OB Sports Mobile Golf App Now Available
Scottsdale, ARIZ – OB Sports Golf Management, headquartered in Scottsdale has debuted a new Mobile Golf App to provide detailed golf information for those on the run. Powered by Smartstay App, the OB Sports App is available on both the iPhone and Droid platforms as a complimentary download. The Golf App provides a wealth of information for golfers that frequent OB Sports facilities as well as traveling golfers looking for popular golf destinations in Arizona and other destinations across the country.
The OB Sports Golf App features general information about all of the 40-plus OB Sports-affiliated facilities including quick links to the club’s official website, contact information and location. Featured clubs that are resort – or destination-oriented, have enhanced functionality within the app that includes links to book tee times, tap to call functionality (with direct dial up to the club’s golf shop), tap to share, detailed club information, club specific news feeds pulled from real time Twitter posts, photo galleries and quick links to the select course videos via You Tube. In addition, featured club listings also include an Out & About section that offers mapping functionality, information on other area attractions and quick links to Yelp-powered user reviews related to the respective facility.
“As the mobile platform becomes more important to everyday consumers, OB Sports wanted to wanted to lead the golf course management industry by being in this space and providing golfers with an OB Sports App that helps them connect with our facilities using their mobile device,” stated Phil Green, Chief Operating Officer or OB Sports. “By downloading our free app, golfers can check out the nearest OB Sports managed facility, plus get quick access to contact our clubs and be on the first tee in no time,” added Green.
The OB Sports Golf App, which OB Sports had been developing for seven months, was built on the Smartstay mobile app platform with OB Sports and O’Rourke Hospitality, along with O’Rouke’s technology partner DeCare Systems Ireland.
“The long term plan will be to continually upgrade the app as we discover new technology enhancements that can be integrated into the OB Sports Golf App,” stated Kris Strauss, vice president of sales and marketing for OB Sports. “I can see the next generation of updates to the OB Sports App including enhanced booking environments, enhanced social networking and even some sort of GPS functionality that provides golfers with even more resources. In the meantime, we hope golfers throughout the country download the new (and free) OB Sports Golf app,” added Strauss.
For more information on the OB Sports Golf App, visit www.obsports.com/app