Scott Paris, PGA director of golf at Plainfield Country Club in Edison, N.J., has been named the recipient of the 2013 PGA Merchandiser of the Year Award for Private Facilities.
Paris, 45, was elected to PGA of America membership in 1994. Since the award was established in 1976 to recognize PGA Professionals who excelled as businesspersons and merchandisers in the promotion of golf, he is the fourth New Jersey PGA Section Professional to be named a recipient of the PGA Merchandiser of the Year. Paris also joins 2013 Bill Strausbaugh Award recipient Daniel Pasternak as members of the New Jersey PGA Section receiving 2013 national awards from The PGA.
The 2013 PGA Merchandisers of the Year will be honored Jan. 17, 2014, at the Hammock Beach Resort in Palm Coast, Fla.