Ping Enters Custom Golf Ball Fray

Ping Golf hasn’t been in the golf ball business for several years, but that’s not stopping the company from pursuing its custom-fit culture with the introduction of a a virtual ball–fitting experience based on a golfer’s launch conditions and performance preferences.   Known as Ballnamic, Ping says the website offers “unbiased’’ golf ball brand and […]

Barbecue Queen Melissa Cookston Lauches World Junior BBQ League

Seven-time world barbecue champion Melissa Cookston has launched the World Junior BBQ League, a nonprofit organization whose mission is to engage kids who are 14-18 years old in barbecue competitions to teach them life skills such as leadership, teamwork, strategic planning, organizational skills, time management, work ethic, emotional focus within a competitive environment, and culinary […]

Richard C. Kessler’s Ambitious Plant Riverside District Opens Its Third Hotel

  The Atlantic, the final hotel building within hotelier Richard C. Kessler’s Plant Riverside District in Savannah, Ga., has opened. Celebrating the Savannah River and the life that surrounds it, the Atlantic is a six-story structure made of concrete, brick, and glass. It’s the Plant Riverside District’s third mixed-use hotel building within the complex. Each building […]