17Yards Golf, ORCA Golf brand is excited to announce that our Pod is growing and as a result, we have added Account Executive, Barbara Samuelson.
Babs, as she is called, launched a successful business career with T-Mobile (formerly Sprint) and held multiple management roles in Kansas City and Florida after she graduated from Saint Marys College in Notre Dame, Indiana. She also worked for web.com as an Account Project Manager. Her clients included PGA of America, PGA Tour Players, Korn Ferry Tour Players and various Golf Foundations.
She is Market Leader for Women On Course in Jacksonville, Florida, Houston, Texas and Charlotte, North Carolina. Women On Course connects women through golf. She brings a wealth of knowledge for marketing, sales, account management, event management and golf. She is very active in North East Florida Golf Leagues, Tournaments and LPGA Amateurs activities. She is also a volunteer/coach for Moore-Myers Children’s Fund.
Her passion for golf is like no other. She is visionary, loves to break barriers and loves to turn the world upside down to bring out creativity, happiness and joy amongst all! When she isn’t working, you can always find her on the golf course, where she is constantly networking, selling, and just having fun.
Babs is married to her best friend, Bill, who was also in the golf industry and shares her passion for Golf. She has two beautiful daughters, Kelsey and Ryan and 4 grandsons. She resides in Atlantic Beach, Florida.