Trump exec to speak to EGCOA


The European Golf Course Owners’ Association has announced more speakers for its annual conference, to be held in Amsterdam from 2-4 December.

Neil Hobday, project director of the Trump International Golf Links development in Scotland will tell the conference about the latest stages of the huge project. Hobday, a former IMG staffer who also oversaw the development of Loch Lomond Golf Club, was instrumental in persuading Trump to pursue the project at Menie Links.

Joining Hobday at the event will Alex Iguchi, the owner and operator of AMI Golf Consulting. Formerly at Pebble Beach, and later, in Costa Rica, the youngest director of golf within the Four Seasons network, he will be returning to his home town of Amsterdam, which he left to move to the US in 2000.