Scottsdale, Ariz.-based Kopplin & Kuebler has announced a new partner—Thomas B. Wallace III, CCM, formerly General Manager of Oakmont (Pa.) Country Club and The Club at Mediterra—and a new company name, Kopplin Kuebler & Wallace.
Scottsdale, Ariz.-based Kopplin & Kuebler, which specializes in private-club search and consulting, has announced that Thomas B. Wallace III, CCM, has been named a partner in the firm, which will now be known as Kopplin Kuebler & Wallace.
Wallace, who previously held General Manager/CEO roles at Oakmont (Pa.) Country Club and The Club at Mediterra in Naples, Fla., joined Kopplin & Kuebler as a Search & Consulting Executive at the end of 2014. Shortly after joining the firm he relocated to the Cleveland, Ohio area, where he will remain in his new role as a company partner.
“As I reflect on 20 years of search and consulting work in the private club industry, I’m very excited as we begin our 21st year as Kopplin Kuebler & Wallace,” said Dick Kopplin, principal and founder of the firm, in making the announcement. “The next 20 years will be just as exciting, and it really begins with building our world-class team.”
“Being a part of the inspiring team at Kopplin & Kuebler over the last two years has been incredible,” Wallace said. “The passion that Dick and Kurt [Kuebler] have for the advancement of our industry is second to none. As a partner I will bring my passion and leadership to the team, to help build and expand upon the legacy and reputation that Kopplin & Kuebler has built.”