Hosel Rockets Podcast #34 – Putter Artisan Sam Bettinardi

In this episode, Ken is joined by Sam Bettinardi, son of the famous club designer Robert Bettinardi. In 1991, Robert changed the putter industry by crafting a putter from a solid block of steel. In 2012, Sam joined the company to lead the marketing and sales division and now has a key role in putter designs and player development alongside his father. Bettinardi Golf is one of the only father-son OEMs and continues to create putters that instill confidence and greatness on the greens and find their way into the hands of some of the game’s best golfers around the… [Continue Reading “Hosel Rockets Podcast #34 – Putter Artisan Sam Bettinardi”]

Hosel Rockets Podcast #33 – Top 10 Golf Balls & Clubs for the Holidays

With the holiday season rapidly approaching and the current global supply chain issues, we thought it would be good to get you some holiday gift ideas before it’s too late. Ken and Bill are here to countdown their top 10 golf balls & clubs for your holiday ideas. Listen to the Hosel Rockets Podcast on your favorite app! Spotify | Apple Podcasts | Stitcher | Google Podcasts | iHeartRadio Deezer | Overcast | Pocket Casts | TuneIn | Pandora… [Continue Reading “Hosel Rockets Podcast #33 – Top 10 Golf Balls & Clubs for the Holidays”]

Hosel Rockets Podcast #32 – Founder of Angels for Hearts, Kimberly Kaufman

In this episode, Ken Morton Jr. talks with Kimberly Kaufman, the founder of Angels for Hearts. Kim was diagnosed with congestive heart failure at 30 years old and realized she was in a unique position to help pediatric heart patients and their families. She established Angels for Hearts to help restore normalcy to these children and remind them that they are children first before being heart patients. Listen to the Hosel Rockets Podcast on your favorite app! Spotify | Apple Podcasts | Stitcher | Google Podcasts | iHeartRadio Deezer | Overcast | Pocket Casts | TuneIn | Pandora… [Continue Reading “Hosel Rockets Podcast #32 – Founder of Angels for Hearts, Kimberly Kaufman”]

Hosel Rockets Podcast #31 – CEO of Travis Mathew, Ryan Ellis

In this episode, Ken Morton Jr. has a chat with Ryan Ellis, the CEO of Travis Mathew. Founded in 2007, Travis Mathew has grown into a major player in the sportswear industry and beyond. With a smart blend of performance and innovative design, each piece of clothing is crafted to achieve a perfect balance between functional comfort and superior style, both on and off the course. Listen to the Hosel Rockets Podcast on your favorite app! Spotify | Apple Podcasts | Stitcher | Google Podcasts | iHeartRadio Deezer | Overcast | Pocket Casts | TuneIn | Pandora… [Continue Reading “Hosel Rockets Podcast #31 – CEO of Travis Mathew, Ryan Ellis”]

Hosel Rockets Podcast #30 – Therabody Director of Global & Business Development Robert Chase

In this episode, Ken Morton Jr. talks about the Theragun with Robert Chase, the Director of Global & Business Development for Therabody. First developed in 2008, the Theragun is a percussive therapy device that relieves tension, stress, and muscle soreness. Since the first model hit the market in 2016, it has exploded in popularity and has been adopted by athletes of all sports and used to treat all types of muscle problems. Listen to the Hosel Rockets Podcast on your favorite app! Spotify | Apple Podcasts | Stitcher | Google Podcasts | iHeartRadio Deezer | Overcast | Pocket Casts |… [Continue Reading “Hosel Rockets Podcast #30 – Therabody Director of Global & Business Development Robert Chase”]

Hosel Rockets Podcast #29 – Clubhouse Manager of Seven at Desert Mountain – Passion Graham

In this episode, Ken Morton Jr. talks with Passion Graham, an up-and-coming clubhouse manager at the illustrious Seven Desert Mountain. Passion has been named one of the top club managers under the age of 40 and is one of the first persons of color to manage a platinum club in the United States. Listen to the Hosel Rockets Podcast on your favorite app! Spotify | Apple Podcasts | Stitcher | Google Podcasts | iHeartRadio Deezer | Overcast | Pocket Casts | TuneIn | Pandora… [Continue Reading “Hosel Rockets Podcast #29 – Clubhouse Manager of Seven at Desert Mountain – Passion Graham”]

Hosel Rockets Podcast #28 – Chief People Officer of the PGA of America – Sandy Cross

In episode 28 of the Hosel Rockets Podcast, Ken Morton Jr. talks with Sandy Cross from the PGA of America. As the Chief People Officer, Sandy has been leading the effort to make the game of golf and the golf industry more inclusive and diverse. Sandy believes the game and industry should better reflect the demographics of America and has been working to make that a reality. Listen to the Hosel Rockets Podcast on your favorite app! Spotify | Apple Podcasts | Stitcher | Google Podcasts | iHeartRadio Deezer | Overcast | Pocket Casts | TuneIn | Pandora… [Continue Reading “Hosel Rockets Podcast #28 – Chief People Officer of the PGA of America – Sandy Cross”]

Hosel Rockets Podcast #27 – Executive Director of the Morton Golf Foundation – Jane Siebers

In episode 27 of the Hosel Rockets Podcast, Ken Morton, Jr. talks with the executive director for the Morton Golf Foundation. The Morton Golf Foundation is a non-profit organization that helps youth, the disabled, and underserved members of the Sacramento community through golf programs and fundraising. Their mission is to enrich the lives of the less fortunate through the great game of golf. Listen to the Hosel Rockets Podcast on your favorite app! Spotify | Apple Podcasts | Stitcher | Google Podcasts | iHeartRadio Deezer | Overcast | Pocket Casts | TuneIn | Pandora… [Continue Reading “Hosel Rockets Podcast #27 – Executive Director of the Morton Golf Foundation – Jane Siebers”]

Hosel Rockets Podcast #26 – Country Music Star & Author of “Walk To Beautiful” – Jimmy Wayne

In episode 26 of the Hosel Rockets Podcast, Ken Morton, Jr. talks with best-selling author and musician Jimmy Wayne. Jimmy is a former foster child whose songs and story highlight his mission to raise awareness for children in foster care. In 2010, Jimmy walked halfway across America to raise awareness for foster children and successfully lobbied several states to raise the age of foster care from 18 to 21. Jimmy is truly an inspiring individual and a regular supporter of the Golf and Guitars music festival. Listen to the Hosel Rockets Podcast on your favorite app! Spotify | Apple Podcasts… [Continue Reading “Hosel Rockets Podcast #26 – Country Music Star & Author of “Walk To Beautiful” – Jimmy Wayne”]

Hosel Rockets Podcast – Episode #25 – Interview with Mike Johnson from Golf Digest

In episode 25 of the Hosel Rockets Podcast, Ken Morton, Jr. interviews Mike Johnson from Golf Digest. Mike is an equipment editor and one of the judges for the magazine’s Hot List. The Hot List is a feature that brings together scientists, engineers, players, golf retailers, and more to analyze the newest golf equipment of the year. As one of the most respected industry veterans in golf, you know whatever Mike includes in the list is some of the year’s finest. Listen to the Hosel Rockets Podcast on your favorite app! Spotify | Apple Podcasts | Stitcher | Google Podcasts… [Continue Reading “Hosel Rockets Podcast – Episode #25 – Interview with Mike Johnson from Golf Digest”]