Tuesday, November 3, 2009
I had an interesting phone conversation the other day with Nisha Sadekar. She runs Play Golf Designs, a company that provides female professional golfers for events across the country. Charity events, corporate outings, private tournaments, etc.
I'm trying to pitch this as part of a story idea, and I wanted to get some information about what she does and what golfers could expect if they contract with her company.
All of her golfers are female, and most are on the Futures Tour, which is the female equivalent of the Nationwide Tour. Several have been on the Golf Channel's Big Break, and there are a couple of LPGA Tour players.
I think it's a great idea. In fact, I tried to set something up for my recent family reunion, but I couldn't draw enough interest.
But apparently, there are critics of what Nisha and her roster of female golfers do.
During our conversation, a Time article came up, and Nisha took umbrage with some of the things in the piece - particularly this part: "