BOURBON, MO – Imperial Headwear, the #1 headwear brand for Private and Resort golf facilities as reported by the Association of Golf Merchandisers (AGM) in their Member Survey, the last 3 consecutive years, announced a new partnership and e-commerce fundraising collaboration with the Louisiana Golf Association (LGA).

Imperial will become the “Official Headwear of the Louisiana Golf Association” under the new agreement, and provide headwear for contestants in the LGA’s top competitive events in 2018.

“The LGA is excited to announce this partnership with Imperial Headwear,” said Logan Ray, executive director of the Louisiana Golf Association. “Imperial is a classic golf brand, make great products and proactively support projects that help grow the game.”

Imperial will also be offering limited edition LGA headwear on their website – – and a portion of the proceeds will be directed back to the Louisiana Golf Foundation, which supports a variety of Louisiana-based golf initiatives, including junior golf, player development, scholarships and turf grass research.

“I am very excited to work with the Louisiana Golf Association to raise money for the LGA Foundation,” said David Shaffer, vice president of sales and marketing at Imperial Headwear. “The LGA is doing wonderful things for the game of golf in Louisiana and Imperial is proud to support them in their mission.”

The Limited Edition collection of hats offered online will include 12 headwear styles in multiple colors and a t-shirt with the core Louisiana Golf Association logo displayed. $10 from each cap/tee sold online will go directly to the LGA Foundation and free ground shipping is available on all products too. Click here to view the entire collection of LGA headwear and tees:

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 fabrics and designs, as well as 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

About the Louisiana Golf Association (LGA)

 Over the course of the last eighteen years the LGA has grown from an organization that simply existed to conduct its statewide amateur championships to a full-service state golf association that strives to accomplish its stated mission.  While the LGA provides numerous peripheral benefits and services to approximately 100 Member Clubs and 18,000 individual members its core services include USGA approved course and slope rating services to all Louisiana golf courses, administration of 28 LGA Championship events, oversight and administration of the USGA Handicap System in Louisiana, and upholding the integrity of the Rules of Golf.


Chris Frame

Marketing Specialist

Imperial Headwear


Logan Ray

Executive Director

Louisiana Golf Association