These are the friendly and knowledgeable faces you will see when you come in for an unparalleled shopping experience. We know you are tired of the constantly changing sales staff at other retailers, and they seem to be less knowledgeable every time you walk in. Most of our employees have been with us at least 7 years and some more than 20 years. At Cambridge Golf & Fashions, our goal is to know you and be known by you.
Jeff Williamson started in fall 1989. His experience started at age 16 with full-time jobs at Victoria Park East & West. Turning Pro, he worked at Sarnia G&CC then back to Victoria Park East. After starting at the Cambridge Golf & Fashions location he continued to instruct golf over the next 4 years at Oaks of St.George, MerryHill and TriCity Golf. He helped open and operate other stores in Waterloo and Hamilton while taking on a wide range of operations at this location. He has been privileged to attend numerous golf shows, seminars, manufacturer’s plants, PGA events including the US Open and Masters, along with special meet & greet dinners North America wide. He completed his Ping Fitting Certificate in Arizona at Ping headquarters. Jeff has 4 children and is married to wife Guida.
Jason started in spring 1998 and is a Ping and Mizuno certified club fitter as well as a Titleist ball fitter. He enjoys competitive play but most rounds now are relaxing ones at Puslinch lake Golf Course and at Cambridge G&CC where he is a past Club Champion. Jason was previously a member at Galt G&CC and Whistle Bear Golf Club and has a golf handicap of 3. He also plays competitive fastball and hopes to pass down to his daughters Paige and Alora the skills that he learned watching his father play. He is married to Heather.
Lorne started in spring 2002 and is a certified Ping Club and Titleist Ball Fitter. Also takes part in many manufacturer training programs yearly. Lorne enjoys playing many of the public golf courses in the Tri – City area. He has worked since 1994 in the transportation industry as a corporate manager and previously worked for 15 years in the International money market including 4 years on Wall Street. Lorne graduated from McGill University with a Bachelors of Education in Physical Education and English. Lorne has 3 children and is married to wife Pamela.
Spencer started spring of 2011 helping with Golf shows then onto a regular role in summer 2015. He is a certified Ping & Mizuno club fitter as well as a Titleist ball fitter. Spencer enjoys playing competitively and played on his high school team, for which he won MVP in 2017. He has been a member at Puslinch Lake Golf Course and Cambridge Golf Club. He graduated high school with honours and is now completing his training to become a certified firefighter in Barrie at Georgian College. Is now working at Heritage Hills golf club as well.
Jeff (known in store as “JT”) started in winter 2011 and has worked in retail golf since 2008. He is a certified Ping club fitter and working on other certificates. He plays 2-3 times a week, mainly at Carlisle Golf Course. Has a interest in shaft technology and club repairs. Started golfing at age 8, taught by his father. Road raced, dirt tracked and ice raced motorcycles for 12 years. Owned a composite fabrication business manufacturing carbon fibre and fiberglass bodywork for 13 years. He is married to wife Janice.
Derek started in Summer 2017 and is a certified Ping club and Titleist ball fitter. After 15 years of hockey is concentrating more on the sport of golf. Was a member of Cambridge Junior Golfers from 2012- 2017 and now plays golf 3-5 times a week, mainly at Puslinch Lake Golf Course and Cambridge Golf Club. Also working on his game with lessons at Whistle Bear to get more involved competitively. Derek is studying Business Marketing at Conestoga College.
Ben started in the Winter of 2017 and is a certified Ping club fitter. Has worked at Elmira and DeerRidge golf courses in both the back shop and pro shop for over 10 years. He attended New Mexico Military Institute in Roswell, NM on a golf scholarship before coming back to Canada and graduating the Professional Golf Management (PGM) program at Humber College in 2017. Ben is a passionate golfer that began golfing at the age of 5 and enjoys competitive play. He is interested in working to get his pro card, and eventually becoming a golf instructor. Ben is also an avid hockey player and continues to play numerous times per week and met his girlfriend Sara of 7 years at the rink.