MOST POWERFUL PERSON
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“Most Powerful Category” is the recognition of a person who has leading position among the owners of golf courses in Poland. Mr. Tavi as a newcomer on the polish golf industry scene was recognized by polish voters for his spectacular accomplishments.”
Tavi Nimrod (1968, New York) Educated at Oxford (England), George Washington University and Georgetown (USA). Mr. Tavi is a land developer and the former Chairman of the Board of Landmark LTD.
As a founder of „Tavi Art Gallery”, a board member of Tel Aviv Museum of Art, and a Modern Dance company, Mr. Tavi is a philanthropist of the art.
We met with “Most Powerful Person” in Polish Golf to understand the person and his contribution to golf in Poland. We ended up being fans.
Golf has a short history in Poland as it reemerged alongside democracy in 1989 at First Warsaw Golf.
Today, Poland has some of the best and most beautiful golf courses in Europe, says Mr. Tavi, some of which have been designed by leading international designers.
With a growing, exclusive membership, FWG is a much sought-after club among the elite and international visitors. Its members include major corporations, diplomats, top executives, successful social and business individuals.
The club also attracts celebrities, such as Tomek Iwan, the National Football team director, ex-NHL hockey player Mariusz Czerkawski, former Real Madrid goalkeeper Jerzy Dudek, to name a few.
So what made him deserve the title?
Mr. Tavi answered swiftly, "I care”. My caring manifests itself in just about every facet of golf life. Caring itself is good for nothing unless followed by actions. I act.
In the four years since Mr. Tavi assumed the operation of First Warsaw the club was voted as the “Best Golf course in Poland” and elected as “TOP 3 “ course in CEE.
Recently PGA Polska signed an agreement making First Warsaw the PGA National Practice Centre and the all new 9/18 hole course The Official PGA Academy Course.
Both the new golf course “PGA Academy Course” , a perfect place for beginners and professional golfers alike and the state of the art short game practice centre, the new place for corporate academies, were built by Mr. Tavi.
Securing the help of PHILIPS Lights as our official partner providing professional lights to our practice areas is a great achievement said Mr. Tavi.
Although Mr. Tavi revolutionised the way golf is being looked upon in Poland, he rather focus on the future and not on the past.
“What happened thus far is really just the beginning. The next step, a world class boutique hotel and spa and its adjacent residential areas will be what all of our members and corporate partners are looking forward to.”