Articles By: Lissa Bertalot

Eaton Press Release Golf Pride Completes Sweep of 2016 FedEx Cup Postseason Events

Golf Pride Completes Sweep of 2016 FedEx Cup Postseason Events

Golf Pride Completes Sweep of 2016 FedEx Cup Postseason Events SOUTHERN PINES, N.C. … Power management company Eaton announced today that its Golf Pride Grips Division was the winning grip brand at all four 2016 FedEx Cup Playoff events. At the season ending TOUR Championship, The #1 Grip in Golf claimed 3 out of the… Read more »

Eaton Press Release Golf Pride Sweeps 2016 Majors with Win at Baltusrol

Golf Pride Sweeps 2016 Majors with Win at Baltusrol

Golf Pride Sweeps 2016 Majors with Win at Baltusrol SOUTHERN PINES, N.C. … Power management company Eaton announced today that its Golf Pride Grips Division was the leading swing grip and putter grip brand played at the 2016 PGA Championship this past week at Baltusrol Golf Club, giving them a clean sweep of golf’s majors… Read more »

Eaton Press Release Top Players Trust Their Games To Golf Pride Grips Off The Tee and On The Greens At The Open Championship

Top Players Trust Their Games To Golf Pride Grips Off The Tee and On The Greens At The Open Championship

Top Players Trust Their Games To Golf Pride Grips Off The Tee and On The Greens At The Open Championship SOUTHERN PINES, N.C. … Power management company Eaton announced today that its Golf Pride Grips Division was the leading swing grip and putter grip brand played at the 2016 Open Championship this past week at… Read more »

Eaton Press Release Top Players Trust Their Games To Golf Pride Grips At The 2016 U.S. Open

Top Players Trust Their Games To Golf Pride Grips At The 2016 U.S. Open

Top Players Trust Their Games To Golf Pride Grips At The 2016 U.S. Open SOUTHERN PINES, N.C. … Power management company Eaton announced today that its Golf Pride Grips Division was the leading swing grip and putter grip brand played at the 116th U.S. Open this past week at the esteemed Oakmont Country Club. The… Read more »

Eaton Press Release Golf Pride Grips Are Overwhelming Favorite at 2016 NCAA Men’s Division I Championship

Golf Pride Grips Are Overwhelming Favorite at 2016 NCAA Men’s Division I Championship

Golf Pride Grips Are Overwhelming Favorite at 2016 NCAA Men’s Division I Championship SOUTHERN PINES, N.C. … Power management company Eaton announced today that its Golf Pride Grips Division was the leading grip brand used by top collegiate players at the 2016 NCAA Men’s Division I Golf Championship. A commanding 94% of players competing at… Read more »

Eaton Press Release Golf Pride Teams Up With The First Tee of the Sandhills to Help Teach Youth Life Lessons Through Golf

Golf Pride Teams Up With The First Tee of the Sandhills to Help Teach Youth Life Lessons Through Golf

Golf Pride Teams Up With The First Tee Of the Sandhills To Help Teach Youth Life Lessons Through Golf SOUTHERN PINES, N.C. … Power management company Eaton announced today that its Golf Pride Grips Division has finalized an agreement to become the Volunteer Program Sponsor of The First Tee of the Sandhills through 2018. As… Read more »

Eaton Press Release Golf Pride Is The Most Trusted Grip Brand From Tee-to-Green At The 2016 Masters

Golf Pride Is The Most Trusted Grip Brand From Tee-to-Green At The 2016 Masters

Golf Pride Is The Most Trusted Grip Brand From Tee-to-Green At The 2016 Masters SOUTHERN PINES, N.C. … Power management company Eaton announced today that its Golf Pride Grips Division was the leading swing grip and putter grip brand played at the 2016 Masters. The #1 Grip in Golf claimed 10 of the top 14… Read more »

