September 17, 2013
Statement from LIA President & CEO Kevin Law on PGA of America Hosting PGA Championship and Ryder Cup at Bethpage State Park
By: Kevin Law, President & CEO of the Long Island Association
"Long Island has world class golf facilities that generate significant economic activity of more than a billion dollars and thousands of jobs and thus the PGA's decision to hold the PGA Championship and Ryder Cup at Bethpage State Park is great news for the region and our tourism industry as prior U.S. Opens at Bethpage and Shinnecock have shown."