|Name: PGA TOUR|
Commissioner: Jay Monahan (Since January 1, 2017)
112 PGA TOUR Boulevard
Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida 32082
The PGA TOUR is the world’s premier membership organization for touring professional golfers, co-sanctioning more than 130 tournaments on the PGA TOUR, Champions Tour, Web.com Tour, PGA TOUR Latinoamérica, Mackenzie Tour-PGA TOUR Canada and Ping An Bank China Tour - PGA TOUR China.
The PGA TOUR’s mission is to entertain and inspire its fans, deliver substantial value to its partners, create outlets for volunteers to give back, generate significant charitable and economic impact in communities in which it plays, and provide financial opportunities for TOUR players.
As a global organization, the PGA TOUR aspires to reflect the regions and communities where we play as we believe diversity of thought and background is vital to our success and growth. We strive to create an inclusive and welcoming culture and be a positive example for all our constituents and partners.
The PGA TOUR presents the following awards:
- FedExCup Champion
- PGA TOUR Player of the Year/Jack Nicklaus Award
- Arnold Palmer Award (leading money-winner)
- Byron Nelson Trophy (adjusted scoring average)
- PGA TOUR Rookie of the Year
- PGA TOUR Courage Award (not annually)
- PGA TOUR Lifetime Achievement Award (not annually)
|2016-17 Schedule (47 official events):|
1. PGA TOUR Regular Season – 43 events
2. FedExCup Playoffs – 4 events
The TOUR plays in 22 states, plus Canada, Mexico, Puerto Rico, England, China and Malaysia.
Major Championships (4):
Masters Tournament, U.S. Open, The Open Championship, PGA Championship
Approximately $339 million – 47 official events
Bonus Money for the FedExCup:
$10 million for first place, $3 million for second, $2 million for third, $1.5 million for fourth and $1 million for fifth.
PGA TOUR, PGA TOUR Champions, Web.com Tour, PGA TOUR Latinoamerica and Mackenzie Tour-PGA TOUR Canada events have donated more than $2 billion to charity since 1938. The TOUR reached the $2-billion milestone in January 2014.
Each PGA TOUR player has earned a position on the priority-ranking system that will be used to select full-field open tournaments. The complete priority ranking system, in order of priority, can be found in the Priority Rankings under the Players tab.
PGA TOUR members hail from around the globe. In 2016-17, there are 85 active international members from 22 countries.
|Ty Votaw||Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer||280-4774|
|Ken Lovell||Senior Vice President, Media Development||273-3385|
|Laura Neal||Senior Vice President, Communications||273-7655|
|Tom Alter||Vice President, Communications||280-2480|
|James Cramer||Vice President, Communications||273-3293|
|Tom Kuhn||Vice President, Marketing||280-2443|
|Joel Schuchmann||Senior Director, Communications, PGA TOUR||280-4707|
|Chris Reimer||Senior Director, Communications, Championship Management||273-3286|
|Nelson Silverio||Senior Director, Marketing, PGA TOUR Latinoamérica||273-3528|
|Chris Smith||Senior Director, Public Relations||273-3379|
|Laury Livsey||Director, International Media Relations and PGA TOUR History||273-3418|
|Stewart Moore||Director, Communications, PGA TOUR Champions and Web.com Tour||273-3397|
|Mark Williams||Director, Communications, PGA TOUR||273-5058|
|Doug Milne||Senior Manager, Communications, PGA TOUR||280-5024|
|John Bush||Senior Manager, Communications, PGA TOUR||280-4710|
|Mark Stevens||Senior Manager, Communications ||273-3256|
|Dave Senko||Senior Manager, Communications, PGA TOUR Champions||273-3252|
|Jim McCabe||Senior Manager, Communications||273-3561|
|Tracey Veal||Manager, Media Relations||273-3688|
|Preston McClellan||Manager, Digital Communications||543-7405|
|Amanda Herrington||Manager, Communications, PGA TOUR||543-5272|
|Royce Thompson||Manager, Communications, Web.com Tour||273-7419|
|Nick Parker||Manager, Communications, Web.com Tour||543-5727|
|Chris Richards||Manager, Communications, PGA TOUR Champions||543-5717|
|Maureen Radzavicz||Manager, Communications, PGA TOUR Champions||273-3301|
|Laura Vescovi||Manager, Communications, PGA TOUR Champions, Championship Management||280-5004|
|Candace Reinheimer||Manager, Communications, Championship Management||280-4742|
|Alex Urban||Manager, Communications, Championship Management||273-3577|
|Michael Baliker||Coordinator, Communications, Championship Management||273-7664|
|Emily Tillo||Coordinator, Communications||273-3642|
|Madison Sheraga||Coordinator, Communications||273-3614|
|Lisa Ferraro||Communications Assistant, International Media Relations and PGA TOUR History||543-5117|
|Brian Decker||Media Official, Mackenzie Tour - PGA TOUR Canada||905-815-9756|
|Gregory Villalobos||Media Official, PGA TOUR Latinoamérica|