GRAND BLANC – Tournament Officials announced today that The Ally Challenge presented by McLaren was recognized with the Sales Award at the PGA TOUR’s annual Tournament Meetings on Wednesday, November 20 at TPC Sawgrass. The award is presented annually to the PGA TOUR Champions event which shows tremendous sales growth year over year, while establishing high sales marks in all areas. The Ally Challenge, which announced a five-year extension during tournament week, saw a 16 percent increase in year over year revenue. The tournament outpaced their peers by 61 percent in total clients, 12 percent in multi-year revenue and 23 percent in new business revenue, subsequently increasing their ability to provide charitable donations to the community.
“It is with great pleasure that I present the 2019 Sales Award to The Ally Challenge presented by McLaren,” said PGA TOUR Champions President, Miller Brady. “In just its second year on the PGA TOUR Champions schedule, the tournament has already become one of our top performing events, especially as it relates to sales. We are thrilled that our partnership with Ally Financial, McLaren Health Care and Warwick Hills will continue through 2025 and celebrate the outstanding efforts of the local tournament team led by HNS Sports Group.”
The Ally Challenge presented by McLaren will announce the events 2019 charitable giving details, including check presentations to the tournament’s primary beneficiaries, Genesee County Habitat for Humanity and United Way of Genesee County, today at 4 pm at Genesee County Habitat for Humanity in Flint (101 Burton Street, Flint, MI 48503).
The Ally Challenge presented by McLaren will be one of the premier Regular Season events on PGA TOUR Champions in 2020, which will give way to the fourth-annual Charles Schwab Cup Playoffs – a season-ending, three tournament series used to determine the Tour’s season-long champion.
All three rounds of The Ally Challenge presented by McLaren will be broadcast on Golf Channel.
Details: Visit theallychallenge.com. — G.G.