Eaton Press Release GOLF PRIDE® INTRODUCES NEW OVERSIZE PUTTER SERIES:  TOUR SNSR, NEVER LOSE YOUR FEEL

GOLF PRIDE® INTRODUCES NEW OVERSIZE PUTTER SERIES: TOUR SNSR, NEVER LOSE YOUR FEEL

GOLF PRIDE® INTRODUCES NEW OVERSIZE PUTTER SERIES: TOUR SNSR, NEVER LOSE YOUR FEEL SOUTHERN PINES, N.C. … Eaton announced today that its Golf Pride Grips Division is introducing an all-new oversized putter series called TOUR SNSR. The new grips feature larger Tour-proven shapes that are engineered with innovative SNSR material that delivers unsurpassed Tour-level feel… Read more »

Eaton Press Release GOLF PRIDE BOLSTERS LEADERSHIP TEAM WITH ADDITION OF CONSUMER PRODUCTS INDUSTRY VETERAN NEAL

GOLF PRIDE BOLSTERS LEADERSHIP TEAM WITH ADDITION OF CONSUMER PRODUCTS INDUSTRY VETERAN NEAL

GOLF PRIDE BOLSTERS LEADERSHIP TEAM WITH ADDITION OF CONSUMER PRODUCTS INDUSTRY VETERAN NEAL SOUTHERN PINES, N.C. … Eaton announced today that its Golf Pride Grips Division has grown its leadership team with the appointment of Jonathan Neal to the newly created position of Global Marketing Manager. In the new position, Neal will oversee Golf Pride’s… Read more »

Eaton Press Release Golf Pride Leads Grip Count at Whistling Straits; Completes 2015 Major Sweep for Tour Velvet Family

Golf Pride Leads Grip Count at Whistling Straits; Completes 2015 Major Sweep for Tour Velvet Family

Golf Pride Leads Grip Count at Whistling Straits; Completes 2015 Major Sweep for Tour Velvet Family  SOUTHERN PINES, N.C. … Power management company Eaton announced today that its Golf Pride Grips division was the leading grip brand played by Tour and PGA professionals at the 93rd PGA Championship. The overwhelming majority, 121 players, competing in… Read more »

Eaton Press Release Golf Pride Grip Counts are a Major Win at “The Home of Golf”

Golf Pride Grip Counts are a Major Win at “The Home of Golf”

Golf Pride Grip Counts are a Major Win at “The Home of Golf” SOUTHERN PINES, N.C. … Power management company Eaton announced today that its Golf Pride Grips Division was the leading grip brand played by professionals and amateurs at the 144th Open Championship. The overwhelming majority, 119 players, competing in the year’s third major… Read more »

Eaton Press Release Top Players Choose Golf Pride Grips at 2015 U.S. Open

Top Players Choose Golf Pride Grips at 2015 U.S. Open

Top Players Choose Golf Pride Grips at 2015 U.S. Open SOUTHERN PINES, N.C. … Power management company Eaton announced today that its Golf Pride Grips Division was the leading grip brand played by professionals and amateurs at the 2015 U.S. Open Championship. The overwhelming majority, 119 players, competing in the year’s second major trusted their… Read more »

Eaton Press Release Golf Pride Leads Grip Count In Impressive Fashion at 2015 NCAA Men’s Division I Championship

Golf Pride Leads Grip Count In Impressive Fashion at 2015 NCAA Men’s Division I Championship

Golf Pride Leads Grip Count In Impressive Fashion at 2015 NCAA Men’s Division I Championship SOUTHERN PINES, N.C. … Power management company Eaton announced today that its Golf Pride Grips Division was the leading grip brand played by top collegiate players at the 2015 NCAA Men’s Division I Golf Championship. 88% of players competing at… Read more »

Eaton Press Release Golf Pride Helps Raise Over $144,000 For Local Hospice

Golf Pride Helps Raise Over $144,000 For Local Hospice

Golf Pride Helps Raise Over $144,000 For Local Hospice SOUTHERN PINES, N.C. … Power management company Eaton announced today that its Golf Pride Grips Division, in partnership with sponsors and Scotch Meadows Country Club, continued its fundraising for the 29th Annual Hospice of Scotland County Golf Tournament. The charity event, which took place on April… Read more »

Eaton Press Release Golf Pride Is Overwhelming Grip of Choice by Players at 2015 Masters

