Group Backs AJGA Tournament at Grand Geneva
Junior Players Championship Supported by Chicago-Based Firm
Gelber Group, LLC. has agreed to sponsor the American Junior
Golf Associations Midwest Junior Players Championship,
the Association announced Thursday. This years event
is slated for June 30 July 3 at Grand Geneva Resort
& Spa in Lake Geneva, Wis.
Were excited to help bring a premier AJGA tournament
to the Midwest, said Brian Gelber, president and chairman
of The Gelber Group. The event will give many talented
players from the region the chance to showcase their skills
at the national level.
The 54-hole, stroke play event will feature 99 players from
across the country and include dozens of talented juniors
from the Midwest. An 18-hole qualifier for those players not
in the tournament field will be held on June 29.
Having a prestigious sponsor in The Gelber Group is
going to take this event to the next level, said Jason
Etzen, AJGA executive vice president of development. The
tournament week is going to be a memorable one for all participants
and their families.
Gelber Group LLC., a Chicago-based professional trading firm,
is entering its first year of AJGA sponsorship. Gelbers
customers include the most prestigious members of the professional
community such as Wall Street institutions, international
banks, hedge funds and independent professional traders.