The Certified Club Manager designation, which was established in 1965, is the cornerstone of the Club Managers Association of America’s member recognition program, requiring six year of membership, education commitments, local chapter activity, and a passing grade on the exam.
The Club Managers Association of America has announced that seven club management professionals have qualified as Certified Club Managers. The CCM designation indicates that a club management professional has completed a rigorous course of study and training and shows a dedication to proficiency and expertise in club management.
The CCM designation, which was established in 1965, has been the hallmark of professionalism in club management and is the cornerstone of CMAA’s member recognition program. In order to receive the CCM designation, one must be a Professional member of CMAA for at least six years, invest time in specified education requirements, attend at least one World Conference on Club Management and maintain activity within their local chapter. After these conditions have been met, the individual must pass the CCM Exam. Attainment of the CCM title shows a long-term commitment to professional development and club management.
The following members successfully met all CCM requirements in November 2015:
• Dan Bradway, CCM, Du Pont Country Club, Wilmington, Del.
• Bryan J. Danehy, CCM, Country Club of York (Pa.)
• Brent G. Gough, CCM, The Vancouver Golf Club, Coquitlam, Canada
• Nicki McLaughlin, CCM, String & Splinter Club, High Point, N.C.
• Rick Poling, CCM, Westfield (Ohio) Group Country Club
• Chad Schultenover, CCM, Berkshire Country Club, Reading, Pa.
• John Wall, CCM, Larchmont (N.Y.) Yacht Club
For more information on the CCM designation and requirements, please visit cmaa.org/Certification.aspx.