Outdoor furnishings are getting a makeover, as clubs dress up their al fresco dining and poolside hot spots. Post-game cocktails or a quick bite after a swim now mean more than good eats— they also mean good seats. As club and resort properties designate more capital to facility-wide improvements, they’re turning their attention to their […]
The $6.5 million, 17-month project at the Birmingham, Ala. club has added new elements of fun for golfers at all levels, with one proclaiming “[it’s] like being at Disney World.” The club also built three tennis courts, repainted three hard courts, refurbished its ballroom and built a new outdoor patio area. After 17 months and […]
The Birmingham, Ala., club was closed for more than seven years until re-opening in October 2016. Management continues to tackle renovation projects to revitalize the club. The front and back nines of the golf course were flipped so players now finish closer to the clubhouse. Heatherwood Hills County Club in Birmingham, Ala., now in its […]
Digital newsletters allow clubs to disseminate information with greater speed and ease than ever before, all at a minimal expense. The challenge is getting members to actually read it.
About 100 local homeowners recently pooled funds to purchase, renovate and reopen the Birmingham, Ala., property, all while voluntarily mowing the course throughout its eight-year closure. The formerly private club is now semi-private. Heatherwood Hills Country Club in Birmingham, Ala., has reopened with a new business model and management, the Columbiana, Ala., Shelby County Reporter […]
Hiddenbrooke GC in Vallejo, Calif., which has had previous arrangements with other management companies, will now be managed by Troon. The Club at Eaglebrooke in Lakeland, Fla., will now be operated by Billy Casper Golf, and an agreement has been finalized for Tiger Point GC in Breeze, Fla., to be managed by Honours Golf.