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April 4-6, 2025

Word of South

Jay Revell

Jay Revell is the author of the popular book The Nine Virtues of Golf: Essays, Musings, and Other Contemplations on the Game. His stories, essays, travelogues, and histories have been featured in a wide variety of popular publications including The Golfer’s Journal, McKellar Magazine,, and Golf Advisor. Jay has also worked with a number of golf relevant brands such as MacKenzie Golf Bags and Visit Florida. He hosts a weekly golf podcast called Mid-Am Crisis and publishes regular musings on the game via his personal website

Beyond golf, Jay owns a boutique public relations firm in Tallahassee, Florida, where he specializes in storytelling for a wide range of client needs. His company, Revell Media, produces content for the golf world and beyond. He’s also authored a book about Tallahassee’s Bicentennial, and will moderate a panel on the Bicentennial at this year’s Word of South.