Giorgio di Palermo Becomes Communications Director at GPTCA
The GPTCA appointed Giorgio di Palermo to the role of communications director, responsible for managing both internal and external communications.
Di Palermo, one of the founders of B1PR sports communication and PR agency, currently serves as the European Player Representative at ATP World Tour. He earned a Law degree from the La Sapienza University in Rome in 1989 and joined the ATP in 1996, working as a Tour Manager through 2008, traveling to around 25 tournaments per year. In 2007 he was promoted to Director of Player Relations, where his responsibilities expanded to include the players’ retirement plan and officiating liaison. He also worked for the Italian Tennis Federation at Challenger and Davis Cup events.
Birthplace: Rome, Italy
Residence: Rome, Italy
Likes music (playing and listening), books (writing and reading), sport
Speaks Italian, English
- Founder (together with Carlos Moya and Benito Perez-Barbadillo), B1 PR, a sports communication and PR agency (2009-present)
- European Player Representative, ATP Board of Directors (from 2009)
- Director of Player Relations, ATP World Tour (from 2006)
- Tour Manager and Players’ Representative, ATP World Tour (from 1996)
- Founder, National Sport Agency (1994)
- Tournament Director assistant, Italian Tennis Federation (1992-96)
- Civil and Administrative Attorney (1989-92)
- Law degree, La Sapienza University, Rome (1989)
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