Meet the Team: Jim Hackenberg

Let's start this series with the genius that began it all - the CEO, founder and inventor Jim Hackenberg.

  • Name: Jim ("Jimmy Hack")
  • Birthplace: Grand Forks, ND
  • What brought you to the Orange Whip: I was searching for a way to help my students, which led the way to my concept for the Orange Whip Trainer
  • NFL or College Football? Favorite Team? College. Oregon State Beavers, close second would be Clemson (both Orange).
  • Interesting fact: I'm #8 out of 9 kids from a non-golfing family. If not for a neighbor kid bringing me golfing, I probably would have never found golf.
  • If you could play golf at any Course with anyone, where and whom would that be? Cypress Point with Tom Watson, Seve Ballesteros, and Belen Mozo ;)
  • Favorite ice cream flavor: Praline Pecan
  • What is your favorite thing about working at your company? It has opened a lot of doors for me in regards to travel, playing great golf courses, and meeting quality people.