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Dec 18, 2014, 19:44 ET

BACK9NETWORK Launches National Player Development Campaign To Increase Golf Handicap Awareness And Registrations Across America

BACK9NETWORK, the golf lifestyle network, has launched an aggressive promotional campaign featuring the importance of golf handicap indexing for...

Oct 27, 2014, 16:10 ET

Steve Astephen, Tom DiBenedetto, Chris Lencheski, And Gregg Tryhus Join BACK9NETWORK Advisory Board

BACK9NETWORK, the golf lifestyle network, has expanded its recently formed Advisory Board with the addition of Steve Astephen, Tom DiBenedetto,...

Oct 20, 2014, 16:00 ET

Tony Ponturo, Fran Shea, and Seth Waugh Join BACK9NETWORK Advisory Board

BACK9NETWORK, the golf lifestyle network, has comprised a diverse team of business luminaries with vast expertise in entertainment, cable...

Sep 30, 2014, 16:00 ET

BACK9NETWORK Officially Launches

 BACK9NETWORK, the 24/7 golf lifestyle channel, officially launched yesterday with a ceremony at its Hartford-based studios just prior to its...

Sep 23, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Ashworth Golf to Premiere Major Champions Roundtable on BACK9NETWORK

 Ashworth Golf, the most authentic golf brand dedicated to bringing modern style to the golf course, today announced the Ashworth Majors...

Sep 18, 2014, 09:00 ET
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BACK9NETWORK Announces Talent to Headline Studio Programming

BACK9NETWORK, the 24/7 golf lifestyle network, announced today the addition to its talent roster of Shane Bacon, Erica Bachelor, Matty Blake, Caite...

Sep 11, 2014, 12:00 ET
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BACK9NETWORK Names Taylor Massey Director of Golf Creative

 BACK9NETWORK, the 24/7 golf lifestyle network, announced today the addition of Taylor Massey as Director of Golf Creative. Massey joins...

Aug 27, 2014, 19:00 ET
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BACK9NETWORK Retains Chris Lencheski to Oversee Sales Initiatives

 BACK9NETWORK, the golf lifestyle multimedia network, announced today that it has retained industry pioneer Chris Lencheski to oversee the...

Jul 14, 2014, 20:30 ET
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Back9Network Names Brian Kalinowski Executive Vice President of Digital Media

Back9Network, the golf lifestyle multiplatform media network, announced today the addition of Brian Kalinowski to its executive team in the newly...

Jun 10, 2014, 18:19 ET
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Back9Network and Carl's Golfland Partner to Create Video Content Featuring the Hottest New Gear in Golf

 Back9Network, the golf lifestyle multiplatform media network, announced today that it has partnered with industry leading retailer, Carl's...

May 29, 2014, 20:54 ET
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Back9Network Acquires Top Golf GPS App Firm, Swing by Swing Golf

 Back9Network announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Swing by Swing Golf.  The acquisition gives the upstart golf...

May 28, 2014, 13:15 ET
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Back9Network Launches "America's Top Cart Girls" and "America's Coolest Pros" Contests and Programming Series

Calling all cart girls and golf pros—Back9Network is giving America's best cart girls and teaching professionals a chance to take their...

Apr 15, 2014, 19:25 ET
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World Record Holder and Long Drive Champion Joins Back9Network as Newest Brand Ambassador

 Back9Network, the golf lifestyle multiplatform media network, announced today that world record holder, former long drive champion, and...

Mar 31, 2014, 11:00 ET
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Back9Network Names Beau Welling as Brand Ambassador and Contributor on Golf Course Design

 Back9Network, the golf lifestyle multiplatform media network, announced today that international golf course designer, Beau Welling, has...

Mar 26, 2014, 20:15 ET
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Back9Network Announces Programming Partnership with the Connecticut State Golf Association

 Back9Network, the golf lifestyle multiplatform media network, announced a programming partnership with the Connecticut State Golf Association...

Mar 17, 2014, 12:30 ET
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Back9Network and Swing By Swing Sweepstakes Will Send Winners on Four Dream Golf Vacations

 Back9Network, the golf lifestyle multiplatform media network, and Swing By Swing Golf, creator of the world's most popular GPS rangefinder and...

Mar 04, 2014, 10:32 ET
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Harry Goldberg Joins Back9Network as VP of Operations and Engineering

Back9Network, the golf lifestyle multiplatform media network, announced today that television operations and engineering executive, Harry Goldberg...

Feb 27, 2014, 10:32 ET
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Back9Network Renews Ambassadorship with Cheyenne Woods

Back9Network, the golf lifestyle multiplatform media network, announced today that it has renewed its ambassadorship deal with professional...

Feb 25, 2014, 10:32 ET
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Veteran Executive Gary Giulietti Joins Back9Network Board of Directors

Back9Network, a golf lifestyle television and multimedia network, announced today that Gary Giulietti has joined its Board of Directors. ...

Feb 20, 2014, 12:00 ET
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Todd Schwarzschild Joins Back9Network as VP of Programming and Production

Back9Network, the golf lifestyle multiplatform media network, announced today that Emmy Award-winning production executive, Todd Schwarzschild,...