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Imperial partners with Pacific Northwest Golf Association

BOURBON, MO. – Imperial Headwear, the No. 1 headwear brand for private and resort golf facilities as reported by the Association of Golf Merchandisers (AGM) in their member survey the last three consecutive years, announced a new partnership and e-commerce fundraising collaboration with the Pacific Northwest Golf Association (PNGA).

Imperial will become the “Official Headwear of The Pacific Northwest Golf Association” under the new agreement, and provide headwear for contestants in the PNGA’s top competitive events in 2018.

“The PNGA is looking forward to a special partnership with Imperial Headwear,” said Scotty Crouthamel, senior director of rules and competition for the Pacific Northwest Golf Association. “They are a premier golf headwear company and do wonderful things to support the game of golf throughout the world.”

Imperial will also be offering limited edition PNGA headwear on their website – – and a portion of the proceeds will be directed back to the PNGA, which supports a variety of Pacific Northwest-based golf initiatives, including junior golf, player development, scholarships and turfgrass research.

“We are pleased to collaborate with a great organization like the PNGA,” said David Shaffer, vice president of sales and marketing at Imperial Headwear. “They are highly committed to growing the game of golf in the entire Pacific Northwest and Imperial is proud to support them in their mission.”

The Limited Edition collection of hats offered online will include a variety of headwear styles in multiple colors and a t-shirt with the core PNGA logo displayed. From each cap/tee sold online, $10 will benefit the PNGA, and free ground shipping is available on all products. To view the entire collection of PNGA headwear and tees, visit:

For more information about Imperial Headwear please visit, contact your local sales representative or call (800) 950-1916.

About Imperial Headwear

Founded in 1916, Imperial Headwear is the leading manufacturer and marketer of premium quality headwear for the golf market. Imperial is committed to style, functionality and perfection in fit and comfort. It is this commitment that has allowed the creation of a wide variety of headwear with quality that is second to none. Renowned for its superior customer service and art customization capabilities, Imperial offers its products using the most innovative fabrics and designs, as well as logo and embroidery technologies. For further information please visit or call (800) 950-1916.  Follow Imperial Headwear on Twitter and Instagram at @ImperialHats and on Facebook at  Imperial Headwear’s 100th Anniversary video can be viewed at

About the Pacific Northwest Golf Association

The PNGA was founded on February 4, 1899. It is a 501c3 charitable, international, amateur golf association dedicated to preserving the true spirit of golf by supporting its allied associations, conducting quality championships, and promoting activities beneficial to golfers in the Pacific Northwest. For more than a century, the Association has been a pioneer in developing competitions and services and its mission has grown and evolved. Today, the PNGA remains committed to being a truly regional organization providing benefits and services to its members and member clubs throughout the Northwest. The territory of the PNGA is divided into five different zones, made up of about 175,000 members and 650 golf courses.


Chris Frame

Marketing Specialist

Imperial Headwear

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Scotty Crouthamel

Senior Director of Rules & Competition

Pacific Northwest Golf Association