Hadley Capital Acquires GT Golf SuppliesBy Paul Wormley
Hadley Capital recently acquired GT Golf Supplies in partnership with its founder, Craig Pollard, and the company's management team. Craig approached Hadley Capital about partnering with him in order to develop a long-term plan for growing the company while also providing him with a mechanism to achieve some personal financial planning goals.
GT Golf Supplies sources and sells grips, tees and other accessories to golf courses, golf course management companies and off-course retailers. The Company is known for its broad product offering, short lead times, competitive pricing and excellent customer service. GTG is based in Vista, California, near San Diego, with a second warehouse located near Charleston, SC. The Company’s web address is www.ggolf.com.
GT Golf Supplies is actively seeking acquisitions of distributors of golf accessory products. If you own or represent a company that may be a fit with GT Golf Supplies please contact us.
Paul Wormley - General Partner
Paul joined Hadley Capital in 2005. He has spent his entire career working with small and emerging companies. Paul grew up in a family business environment and is an owner of his family’s community newspaper business. Paul works with GT Golf Supplies, Pneu-Con, Open Sky Media and Centare. He was the chairman of the board of directors for i-deal Optics, a previous Hadley Capital company.
Paul is an outdoor enthusiast who enjoys fishing, hunting, riding motorbikes, Crossfit and an occasional craft beer. He works closely with a number of non-profit organizations including One Acre Fund and Trout & Salmon Foundation, and serves as chairman of the Finance Committee at his church.
Paul is a graduate of the University of Colorado at Boulder and received an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University. He and his wife, Rosemary, have three children.