Golf Pride Is Overwhelming Grip of Choice by Players at 2015 Masters

Golf Pride Is Overwhelming Grip of Choice by Players at 2015 Masters SOUTHERN PINES, N.C. … Power management company Eaton announced today that its Golf Pride Grips Division was the leading grip brand played by PGA Tour professionals at the 2015 Masters tournament. 79 of the 97 players competing in the year’s first major— a… Read more »

Eaton Press Release Golf Pride Uses Tour Inspiration to Develop Performance Innovations in the New MCC Plus4™

Golf Pride Uses Tour Inspiration to Develop Performance Innovations in the New MCC Plus4™

Golf Pride Uses Tour Inspiration to Develop Performance Innovations in the New MCC Plus4™ SOUTHERN PINES, N.C. … Diversified industrial manufacturer Eaton announced today that its Golf Pride grips division will grow its MCC™ (New Decade® MultiCompound) family, the #1 hybrid grip on Tour, with the introduction of the new MCC Plus4. The MCC Plus4… Read more »

Eaton Press Release Team Golf Pride Wins 2014 Ryder Cup 21- 3

Team Golf Pride Wins 2014 Ryder Cup 21- 3

Team Golf Pride Wins 2014 Ryder Cup 21- 3 SOUTHERN PINES, N.C. … Before the first shot is struck at the 2014 Ryder Cup Matches, Power management company Eaton announced today that its Golf Pride Grips Division was already the clear winner. In fact, Golf Pride was the grip of choice by a margin of… Read more »

Eaton Press Release Golf Pride Users Claim Impressive Share of 2014 FedEx Cup Top 30 Bonus Money

Golf Pride Users Claim Impressive Share of 2014 FedEx Cup Top 30 Bonus Money

Golf Pride Users Claim Impressive Share of 2014 FedEx Cup Top 30 Bonus Money SOUTHERN PINES, N.C. … Power management company Eaton announced today that its Golf Pride Grips Division was by far the most successful grip company in this year’s FedEx Cup bonus pool. In fact, 26 out of Top 30 in the final… Read more »

Golf Pride Is Overwhelming Grip of Choice at 2014 TOUR Championship

Golf Pride Is Overwhelming Grip of Choice at 2014 TOUR Championship

Golf Pride Is Overwhelming Grip of Choice at 2014 TOUR Championship SOUTHERN PINES, N.C. … Power management company Eaton announced today that its Golf Pride Grips Division is the leading grip brand of choice by players at the 2014 Tour Championship at the famed East Lake Golf Club in Atlanta, GA. In fact, 26 out… Read more »

Eaton Press Release Golf Pride Is The #1 Grip At 2014 BMW Championship

Golf Pride Is The #1 Grip At 2014 BMW Championship

Golf Pride Is The #1 Grip Brand of Choice at The 2014 BMW Championship SOUTHERN PINES, N.C. … Power management company Eaton announced today that its Golf Pride Grips Division is the leading grip brand of choice by players at the 2014 BMW Championship at historic Cherry Hills Country Club. In fact, 58 out of… Read more »

Eaton Press Release Golf Pride Is #1 Grip Brand of Choice at 2014 PGA Championship

Golf Pride Is #1 Grip Brand of Choice at 2014 PGA Championship

Golf Pride Is #1 Grip Brand of Choice at 2014 PGA Championship SOUTHERN PINES, N.C. … Power management company Eaton announced today that its Golf Pride Grips Division was the leading grip of choice by players at the 2014 PGA Championship in Louisville, Kentucky. In fact, 124 of the 156 (79%) players competing in the… Read more »

Eaton Press Release Golf Pride Continues Majors Dominance As Most Trusted Grip at Royal Liverpool

Golf Pride Continues Majors Dominance As Most Trusted Grip at Royal Liverpool

Golf Pride Continues Majors Dominance As Most Trusted Grip at Royal Liverpool SOUTHERN PINES, N.C. … Power management company Eaton announced today that its Golf Pride Grips Division was the prevailing grip of choice by players at the 2014 Open Championship, played at historic Royal Liverpool. In fact, 122 of the 156 (78%) players competing… Read more »

