A Better Club, Inc. was founded in 1990 by Kit Mungo and Golf Professional Erin Rea under the tutelage of renowned club designer Phil Skovronski. A Better Club is built on sound fundamental golf club design that has served players such as Arnold Palmer, Tom Weiskopf, Tiger Woods, Padraig Herrington and Kenny Perry. The company is devoted to designing golf clubs from concept to production in a custom-made environment and blending high performance results into practical club-fitting techniques for both touring pros and amateurs alike.
Along with wife Catherine “Erin” Rea, a college stand out and professional golfer, "I opened A Better Club, Inc in Ventura, Calif. My mentor Phil Skovronski a master club designer and tool maker for Palmer, First Flight and Lynx taught me how to make a golf club by hand, from scratch. shaping the club head, designing proper sole grinds for maximum performance and machining the molds for production".
For the last 18 or so years I have been fortunate enough to work on all of the Professional Tours as a club fitter, tweaking golf clubs for the best players to have played the game.
My designs have always been forward looking, but keeping the amateur in mind.
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I have been involved in the design and fitting of golf clubs for A Better Club, Inc. a custom golf club and club fitting company based in Ventura, California since 1990.
New product development and consulting services for golf related projects , patent research, design , prototyping , strategic planning, marketing, public relations, international trade, photography, web site design, script/technical writing. Production of promotional video and commercials for TV. Development of production channels and fulfillment.
I have been involved in the design and fitting of golf equipment and accessories for A Better Club, Inc. a custom golf club and club fitting company based in Ventura, California since 1989.
I am an accredited Master clubmaker and have worked in the official PGA Tour Equipment van repairing, re-shafting and fitting the Tour Players clubs at selected PGA, Champions Tour, LPGA and mini-tour professional events.
Consultant to University of Southern California Golf Department
Technical adviser to the USC Golf staff in the design, construction and operation of a newly established golf clubmaking and clubfitting Lab, including the use of clubmaking and hi tech swing monitoring systems . Located in the newly completed Heritage Hall Sports building on the USC campus. My duties include the design, build-out and development of a world-class facility with the ability to perform golf club analysis, repairs and modifications, which most certainly will enhance the performance of the USC golf team.
Consultant for an upcoming product launch of the Step into Golf teaching system and assisted in the design of the Step into Golf product line.
Consultant on product development of an innovative teaching aid called "the Pill" a specially designed golf ball for perfecting the putting stroke.
Consultant on product development for numerous golf and non-golf related products including but not limited to golf training aids, medical apparatus, fitness and products related to home and garden use.
Owned and operated a successful golf equipment design, fitting, manufacturing and retail golf facility since 1990.
Designer of a patented golf club . Develop strategic plan for the introduction of a revolutionary Golf Club. "Herbie's One-Putt Wedge'.
Application of new materials and processes for the making of Golf Clubs. New product development for Golf Equipment , design , prototyping , strategic planning, photography, web site design, Script/technical writing, Producing of promotional video and commercial for television.
Development of production channels and fulfillment.
Patent research and development.
Nominee club maker of the year 2003 by the Golf Clubmakers Association
Agent for Intellectual Property as a consultant with Rockwell Scientific. A research facility for advanced metallurgy having applied new materials and processes for the making of Golf Clubs.
Featured in book “ Guide to the Golf Revolution- How technology is driving the game”
Featured in Golf Digest Magazine
Feature article and contributing writer for GolfWeek, Petersens Golf and The Golfer Magazines
Feature article Golf Austrailia magazine
Feature on The Golf Channel Champions Tour Learning Center