May 30th, 2018


Bourbon, MO – Imperial Headwear, the #1 headwear brand for Private and Resort golf facilities as reported by the Association of Golf Merchandisers (AGM) in their Member Survey the last 3 consecutive years, announced a new partnership with The Idaho Golf Association (IGA). Imperial will become the “Official Headwear of the Idaho Golf Association” under the new agreement, and provide all headwear for IGA staff, committee members and contestants of IGA events.

“The IGA is very appreciative of our partnership with Imperial Headwear,” said Adam McCormick, Executive Director of the IGA. “Partnering with one of the best brands in the golf industry shows their commitment to supporting amateur golf, and we are proud to work with them to help grow the game.”

Imperial will also be offering an online-exclusive collection of IGA headwear and apparel on their website – – with a portion of proceeds given back to the IGA, which supports a variety of Idaho-based golf programs.

“I am excited to partner with the IGA to help raise money for such a great association,” said David Shaffer, VP Sales & Marketing at Imperial Headwear. “Adam McCormick and his team are doing terrific things for the game of golf in Idaho and Imperial is proud to support them in their mission.”

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

About the Idaho Golf Association

 The Idaho Golf Association (IGA) is a 501 (C)(7) non-profit organization founded in 1969 with the goal of being an all-encompassing umbrella organization for amateur golf in Idaho. The mission of the IGA is to promote the best interest of amateur golf, by providing course rating and handicapping service to member clubs, conducting championships, providing playing opportunities for members, education, and protecting the spirit of the game. The IGA is comprised of approximately 16,000 members and approximately 90 member clubs.

The IGA is governed by a Board of Directors comprised of twelve men and women who serve three year terms. Operations are administered by four full-time employees and USGA P.J. Boatwright Interns. Sixteen state championships and various USGA qualifiers are conducted each year in addition to over 40 events on the IGA Junior Tour schedule.

About Imperial Headwear

 Founded in 1916, Imperial Headwear is the leading manufacturer and marketer of premium quality headwear & apparel 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 styles 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


Chris Frame

Marketing Specialist

Imperial Headwear


Adam McCormick

Executive Director

Idaho Golf Association