Based in Los Angeles, Reese is joining the executive search and management consulting firm as Executive Vice President. Reese has served the private club industry for more than 27 years and managed three of the nation’s top 100 clubs.
Kirk Reese, CCM, has joined DENEHY Club Thinking Partners as Executive Vice President.
Based in Los Angeles, Reese is responsible for candidate and client relationships in both the executive search and management consulting spaces. Reese has served the private club industry for more than 27 years and managed three of the nation’s top 100 clubs. His extensive network of industry relationships and experience make him a natural “Club Thinking Partner.”
Prior to joining Club Thinking Partners, Reese was the COO/General Manager of The Los Angeles Country Club. Prior to that, he held senior management positions with The Country Club in Brookline, Mass., under David Chag, CCM; The Los Angeles Country Club under James H. Brewer, MCM; and Chevy Chase Club in Chevy Chase, Md., as their General Manager for six years.
Reese has served the Club Managers Association of America (CMAA) serving on several national committees and in various CMAA chapters. Since 2008, he has been a member of the National Club Association’s Board of Directors and was their Board Chairman during 2014. Reese has also been active in the California State Club Association.
Reese graduated cum laude from the University of Houston’s Conrad N. Hilton College of Hotel and Restaurant Management. He earned his certified club manager (CCM) designation in 1988 and is a member of the Club Managers Association of America Honor Society.
To learn more about Kirk and our CTP team of consulting professionals, visit www.denehyctp.com.