Joseph Nauman – IPRS Speaker

Executive Vice President,
Corporate and Legal and Secretary
Acushnet Company


Joseph is the Executive Vice President, Corporate and Legal and Secretary, for the Acushnet Company.  Mr. Nauman has practiced law since 1987, initially with the New York law firm of Chadbourne & Parke and subsequently with Fortune Brands, Inc. and its former subsidiary, Acushnet Company.  He has broad experience in all aspects of counseling corporations with particular emphasis on intellectual property, distribution, dispute resolution, regulatory compliance and contract matters.

Acushnet Company is the world’s leading maker of golfing equipment and accessories with sales of over US $ 1.3 billion in 2011.  Acushnet’s products include Titleist and Pinnacle golf balls, FootJoy golf shoes, gloves, apparel and outerwear and Titleist golf clubs.
Mr. Nauman is admitted to practice in New York.  He received a Juris Doctor from New York University in 1987 and a Bachelor of Science in business from Columbia College in Columbia, MO in 1983.  Mr. Nauman is married with two children and is very active in his community, serving on a number of not-for-profit boards.