Korn Ferry Announces Sponsorship of LPGA Tour Player Allisen Corpuz
Los Angeles, April 4, 2023 – Korn Ferry (NYSE: KFY) today announced the sponsorship of LPGA Tour golfer Allisen Corpuz.
Korn Ferry is currently the Umbrella Sponsor of the Korn Ferry Tour, and the Official Leadership Development Firm of the PGA TOUR, PGA TOUR Champions, and Korn Ferry Tour. Corpuz joins PGA TOUR professionals Justin Suh, Sahith Theegala, and Carl Yuan among the players sponsored by Korn Ferry.
During the 2022 season, her first year on the LPGA Tour, Corpuz had 2 top 5 finishes and 10 top 20 finishes overall. As a result, Corpuz was the top American rookie on tour, finishing fourth overall in the Rookie of the Year race, concluding the year ranked No. 32 on the LPGA Points List.
“Allisen’s passion, performance and story of success is a great fit for Korn Ferry and what our firm, colleagues and clients are all about,” said Jill Wiltfong, CMO, Korn Ferry. “She is a winner – and has been since the day she picked up a golf club at an early age – thriving through junior tournaments, college and now as a pro. Allisen’s strong values, diverse perspectives and the example she has set on and off the course are truly exemplary.”
Corpuz, was born and raised in Honolulu, Hawaii. In 2008, she qualified for the U.S. Women’s Amateur Public Links as the youngest golfer at only ten years, three months, and nine days of age. She went on to play collegiate golf at the University of Southern California (USC), where she was a two-time All-American. There, she received a Masters degree in Global Supply Chain Management with a graduate certification in Sustainability & Business Analytics and a Bachelors degree in Business Administration.
Notably, Corpuz was a member of the winning US team at the 2021 Curtis Cup where she went undefeated with a 3-0-0 record.
“I’m thrilled to be joining Korn Ferry, a firm that takes pride in developing people, and helping them get to the next level of their career,” said Allisen. “I am excited to partner with a company that embraces the journey of growth and helps people and organizations exceed their potential.”
Corpuz will be representing Korn Ferry’s brand at tournaments moving forward.
About Korn Ferry
Korn Ferry is a global organizational consulting firm. We work with our clients to design optimal organization structures, roles, and responsibilities. We help them hire the right people and advise them on how to reward and motivate their workforce while developing professionals as they navigate and advance their careers.
The Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) is an American organization for female professional golfers. The organization is headquartered in Daytona Beach, Florida, and is best known for running the LPGA Tour, a series of weekly golf tournaments for elite female golfers from around the world.