BOURBON, MO – Imperial Headwear, the leading manufacturer of premium golf headwear, announced its #1 ranking in two headwear categories – Private Facilities and Resort Facilities – as found in the 2016 Association of Golf Merchandisers (AGM) Member Survey.

“Imperial is very proud to have been ranked in the first spot at private and resort facilities by AGM members,” said John Bond, vice president of sales at Imperial.  “This further demonstrates that Imperial is widely regarded the most popular brand for headwear in the golf market.”

The Association of Golf Merchandisers is an international, professional association of golf-related merchandisers and vendors.  Today, there are over 1,500 members of AGM.  Members include golf professionals, buyers, merchandisers, students, club managers, owners, and suppliers to the golf industry.

“AGM appreciates the support Imperial Headwear has shown over the years to the organization and its members,” said Desane Blaney, executive director of the Association of Golf Merchandisers.  “Imperial was our very first vendor partner when we were founded in 1989 and still with us today as they celebrate their 100th Anniversary in 2016.”

For more information about Imperial Headwear, please visit, contact your local sales representative or call (800) 950-1916.

About Imperial Headwear

Founded in 1916, Imperial Headwear is the leading manufacturer and marketer of premium quality headwear for the golf market. Imperial is committed to style, functionality and perfection in fit and comfort. It is this commitment that has allowed the creation of a wide variety of headwear with quality that is second to none. Renowned for its superior customer service and art customization capabilities, Imperial offers its products using the most innovative digital design, logo and embroidery technologies. For further information please visit or call (800) 950-1916.  Follow Imperial Headwear on Twitter and Instagram at @ImperialHats and on Facebook at  Imperial Headwear’s 100th Anniversary video can be viewed at


David Shaffer

Director of Marketing