22 Jul '14, 9pm

Report: Dick's fires more than 500 PGA pros

More than 500 PGA professionals were let go Tuesday after Dick’s Sporting Goods fired all of the full-time professionals in their golf sections, according to a report from ESPN.com . “The PGA of America is aware of the decision made today by Dick’s Sporting Goods that affects the livelihoods of many PGA professionals who have been employed at Dick’s,” PGA of America president Ted Bishop said in a statement obtained by Golf Channel. “We are extremely disappointed by the news, as any time even one PGA member loses a job we are extremely sensitive to such matters. … While we are sincerely disappointed with this news, we continue to support our PGA professionals who are extremely dedicated to share, teach and grow the game of golf.” According to this report, Dick’s had employed a PGA professional at every store, and the golf business reportedly accounted for 15 percent of the ...

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