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From selling shoes at Nordstrom to PGA Tour winner, James Hahn writes an unusual story

DUBLIN, Ohio James Hahn followed the stiletto-heeled tracks of Jimmy Choos and Christian Louboutins back to his professional golf career. Broke and without a sponsor to keep alive his dream, Hahn restocked his bank account by selling $600 designer shoes at two Northern California Nordstroms. Hahn, 33, had other unusual jobs before his victory at the Northern Trust Open in February earned him a spot in his first World Golf Championships-Bridgestone Invitational this week at Firestone Country Club. The graduate of Cal-Berkeley got his real estate license and worked for a mortgage broker. He put on a suit and toiled as an assistant account executive at an advertising agency, living 10 minutes...

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