Necker Cup Founders

Remington Reynolds

  • Successful Startup Entrepreneur involved in numerous business ventures.
  • Co-Founder of the Necker Cup and Necker Open Tournaments
  • Former co-owner of the historic Racquet Club of the South, host site of ATP Olympus US Open Series – Atlanta Tennis Championships
  • Tournament Director of the Australian Open Wild Card Playoffs
  • Chairman & CEO of Premier Tennis Group & Gorda Heights, Inc.
  • National Tennis Foundation Board Member & Executive Director

Trevor Short

  • Co founder Necker Cup & Necker Open
  • Co founder, President Premier Tennis Group, LLC
  • Former top 20 nationally ranked junior and top 20 NCAA doubles ranking
  • Owner of T&S Events which has produced 15 world class tennis events since 2006 with players such as Andy Roddick, John Isner, James Blake, the Bryan Brothers and more
  • Former General Manager of the Racquet Club of the South, one of the five largest tennis clubs in the U.S.

Mike “Mehow” Richards

  • Founder Mehow (
  • Co – Founder Necker Cup, Necker Open, Gorda Heights
  • Co – Founder Premier Live
  • Former Tennis Pro & DJ on Sir Richard Branson’s Necker Island
  • Former Tennis Pro at Virgin Active, West London

Premier Live – Necker Cup Organizers

As the holder of rights to produce, market, sell, and execute some of the world’s most exclusive Pro-Am events, Premier Live is constantly expanding it’s portfolio of unique experiences.  Our knowledge and passion play a crucial role in what we do; be it our own events, enhancing your existing events or building a dream experience.

Custom experiential events for you, your clients, attendees or friends; Premier Live builds turnkey solutions to ensure the creation of memories which will last a lifetime.

It is through our unique events that we are proud to have raised over $4,000,000 for worthy charities including the National Tennis Foundation, Novak Djokovic Foundation, Rafa Nadal Foundation, Bryan Brothers Foundation, Inspiring Children Foundation, Virgin Unite, and numerous other APT / WTA / PGA Player Foundations.

 Jan Thwaites
Chief Operations Officer

Email: [email protected]
Cell: (305) 562-8501

Peyton Robberts
VP of Marketing & PR

Email: [email protected]
Cell: (770) 883 9202

Barbara Kaylor
Special Events

Email: [email protected]
Cell: (860) 550-5907