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Our Vision

With its focus on golf courses and amenities for the avid golfer, Golf Guide Directory offers its readers comprehensive information, articles and feature ads on area golf courses, accommodations, dining and other golf related activities.
Our plan is to make it easier for golfers to find golf courses and golf-related businesses by mapping and organizing all of the opportunities in the region.

Our Story

Golf Guide Directory began as a regional golf directory serving the East Tennessee region in 2015.

Since then, it has morphed into a golf facilitator that serves the needs of golf courses and businesses in 54 cities located in East Tennessee, and includes the number one visited National Park in the country (The Great Smoky Mountains) where we had over 14 million visitors in 2016.

By bringing together golfers and the courses and the products they love, Golf Guide Directory serves to help them serve each other.

Meet the Team

We're made up of a bunch of guys with a passion for the game of golf. We all want to see the game grow, and that is why we partnered together.

John Stallings

CEO & President of Marketing

After spending years in the golf industry, John realized his talents were better served helping more courses reach more golfers and help grow one of the greatest games.

Stuart Stallings

VP of Operations

Stuart and John started Back Nine Media together with the dream of being THE go-to networking resource for all golfers and golf courses.

Nick Bame

VP of Digital Media

Nick is also the owner of Scramble Marketing, a digital marketing agency helping golf courses reach more golfers. He came to us as part of our expansion into these types of services.

Next Steps...

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