e2e Golf Solutions Adds Tee Time Connectivity at Over 1,000 European Courses, Agrees to Purchase the Assets of OnTee.com

Agreement with Epani Brings Additional Software and Connectivity,

Enabling e2e Golf Solutions to Deliver the Most Comprehensive

Golf Management Solution Worldwide



Feb 14, 2000, 00:00 ET from e2e Golf Solutions

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Feb. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- e2e (end-to-end) Golf
 Solutions(TM) continued to make headlines at the 2000 PGA Merchandise Show in
 Orlando last week by announcing agreements that will expand its suite of
 integrated golf course software and make it a global golf course services
 provider.
     Under the terms of the agreement, e2e Golf Solutions will provide tee time
 connectivity to Epani's extensive network of over 1,000 golf courses -- the
 largest software installation base in Europe.  These courses will have the
 ability to broadcast their tee times to over 185 high-trafficked web sites and
 some of the world's largest travel providers, including Galileo International,
 with more than 41,000 locations in 104 countries.  In addition, e2e has agreed
 to purchase the assets of OnTee.com, and will integrate golf course software
 products currently in use at Epani's network of courses into the e2e software
 suite.
     "We are focused on providing services to golf courses that streamline
 course operations and increase course profitability.  Epani's software
 products further round out our suite of services and create additional revenue
 streams for golf course operators," said Larry Lippon, e2e Golf Solutions CEO.
     "e2e Golf Solutions is now uniquely positioned through this deal to
 capture a significant portion of the European market and provide the most
 comprehensive golf course management solution available today," said Niklas
 Eklund, President and CEO of Epani.
 
     About Epani
     Epani has a full suite of golf course management systems that includes
 point of sale, tee sheet and course maintenance software products.  Epani --
 through exclusive contracts with European golf associations and partners in
 Germany, Sweden, Finland, Denmark and Norway -- provides information and
 content through its private multimedia television network and national web
 sites.
 
     About e2e Golf Solutions
     e2e Golf Solutions has partnered with PGA.com to increase profits for golf
 course owners and operators by offering an integrated suite of software
 solutions and services that seamlessly manage all aspects of course
 operations.  The company's offering includes a golf course management software
 suite and an online, wholesale golf marketplace utilizing IBM's "e-business
 solution" technology to bring together golf course operators, manufacturers
 and retailers.  Conceived and operated by a team of golf course operators and
 software developers, e2e Golf Solutions will provide the "Golf Shop of the
 Future" to more than 25,000 PGA Professionals and 30,000 golf courses
 worldwide.  The vision for e2e Golf Solutions grew from an understanding of
 course operations co-developed by Don Pettinato, PGA.com General Manager, and
 e2e Golf Solutions CEO Larry Lippon, former owner and operator of the Raven
 golf courses in Phoenix and Tucson, Ariz.
 
     About Epani Products
     OnScreen, designed to reach the golfers at their clubs via TV monitors
 strategically located within the clubhouse, provides vital golf information,
 commercials, play results, entries and reports covering major tournaments.
     OnClub is an administrative software system for golf clubs.
     OnCourse is the course maintenance software that gives golf course
 operators and/or superintendents a complete overview of the work schedule,
 equipment status and staffing requirements.  The software features are
 designed to facilitate and streamline the administrative aspects of the course
 superintendents' job, leaving more time available for the actual tending of
 greens and fairways.  OnWeb is a unique tool for presenting accurate and
 well-sorted golf information on the World Wide Web.
 
 

SOURCE e2e Golf Solutions
    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Feb. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- e2e (end-to-end) Golf
 Solutions(TM) continued to make headlines at the 2000 PGA Merchandise Show in
 Orlando last week by announcing agreements that will expand its suite of
 integrated golf course software and make it a global golf course services
 provider.
     Under the terms of the agreement, e2e Golf Solutions will provide tee time
 connectivity to Epani's extensive network of over 1,000 golf courses -- the
 largest software installation base in Europe.  These courses will have the
 ability to broadcast their tee times to over 185 high-trafficked web sites and
 some of the world's largest travel providers, including Galileo International,
 with more than 41,000 locations in 104 countries.  In addition, e2e has agreed
 to purchase the assets of OnTee.com, and will integrate golf course software
 products currently in use at Epani's network of courses into the e2e software
 suite.
     "We are focused on providing services to golf courses that streamline
 course operations and increase course profitability.  Epani's software
 products further round out our suite of services and create additional revenue
 streams for golf course operators," said Larry Lippon, e2e Golf Solutions CEO.
     "e2e Golf Solutions is now uniquely positioned through this deal to
 capture a significant portion of the European market and provide the most
 comprehensive golf course management solution available today," said Niklas
 Eklund, President and CEO of Epani.
 
     About Epani
     Epani has a full suite of golf course management systems that includes
 point of sale, tee sheet and course maintenance software products.  Epani --
 through exclusive contracts with European golf associations and partners in
 Germany, Sweden, Finland, Denmark and Norway -- provides information and
 content through its private multimedia television network and national web
 sites.
 
     About e2e Golf Solutions
     e2e Golf Solutions has partnered with PGA.com to increase profits for golf
 course owners and operators by offering an integrated suite of software
 solutions and services that seamlessly manage all aspects of course
 operations.  The company's offering includes a golf course management software
 suite and an online, wholesale golf marketplace utilizing IBM's "e-business
 solution" technology to bring together golf course operators, manufacturers
 and retailers.  Conceived and operated by a team of golf course operators and
 software developers, e2e Golf Solutions will provide the "Golf Shop of the
 Future" to more than 25,000 PGA Professionals and 30,000 golf courses
 worldwide.  The vision for e2e Golf Solutions grew from an understanding of
 course operations co-developed by Don Pettinato, PGA.com General Manager, and
 e2e Golf Solutions CEO Larry Lippon, former owner and operator of the Raven
 golf courses in Phoenix and Tucson, Ariz.
 
     About Epani Products
     OnScreen, designed to reach the golfers at their clubs via TV monitors
 strategically located within the clubhouse, provides vital golf information,
 commercials, play results, entries and reports covering major tournaments.
     OnClub is an administrative software system for golf clubs.
     OnCourse is the course maintenance software that gives golf course
 operators and/or superintendents a complete overview of the work schedule,
 equipment status and staffing requirements.  The software features are
 designed to facilitate and streamline the administrative aspects of the course
 superintendents' job, leaving more time available for the actual tending of
 greens and fairways.  OnWeb is a unique tool for presenting accurate and
 well-sorted golf information on the World Wide Web.
 
 SOURCE  e2e Golf Solutions