The Big Five


The 2017 recipients of the Excellence in Club Management Awards were honored during a reception, dinner and ceremony on March 3 at The Olympic Club in San Francisco.

Fab Five


The 2017 winners of the Excellence in Club Management Awards, co-sponsored by the McMahon Group and Club & Resort Business. McMahon Group, Inc., the St. Louis-based consulting firm, and Club & Resort Business have announced the 2017 recipients of the Excellence in Club Management (ECM) Awards, established in 1997 by the McMahon Group and co-sponsored […]

University Golf Programs Announce Facility Updates, Partnerships

By | January 31, 2018

The University Club of Milwaukee (Wis.) has announced a 25-year partnership to be the home course for the Marquette University’s men’s golf team. A $6.5 million clubhouse at Birdwood Golf Course for University of Virginia golf in Charlottesville, Va., is due for completion by mid-September, and the Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis will use the Broadmoor Country […]

The Wardman Group Acquires Maine’s Ocean Gate Resort

By | December 4, 2017

The 65-room oceanfront resort located near Boothbay Harbor, Maine was previously owned by the GEM Hospitality Group. Scout Hotel & Resort Management has been engaged to be the property’s new operator. Wardman plans to modernize the resort’s dining room and create new meeting space.

Keswick Hall & GC to Close Hotel for Renovation

By | November 8, 2017

The Charlottesville, Va., property is planning a comprehensive reconstruction of its hotel’s interior and foundation along with a “floor-to-ceiling makeover” of the 48 rooms and suites, public spaces, meeting facilities and dining areas. The hotel will close early next year and reopen in spring 2019. Early next year, the Keswick Hall & Golf Club in […]

New Private Clubs Embrace Young Creative Class

By | November 7, 2017

Facilities such as Soho Beach House in Miami and Common House in Charlottesville, Va., offer co-working spaces, screening rooms, rooftop pools, networking opportunities, and other private amenities in cities in which space is a premium. A new breed of fashionable private members clubs are growing in popularity around the world, promising to be more inclusive […]