New Owner Gives Crosswinds GC New Look and Direction

By | October 9, 2018

The Greenville, S.C. property, which features a par-3 course with holes designed by top architects including Pete Dye, Tom Fazio and Rees Jones, is being revived by golf-hospitality impresario Davis Sezna to be a “transitional amenity” for those who get energized by a Topgolf experience to take the next steps to playing the game. Tee-box […]

Group Formed for Tech-Focused Golf Ventures

By | September 19, 2018

Brett Campbell, co-founder of workplace automation software vendor Nintex, has formed Overload Golf Ventures to raise $25 million from high-net worth investors, including golf course owners and other golf executives, for its first fund. Other partners in the firm include Austin Fazio, son of course architect Tom Fazio. Much of the fund’s initial focus will […]

Review Credits Topgolf With “Surprisingly Good Food”

By | September 11, 2018

A food and travel writer devoted much of his regular USA Today column on the growth of the golf-oriented entertainment venues to the full-service menu and beverage program that he cited as a “key to [Topgolf’s] success.” Food that includes “shareable specialty items that take a creative twist,” such as a Jumbo Pretzel Board charcuterie […]

City to Move Forward With Two Proposals for The Lakes at El Segundo

By | September 5, 2018

The El Segundo (Calif.) City Council will negotiate with Topgolf and Drive Shack to determine which proposal will be best to revive its ailing municipal golf course. Each proposal promises millions in investment, the addition of hundreds of year-round jobs, and base rent totaling as much as $70 million over a 50-year period. The El […]

West Palm Beach (Fla.) Municipal GC to Close Until Revival Deal Completed

By | September 5, 2018

The 196-acre property will close on September 30th because of exorbitant maintenance costs and debt-service payments, while city officials work to complete a deal with a developer to rejuvenate the course through a project that would include the addition of condos, a hotel and a Topgolf entertainment complex. The city commissioners of West Palm Beach, […]

Levi Stadium’s New Topgolf Swing Suite Set to Debut In September

By | August 15, 2018

The Santa Clara, Calif. home of the San Francisco 49ers will be the first football stadium to install Topgolf’s newest product. The luxury suite will be a part of the Michael Mina Tailgate loft event space at the stadium and booking is currently available for year-round business and social gatherings. Levi’s® Stadium and Topgolf have […]