Pride Golf Tee is the world’s largest manufacturer of wooden golf tees, thanks to a state-of-the-art technology that enables the Company to produce billions of tees per year. After starting inFlorida in 1930 as Pride Manufacturing Company that made wooden mouthpieces for Hav-a-Tampa Jewel Cigars, the company moved to Maine to be closer to the raw materials. After the move to Maine, the company began producing gofl tees. In 2003, the Company continued to compliment its product lines and cominate the golf tee business with the acquisition of SoftSpikes, Inc. This acquisition essentially formed the world’s premier golf accessories company, as Pride and Softspikes were the world’s leading golf tee and golf cleat companies, respectively.Today, the new entity, which is based in Brentwood, Tennessee, goes by the name of PrideSports and encompasses the Pride Golf Tee, Softspikes® and Fast-Twist™ Insert System brand, and is the world leader in the design and manufacturer of cleats, spikes and receptacles for the entire golf industry. PrideSports is truly in the foundation of the golf tee business throughout the world.