New Social Clubs Seek to Strike Gender Balance

By | August 21, 2017

A report in Popsugar highlights the ways new social clubs are benefiting women, including Soho House, which has 18 locations around the world, The Arts Club in Los Angeles, and The Battery in San Francisco, which has a membership that is 43% female. A new generation of social clubs is upending the country club model. […]


Trump Files New Challenge to Jupiter, Fla. Club’s Assessment

By | July 17, 2017

Each year since 2014, Jupiter Golf Club, LLC, which is owned by The Trump Organization, has sued to try to lower the assessment for a property that has been valued at $18 million by Palm Beach County. The organization has succeeded in getting tax liabilities reduced for many of its 12 U.S. club properties.


Hospital Club Makes First Push for Members

By | June 22, 2017

Also known as h.Club, the Los Angeles location of the London club created by Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen is offering discounted yearly dues of $1,200 and “founding member status” to “creative industry influencers” who work in arts, entertainment or technology. The location is scheduled to open in April 2018. As more private clubs take on the L.A. […]


2017 Chef to Chef Conference Wraps Up in Atlanta

By | March 8, 2017

The ninth annual event, held at the Loews Atlanta Hotel, ended on March 7 with chef demos and sessions on topics ranging from management and training to Latin cuisine, catering and banquet design, pastries and wine programs. The day began with a drawing for a Crown Verity grill, and the event also included a General Managers’ panel.


American Golf’s Lease for Atlanta Course Management Expires

By | October 31, 2016

After three decades, the Los Angeles-based company will no longer manage five of the city of Atlanta’s six courses, which will now be operated by the city’s Parks and Recreation Department while the possibility of finding a new management firm is kept open.


Dispute Among Employees Leads to Fatal Stabbing at Wilshire CC

By | October 24, 2016

An argument between co-workers at the Los Angeles club escalated into a confrontation in the kitchen area during which Emmanuel Bravo, 28, was stabbed with a kitchen knife. Bravo was pronounced dead after being taken to a hospital, and Erick Antonio Hernandez was arrested on suspicion of murder the next morning. “It’s a tough time; we’re obviously working through a lot,” the club said in a statement. In another incident, an “innocent bystander” was shot when an argument broke out at a party at Quail Creek CC in San Marcos, Texas.