2020 Award Finalists
2020 Award Winners

Awards

Head Professional
Head Professional of the Year
2020 Winner - Marc-Andre Piette
Hylands Golf Club

Bud Malloy Head Professional of the Year

This award is one of the honors the association can bestow on a working club professional whose total contributions to the game best exemplify the complete PGA of Canada professional. Consideration should be given to: quality of leadership; managerial skills; record of service to the Association and the game of golf; regard for other PGA of Canada Club Professionals and their regard for him/her. 
 

2020 Bud Malloy Head Professional of the Year Finalists

  • Bill Keating - Camelot Golf & Country Club
  • Danielle Nadon - Loch March Golf & Country Club
Class A Professional of the Year
Class A Professional of the Year
2020 Winner - Marc Rouse
The Royal Ottawa Golf Club

Class A Professional of the Year

The PGA of Canada Class “A” Professional of the Year Award is the highest honor the Association can bestow on a working Class “A” Professional at a golf course whose total contributions to the game best exemplify the PGA of Canada Class “A” Professional. Candidate should demonstrate outstanding qualities of leadership, customer service and be a well-regarded role model to other PGA Professionals. Must be working in a pro shop at a golf course. 

2020 Class A Professional of the Year Finalists

  • Shawn Banfield - Ottawa Hunt & Golf Club
  • Jason Brum - Eagle Creek Golf Club
Flagstick.com Player of the Year
Flagstick.com Player of the Year
2019 Winner - Lee Curry
Camelot Golf & Country Club

Flagstick.com Player of the Year

This award is earned by the professional who accumulates the most points on the Flagstick.com Order of Merit based on tournament participation and results.


Due to COVID-19 and the reduced number of events, the 2020 Flagstick.com Player of the Year was not  awarded.

Executive Professional of the Year
Executive Professional of the Year
2020 Winner - Dany Lacombe
Greyhawk Golf Club

Executive Professional of the Year

This award is one of the honors the association can bestow on a working Executive Professional whose total contributions to the game best exemplify the complete PGA of Canada professional.  This award embraces a wide range of services executed by the Executive Professional including; leadership; outstanding management; service to the Association and the game of golf; highly esteemed amongst colleagues.

2020 Executive Professional of the Year Finalists
  • Tony Dunn - Marshes Golf Club
  • Marc Peterson - Ottawa Athletic Club
Apprentice Professional of the Year
Apprentice Professional of the Year
2020 Winner -Matt Peterson
Hylands Golf Club

Harold Blackmon Apprentice Professional of the Year

The PGA of Canada Apprentice Professional of the Year Award is the highest honor the Association can bestow on a working Apprentice Professional. Guidelines for consideration include: outstanding leader and role model; ambitious; professional development. Must be working in a pro shop at a golf course and be an Apprentice Professional at the beginning of the year. 

2020 Apprentice Professional of the Year Finalists

  • Carol Anne Baxter - Archie's Family Golf Center
  • Jake Haime - Kevin Haime Golf Center
Kevin Haime Junior Leader of the Year
Junior Leader of the Year
2020 Winner - Matt Robinson
Rideau View Golf Club

Kevin Haime Junior Leader of the Year

This award is designed to pay recognition to PGA of Canada members who are leaders in junior golf who: demonstrate involvement in promotion and development of junior golf; support of National Jr programs; proven interest, concern and ability to provide opportunities and experience for juniors to learn and play; outstanding character. 

2020 Junior Leader of the Year Finalists
  • Jeff Gunn - White Sands Golf & Practice Centre
  • Dave McDonald - The Royal Ottawa Golf Club
Harry Hereford Teacher of the Year
Teacher of the Year
2020 Winner - Kevin Haime
Kevin Haime Golf Centre

Harry Hereford Teacher of the Year

This award bestows a special recognition on a PGA of Canada member who has performed outstanding service as a golf instructor. Consideration given to: outstanding teacher; initiation and/or implementation of unusual and/or special teaching programs; publication of articles, books, magazines. 

2020 Teacher of the Year Finalists
  • Gregg Foley - 19th Tee
  • Derek MacDonald - The Royal Ottawa Golf Club
History | Results
Retailer of the Year
Retailer of the Year
2020 Winner - Paul Carrothers
Royal Ottawa Golf Club

Retailer of the Year

This award recognizes those PGA of Canada Professionals who have demonstrated superior skills as merchandisers in the promotion of golf. This award is given for excellence in golf shop operations and consideration is given to: demonstration of skill in planning and promotion of sales by presenting products on a timely basis through specialized marketing techniques. Must be a Class “A” Member. 

2020 Retailer of the Year Finalists
  • Chris Barber - The Landings Golf Course
  • Bill Keating - Camelot Golf & Country Club
History | Results
Manufacturers Representative of the Year
Manufacturers Representative of the Year
2020 Winner - Gavin Corbeil
Acushnet Canada

Manufacturers Representative of the Year

Awarded to the individual who displays outstanding contributions to the Zone, exceptional customer service, and goes above-and-beyond to support his/her brand. 

2020 Representative of the Year Finalists

  • Shawn Perno - Taylor Made
  • Andre Borys - Ping​​