Debuting in March 2006 - GolfTalk Live has brought radio and podcast listeners the latest news from the World of Golf. From its inception, GolfTalk Live has provided area golfers with the latest golf destination packages, cutting edge instructional insight, local golf stories and interviews with the men and women that are shaping the golf world.
In 2021, GolfTalk Live went fully to a digital platform with the launch of our The 19thHole_Podcast
Allen is one of the most respected business minds in the golf industry and his personality lends itself to our interview-driven shows.
A former PGA Golf Professional, Allen has enjoyed stints with some of the largest golf operators in the nation - where he managed multiple properties and orchestrated the acquisition of over $50 million in golf properties.
Today, Allen is a member of the Colliers International’s Golf Brokerage & Advisory Services Group, and a recognized specialist in the consulting and management and turnaround of under-performing and distressed hospitality assets.
Christian (The Prettiest Podcaster in Golf) brings his dry witty personality, a significant amount of golf experience and an overwhelming desire to talk smack on Andrew's golf game weekly to the Show.
A former Division I golfer for the Niagara University Purple Eagles,
Christian's knowledge of the game will lend itself perfectly to the GolfTalk Live interview and debate format. While his marketing and sales background will enhance the business opportunities available to loyal Sponsors.
Baldassari, a second-generation PGA Member and Certified PGA Professional in Player Development, served as the PGA leader for such successful initiatives including the PGA Junior League Golf and PGA Junior Golf Camps, and with Augusta National Golf Club and the USGA for the Drive, Chip & Putt Championship.
Elliott, a PGA Professional, Coach, Mentor, and Golf Writer is probably best known for his work in the youth golf arena. Brendon was the 2017 PGA National Youth Player Development Award winner, which is only one of the over 25 prestigious industry awards he has won over the course of his career. Elliott is considered an expert by his peers in all facets of the business. Brendon has had numerous appearances on the Golf Channel’s Morning Drive to talk about the state of the game. He is the Executive Director of the Little Linksters Association for Jr. Golf Development 501c3, and Director of Instruction for the Little Linksters Golf Academies. Elliott is also a writer for both PGA.com and Golf Range Magazine and is a member of the Golf Writers Association of America
Andy Hydorn, another new member of the team is another industry veteran. He is currently a director of player and coach development for Ikonik Golf and has a long career in other areas of the golf industry including Callaway Golf and Back 9 USA. Hydorn is also a competitive amateur player on the national level. He lives in Houston, TX but still calls Boston home
Andrew's diverse background in the golf industry including having worked for one of the largest club management companies, operated a club and served as the Regional Tournament Director for the NCCGA.
Founder of the Niagara University Club Golf team that made three consecutive appearances in the NCCGA National Championship.
Andrew specializes in business development and marketing opportunities that help our Sponsors grow their brands.
The Founder of GolfTalk Live, Tony has enjoyed a well-rounded 30-year career in the media. Tony has been Associate Publisher and Editor of GolfStyles Philadelphia Magazine, Award-winning writer, Sports editor of a daily newspaper, Editor of two national golf magazines, and veteran of both radio and television.
Tony's knowledge of golf is recognized nationally as evidenced by his selection to the International Network of Golf Advisory Board, Golf Writers Association of America Championship Committee and Golf Week's Top 100 ratings panel.
You never know who will join us next either on-air with
GolfTalk Live 's 19th Hole Podcast
This is our biggest annual fundraising event. It’s a blast…everyone comes out together and plays 100 holes of golf in a day. Are you up to the challenge? Some players play regulation golf courses, one ball at a time, although most of us hit the short course and make it a little easier on ourselves. Give it a try! - Link in Logo to Left
On January 28, 2023, Little Linksters will host its first Little Linksters Charity Golf Scramble at its homebase, Wekiva Golf Club in Longwood, FL. For more information on Playing, or Sponsoring, go to our event page by clicking the logo to left.
2023 Date Coming Soon