Robert J. Bettinardi
Education: Milwaukee School of Engineering, Milwaukee WI
Soon after graduation Robert J. Bettinardi started his own business in CNC machining. Already a master engineer milling parts for the medical and Department of Defense, his talents were sharp and fitting to make the move into the world of golf (1991). After creating some of his own prototypes Robert was soon designing and manufacturing putters for some of the top O.E.M. golf companies. It didn’t take long for Robert to notice that he had a true eye for detail and design. Over the next 7 years Robert would master his craft and become recognized as the sole inventor of the One Piece Milled ™ putters. Charismatic and focused, Robert transformed his metal working talents to the PGA Tour. Under his leadership Bettinardi Golf has produced more than 70 tour victories including 2 major championships! All Bettinardi putters, belt buckles and accessories are made in the USA (Tinley Park, Illinois).