Atlanta, GA (March 4, 2013) – The JCI Foundation announces Kathy Betty, a prominent Atlanta Business Woman, as the honorary chairperson of the 2nd Annual Judson Collegiate & Legends Pro-Am Challenge taking place at the Country Club of Roswell from July 12th to 15th, 2013. The event brings together the Legends of the LPGA with the top collegiate women golfers.
“We are honored to have Kathy involved in our event, specifically with our focus on mentoring young women in sport and in business” said Kirk Knous, President of the JCI Foundation. In addition to the special experience of getting to know and play with 30 of the best former LPGA players, the collegiate women will get exposure to many business men and women who participate in and sponsor the event.
“I’m happy to be a part of an event to support the growth of women in sport and in business. Golf is particularly important in the world of business, you can’t imagine how many deals I closed on the golf course” said Kathy Betty.
About the Event:
Bringing the Legends of the LPGA together with the Future of Women’s Golf. The stroke play event that will feature 60 of the top collegiate women and 30 of the top LPGA Legends Tour Players. Atlanta resident, Rosie Jones a Georgia Golf Hall of Fame member and 5 time winner on the Legends Tour, has invited The Legends Tour players to participate to make this a unique event that pairs the greatest players of the LPGA with the future of women’s golf.
On Day 1 a Pro Am will feature 1 Legends player, college players, and 3 amateurs. Day 2 will feature a Legends Tour player and 2 college players in an individual stroke play format with a team best ball for an added challenge. The final two days will be college players competing in stroke play. Opportunities still exist to become a sponsor of the event and participate in the Pro-Am. For more information, visit www.judsongolf.com.