Why the Ryder Cup was a Such a Success

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Event Date
Start At : Tuesday, January 18, 2011 - 7:00pm
End At : Tuesday, January 18, 2011 - 9:00pm

Why the Ryder Cup was a Such a Success

Featured Presenter:

Tara Hipp Guenthner, Tournament Director for the 37th Ryder Cup

Location and Cost

New Location!

Fairview Park Marriott
3111 Fairview Park Drive
Falls Church, Virginia 22042


Corporate table for 10: $500
Chapter Members: $45
Non-members: $55
Walkins: $60

5:00 PM - Registration Opens
5:30 PM - PM Tools
5:30 PM - Networking Reception and Cash Bar
6:15 PM - New Member Meet & Greet
7:00 PM - Dinner and Cash Bar
8:00 PM - Guest Speaker
9:00 PM - Adjourn

About the Program:

Why the Ryder Cup was a Such a Success

Tara Guenthner, Tournament Director for the 37th Ryder Cup, which was hosted by The PGA of America and Valhalla Golf Club in Louisville, KY, September 16-21, 2008, will walk us through some of her experiences while planning for this distinguished international competition while detailing some of the key ingredients to the event's success.

About the Speaker:

Tara Hipp GuenthnerTara Hipp Guenthner

Tara began working for The PGA of America in 1991. In 2004, Tara was named Tournament Director of the 2008 Ryder Cup. She directed a staff that managed all corporate hospitality sales, ticket sales, spectator operations, corporate merchandise sales, a charitable giving plan, and a volunteer program involving over 3,400 volunteers.

Previously, Tara was Tournament Director of the 1996 & 2000 PGA Championships, and the 2004 Senior PGA Championship. She is now a consultant and retains The PGA of America has one of her biggest clients. Tara attended the University of North Carolina on a golf scholarship and currently lives in Louisville with her husband Mike and their two young sons.

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