Eaton Press Release Golf Pride Is Hometown Favorite at 2014 U.S Open

Golf Pride Is Hometown Favorite at 2014 U.S Open

Golf Pride Is Hometown Favorite at 2014 U.S Open SOUTHERN PINES, N.C. … Power management company Eaton announced today that its Golf Pride Grips Division was far and away the leading grip brand chosen by players at the 2014 U.S. Open, played at Pinehurst No. 2 just a few miles from Golf Pride’s world headquarters…. Read more »

Eaton Press Release Golf Pride Keeps Grip on Official Partnership with Long Drivers of America

Golf Pride Keeps Grip on Official Partnership with Long Drivers of America

Golf Pride Keeps Grip on Official Partnership with Long Drivers of America SOUTHERN PINES, N.C. … Power management company Eaton announced today that its Golf Pride Grips Division would continue as the official grip of the 2014 RE/MAX World Long Drive Championship, marking the sixth-straight year of the partnership. Most of the world’s top long drive… Read more »

Eaton Press Release Golf Pride Is #1 Grip of Choice by Players at 2014 Masters

Golf Pride Is #1 Grip of Choice by Players at 2014 Masters

Golf Pride Is #1 Grip of Choice by Players at 2014 Masters SOUTHERN PINES, N.C. … Power management company Eaton announced today that its Golf Pride Grips Division was far and away the leading grip brand chosen by players at the 2014 Masters tournament. In fact, 78 of the 97 (80%) players competing in the year’s… Read more »

Eaton Press Release Golf Pride Donates $15,000 to Folds of Honor Foundation

Golf Pride Donates $15,000 to Folds of Honor Foundation

Golf Pride Donates $15,000 to Folds of Honor Foundation; Amasses $65,000 Total Contribution Over Five Years of Patriot Grip Program SOUTHERN PINES, N.C. … Power management company Eaton announced today that its Golf Pride Grips Division recently continued its support of the Folds of Honor Foundation with a $15,000 contribution stemming from 2013 Patriot grip sales…. Read more »

Eaton Press Release Golf Pride’s Gold Standard Adds Superior Tack Option

Golf Pride’s Gold Standard Adds Superior Tack Option

Golf Pride’s Gold Standard Adds Superior Tack Option SOUTHERN PINES, N.C. … Diversified industrial manufacturer Eaton announced today that its Golf Pride grips division would unveil its new high-performance option in the Tour Velvet® family, at the 2014 PGA Merchandise Show. The Tour Velvet Super Tack™ is the latest addition to the Tour Velvet series, which… Read more »

Eaton Press Release Golf Pride Goes Platinum For The 10th Anniversary Of The New Decade® MultiCompound

Golf Pride Goes Platinum For The 10th Anniversary Of The New Decade® MultiCompound

Golf Pride Goes Platinum For The 10th Anniversary Of The New Decade® MultiCompound SOUTHERN PINES, N.C. … Diversified industrial manufacturer Eaton announced today that its Golf Pride grips division is celebrating the 10th Anniversary of its New Decade MultiCompound grips by introducing a platinum series featuring four new color options. All of the new choices feature… Read more »

Eaton Press Release Golf Pride Brings Comfort and Control with Softest Performance Grips Ever

Golf Pride Brings Comfort and Control with Softest Performance Grips Ever

Golf Pride Brings Comfort and Control with Softest Performance Grips Ever SOUTHERN PINES, N.C. … Diversified industrial manufacturer Eaton announced today that its Golf Pride grips division would unveil its innovative new CP2™ line of grips at the 2014 PGA Merchandise Show. CP2 grips, defined by their Comfort, Control and Performance attributes, are the softest performance… Read more »

Eaton Press Release Golf Pride Announces Online Fundraiser To Bolster Folds of Honor Foundation Donations

Golf Pride Announces Online Fundraiser To Bolster Folds of Honor Foundation Donations

SOUTHERN PINES, N.C. … Golf Pride, a division of diversified industrial manufacturer Eaton, announced today that it would extend its existing support of the Folds of Honor Foundation through an online promotion in which the company is encouraging golfers to donate to Folds of Honor Foundation by offering the chance to win a “Golf Pride Patriot… Read more »

Eaton Press Release Golf Pride Announces Opening of New State-of-the-Art Manufacturing Facility

