About Us

We Are CK Golf

Two Eagles

We Are CK Golf

CK Golf was created in 2008 to help golf course owners and operators make more money. We could see that the industry was struggling and thought that our golf course operator experiences, best practices, proven strategies and passion could make a difference to some operations.

Over the last 15 years we have worked with private, semi-private, public, 9 hole and 18 hole golf courses owned by single owners, boards and municipalities. We have provided golf course internet marketing services, strategic planning, sales training, event management and more. With the loss of my partner and founder in 2023 CK Golf is now even more focused on what we do best…internet marketing!

We are not consultants, we are business partners with the golf courses we work with. We help your team tell your story, communicate your important messages, reach your goals and improve your financial position. Whether you are looking to generate leads for a specific service or program or to tell a story we can help! We do the work so that you can spend more time with your customers and your team.

Your Industry Partners

We have built a reputation through our hands on involvement during every phase of work for our clients as well as through our continued golf course industry involvement.

Our extensive golf industry experience and connections enable us to fully understand a businesses need for creative and innovative solutions that are also practical, executable and measurable. We do our best to practice what we preach; to stay on top of social media and internet marketing trends, to be aware of new golf software and technology and to follow other related industries. Our goal is to be golf industry leaders and assist golf courses with improving communication, advertising and online presence.

Our Team

The Faces Behind CK Golf

Tara Ciecko, Owner

CK Golf continues to help golf courses to achieve their goals and tell their stories. Tara’s strengths include development and execution of marketing plans, content creation, customer feedback, data collection and project leadership. Prior to the launch of CK Golf Tara had previous golf experience as a Sales Manager, Golf Shop Manager, Marketing Manager and a Tournament Coordinator. Tara enjoys getting to know our clients, working closely with them to understand all aspects of their business and using this information to help them share their story. Tara writes newsletter and website content for up to 15 courses every month, and still loves doing it after 15+ years. She is also our team’s travel planner and continues to live ‘location independent’.

Matt Jakubowski, Senior Associate

Matt comes from a background in customer service, with previous roles as a golf shop assistant and Conservation area supervisor. He earned a degree from Western University in London Ontario, with a double major in Criminology and Sociology. Matt excels at market research, data analysis, SEO and PPC management, and web design. Matt is CK Golf’s Google expert in addition to his other contributions. He has been involved in sports his entire life, as he grew up playing hockey and took up the game of golf at age ten. In his free time, Matt enjoys playing guitar and learning new instruments.

Trevor Peverley, Associate

Trevor has a background working in golf shop and course restaurant operations, digital marketing, as well as producing and managing live events. Being a golfer from a young age, he brings a passion for the game and golf industry to his work at CK Golf. Trevor’s strengths include social media management, graphic design, communications, and copywriting. In his spare time he also enjoys composing, performing & recording music.

Jeff Ciecko, Co-Founder

Jeff Ciecko had a passion to help golf course owners succeed. Prior to the launch of CK Golf, Jeff had experience and expertise in business analysis, strategic planning, sales strategies and golf course internet marketing from positions held as both a General Manager and Director of Golf. Jeff was a Past President of the PGA of British Columbia, a finalist for the PGA of BC Head Professional of the Year award and a two time winner of the National Golf Course Owners Association – BC Chapter Four Seasons Golf Professional of the Year Award. As of 2023, this award has now been renamed the NCGOA Jeff Ciecko Four Seasons Golf Professional Award and a new Benevolent Fund has been created in his honour.

Get To Know Us

At CK Golf, we are all “location independent”. What does that mean? Well, we have no particular work location! We all enjoy working remotely and the freedom that comes with it. Whether it is a bucket list travel destination, or just day to day adventures, you can get to know us better on out 19th hole blog. So take a break and read about our team at CK Golf, and everything golf related.

Road Trip 2024 – Part 2

The road trip continued with visits to the last 6 states on the list - West Virginia, Michigan, Ohio, Delaware, Maryland and Virginia. Success! All 50 states visited!

Read More

Road Trip 2024 – Part 1

The first week of my road trip took me from Whiterock, BC to Winnipeg Manitoba with stops in Penticton, Kelowna, Calgary and Regina. I was not counting on the snow!

Read More

Planning an Epic Road Trip

Lately all of my travel has been by air, but that is going to change this spring with an epic cross-country and cross-border adventure that will end up taking me...

Read More

Learn how we helped 100 top brands gain success.

Let's have a chat