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1995 Ryder Cup Matches

Charles Miersch, associate dean of the University of Rochester’s William E. Simon Graduate School of Business Administration, describes himself as a “social” golfer. “I shoot in the 90s,” he says, “play once or twice a week.” Right. Sorry, Charlie, but ...

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1995 Ryder Cup Matches

While Oak Hill Country Club prepares to host the premier golfing event and the estimated 25,000 spectators it expects to see each day lining the links, other area courses have been scrambling to grab a piece of the Ryder Cup ...

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1995 Ryder Cup Matches

In a hotly debated, tradition-shattering move, a local country club last year overhauled its membership policy. The radical change? Women now can be members. “When I was young, there was no such thing as an individual membership for women,” Jane ...

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1995 Ryder Cup Matches

Number of golfers in the United States: 24.3 million Number of golf courses in the United States: 14,939 Number that are open to the public: 10,144 Number of golf courses in the Greater Rochester area: 70 Number that are open ...

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Golf World
touts Rochester

Golf World magazine’s August issue profiles Rochester, praising the area’s “abundance of wonderful courses.” It provides descriptions of more than a dozen public and private courses. Describing Rochester as a place “where golf is not just a game, it’s a ...

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1995 Ryder Cup Matches

Sadly, this tax shelter will do nothing to improve your swing, but it might allow you to make oodles of money without having to pay a single penny in taxes. And, of course, that tax-free money always can be invested ...

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PGA “fan fest”
awaits visitors

The Pepsi Putting Challenge and an interactive Fantasy Broadcast Booth are slated to be featured attractions at the PGA Golf Experience Sept. 21-24 in Genesee Valley Park. The PGA event, modeled after the NFL Experience, NBA Jam Session and similar ...

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1995 Ryder Cup Matches

AREA GOLF COURSES (Ranked by RDGA course rating from white tee) #1 Oak Hill Country Club(4) Kilburn Road Rochester, N.Y. 14610 586-1660 RDGA Course Ratings (1) White (Middle): 72.3 RDGA Course Ratings (1) Red (Forward): 75.2 RDGA Course Ratings (1) ...

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For some, Cup
is bubbling over

Trickle-down–the mechanism by which the Ryder millions will hit the business community here–is not entirely a natural phenomenon. Engineering its course are dozens of local companies and groups. Each has come to its own terms with Ryder Cup Fever. And ...

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More online exchanges with Kodak’s George Fisher

(Transcript of George Fisher’s Aug. 16 Internet chat session: continued) Perry Ho: 4:41PM EDT Mr. Fisher: Please tell me what is currently in progress regarding the reorganization of Eastman Kodak. As the only dealer of Kodak electronic imaging products and ...

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Kodak CEO chats with
customers on the Internet

The following is an edited transcript of CEO George Fisher’s hour-long session at an Eastman Kodak Customer Chat Forum, which took place on the Internet’s World Wide Web. The session was held on Wednesday, Aug. 16 from 4 p.m. to ...

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A roundtable discussion on spirituality in management

Spirituality in Management was the topic of a roundtable discussion held in May at the Rochester Business Journal. Participants were: Germaine Knapp, president of Worksmart of Rochester Inc.; Mary-Frances Winters, president of the Winters Group Inc.; Edward deJong, technical specialist/project ...

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A roundtable discussion on spirituality in management

KEESAN: People are always willing to listen to someone who has been successful in the terms that everybody understands, if we’re talking about redefining success, which is very important. If you talk to a successful person who has acted according ...

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Rochester Business Journal 25

Rochester’s homegrown public companies are leaders nationally and internationally. But their local contributions–to employment, the economy and the community–are what really hit home. This publication is devoted to systematically measuring and analyzing their performance. The Rochester Business Journal 25 consists ...

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Rochester Business Journal 25

The complexities and drama of competition and leadership are common threads in the literature capturing the hearts and minds of today’s executives. An informal survey of the reading habits of those running the Rochester Business Journal 25 shows that workplace ...

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