About John Johnson
John’s first taste of the world came as a national competitor and wrestling coach representing the USA overseas – the desire to achieve at the highest level has always been with him. Many of you already know John R. Johnson by the images he has created for public, private and commercial use. His client and project list is like a who’s, who of the golf world. John and his team have either photographed or designed many of the images and collateral projects you have seen in the world of golf.
As one of the nation’s premier golf photographers and golf marketing expert , John has had the opportunity to travel throughout the world – Asia, Europe, Caribbean and North and Central America, visiting renowned golf facilities, clubs, events and resorts logging countless miles, recording thousands of images and creating stories. He is a veteran of several book projects such as “Golf Courses or the PGA Tour”, the annual USGA Calendar, major golf magazine coverage and the Successories motivational golf poster line that primarily feature his photography.
Today, John leads a team of very talented graphic designers, web designers, eMail marketing specialists and using his world class photography all to achieve a single goal: To form the finest single marketing and branding company in the golf industry – J2 Golf Marketing.
He incorporates captivating images into impressive collateral campaigns or extraordinary digital and web based presentations. Awarded first place as the "Golf Marketing Company of the Year" - "Golf Photographer of the Year" and “Print Campaign of the Year” multiple times by Boardroom Magazine, International Network of Golf, and Independent Golf Awards, the company continues to strive for excellence in photography, design and execution of unique marketing plans.
Highly sought as a speaker for the golf industry, John has presented at all major golf associations’ national seminars, regional educational retreats and private seminars. He speaks on the power of branding, presentation, image and loyalty programs.John now lives on Marco Island, Florida - after years in wonderful Seattle, he has made both a change in latitude and attitude - both are great and he is looking forward to new advenures in the Sunshine state.