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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

MIZUNO EXTENDS RELATIONSHIP WITH 2012 LPGA ROLEX PLAYER OF THE YEAR STACY LEWIS

by Iver Maple on January 25, 2013

Notching Four Wins in 2012, No. 3 Player in the World Continues Partnership with Mizuno Mizuno is thrilled to announce a multi-year extension with reigning LPGA Rolex Player of the Year and world No. 3 Stacy Lewis.  After leading the tour with four wins in 2012, the agreement means that Lewis will continue playing Mizuno equipment, extending the long-standing relationship that began ...

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MIZUNO EXTENDS RELATIONSHIP WITH WORLD #3 LUKE DONALD

by Iver Maple on January 23, 2013

New Multi-Year Contract Extends Long-Time Affiliation with Donald   Mizuno is pleased to announce an extension to one of the longest-standing equipment relationships in golf with world #3 Luke Donald signing to continue to be a brand ambassador for years to come. The agreement ensures that Donald, the world’s premier iron player, will continue to play ...

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Charles Howell III Finishes Second in the Humana Challenge

by Iver Maple on January 21, 2013

The MP-64s seem to be working for Charles Howell III. Charles finished second in a play off at yesterday's Humana Challenge after opening his season with third in Hawaii's Sony Open.

The winner of the Humana Challenge was playing one of the 64's predecessors - the MP-60's.

 

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Mizuno's MP-650 Ranked #1 In MyGolfSpy.com's Fairway Wood Test

by Iver Maple on December 13, 2012

Cult equipment site MyGolfSpy has rated the Mizuno MP-650 'best overall' in their 2012 Fairway Wood Test.

With real golfers testing all the best known fairway woods for both accuracy and distance in a set of very robust conditions....the eventual winner surprised MyGolfSpy, but not us.Comments from the review:"I know. I’m as shocked as you are…as shocked as anyone. Of course given that the MP-650 was one of only two cl...

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Stacy Lewis Wins LPGA Player of the Year

by Iver Maple on November 28, 2012

Mizuno Brand Ambassador Stacy Lewis triumphantly accepted the Rolex Player of the Year award, becoming the first U.S.-born player to do so in nearly two decades. LPGA and World Golf Halls of Fame member Beth Daniel, the last American winner in 1994, was on-hand at the awards ceremony to assist in presenting her the award."I just think back to 10 years ago when I remember sitting in a doctor's office and him telling me that I was going to have to ha...

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