Golf Pride Announces Opening of New State-of-the-Art Manufacturing Facility

SOUTHERN PINES, N.C. … Golf Pride, a division of diversified industrial manufacturer Eaton, announced today that it recently moved its 28-year-old Golf Pride Manufacturing Operations in Taiwan to a new state-of-the-art facility in Guan Miao, Taiwan. The move was successfully completed without interruptions to customer delivery times. To celebrate the move and showcase the capabilities… Read more »

Eaton Press Release Golf Pride Looks To Continue Its Major Success Story

Golf Pride Looks To Continue Its Major Success Story

Golf Pride Looks To Continue Its Major Success Story SOUTHERN PINES, N.C.…Golf Pride, a division of diversified industrial manufacturer Eaton, continues to be the unquestioned grip of choice for the world’s best golfers, heading into the 143rd Open at Muirfield. Consistent with Golf Pride’s leadership of the world professional tour grip counts, 82% of players… Read more »

Eaton Press Release Golf Pride Announces New Sales Leaders Focused on After-Market and OEM Channels

Golf Pride Announces New Sales Leaders Focused on After-Market and OEM Channels

Golf Pride Announces New Sales Leaders Focused On After-Market and OEM Channels SOUTHERN PINES, N.C.…Golf Pride, a division of diversified industrial manufacturer Eaton, announced today it has promoted two company and industry veterans to drive future sales growth globally. Wright Chandler will be focused specifically on the Aftermarket channel, while Steven Dougherty will lead the… Read more »

Eaton Press Release Michael Breed and David Leadbetter Give Back

Michael Breed and David Leadbetter Give Back

Michael Breed and David Leadbetter Give Back SOUTHERN PINES, N.C. …Michael Breed, the host of Golf Channel’s “The Golf Fix” and David Leadbetter, one of the world’s top golf instructors are Golf Pride Brand Ambassadors and share Eaton’s philosophy of community involvement. On May 5th, Michael Breed participated in a very special event in Newtown,… Read more »

Eaton Press Release Golf Pride Receives Governor’s Award for Charity Fundraising

Golf Pride Receives Governor’s Award for Charity Fundraising

Golf Pride Receives Governor’s Award for Charity Fundraising SOUTHERN PINES, N.C. …Golf Pride, a division of diversified industrial manufacturer Eaton, has teamed up with sponsors and Scotch Meadows Country Club to raise more than $3 million dollars for Hospice of Scotland County. On April 23-24, they will once again play host to golfers throughout the… Read more »

Eaton Press Release New Golf Pride Z-Grip Patriot™ Delivers Performance with a Purpose

New Golf Pride Z-Grip Patriot™ Delivers Performance with a Purpose

New Golf Pride Z-Grip™ Patriot™ Delivers Performance with a Purpose SOUTHERN PINES, N.C. …Diversified industrial manufacturer Eaton announced today that its Golf Pride grips division would continue its support of the Folds of Honor Foundation. As the two organizations begin their fifth year of working together, Golf Pride has refreshed the Patriot grip offering for… Read more »

Eaton Press Release Golf Pride ®  Ranks Number One Grip Choice At The U.S. Open

Golf Pride ® Ranks Number One Grip Choice At The U.S. Open

Golf Pride® Ranks Number One Grip Choice At The U.S. Open SOUTHERN PINES, N.C. …Diversified industrial manufacturer Eaton Corporation announced today that the majority of golfers who competed in the 2011 U.S. Open relied on Golf Pride grips to play their best. According to data compiled by the authoritative Darrell Survey Company, Golf Pride grips… Read more »

Eaton Press Release Golf Pride® Is Top Grip Choice Among NCAA Division I Men’s and Women’s Championship Fields

Golf Pride® Is Top Grip Choice Among NCAA Division I Men’s and Women’s Championship Fields

Golf Pride® Is Top Grip Choice Among NCAA Division I Men’s and Women’s Championship Fields SOUTHERN PINES, N.C. …Diversified industrial manufacturer Eaton Corporation announced today that the majority of golfers who played in the NCAA Division I Championships used Golf Pride grips in competition. According to data compiled by the authoritative Darrell Survey Company, 92… Read more »