(FORT WORTH, TX) – UST Mamiya – maker of the world’s finest carbon fiber golf shafts and premium grips – is proud to announce and welcome Danny Le as Marketing Manager.
Danny joins the UST Mamiya team from Bridgestone Golf, Inc., where he was the Clubs and Accessories Marketing Manager. During his five year career at Bridgestone Golf, he was responsible for all aspects of the marketing matrix; including product development, vendor management, incentive programs, end-user focus groups, and working with Tour Professionals. Together with his prior experience on the retail side of the golf industry, he has both a well-rounded and deep understanding of the golf business.
"I am thrilled to be a part of the UST Mamiya family,” says Danny Le. “My entire career has been in the golf industry and I look forward to working for the #1 aftermarket shaft company. UST Mamiya is known for its exceptional quality and cutting-edge designs, which ensure that players of all skill levels maximize distance, accuracy and consistency.”
Robb Schikner, Vice President of Sales and Marketing, states “We are excited to welcome Danny to the team at UST Mamiya. Danny brings 11 years of experience and knowledge to our team. He will be a valuable asset to the continued success and growth of our company.”
All UST Mamiya carbon-fiber shafts are made using handcrafted, repeatable production techniques that incorporate world-class engineering and premium-selected raw materials. This combines with tight tolerances, constant taper design and low-resin content to enhance feel during the golf swing.
The company produces a variety of shaft models, including the renowned Proforce VTS and ATTAS lines, which have received significant usage on major professional tours internationally. Paralleling its achievements at the professional level, the company’s shafts have remained the top-selling aftermarket option in the United States the past five years.
Knowing that every golfer who installs a new shaft will also need a grip, UST Mamiya offers a line of premium offerings, with groundbreaking new models being introduced in 2012. They include the Tour PC, Soft Touch, Comp DV2 Torsion, Pro DV2 Torsion Cord, and ST1 putter grips.
About UST Mamiya
Since 1991, UST Mamiya graphite shafts are favored by recreational and competitive golfers worldwide. In 2009, UST (U.S.) combined operations and assumed responsibility for the sports division of its parent company, Mamiya-OP (Japan) and now leads the drive for quality and innovation globally. Distributed in 30-plus countries, UST Mamiya provides shafts to consumers, retailers, club-fitters and original equipment manufacturers Adams, Bridgestone, Callaway, Cleveland, Cobra, Mizuno, Nike, PING, TaylorMade, Titleist, Wilson and more. Company R&D and manufacturing facilities are in the U.S., Japan, China and Bangladesh. UST Mamiya advisory staff includes renowned instructors among GOLF Magazine’s “Top 100” and at Golf Digest’s “America’s 100 Greatest Golf Courses.”