In the first year, the technology consulting firm will sponsor

Stafford, VA—The Virginia State Open has announced that CapTech Ventures, Inc. (CapTech) will be the presenting sponsor for this year’s event.

The Virginia State Open presented by CapTech is the premier golf tournament in the Mid-Atlantic region co-hosted by the Virginia State Golf Association (VSGA) and the Middle Atlantic PGA (MAPGA). This year’s event will take place July 15-17 at Independence Golf Club in Midlothian, Virginia.

“CapTech is proud to be the presenting sponsor of the 2022 Virginia State Open and we look forward to an exciting tournament at Independence Golf Club,” said CapTech President Sandy Williamson. “We harness the power of data and technology to enhance the experience of every golfer, no matter how they engage in the game. As the Official Digital Technology Services Agency of the PGA of America , we partner with organizations like the Virginia State Golf Association and the PGA of America Middle Atlantic Section to make the game fun for everyone.

The field is made up of 144 amateurs and professionals who make the field via exemptions or qualifiers. Evan Beck of Virginia Beach, Va., is the defending champion.

Giff Breed, President of Independence Golf Club, said: “We are thrilled to be part of one of the great State Opens in the country, and we look forward to challenging the best players in the Commonwealth here at Independence.

CapTech is a leading technology consulting firm that helps build efficient and successful businesses.

“We are thrilled to have CapTech supporting one of our premier events,” said Jon Guhl, executive director of the Middle Atlantic PGA. “We look forward to seeing this partnership grow and seeing how all parties can benefit from this sponsorship.”

Matt Smiley, VSGA Executive Director, said, “CapTech is at the forefront of technology in the sports industry, with several strategic partnerships in the golf industry, and we are very pleased to have them as neighbors for support our first local golf event.

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