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.

Riviera CC Included in Los Angeles’ Bid for 2024 Olympic Games

By | September 23, 2016

The Pacific Palisades, Calif., golf course is part of a revised bid to bring the Games to Los Angeles, replacing the previously proposed Wilson Golf Course. The International Olympic Committee will decide on a 2024 venue in September 2017, and will also vote on the long-term fate of golf in the Games.