TULSA, Okla. — The PGA Championship launched hundreds Of people to Southern Hills Nation Membership in Might, partnering with corporations To lease needed staff.
Some staff members employed by way of MVP Event Staffing say they nonetheless haven’t been paid Greater than a month later.
“I’ve made in all probability lots of of telephone calls at this level simply making an try to get options to let everyone know there’s A drawback,” said Phoenix Youngblood an MVP Event Staffing worker for the PGA Championship.
Youngblood was employed by MVP Event Staffing to work on the Saturday of the PGA Championship.
“I used to be Inside the media kitchen. All I did was wash dishes and simply assisted anyplace else that was needed like spills and stuff, simply clear up,” Youngblood said.
She says she labored 15 hours that Finally. She was informed she would acquire a paycheck for The backside pay price, tip money, and a bonus for working Definitely one of many final days of the event. Now a month after the PGA Championship, A pair missed payday deadlines, And a lot of telephone calls with no options, she says she hasn’t acquired a dime.
“We’ve had 4 completely diffelease days saying that we have been going to Receives a fee on that day As a Outcome of the PGA. They’ve all handed by,” she said. “They maintain saying principally we’re not getting …….