Rapp, Matthew

Matthew Rapp


Senior vice president with the PGA TOUR’s Championship Management division, overseeing several of the TOUR’s prominent events including the Web.com Tour Championship and THE PLAYERS Championship.  Rapp also oversees top vendor management across the Championship Management events and is helping to enhance fan experiences at these events based on improvements in this area at THE PLAYERS.   It has also become a showcase for the area through increased recognition and promotion in domestic and international telecasts and other media, which is a vital tool in attracting businesses and investors to Florida’s Historic Coast.


Rapp graduated from the University of Pennsylvania in 1991 where he rowed crew and studied international relations.



A native of Louisville, Ky., Rapp has lived and worked in many cities throughout the United States and around the world including Chicago, Philadelphia, Washington, D.C., London and Brussels, but he is proud to call Jacksonville his home since 2001