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Iver Maple

Iver Maple

Divisional Brand Marketing Manager - Mizuno Golf
Residence | Norcross, GA

With over 14 years of Marketing, Communications, and Public Relations Experience, Iver Maple has been "bleeding Mizuno blue" for over seven years.  A graduate of Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee, and now residing in Atlanta, home to Mizuno USA's headquarters, he has now officially acclimated to "Southern Life" from his original roots in Long Island, New York.  Outside of his passion for golf, he enjoys tennis, rooting for his beloved Commodores, and hiking with his dog 'Cutler.'

Recent articles

EZ Win for Donald at the Dunlop Phoenix

by Iver Maple on November 25, 2013

Donald with JPX EZ hybird.Luke Donald secured his first win of the year by defending his title at the Dunlop Phoenix tournament in Japan.The 35-year-old Englishman started the final round with a two-shot lead over South Korea's Kim Hyung-Sung - following his two-over-par 73 in the first round with scores of 66 and 65. Donald used his MP-64 irons, MP-T4 wedges and new JPX EZ hybrid to cruise to v...

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Stacy Lewis Returns to Defend Mizuno Classic

by Iver Maple on November 6, 2013

 Mizuno's world #3 Stacy Lewis has returned to Japan to defend her Mizuno Classic title. Lewis looked fresh from a 3 week break, joining Mizuno President Akito Mizuno for the Pro Am - making 6 birdies over the front nine.Lewis was the first American in almost 20 years to win the Mizuno Classic in 2012 - a tournament co-sanctioned by the LPGA and the LPGA of Japan Tour.At No. 3 in the Rolex women’s world rankin...

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Stacy Lewis Captures Her Second Major, the 2013 Women’s British Open

by Iver Maple on August 5, 2013

Mizuno Ambassador Stacy Lewis shot a final-round, even-par 72 at the famed Old Course to win her second-career major championship with a two-shot victory over South Koreans Na Yeon Choi and Hee Young Park. Lewis birdied the 71st and 72nd holes of the tournament to move her to 8-under par which proved to be the winning score."We're at the home of golf,” said Lewis. “To end birdie-birdie is amazing. It's been a perfect day.&quo...

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Stacy Lewis Takes Over World #1 Ranking With LPGA Founders Cup Victory

by Iver Maple on March 18, 2013

Mizuno Brand Ambassador and 2012 Rolex Player of the Year Stacy Lewis continued her impressive streak of tournaments in 2013, fighting back from a three-stroke deficit down the stretch to capture a three-stroke victory at the RR Donnelley LPGA Founders Cup. The 8-under 64 in the final-round was highlighted by nine birdies prevailing her to her second consecutive LPGA Tour win.“It's awesome,” said Lewis of the win. “I played great today....

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Mizuno Golf Treats Average Joes Like Pros

by Iver Maple on March 11, 2013

Mizuno is helping golfers nationwide improve their game while offering the opportunity to be treated like a pro as an exclusive member of “Team JPX.” Play Famously will champion the cause and determination of the “everyman” golfer using Mizuno’s JPX-825 line of game-improvement irons. Pittsburgh, Penn. native Lee Baughman was selected as the first of a 12-member team of Mizuno “game-impro...

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