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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

Lewis Claims 2014 Rolex Player of the Year, Vare Trophy and Money List Awards

by Iver Maple on November 25, 2014

Mizuno Brand Ambassador Stacy Lewis capped off her most successful season on the LPGA Tour by capturing all three LPGA Tour Awards – the Rolex Player of The Year, Vare Trophy, and for the first time her in her career, the money list honors. Utilizing Mizuno’s JPX-825 Pro Irons, a 

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Luke Donald Mizuno MP test

by Iver Maple on July 28, 2014

On April 22nd Mizuno’s  R&D team met with Luke Donald at Old Palm GC’s glorious practice facility to gather his views on their new MP tour samples.   The aim was to see if the MP-15 irons had evolved Mizuno’s Ti Muscle technology far enough to meet Luke’s approval .  In the past Donald had played and won with the MP-59 (also a Ti Muscle) – before moving onto the more traditional MP...

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Stacy Lewis Dominant In Victory at The North Texas LPGA Shootout

by Iver Maple on May 5, 2014

Stacy Lewis said she had something to prove on Sunday at the North Texas LPGA Shootout Presented by JTBC and she proved once again why she’s one of the best golfers in the world.  Lewis shot the low round of the day with a 7-under 64 to clinch her ninth career LPGA Tour victory and first of the 2014 season. She finished at 16-under 268 and six shots clear of South Korea’s Meena Lee. Lewis celebrated her win with several family members and her colleg...

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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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