Digital Caddies Completes 100th Golf Course Installation
July 16, 2014
Golf cars at Stockton Seaview Golf Club in Galloway, New Jersey now utilize the installed GPS-based tablets.
Digital Caddies Inc., a provider of on-course delivery of technology services and content to golfers, completed its 100th course installation at Stockton Seaview Golf Club in Galloway, New Jersey, home of the ShopRite LPGA Classic.
“We are very excited that our 100th course installation took place at such a historic location, Stockton Seaview Golf Club a Troon managed property," Mike Loustalot, Digital Caddies' president, said. "Reaching this milestone in less than a year is significant for our company as it confirms we are among the fastest growing interactive tablet networks for golf cars. With over 7,500 tablets already in operation, we remain on pace to have 15,000 screens installed late this summer.”
“We are excited to offer Digital Caddies technology to our guests,” Kevin DeDonato, director of golf operations at Seaview, said. “The functionality provided by the tablets will not only enhance our guest experience, but also provide a portfolio of management tools via GPS-based cart tracking and communications that will allow us to improve pace-of-play and increase merchandise and concessions sales via real-time tablet promotions. The Digital Caddies platform is expected to create additional revenue streams for our facility.”
Digital Caddies’ tablets install on all types of golf cars, connect wirelessly to the Web through Sprint’s 3G nationwide wireless network and provide golf courses a broad portfolio of real-time course management tools via GPS-based golf car tracking and communications. The Digital Caddies platform enables course operators to improve the golfer experience, manage pace of play and increase merchandise and concession sales via real-time promotions, according to the company. Golf courses benefit from reduced operating costs by better tracking golf car inventory, managing driver behavior and forecasting agronomy issues.