Golf Maintenance

Golf and COVID-19

2020-03-18T11:04:04+00:00March 17, 2020|Golf Maintenance, Uncategorized|

At IGM, our agronomic professionals work hard to maintain healthy, attractive, and environmentally appropriate golf courses for our clients year-round. In times of emergency, we stay in daily contact with clients to ensure we are meeting their needs as situations change. During the COVID 19 pandemic, some golf courses are seeing an increase in business, while some in resort areas are facing cancelled rounds as people forego travel.

Spotlight: Jon Dodds, West Coast Regional Manager

2020-02-07T01:11:32+00:00February 7, 2020|business development, Golf Maintenance, Management, Superintendent Spotlight|

IGM West Coast Regional Manager Jon Dodds has always known he wanted to work outdoors. At age 13, he took up golfing, and his pleasure in the game has never waned. Though his adolescent goal was to be a professional golfer, in college he turned his attention to turf management. That decision has kept Dodds on golf courses and working outside ever since.

Outsourcing Golf Course Maintenance to Reduce Expenses

2020-01-10T00:51:41+00:00January 10, 2020|Budgeting, Golf Maintenance, Increasing business, Management|

Golf courses are major business investments, and the top priority for golf course owners - whether private or municipal - is to achieve financial sustainability and success. Numerous factors contribute to that goal, including golfer retention, competitive prices, appealing amenities and grounds, all while lowering costs when possible. This article focuses on how outsourcing golf course maintenance to IGM can reduce management expenses.

Benefits of Golf Course Maintenance Jobs

2019-10-08T19:58:48+00:00October 8, 2019|Capital Improvements, Golf Maintenance, Management, News, Renovation|

Enjoying hard work outdoors is typically the first response to the question of “why work on a golf course?” However, other benefits are as diverse as the golf courses themselves. As a leading golf course maintenance contractor, IGM offers job opportunities at courses across the country.

IGM Assumes Management of The Ledges

2019-07-16T21:58:04+00:00July 16, 2019|Golf Maintenance, Management, Municipality|

IGM and the town of South Hadley, Massachusetts have established a positive partnership in The Ledges Golf Club since 2005. The Howard Maurer designed golf course was built in 2001, and its maintenance was outsourced to IGM four years later. Through the mutual trust that developed, IGM was contracted to provide complete management services for The Ledges Golf Club, beginning January, 2019.

IGM Builds New Practice Area at Sandridge Golf Club

2019-06-24T14:23:19+00:00July 5, 2019|Construction, East Coast Courses, Golf Maintenance, Municipality|

International Golf Maintenance prides itself on its positive client relationships, working more as partners than vendors with the golf course owners and managers it serves. When Sandridge Golf Club wanted a new short game practice area as a public amenity for its courses, IGM found a way to make it happen at an affordable cost to the municipally owned club.