Craig Stephenson joins Golf Drives as Head of Global Sales

06 June 2024

Craig Stephenson is a seasoned professional with a distinguished career in the travel industry, spanning over three decades since 1988. As the Head of Global Sales at Lifts To, Craig will play a crucial role in steering the sales team across all three brands under the Lifts To umbrella. His primary mission is to drive the Golf Drives business forward through strategic management of existing client relationships and the innovative development of new business opportunities. Craig’s strategic vision and leadership are pivotal in enhancing the brand’s market presence and customer engagement.

 Craig’s extensive experience includes a notable tenure as the Head of Product at Your Golf Travel, for nine years. During this period, he forged strong partnerships with golf courses, hotels, resorts, and transfer companies, significantly contributing to the company’s growth and reputation. His expertise in product management and client relations was expanded during his leadership role as General Manager at Bunkered Golf Breaks from 2020 to 2023.

"I am thrilled to step into the role of Head of Global Sales at Lifts To. This position represents a unique opportunity to blend my deep-rooted passion for golf with my extensive experience in travel and hospitality. My goal is to drive innovation and growth for the Golf Drives brand and to ensure that we continue to deliver exceptional value and experiences to our clients. I look forward to leading our talented team as we expand our reach and deepen our impact within the golf travel industry."
Craig Stephenson

Craig’s passion for golf is deeply ingrained in both his personal and professional life. He has been an avid golfer since being a junior and has had the privilege of playing on renowned golf courses around the world. His international experience is further enriched by the nine years he lived in Spain, from 2002 to 2011, which provided him with a deep understanding of diverse cultures and global market dynamics.

Craig is enthusiastic about joining the Lifts To team and is committed to advancing the Golf Drives brand within the competitive golf travel industry. He is known for his innovative approach, strategic thinking, and dedication to delivering exceptional value to clients.

To learn more about the services on offer at Golf Drives or to connect with Craig, he can be reached at


Craig Stephenson - Global Head of Sales
Golf Drives
Golf Drives, Canada House,3 Chepstow Street,Manchester M1 5FW,
Tel: +44 (0) 161 3882008