Latest Bowling Proprietors' Association of America Stories

2014-09-22 08:25:45

Industry Launches National PR Effort to Promote Emerging Young Stars of Bowling While Also Highlighting Free Four Week Bowling Lessons Available Throughout October via Bowl 2.0 and National Learn to Bowl Month ARLINGTON, Texas, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Just in time for National Learn to Bowl Month, GoBowling.com is introducing America to the fresh new faces of bowling. This October, the bowling industry will lead a national PR effort to highlight Gen Y bowling stars who are...

2014-06-25 16:24:35

The Bowling Industry Welcomed Former Two-Term President and Texas Governor Who Spoke with Attendees at the Premier International Convention ORLANDO, Fla., June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A milestone in the 3,000 year history of bowling was made today when former U.S. President George W. Bush stepped to the stage at the 2014 International Bowl Expo (IBE). The Bowling Proprietors' Association of America (BPAA) invited the two-term president and former Texas governor to participate in a...

2014-05-08 12:26:52

Announcement Ends Six Month National Search ARLINGTON, Texas, May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Bowling Proprietors' Association of America (BPAA) announced today that Frank DeSocio of Wichita, Kansas, has been named as its new Executive Director. The announcement comes after the recent BPAA board of directors meeting at the Eldorado Hotel and Casino in Reno, Nevada. DeSocio will officially assume his new position on July 1, 2014. The announcement ends a six-month search to fill the vacancy...

Word of the Day
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.