Social Studies: LPGA's Tina Barnes-Budd Brooke Henderson Wins LPGA Membership Henderson Petitions LPGA For Age Waiver LPGA Founder Louise Suggs Passes Away Golf Preps For First Olympics Since 1904 LPGA Wants More Network TV Exposure Big Crowds Expected For U.S. Women's Open Women's PGA Championship Earns Praise Golf Interest Growing Among Youth Girls Players Welcome New Women's PGA
SBD/3/Sponsorships Advertising Marketing
Published November 3, 1994
PROSTAR Entertainment Network has "locked up two sponsorship deals for its national network of 700 sports bars, nightclubs, hotel lounges, and taverns." PROSTAR, the subscription based closed-circuit and pay-per-view distributor, said Turner Publishing and Nabisco (A-1 steak sauce) have made "national buys on the network." PROSTAR "transmits 16 hours of satellite- delivered programming daily" (INSIDE MEDIA, 11/2 issue)....Golf manufacturer Mizuno Corp. will liquidate its units in the United Kingdom and Germany, citing severe competition in the European market....Karsten Manufacturing Corp. founder Karsten Solheim and his wife, Louise, are the recipients of the '94 LPGA's Commissioner Award (GOLFWEEK, 11/3 issue)....Lexus will be the sole sponsor of a 32-page section within Vintage Golf World, the Nov. 25 special issue commemorating the magazine's 45th anniversary (INSIDE MEDIA, 11/2 issue).