Monday, 30th March, 2015

Archive for the ‘Management Topics’ Category

Friday, February 6th, 2015

Jeffrey Kreafle

Jeffrey Kreafle of Bellerive CC to speak at CMAE Midlands & North Region

The seminar on 23rd February at the Marriott Forest of Arden in Warwickshire is held in conjunction with the 59 Club 

KPMG Women's PGA logo

KPMG Women’s Leadership Summit

Advisory Council for KPMG Women’s Leadership Summit comprised of leaders across business, sports and media

Thursday, February 5th, 2015

Bryan McCabe, foreground left, signs the agreement with Franck Bruyere, director of food and beverage at Fairmont St Andrews, watched by (l-r) the resort’s human resources manager, Carol-Ann Hibbert, and students Josh Ford, Lynne Gilfillan and Keith Wallace

Five-Star Fairmont St Andrews Is Hospitable To Students

The stunning Fairmont St Andrews, the luxury resort at the Home of Golf, is helping boost the job prospects of students at a local college the full story »

Tuesday, February 3rd, 2015

Temple has recruited Ben Kebby as the new Course Manager

Temple Golf Club Is Being Revitalised

After six months the Club has attracted 70 new members and the affordable, flexible and family-friendly scheme for today’s golfer is proving a great success the full story »

Thursday, January 29th, 2015

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Golf Datatech, LLC & Yano Research Institute Ltd. Unveil World Golf Report 2015

In a First-Of-Its-Kind Worldwide Study Golf Datatech, LLC & Yano Research Institute Ltd will provide detailed analysis of the geography, size and economic significance of the $8.7 billion worldwide golf equipment market

Wednesday, January 28th, 2015

(from left) Hamish Grey (SGU), Karin Sharp (SLGA) and Douglas Dow of St John Scotland (photo Kenny Smith)

SGU & SLGA Agree 3-Year Deal for Defibrillators at national events

St John Scotland (SJS) has agreed to gift a life-saving defibrillator device to all Scottish Golf Union and Scottish Ladies’ Golfing Association national event venues

Tuesday, January 27th, 2015

Scottsh Golf Amalgamation

Independent Poll of SGU Clubs for Amalgamation Proposal

All clubs affiliated to the Scottish Golf Union are being urged to vote in an independent Poll over the coming weeks, as part of the Proposal to amalgamate the SGU and the Scottish Ladies’ Golfing Association

Monday, January 26th, 2015

CMAE website

CMAE’s Education Policy Board announces its 2015 Education Schedule

The Calendar features 16 Management Development Programmes taking place throughout the year and hosted across 6 European countries


New Awards to Recognise Best Practice in Amenity Spraying

The Amenity Forum’s Sprayer Operator of the Year Awards aim to improve overall standards by identifying the best practice to enhance results and share experiences

Thursday, January 22nd, 2015

Former European Tour golfer, Lesley Mackay will lecture on the new degree.

New Pro Golf Degree Course Launched in Scottish Highlands

The degree has won support from Jack Nicklaus who has praised Dornoch’s role in developing education and promoting golf

Tuesday, January 20th, 2015

WeareGolf website grab

National Golf Day 2015 Set For April 15 In Washington, D.C.

Mike Hughes named 2015 We Are Golf board chairman

Wednesday, January 14th, 2015

Gymnast Kate Gibson and Ramside Golf Club Junior Champion Matthew Stephenson mark the launch of Flexi-Golf memberships at Ramside Hall

Durham Golf Club’s big drive to get people swinging

Ramside Hall Hotel and Golf Club launches new flexible golf membership to make it easier and cheaper for people to play

WIGI logo

Women in the Golf Industry announces national Speakers Bureau

Women in the Golf Industry (WIGI), a leading business networking group for women in golf, will unveil the formation of the WIGI Speakers Bureau during the 2015 PGA Merchandise Show in Orlando

Monday, January 12th, 2015

CMAE logo

Exam success over 4 countries and 2 continents for Club Management Professionals

Four Club Industry professionals have recently achieved the globally recognized benchmark of excellence in Club Management

Wednesday, January 7th, 2015

Picture of Temple Golf Club manager Matthew Wellings with the defibrillator which saved his life

Golf Club Manager Backs Charity’s Campaign after Defibrillator Saves His Life

Royal Life Saving Society UK (RLSS UK) calls for clubs to fit ‘defibs’ and train staff

Dan Walker (left) presenting a 59Club gold flag award to last year's Ultimate Members' Club, Wentworth

Walker to Compère Golf Service Industry ‘Oscars’

The fifth annual 59Club service excellence awards take place next month at Marriott Forest of Arden, Warwickshire

Tuesday, January 6th, 2015

USRGA website

U.S. Recreational Golf Association Aims to Make Golf ‘More Fun’

The U.S. Recreational Golf Association, founded in May 2014, announce the launch of a new version of its website

Friday, January 2nd, 2015

Delegates at The Rusacks Hotel, St Andrews the venue for MDP Golf

The 2nd MDP Golf teed off to perfection 

Eighteen Golf Managers from Scotland, Norway, Spain, Holland, France and the USA recently attended a residential training programme hosted by the Scottish Golf Union and Scottish Ladies Golfing Association at St Andrews

Wednesday, December 24th, 2014

Cleobury Mortimer’s thriving junior section led by head PGA Professional Robert Watkins and junior organiser Richard Chandler has been instrumental in its success

Survey offers pointers for PGA pros

An England Golf survey offers some useful pointers for PGA Professionals aiming to make an impact at their clubs

Tuesday, December 23rd, 2014

Scottsh Golf Amalgamation

Proposal to Amalgamate SGU & SLGA Published

Outlining their clear vision for the game in the Proposal, the Chairs of the SGU and SLGA, Tom Craig and Beth Paterson, stress that amalgamation is fundamentally important for the future of golf in Scotland

The Manor House 8th hole

Exclusive Golf: Three Month’s Free Membership Offer this Winter

The offer is available at Exclusive Golf’s two award-winning clubs: Mannings Heath in Sussex and The Manor House in Wiltshire

Thursday, December 18th, 2014

Royal Dornoch Golf Club aerial

Golf Club in new drive to help Young People Find Careers

The Royal Dornoch Golf Club is seeking to achieve Investors in Young People (IIYP) accreditation as a way of developing young members of staff

Tuesday, December 16th, 2014

Rules official

England Golf plans new County Rules Schools

England Golf will run two County Rules Schools in early 2015, in Cumbria and on the Channel Island of Guernsey

Tuesday, December 9th, 2014

John Jermine

PGA Pros “Vital To Clubs” Says Welsh Chief

A leading figure in Welsh golf believes PGA Professionals hold the key to the long term success of golf clubs in Wales the full story »

Sustainability link web page

Sustainability Drive web page gives instant links to successful case studies

EGCOA, CMAE, FEGGA, GEO and Syngenta are partners in the Sustainability Drive – Unlocking Golf’s True Potential