What Clients and Colleagues Say


"Jay worked closely with me to ensure the design concepts and construction timelines were being met in a timely fashion...Even more importantly, Jay is a professional with a great attitude...He is of the highest moral character as well."

Darren Gafford, CGCS
Estuary at Grey Oaks

"[Jay] has left an impression on me and with those whom we both continue to partner...I have enjoyed watching Jay's growth, and sincerely hope the he'll continue to pursue his dreams in golf."

J. Drew Rogers, ASGCA

"I highly recommend Jay as a shaper...I know he would be a valuable asset to any project requiring a shaper or finish operator."

Dana Fry, ASGCA

In The Press

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JW Smith Golf is proud to partner with Samuel Beckman, and his firm Emergency 9 Golf. Together, Jay and Samuel offer a breadth of architecture, design, development, shaping, technical, and marketing-initiative services for your golf club.  With contrasting experiences and backgrounds, and aligning design philosophies, a Smith & Beckman Collaboration can provide elite-level services, and exceptional satisfaction to clients.  While JWSG and E9G can still independently provide services to existing and potential clients, it is our intention to collaborate in efforts to provide a broad scope of services, and an exceptional range of resource and experience. Allow Jay and Samuel to show you the difference Here!