Tour Staff


Russell Budd


CEO & Tournament Director

Russell has played professionally all across the globe having competed 5 seasons on PGA Tour Latinoamerica.  He has been ranked as high as 985 in OWGR.  During the 2017 and 2018 seasons he collected 3 top 10 finishes on PGA Tour Latinoamerica as well as an appearance in the PGA Tour's RBC Canadian Open.  

His experience playing internationally on PGA Tour sanctioned tour's, have shaped the identity of what the standards of TPT should be.

Jakob Ain


Assistant Tournament Director

Jakob enters his first season with the Toronto Players Tour.  He is currently pursuing a business degree at McGill University and working for TPT.

Jakob had extensive success at the junior level in Ontario Golf.  His passion for golf, and business will make him a key asset to the success of the Toronto Players Tour.