Hosel Rockets Podcast #35 – An Interview w/Alister MacKenzie Historical Society’s Gary Nelson

Later this year, the Alister MacKenzie Course at the Haggin Oaks Golf Complex turns 90 years old. Alister MacKenzie was a golf course architect that designed many of the greatest golf courses in the world, including the Alister MacKenzie Course at Haggin Oaks. Ken Morton Jr. had a chance to talk with Gary Nelson about… [Continue Reading “Hosel Rockets Podcast #35 – An Interview w/Alister MacKenzie Historical Society’s Gary Nelson”]

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… [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… [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… [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… [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 2009, 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… [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. Spotify | Apple Podcasts | Stitcher | Google… [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… [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 non-profit organization that helps youth, disabled, and underserved members of the Sacramento community through golf programs and fundraising. Their mission is to enrich the lives of the less fortunate… [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… [Continue Reading “Hosel Rockets Podcast #26 – Country Music Star & Author of “Walk To Beautiful” – Jimmy Wayne”]