MEET THE FIRE PIT COLLECTIVE

The Fire Pit Collective is a modern media company composed of authentic and diverse perspectives.
We focus on informing, inspiring and entertaining our readers, followers, and listeners.

Our storytelling combines prose, video and podcasts to tell immersive stories that can be consumed
on the platform of your choice. We are golfers. We are storytellers. We are the Fire Pit Collective.

MATT GINELLA

Matt Ginella has been covering golf for 25 years. First at Sports Illustrated, then Golf Digest and Golf World magazines and most recently for Golf Channel, where he appeared as the Travel Insider for “Morning Drive” and wrote for Golf Advisor.com.

ALAN SHIPNUCK

In 1994, Alan wrote his first cover story for Sports Illustrated as a 21 year-old intern, and in the ensuing quarter-century he typed two dozen more. He has received 11 first-place awards in the annual writing contest conducted by the Golf Writers Association of America, breaking the record of Dan Jenkins, a member of the World Golf Hall of Fame.

ALEX UPEGUI

Alex Upegui is an Emmy award winning producer with over 15 years experience creating content. In 2013, Matt and Alex co-created Ginella’s Journeys, a travel segment for Morning Drive that told meaningful stories about the places they visited and the people they met.

RYAN FRENCH

DREAMERS

LAZ VERSALLES

CULTURE

COLT KNEDLER

PRODUCTION

AARON ADKINS

DIGITAL STRATEGY

MARCO ESCALANTE

LEAD VIDEO EDITOR

JORDAN PEREZ

AMATEUR GOLF

KATIE GINELLA

MERCHANDISE

PATRICK KEEGAN

MERCHANDISE

ELLEN CANNON

EDITOR

MARK GODICH

EDITOR

JACQUIRE KING

SOUND

CHRISTINA KIM

FULL SEND PODCAST

CONTACT US:

General or business inquiries:
thepitmaster@firepitcollective.com

Pit Shop order status or questions:
support@firepitcollective.com

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