UK Golf Services has appointed Jay Bavington as the new Sales Director for its Stuburt and Ram brands.Bavington was previously sales manager with Hi-Tec Golf, where he worked both in the USA and UK. He will team up again with Duncan Patmore, who left Hi- Tec to join fast-growing Stuburt as global sales and marketing director last year.
Jay said: “I am extremely excited to be joining Stuburt and working alongside Duncan. We have worked well together on the development of some excellent golf shoe technology and I’m looking forward to bringing that expertise to Stuburt.
“The opportunity to be involved with Ram too made my decision to join UK Golf Services very easy. There’s a real buzz about both brands and the products going forward will get better and better.”
Jay will be responsible for delivering high levels of service for retail partners who commit to Stuburt and Ram and added: “My own expectations in this area are high and I’ll be making sure that everything is in place to give our customers the right support.”
Jay spent eight years as a PGA member in America, where he was the head professional at the Desert Inn, Las Vegas – the host of multiple PGA, LPGA and Senior PGA Tour events. He also managed one of the USA’s largest pro shops, which won Best Resort Retail Operation in 2007.