October 7, 2014

UST Mamiya Hires Scott Wilkerson as PGA Tour Manager

UST Mamiya, maker of the world’s finest carbon fiber golf shafts is pleased to announce that Scott Wilkerson has joined our team as Tour Manager effective immediately.

In his new role, Wilkerson will manage all aspects of UST Mamiya’s Tour operations on the PGA and Tours. Wilkerson will be responsible for all day-to-day tour support operations and ensuring companywide alignment and competitive strategies to enhance UST Mamiya’s market position on tour. Wilkerson has worked directly with players over the past eight years on the both the PGA and Web.comTours. Wilkerson has successfully developed relationships with hundreds of tour players and earned their trust with his recommendations.

“Scott has been out on the PGA Tour and and he understands what it takes to get products in play,” said Robb Schikner, Vice President of Sales and Marketing. “With Scott’s experience, we look forward to growing our brand-awareness on tour and getting more shafts in play.”

“UST Mamiya’s tour support operations are a vital part of our product development, validation and marketing process,” said Bob Drury, Chief Operating Officer. “We are extremely excited that Scott has joined our team and eagerly anticipate his contribution to our commitment of providing the finest golf shafts globally.”

The company produces a variety of shaft models, including the renowned Recoil, Elements, PROFORCE and ATTAS lines, which have received significant usage on major professional tours world-wide. Paralleling its achievements at the professional level, the company’s shafts have remained the top-selling aftermarket option in the United States the past 7 years.

About UST Mamiya
Since 1991, UST Mamiya graphite shafts are favored by recreational and competitive golfers worldwide. In 2009, UST (U.S.) combined operations and assumed responsibility for the sports division of its parent company, Mamiya-OP (Japan) and now leads the drive for quality and innovation globally. Distributed in 30-plus countries, UST Mamiya provides shafts to consumers, retailers, club-fitters and original equipment manufacturers Adams, Bridgestone, Callaway, Cleveland, Cobra, Mizuno, Nike, PING, Taylor Made, Titleist, Wilson and more. Company sales, R&D and manufacturing facilities are located in the U.S., Japan and Bangladesh. UST Mamiya advisory staff includes renowned instructors among GOLF Magazine’s “Top 100” and at Golf Digest’s “America’s 100 Greatest Golf Courses.

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