Icon appoints David Gurney
Icon has appointed David Gurney to lead its golf events team, a role that will give him the overall responsibility for the management, successful delivery and development of ICON’s golf event business, with particular focus on major events, such as the Open Championship and the 2014 Ryder Cup at Gleneagles.
Prior to joining Icon, David worked both in London and the Middle East, spearheading major accounts in rugby, Formula 1, tennis and, most recently, sailing. He has worked extensively in golf with his experience ranging from VIP hospitality management to perimeter board design and evaluation. During the London 2012 Olympics, he directed the delivery of the Olympic sailing spectator facility in Weymouth for LOCOG.