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Lee Elder Booking Agency Profile

Lee Elder is a retired American professional golfer who is best known for being the first African-American to play in the Masters Tournament which he was invited into after winning the Monsanto Open. Elder was born in Dallas, Texas, and when he was only 9 years old his father died in World War II and only three months later, his mother passed away as well. After being moved around for several years, Elder moved to Los Angeles, California, to live with his aunt. While there, he found his interest in golf and began working as a caddie before pursuing a golf career at 16 after dropping out of high school. Elder later began learning from Ted Rhodes who helped him to play in tournaments. Shortly after, Elder was drafted into the Army and while in the Army, he was under the command of John Gleaster who was also a golfer and helped him play while in the Army. After being discharged, Elder joined the United Golf Association Tour for black players where he won 18 tournaments. He later attended a qualifying school for the PGA Tour and after joining the PGA Tour he had four professional wins. He also had eight senior PGA wins, two Japan Senior wins, won the Nigerian Open and Jamaica Open..

How to hire Lee Elder for an event

Learn how to hire Lee Elder or research availability and pricing for booking Lee Elder to speak or appear at a corporate event, fundraiser, private party, social media campaign, fair or festival, tradeshow or conference, endorsement project, or hire Lee Elder as a guest speaker, please submit the form to our agency.

Frequently Asked Questions about booking Lee Elder to appear or speak.

Many performers, actors, speakers and other talent like Lee Elder, with postponed or cancelled events due to COVID-19 are now, in certain cases, considering virtual appearances via live streaming. They perhaps may accept lower fees too. If you are seriously interested in booking Lee Elder or other talent shown on our site, we will research their desire and the specific fee for your live-streaming event or project request.
Lee Elder's current work schedule and location in relation to your event's type, date, budget, and locality will play a primary factor in the acceptance of booking Lee Elder for your party. As long as your funding is commensurate with the price range to book Lee Elder, CTI will propose your event to the official agency representing Lee Elder. After we consult with them, we can circle back with you to provide a personal and accurate quote that includes: final costs, availability, and actual interest in being hired for your specific event or party.
CTI can give you the accurate Lee Elder booking price once we submit your event details to their camp. "How much does it cost to book Lee Elder for an event?" is a frequent question we get, but the final Lee Elder booking price is contingent on many variables and the booking fee we may show is based on a range derived from our past experience with what will Lee Elder charge for an event. One example fee to book Lee Elder is in the starting range of $15,000-$24,999. Also, their speaking fee might be different than the fee shown for the cost to perform or to just appear. Popularity, career stage, along with current demand will cause fluctuations in their speaking price too. The final booking price may be more than what is shown, but you should at least have a budget within that range for them to consider an appearance, performance or speaking engagement.
CTI negotiates on behalf of professional event planners and talent buyers for paid appearances! We cannot give out direct contact information of the Lee Elder agent or help distribute fan mail, personal messages, gifts, requests for free appearances, or donations of time. The Lee Elder manager and agent will only work with us if we present them with funded offers for their client to work your event.
There is low probability to book Lee Elder for a party with anything substantially less than the published booking cost price range. We will negotiate with the Lee Elder agent on your behalf, but if your funding is not in place then it will more difficult to book Lee Elder, because they get many offers to work events that are at or above asking price. It is also important to consider the travel costs when researching the Lee Elder booking fee, as additional expenses like this, as well as an entourage of staff and equipment, are not necessarily built-in to the booking fee range shown. If your budget does not factor that in, then there is no benefit for them to want to be hired. We do not personally speak for Lee Elder, but in our experience in booking talent for over 25 years, this is generally the outcome of inadequate funding.
Type
Sports & Athlete
Sport Topic
Golfers
Range
Golf-Pga Seniors, Golf, Male,
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