PGA TOUR to introduce app for BlackBerry 10 in 2013January 28, 2013
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. – The PGA TOUR announced that it is developing a new PGA TOUR app for the BlackBerry® 10 platform. The PGA TOUR app will be available for free on the BlackBerry® World™ storefront for all BlackBerry 10 customers later this season.
"Mobile continues to be a very important channel to engage with our fans and enhance their experiences,” said Paul Johnson, PGA TOUR Senior Vice President of Strategic Development, Digital Media and Entertainment. “We are excited to bring a PGA TOUR app to the BlackBerry 10 platform later this year."
PGA TOUR fans using a BlackBerry 10 smartphone will soon have access to live scoring, video, news, statistics, and more, through a native application, available globally. Complete details on available content and features will be announced at a later date.
"Sports fans are some of the most engaged fans out there and the PGA TOUR app is a great example of how passion and access can drive engagement and conversation, and increase enjoyment of the sport – both as spectators and players," said Martyn Mallick, Vice President, Global Alliances and Business Development. "We look forward to seeing the PGA TOUR app on BlackBerry 10 smartphones."