Jared Rice, Executive Director, THE PLAYERS Championship, and Senior Vice President, Tournament Revenue
The update on the 2021 Edition of THE PLAYERS Championship
Jared will give the members an update on the 2021 edition of THE PLAYERS Championship.
In-person outdoors luncheon seats are SOLD OUT. Virtual spots are still available for this exclusive Chamber program. DUE TO CAPACITY, WE WILL NOT BE ACCEPTING ANY WALK-INS.
is currently the Executive Director for THE PLAYERS Championship as well as the Senior Vice President of Tournament Revenue at the PGA TOUR.
In his role as Executive Director of THE PLAYERS, a position he has held since January of 2017, Rice oversees all aspects of the PGA TOUR’s flagship event, from sales, marketing and operations to community and charitable outreach and support. In addition, he leads THE PLAYERS Council, an association of corporate and community leaders who share THE PLAYERS’ commitment to economic growth and development. Rice joined THE PLAYERS team in 2010 and served as the championship’s Vice President of Sales and Marketing and Senior Director of National Sales, where he was instrumental in growing THE PLAYERS’ revenue in order to maximize its economic and charitable impact on the community. Over the past 40-plus years, THE PLAYERS has generated more than $100 million to support non-profit organizations in communities within the five-county area (Baker, Clay, Duval, Nassau, and St. Johns counties). Prior to THE PLAYERS, Rice worked for four years in various roles at the PGA TOUR, including Business Development and Global Licensing. While in these positions, Jared oversaw development of PGA TOUR Licensing programs worldwide and assisted with the sale of PGA TOUR Title Sponsorships and Official Marketing Partner Sponsorships.