Fire Damages Oaks Country Club

By | February 7, 2008

A fire ripped through the 19th century Oaks Country Club in Goose Creek, S.C. on Wednesday razing a 1960s addition and damaging the roof and part of the second floor of the Georgian-style house. The cause of the fire is undetermined, though arson was eliminated as a possibility, Berkeley County Sheriff’s Office legal counsel Blair […]

Ivor Roberts named Executive Chef, Brown’s Run CC

By | February 7, 2008

Brown’s Run Country Club in Madison Township, OH has tapped Ivor Roberts to be its Executive Chef.  His resume includes three stints at Manchester Inn that spanned 42 years; seven years at the Blue Goose, several years at the Brass Rail Restaurant and, most recently, four months at Forest Hills Country Club. He has cooked […]

Annika Jackson Named VP And Managing Director Of Enchantment Resort

By | February 6, 2008

Enchantment Resort appointmented Annika Jackson as the resort’s new vice president and managing director. Jackson began overseeing the day to day operations of the resort in August 2007 and directs the existing management team previously assembled by s President Mark R. Grenoble, including Resort Manager Nicholas Gold. Grenoble and Jackson will continue to head up […]

EWGA and WIGI Create Formal Alliance

By | February 6, 2008

Women in the Golf Industry (WIGI) has affiliated with Executive Women’s Golf Association (EWGA) in a formal alliance to further strengthen the growth and impact of women in golf. Under the agreement, EWGA and WIGI will promote the common business interests of women golfers and those who work in the sport of golf. The EWGA […]

Swanback joins Links Consulting

By | February 6, 2008

Links Consulting Group, Colchester, Conn., has contracted ski industry mogul Carl Swanback to join their team. Swanback recently completed his Post Graduate Degree in Golf/Country Club Operations Management through The Golf Management Institute Of Canada is a member of  The Golf Course Superintendents Association of America and Club Managers Associations of America.

Grenelefe Golf Resort Lands Palmer for Course Redesign

By | February 5, 2008

After decades of hoping for a stroke of luck as they watched their resort fall into disrepair, residents from a once popular golf resort in Polk County, Fla. have set their sites on a promising future coming over the horizon. According to an article in the Orlando Sentinel, Feltrim Developments has contracted to buy the […]