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Bahamas welcomes PureSilk-Bahamas LPGA Classic

Minister of Youth, Sports and Culture Daniel Johnson welcomed participants in the 2014 PureSilk-Bahamas LPGA Classic during a pairing reception at Atlantis Paradise Island earlier this week. 

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Thursday, January 23, 2014
Thursday, January 23, 2014

Minister of Youth, Sports and Culture Daniel Johnson welcomed participants in the 2014 PureSilk-Bahamas LPGA Classic during a pairing reception at Atlantis Paradise Island January 21, 2014.

The evening affair was held at the Royal Towers, where the pro golfers were officially welcomed and paired before teeing off today.


Minister Johnson said The Bahamas was honoured to have the best female golfers in the world in tournament.

The PureSilk-Bahamas LPGA has attracted about 108 players who will compete on the Ocean Club Golf Course over four days for a chance to win approximately $1million.

This is the second time the tournament is being held The Bahamas in conjunction with the Ministry of Tourism. It ends Sunday, January 26.

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Pictured: (from left) George Markantonis, president and managing director, Atlantis; Gill Crumbacher, PureSilk; David Johnson, director general, Ministry of Tourism; and Daniel Johnson, Minister of Youth, Sports & Culture at the PureSilk-Bahamas LPGA Classic pairings gala at Atlantis Paradise Island, January 21. (BIS Photo/Derek Smith)

John Marovitch, sales and marketing director of Pure Silk Bahamas Classic, says that the ladies professional golf tournament "exposes the islands to a bigger audience," with media representatives from all over the world attending the event and live television broadcasts. Watch an interview with Marovitch here.

Spectra7 Microsystems Inc (TSX-V:SEV), a high performance analog semiconductor company, yesterday announced that chief executive officer Tony Stelliga will present at the AlphaNorth Capital Conference January 25, 2014, at Atlantis Paradise Island, The Bahamas. The conference connects growth stage companies and top international investors through a full-day series of one-to-one meetings.

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