Business Times of Edmond, Oklahoma March 2020 - Page 20

Edmond Golf: Your Hole in One for Golfing Supplies BY TOM FINK | PHOTOS BY MARK CODNER S ince November 1992, Edmond Golf has been the go-to place for personalized information about the game of golf. Owned and operated by brothers and avid golfers Steve and Todd McCollum, Edmond Golf is downtown Edmond’s go-to, whether someone needs golfing supplies, services, or honest answers to golf-related questions. Retail golf items and services, including regrips, custom club fitting, bags, clubs, balls, and accessories, are only a few of the goods and services found at the brothers’ business, although Edmond Golf is even more well-known for the personal touch the brothers offer their customers, Steve McCollom said. 20 March 2020 | The Business Times “I’m not too good at bragging,” began Steve, “but more than our products and services, I think our strength is really in our customer service. We’re not that big of an operation — just my brother and I — but we’re able to really spend time with our customers, to have the knowledge and point people in the right direction, guide them towards the item that would best suit their needs, whether we sell it or not.” For as disinclined as McCollom is to boast, Edmond Golf’s customers have no such reservations, as the business currently holds a 4.8 star rating (out of 5) on Google. Among the comments are the following: “Was instantly and warmly welcomed into the store and treated with nothing but excellence, even as an amateur with no particularly good skill set. Was very happy with the selection of products and prices. Store is neat and clean. Staff are very helpful and kind. My wife and I were even told it was just appreciated that we stopped by to look. This is my kind of store. With the people skills these folks have, they beat out (competitor) in an instant. We will definitely return to Edmond Golf and will highly recommend.” – Chester Hendershot “Recently moved to Edmond from California, whereupon I ventured into Edmond Golf. I was looking for a Fairway club, and the EG (Edmond Golf) staff gave