Bio

ENTREPRENEUR

  • Founder and President of Peter Burwash International, for 35 years the world’s largest tennis management company operating in 32 countries
  • PBI named “One of the Ten Best-Managed Companies in America” by author James O’Toole, in Vanguard Management
  • Featured International Speaker for Fortune 500 companies

INTERNATIONAL BUSINESSMAN & WORLD-TRAVELER

  • Has flown an average of 264,000 miles per year for 35 years
  • Keynote Speaker, Consultant and Seminar Specialist giving 100+ speeches per year
  • Graduate of Young Presidents’ Organization (YPO)
  • Member Urban Land Institute
  • Member American Hotel & Lodging Association
  • Member of Rotary
  • TV Color Commentator for ATP Events for 27 years
  • Instructional Editor for Tennis Magazine

AUTHOR  of  Ten Books on Service, Leadership, Health, Fitness, & Personal Development, Including:

  • The Key to Great Leadership, endorsed by Dr. Steven Covey, Peter Ueberroth, Isadore Sharp & Brian Tracy
  • Total Health, Book of the Month Club Top 10 Nomination
  • Improving the Landscape of Your Life, forward by Lee Iacocca
  • Dear Teenager, How to Navigate the Teenage Years
  • Tennis for Life, over one million copies sold
  • Total Tennis

PROFESSIONAL ATHLETE

  • Competed on ATP Professional Tennis Tour 1968-1974
  • Winner of 19 International Singles & Doubles Titles
  • Former Canadian #1 & Davis Cup Player
  • Named “One of the One Hundred Most Influential Forces in Twentieth Century Tennis”
  • Winner – International Tennis Hall of Fame Educational Merit Award
  • Certified Sport Physiologist & Nutritionist
  • Coached and Played in 135 Countries
  • Inducted into the University of Toronto Sports Hall of Fame 2004
  • Winner Tennis News’ Tennis Person the Year 2006
  • Inducted into Northern California Tennis Hall of Fame 2010
  • Named Canada’s TV Tennis Commentator of the Decade 2000-2010

PERSONAL

  • Residence: Carmel Valley, California USA
  • Married to wife Lynn, with two daughters, Kimberly and Skyler

 

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