Graduate of Golf Academy of America in Phoenix
Current Employer: Bosque Real Country Club in Mexico City, Mexico
For Gabriel Aldaco, people skills are the most important part of his role as Golf Director at a well-respected country club. He communicates with members, golf companies and retailers on a daily basis. “It is very important to develop your interaction abilities with all,” says Aldaco.
His experience at Golf Academy of America in Phoenix allowed him to improve in all aspects of the golf game, getting to know and learn from solid professionals in the process. “It is a never-ending learning process,” says Aldaco. “After GAA, I got the confidence to be prepared for everything new that is coming out year after year.”
He advises future students to stay after their dreams. “Nothing comes easy,” he says. “We need to be persistent and grateful for all the opportunities in life. Being in the golf industry is blessing.”
What's in His Bag? Titleist
Golf Ball of Choice: Titleist
Best part of his job?
“The interaction with members of all ages. It is great to have a chance to introduce the game of golf to all, especially younger people, since they are the future in the sport.”