Billy Dettlaff, PGA

Billy Dettlaff, PGA
Billy Dettlaff, PGA Master Professional
Golf Imagineer
Main Address:
PGA Tour
112 Pga Tour Blvd
Ponte Vedra Beac FL 32082-3046

(800) 556-5400

PGA Member since 1981.  Became a PGA Master Professional in December 1988.

Twenty-two years with the PGA TOUR / TPC Network in the positions of Director of Golf / General Manager, Regional Director of Operations, and National Director of Golf based out of TPC Sawgrass.  Retired in 2009.

Currently a consultant to the PGA TOUR as the creator and Tournament Director of The Junior PLAYERS Championship which is conducted annually, over the Labor Day weekend, at TPC Sawgrass in conjunction with the AJGA.  The event extends invitations to the Top 60 ranked AJGA US Boys plus invitations to 18 top juniors worldwide outside the United States.  

Board Member of the American Junior Golf Association. 

Author of "A Storyteller's Gude", the official history of the PLAYERS Championship and TPC Sawgrass. 

Currently researching and writing the definitive history of the golf profession. 

Member of the PGA of America - Education Department Adjunct Faculty.

 

National Awards

  • 2009 PGA President's Council on Growing the Game
  • 2008 PGA President's Council on Growing the Game
  • 2007 PGA President's Council on Growing the Game
  • 2006 PGA President's Council on Growing the Game
  • 2005 PGA President's Council on Growing the Game