Killarney Golf Media

Location: Madison, WI

Senior Writer

12204 6 ½ Mile Rd.

Caledonia, WI 53108

Phone(s): 414 550-4474



Gary D'AmatoGary D’Amato is the Senior Writer for Killarney Golf Media, which publishes Wisconsin.Golf, Golftime Midwest Magazine and the Wisconsin State Golf Association Yearbook. Wisconsin.Golf had 1.48 million page views in 2022 and has grown 20 percent year over year for the past five years. Golftime Midwest Magazine publishes twice annually. The WSGA Yearbook is distributed to that organization’s 30,000 members.

Gary covered golf for 26 years for the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel and has covered more than 75 major championships. He is president of the Golf Writers Association of America, serving a two-year term (2023-2025). He also is a member of the Wisconsin PGA Section Board of Directors (at-large).

Gary is a five-time winner in the GWAA’s annual writing contest and has won numerous writing awards in the ING, APSE and Milwaukee Press Club contests. He also has authored or co-authored 10 books and wrote the epilogue for two others, including Manuel de la Torre’s “Understanding the Golf Swing.” He is a member of the Wisconsin Golf Hall of Fame (inducted 2017).


Links to articles Gary has written:

Harboring Enchantment – Golftime

Wild at Heart – Golftime

Music to Our Ears – Golftime