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Industry Notes: Sunday, January 28, 2024

PGA Tour announces Player Advisory Council, LIV Golf partners with Spain's Movistar Plus+

LIV Golf: Partners with Movistar Plus+, which will broadcast the league’s 2024 and 2025 tournaments on Spain’s leading streaming platform. LIV Golf’s schedule features 14 events, starting the 2024 season on Feb. 2 with LIV Golf Mayakoba in Mexico. Movistar Plus+ is Spain's premiere provider of golf content and its offerings include the Ryder Cup, the four men's and five women's majors, PGA and DP World tour events, and the Solheim Cup.

PGA Tour: Names the 16-member Player Advisory Council (PAC) for 2024. The PAC advises and consults with the PGA Tour Policy Board and commissioner Jay Monahan on issues affecting the Tour. The PAC includes Sam Burns, Lanto Griffin, Nick Hardy, Brian Harman, Max Homa, Mackenzie Hughes, Keith Mitchell, Grayson Murray, Seamus Power, Scottie Scheffler, Adam Schenk, Kevin Streelman, Nick Taylor, Josh Teater, Justin Thomas and Camilo Villegas. Streelman and Villegas have been selected by the Player Directors to run for PAC Chairman via election, which ends Feb. 27. The leading vote-getter will replace Jordan Spieth on Jan. 1, 2025, as a Player Director on the PGA Tour Policy Board, serving a three-year term (2025-27). The other Player Directors are Patrick Cantlay (2024-26), Peter Malnati (2023-25), Adam Scott (2024-26), Webb Simpson (2023-25) and Tiger Woods.