Great Lakes Golf Course Products to Change Name

By | November 20, 2006

Great Lakes Golf Course Products will officially change its name to The Prestwick Golf Group, effective January 1, 2007. The company has also unveiled a new logo as part of its re-branding initiative. The company manufactures and sells handcrafted, custom furnishings

2006 Excellence in Club Management Award Winners Announced

By | November 20, 2006

    McMahon Group, Inc., the St. Louis-based consulting firm, has announced the 2006 recipients of its Excellence in Club Management Award program. The program, established in 1997, is being co-sponsored again this year by Club & Resort Business.   This year’s winners will be presented with their awards in ceremonies at their clubs over […]


Winner of Web survey contest

By | November 20, 2006

Congratulations to Amy Lentz, Office Manager at Wanango Country Club in Reno, Pa. (50 miles north of Pittsburgh). Amy was randomly selected to receive an iPod Shuffle from among the respondents to our recent Web survey. Thanks to everyone who participated; you can see the results, based on your suggestions, at our new and improved […]


People in the News

By | November 20, 2006

Clubs and Resorts James H. Schiff was recently named Director of Finance at Bishop’s Lodge Ranch Resort & Spa, Santa Fe, N.M. A 25-year veteran of the hospitality industry and Albuquerque native, Schiff has held the designation of Certified Hospitality Accounting Executive since 1991. He attended the University of New Mexico and is a Graduate […]


Rounds Remain Up Year-to-Date

By | November 20, 2006

 Same-store rounds played are up 0.9% for the year, even though another decline was recorded in September (down 2.3%). The Gulf Coast had the highest increase, no doubt due to Hurricanes Katrina and Rita, which hit last year on Aug. 29 and Sept. 24, respectively.


Business.gov Relaunches Site

By | November 1, 2006

One of the greatest challenges businesses face in dealing with the U.S. government is the large number of different agencies they must work with—each with its own set of regulations. Business.gov (www.business.gov), the official business link to the U.S. government, re-launched in October to aggregate cross-agency compliance information, federal forms and government compliance contacts. State […]