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Wrong Earl Buchholz?

Mr. Earl Buchholz Butch Jr.

Executive Director

ATP Tour Inc

HQ Phone: (904) 285-8000

ATP Tour Inc

201 ATP Tour Boulevard

Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida 32082

United States

Company Description

With 64 tournaments in 30 countries, the ATP showcases the finest athletes competing in the world's most exciting venues. From Australia to Europe and the Americas to Asia, the stars of the South African Airways ATP Rankings and the top tandems in the Sta... more

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Employment History

Chairman and Co-Founder
Sony Ericsson Open

Chairman
NASDAQ

Affiliations

Member
International Tennis Hall of Fame

Web References (147 Total References)


News Details - Tarich Law firm

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International Tennis Hall of Fame member Butch Buchholz, professional race car driver Milka Duno, and former Miami Dolphins Player Judge Ed Newman headline the list of panelists who will share their life experiences with the students through the prism of the Champions of Character core values.

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Inducted into the International Tennis Hall of Fame in 2005, Buchholz reached No. 5 in the world as an amateur in 1960 and was U.S. Pro Champion in 1961. Following his playing career, he became Executive Director of the ATP and the Commissioner of World Team Tennis. He later founded the International Tennis Players Championships in South Florida in 1985. That event, today known as the Sony Open, has established itself as one of the world's premier tournaments.


With the World Golf ...

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With the World Golf Championships-Cadillac Championship just over three months away, Earl "Butch" Buchholz will continue as tournament chairman as the event returns to Trump Doral Golf Club and Resort on March 4-8th.

Buchholz, who founded and built the Sony Open Tennis tournament into one of the top sporting events in South Florida, will work to raise the charitable impact, profile and entertainment and social atmosphere of the event.
"I am thrilled to be associated with a world-class event like the World Golf Championships-Cadillac Championship and look forward to re-connecting with South Florida business and golf communities," said Buchholz, who has extensive experience working with the South Florida community.
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An inductee of the International Tennis Hall of Fame, Buchholz was the Commissioner of World Team Tennis and the CEO of the ATP Tour. Buchholz also created the Challenge Series of tennis tournaments that were held in six different countries in Latin America.


They seem to have taken the ...

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They seem to have taken the plunge with huge stars, paying them huge money without any concrete evidence it will work.†Butch Buchholz, a former CEO of the Association of Tennis Professionals, is also cautious. Buchholz built the world’s fifth largest tournament out of a rubbish dump on Key Biscayne in Miami, an event today known as the Sony Open. “Attempts to create entities outside the mainstream of the game, historically, have not lasted,†Buchholz says. “World TeamTennis collapsed after a few years of success before Billie Jean revived it. Even Lamar Hunt’s World Championship Tennis, which was fully backed financially and superbly presented, went under after being buffeted by the game’s politics in the 1980s. The stars have really got to show up and perform to prevent people thinking this league is not just a series of year-end exhibitions.†One Asian-based sports consultant with a long history of involvement in the region did not want to go on the record with his scepticism: “Twenty20 cricket only worked because each team had local players who drew the crowds,†he says. “Tendulkar had to show up for Mumbai to succeed.


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Duno, along with International Tennis Hall of Fame member Butch Buchholz and former Miami Dolphins Player Judge Ed Newman, headlined the list of panelists who shared their life experiences with the students through the prism of the 'Champions of Character' core values.

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Inducted into the International Tennis Hall of Fame in 2005, Buchholz reached No. 5 in the world as an amateur in 1960 and was U.S. Pro Champion in 1961. Following his playing career, he became Executive Director of the ATP and the Commissioner of World Team Tennis. He later founded the International Tennis Players Championships in South Florida in 1985. That event, today known as the Sony Open, has established itself as one of the world's premier tournaments.


Duno, along with International ...

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Duno, along with International Tennis Hall of Fame member Butch Buchholz and former Miami Dolphins Player Judge Ed Newman, will headline the list of panelists who will share their life experiences with the students through the prism of the Champions of Character core values.

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Inducted into the International Tennis Hall of Fame in 2005, Buchholz reached No. 5 in the world as an amateur in 1960 and was U.S. Pro Champion in 1961. Following his playing career, he became Executive Director of the ATP and the Commissioner of World Team Tennis. He later founded the International Tennis Players Championships in South Florida in 1985. That event, today known as the Sony Open, has established itself as one of the world's premier tournaments.

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