|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|
|Tom Alter||Vice President, Communications||280-2480|
|James Cramer||Vice President, Communications||273-3293|
|Tom Kuhn||Vice President, Marketing||280-2443|
|Laura Neal||Vice President, Communications||273-7655|
|Joel Schuchmann||Senior Director, Communications, PGA TOUR||280-4707|
|Nelson Silverio||Senior Director, Marketing, PGA TOUR Latinoamerica ||273-3528|
|Chris Smith||Senior Director, Public Relations, PGA TOUR Business||273-3379|
|Laury Livsey||Director, International Communications and PGA TOUR History||273-3418|
|Stewart Moore||Director, Communications, PGA TOUR Champions and Web.com Tour||273-3397|
|Chris Reimer||Director, Communications, Championship Management||273-3286|
|Mark Williams||Director, Communications||273-5058|
|Doug Milne||Senior Manager, Communications||280-5024|
|John Bush||Senior Manager, Communications||280-4710|
|Mark Stevens||Senior Manager, Communications ||273-3256|
|Dave Senko||Senior Manager, Communications, PGA TOUR Champions||273-3252|
|Denise Taylor||Manager, Media Relations||273-3311|
|Preston McClellan||Manager, Digital Communications||543-7405|
|Royce Thompson||Manager, Communications, Web.com Tour||273-7419|
|Nick Parker||Manager, Communications, Web.com Tour||543-5727|
|Maureen Radzavicz||Manager, Communications, PGA TOUR Champions||273-3301|
|Chris Richards||Manager, Communications, PGA TOUR Champions||543-5717|
|Candace Reinheimer||Manager, Communications, Championship Management||280-4742|
|Alex Urban||Manager, Communications, Championship Management||273-3577|
|Amanda Herrington||Specialist, Communications||543-5272|
|Michael Baliker||Coordinator, Communications, Championship Management||273-7664|
|Emily Tillo||Communications Associate||273-3642|
|Lisa Ferraro||Communications Assistant, International Communications and PGA TOUR History||543-5117|