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Tim Burke signs with Fairwhay Management

January 27, 2016

Officials at Fairwhay Management today announced that 2015 RE/MAX World Long Drive champion Tim Burke has signed a marketing and management agreement with the company. In October, Burke hit drives of more than 400 yards as part of his second World Long Drive Championship title in the last three years.

Burke was born in Marietta, Ga., and moved to Orlando, Fla., at a young age. He attended the University of Miami where he pitched for the Hurricanes' baseball team as part of the ACC Championship and College World Series in 2008.

After graduation, he focused his athletic ability on golf, specifically in Long Drive competitions. He competed in his first Long Drive competition in 2009 while interning at the Biltmore in Coral Gables.  He advanced to the next round, winning regionals.  He finished 20 th out of 150 players in the finals. Soon after, he joined the Long Drive Tour.

In 2010, Tim relocated to Washington, D.C., where he worked as an Internal Wholesaler for Steben & Company while still competing on the Long Drive Tour.  While he continues his career in finance, his main focus is in long drive competitions.

“I'm still amazed by the places that this sport has taken me and how many doors it has opened,” Burke said. “I'm excited to continue moving forward in Long Drive Competitions and being an integral part of the growth of this sport. Fairwhay Management is a perfect fit for me because of their many connections in the golf and entertainment industries as well as their individualized and personal activation strategies.”

Tim Burke Statistics:

Highest Swing Speed Recorded:      154 mph

Highest Ball Speed Recorded:          227 mph

Longest Competitive Drive:               429 yards

Tim Burke Long Drive Achievements:

1 st - 2015 RE/MAX World Long Drive Championship

1 st - 2014 Bluff City Shootout

1 st -  2013 RE/MAX World Long Drive Championship

2 nd - 2012 RE/MAX World Long Drive Championship

Champion – 2012 LDA Tour

“Tim Burke has already accomplished great things in Long Drive competitions,” said Fairwhay Management Founder Sherry Whay. “But it is his friendly demeanor, infectious attitude and ferocious work ethic which make him a perfect fit here with Fairwhay Management.”

For more information on a variety of partnership possibilities with Burke including branding and activation, clinic or appearance opportunities or integrated business development platforms for customer entertainment, contact Fairwhay Management at

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