO.
The agreement sees the innovative Danish shoe manufacturer remain an official PGA of Canada national partner.
“The PGA of Canada is pleased to continue our partnership with ECCO,” says PGA of Canada CEO Kevin Thistle. “ECCO is an international player in the shoe manufacturing world and their commitment to the PGA of Canada and our PGA professionals is something we greatly appreciate.”
Additionally, PGA of Canada members will benefit from the PGA-ECCO VIP Program.
ECCO is one of the world’s leading shoe brands, combining style and comfort. ECCO’s success is built on products with a great fit and top-quality leathers. ECCO owns and manages every aspect of the value chain from tanneries and shoe manufacturing to wholesale and retail activities. ECCO’s products are sold in 90 countries from over 2,200 ECCO shops and more than 14,000 sales points. ECCO is family-owned, founded in Denmark in 1963, and employs more than 21,000 people worldwide.
“ECCO Canada is proud to continue this exceptional partnership with the PGA of Canada,” said ECCO Canada’s National Sales Manager, Golf & SportDivisions Todd Davidson. “As a long trusted association, the PGA of Canada provides an enhanced level of credibility for our brand,” he said, adding, “PGA of Canada member support and engagement in our brand has been outstanding and highly valued by ECCO since the partnership commenced in 2015.”
ECCO’s design philosophy is rooted in the founder’s approach to being a shoemaker—the shoe must follow the foot. The shoes of ECCO are anchored in functionality, quality and craftsmanship on the platform of Scandinavian design.