Destination Golf - November 2016 * - Page 10

MAGAZINE Destination Golf Media Ltd destinationgolf@live.com www.destinationgolf.travel Destination Golf Media Ltd Unit A Glencormack Business Park PUBLISHER Kilmacanogue Dermot SynnottCo. Wicklow Ireland marketing@destinationgolf.travel EDITOR www.destinationgolf.travel Karl Doyle CONTRIBUTORSPUBLISHER Dermot Synnott Andrew Marshall Paul Marshall MANAGER COMMERCIAL Mark Behan Ronald Montesano MARKETING MANAGER ACCOUNTANT Kathy Synnott Darren Maguire DIGITAL MARKETING MANAGER MARKETING MANAGER Adam Rogers Kathy Synnott FINANCIAL CONTROLLER Darren Maguire INTERNATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY / EDITORIAL OFFICES/AMBASSADORS IAGTO • Albert Ferrer (Spain) Kevin Markham Peter(USA) Ellegard • Ronald Montesano • Peter BarnesINTERNATIONAL (UK) REPRESENTATIVES • Gene Oberto (Sweden) Albert Ferrer (Spain) • Gianni Attanasio (Italy) (USA) Ronald Montesano Peter Barnes (UK) • David Cooney (China) Gene Oberto (Sweden) • MaartenGianni Hageman Attanasio (Italy) David Cooney (China) (Netherlands) Maarten Hageman (Netherlands) • Benjamin Oosterveer Benjamin Oosterveer (Morocco) Kevin Markham (Ireland) (Tunisia & Morocco) Declan Crowe (Malaysia) • Kevin Markham (Ireland) Wayne Morden (Canada) • Declan Crowe Lee Owen (Australia) Sveinsson (Iceland) (MalaysiaPall & Indonesia) Dewi Merckx (Belgium) • Jordan Ru Fletcher (Canada) Macdonald (Scotland) Zenta Thomas • Lee Owen (Australia) (Asia). • Pall Sveinsson FRONT (Iceland) COVER WLHA Trophy 2016 • Wayne Morden (Canada) Text, photographs and illustrations in this publication are protected by copyright. Reproduction in whole or in part is strictly forbidden. While every effort has been made to maintain integrity and accuracy, the publishers cannot be held responsible for any errors, inconvenience or legal proceedings of any kind arising from information, content, advice or advertisements contained herein. We are grateful to the many tourist boards and federations that have helped with certain text and images in this magazine. All rights reserved 2016. AWARDS SEASON AWARDS SEASON The slightly calmer winter months provide the perfect time golf festivals, golf shows and golf awards shows. Lake Como in Italy recently played host to the International Golf Travel Market (IGTM) and the 15th annual IAGTO Awards. This glamorous awards show honours golf destinations, golf courses and golf Global tourism all reporting excellent growth throughout 2014,the andUS the resorts fromassociations all over t heare world, with this years’ winners coming from team at Destination Golf can’t wait to get the 2015 travel season under way. We’ve got states of North and S outh Carolina, the Dominican Republic, Slovenia, The Conrad Algarve is one of the most iconic and luxurious hotels inSpain, Europe. Our China, Mexico, Morocco and Ireland. long-standing member andedits media room on the top 6th floor is exactly whereAwe are now, as we make final to our 36th GlobalofGolf Guide. DG is onsite attend the 3rd World Awards 2016, partner IAGTO, weTeam are delighted to to review the 2014 IAGTOGolf Awards. January 2015, we were delighted to announce our media partnerships with leadingand golf aInglamourous Awards night to recognise