The following release was released by the U.S. Local Business Association (USLBA), which recently honored the MGA’s 18-hole, par-3 golf course… MGA Links at Mamantapett.

Since its opening in 2003, MGA Links at Mamantapett has become a destination spot for the beginner and avid golfer in southern Massachusetts and beyond. It also serves as the home of The First Tee of Massachusetts, a nationally-renowned golf education program. More than 600 junior members called MGA Links at Mamantapett their home during the 2008 season.

Congratulations go out to Head Golf Professional Pete Walsh, Superintendent Chris Johnson, Executive Director of The First Tee of Massachusetts Joe McCabe and the entire MGA Links staff for their outstanding service to the game of golf.

WASHINGTON D.C., September 3, 2008 — MGA Links At Mamantapett has been selected for the 2008 Best of Norton Award in the Golf Courses category by the U.S. Local Business Association (USLBA).

The USLBA “Best of Local Business” Award Program recognizes outstanding local businesses throughout the country.

Each year, the USLBA identifies companies that they believe have achieved exceptional marketing success in their local community and business category. These are local companies that enhance the positive image of small business through service to their customers and community. Various sources of information were gathered and analyzed to choose the winners in each category.

he 2008 USLBA Award Program focused on quality, not quantity. Winners are determined based on the information gathered both internally by the USLBA and data provided by third parties.

About U.S. Local Business Association (USLBA)
U.S. Local Business Association (USLBA) is a Washington D.C. based organization funded by local businesses operating in towns, large and small, across America. The purpose of USLBA is to promote local business through public relations, marketing and advertising. The USLBA was established to recognize the best of local businesses in their community. Our organization works exclusively with local business owners, trade groups, professional associations, chambers of commerce and other business advertising and marketing groups. Our mission is to be an advocate for small and medium size businesses and business entrepreneurs across America.