Golf Range Association of America Honors Steve Dresser Golf Academy

Golf Range Association of America (GRAA) recently announced its 2023 Award Winners and has honored the Grand Strand’s own Steve Dresser of Steve Dresser Golf Academy in Pawleys Island, S.C. among GRAA’s 2023 Growth of the Game Teaching Professionals with Elite Member Status.

“Their consistent, unwavering and committed efforts to grow the game of golf among new players and develop the skills of existing golfers are a huge aspect of the golf boom that we’ve experienced over the past few years,” GRAA said of Dresser and his fellow honorees in its January 2024 announcement.

In tandem with this announcement, Steve Dresser Golf Academy was also included in GRAA’s 2023 listing of “Top 50 Public Facilities.”

The Steve Dresser Golf Academy is no stranger to national honors, having been an “Editor’s Choice” of Golf Digest’s “Top Golf Academies in America” and regular recipients of five-star review status from Tripadvisor, Facebook, Google and

GRAA’s mission is to harness the combined power of all professionals at all types of golf facilities, with an emphasis on private and high-end public and resort facilities, to use their range and practice areas to increase their revenues, enhance their careers and help grow the game of golf. Its parent company, GGRW, Inc., publishes the world’s leading golf trade magazine, PGA Magazine; the nation’s top regional golf publication, The Met Golfer; and golf’s leading trade website, Their PGA Best Practice emails are opened by more than 10,000 trade recipients each week.