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Jimmy Walker and Burns & Wilcox

Six-time PGA Tour victor Jimmy Walker is coming off a banner year that culminated in his first major win at the PGA Championship and participation on the U.S.’s victorious Ryder Cup team.
“We made a strategic move when we announced our official sponsorship of PGA golfer Jimmy Walker,” said Alan Jay Kaufman, Chairman, President and CEO of H.W. Kaufman Financial Group, parent to Burns & Wilcox. “We knew we selected a winner in Jimmy–But he proved himself to be a champion.” The World Top 20 Golfer is entering into his second year with Burns & Wilcox as his official sponsor.

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What Makes a Champion

What makes a champion? Listen to 2016 PGA Champion Jimmy Walker and 2012 U.S. Open winner Webb Simpson as the two Team Burns & Wilcox members discuss Webb’s path to a major victory.

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The Power of Teamwork

What makes Burns & Wilcox the leader in specialty insurance? The same things that drive 2016 PGA Champion Jimmy Walker and 2012 U.S. Open Champion Webb Simpson – the determination to overcome any challenge, and an unwavering dedication to excellence.

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Call Your Own Shots

Burns & Wilcox and 2016 PGA Champion Jimmy Walker maintain a level of autonomy that allows them to determine their own success. Learn how they use this freedom to excel in the golf and specialty insurance worlds.

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Jimmy Walker On Competing 

2016 PGA Champion Jimmy Walker employs a uniquely introspective approach when competing on the golf course. Learn what he does to give himself a competitive edge in the final installment of our Jimmy Walker Q&A Series.

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Jimmy Walker On the Moment 

2016 PGA Champion Jimmy Walker talks about the moment he started viewing golf as more than just a hobby in the sixth video of the Jimmy Walker Q&A Series.

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Jimmy Walker On Inspiration

Without one person’s guidance, 2016 PGA Champion Jimmy Walker likely wouldn’t even be playing on the PGA Tour today. In the fifth edition of our Jimmy Walker Q&A Series, Jimmy speaks on who he attributes his competitive drive to.

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Jimmy Walker On Preparation

The hours leading up to a tournament are sacred for PGA golfers. In the fourth chapter of our Jimmy Walker Q&A Series, the 2016 PGA Champion shares his pre-game rituals on match day.

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Jimmy Walker On the Game

In the third edition of our Jimmy Walker Q&A Series, the 2016 PGA Champion shares some of his superstitions on the golf course and his first memory of picking up a club.

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Jimmy Walker On the Unexpected

2016 PGA Champion Jimmy Walker tells the story of his strangest “birdie” experience on the golf course in the second installment of our Jimmy Walker Q&A Series.

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Jimmy Walker On Success

Learn how skills 2016 PGA Champion Jimmy Walker picked up playing golf have aided his growth off the course in the first video of our Jimmy Walker Q&A Series.

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Rolling Your Putts

Gain some expertise on the greens with help from Jimmy Walker in the third edition of the “Making The Hard-To-Place Easy” golf tip series presented by Burns & Wilcox.

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With Speed Comes Power

Whether it is golf or managing hard-to-place risks, timing is everything. Watch how Jimmy Walker and Burns & Wilcox leverage quick thinking and speed into positive results every time.

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The Power To Reach Further

Discover how Burns & Wilcox and Jimmy Walker confidently deliver under pressure.

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Experts Meet Challenges with Solutions

When adversity strikes, expertise comes to play. See how Jimmy Walker and Burns & Wilcox’s experience leads to solutions when it matters.

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Avoiding A Slice

In the second installment of Burns & Wilcox’s “Making The Hard-To-Place Easy” golf tip series, gain access to a technique that will allow you to avoid one of golf’s most common mistakes: the slice.

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Conquer The Unexpected

See how through drive and determination Jimmy Walker and Burns & Wilcox perform under pressure.

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Fixing Your Flip

The first video in the "Making The Hard-To-Place Easy" golf tip series presented by Burns & Wilcox.

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Why Burns & Wilcox

Learn about Burns & Wilcox; the industry leader providing solutions to complex specialty insurance needs.

6 ft., 2 in.

HEIGHT

180 lbs.

WEIGHT

01/16/1979

BIRTHDAY

Oklahoma City

BIRTHPLACE

2001

TURNED PRO

48th

OFFICIAL WORLD GOLF RANKING

111th

CURRENT FEDEX CUP RANK

71.155

CURRENT SCORING AVERAGE

$1,101,162

OVERALL 2017 WINNINGS

2017 PGA Tour Season Results

Finish Date Tournament POS To Par
10/30/2016 World Golf Championships-HSBC Champions T77 18
11/06/2016 Shriners Hospitals for Children Open CUT 8
11/27/2016 ISPS HANDA World Cup of Golf T2 -16
12/04/2016 Hero World Challenge T13 -5
1/08/2017 SBS Tournament of Champions T9 -14
1/15/2017 Sony Open CUT -2
1/29/2017 Farmers Insurance Open CUT 3
2/12/2017 AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am T55 -2
2/19/2017 Genesis Open T11 -9
2/26/2017 The Honda Classic T21 -3
3/05/2017 World Golf Championships-Mexico Championship T25 -3
3/26/2017 World Golf Championships-Dell Match Play T39
4/02/2017 Shell Houston Open T71 4
4/09/2017 Masters Tournament T18 1
4/23/2017 Valero Texas Open T13 -5
5/14/2017 THE PLAYERS Championship T56 6
6/18/2017 U.S. Open CUT 6
7/02/2017 Quicken Loans National CUT 6
7/09/2017 The Greenbrier Classic T18 -7
7/23/2017 The Open Championship T54 4
8/06/2017 World Golf Championships-Bridgestone Invitational T28 -1
8/13/2017 PGA Championship CUT 8
8/27/2017 The Northern Trust CUT 5

2017 PGA Tour Season: Upcoming Tournaments

Start Date Tournament Course Location

*Upcoming tournaments schedule is tentative and subject to change at any time. For an official list of recent tournaments and accomplishments, please visit PGATour.com.