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Tiger Woods
Tiger Woods

Born: December 30, 1975, Cypress, California;

Occupation: Businessman, Professional Athlete;

Position: Founder, CEO;

Company: TGR Ventures;

Industry: Membership Organizations;

Residence: United States;

Nationality: American;

Annual Salary (2020): ~ $68 Million;

Net worth (2022/06): ~ $1.0 Billion;

Tiger Woods, is the Founder, CEO of TGR Ventures, since 2016. TGR unites Mr. Woods' entrepreneurial and philanthropic endeavors off the course under a singular parent brand. In June 2022, Forbes magazine declared Mr. Woods is a billionaire, with an estimated net worth of at least $1 billion, based on his lifetime earnings, making him one of just three known athlete billionaires. 

Work Experience

  • CEO, TGR Ventures
  • Endorsement contract, Nike
  • Endorsement contract, General Motors
  • Endorsement contract, Titleist
  • Endorsement contract, General Mills
  • Endorsement contract, American Express
  • Endorsement contract, Accenture
  • Endorsement contract, TaylorMade
  • Endorsement contract, Gillette
  • Endorsement contract, TAG Heuer
  • Endorsement contract, Electronic Arts
  • Professional Golfer, PGA

Board and Advisor Roles

  • Board member, TGR Foundation
  • Board member, TGR Tiger Woods Ventures


  • Presidential Medal of Freedom by President Donald Trump
  • 2x Sportsman of the Year, Sports Illustrated
  • 4x Male Athlete of the Year, the Associated Press 
  • Athlete of the Decade, the Associated Press
  • Inductee, California Hall of Fame
  • PGA Tour wins (82)
  • European Tour wins (41)
  • Japan Golf Tour wins (3)
  • Asian Tour wins (2)
  • PGA Tour of Australasia wins (3)
  • Other wins (17)
  • Amateur wins (21)

Philanthropy, Community Service and Memberships

  • TGR Foundation was established in 1996 by Tiger Woods and his father, Earl Woods, to create and support community-based programs that improve the health, education, and welfare of all children in America.


  • Mr. Woods attended Stanford University on a golf scholarship but left college after two years in order to become a professional golfer.

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