Scottsdale, Arizona, United States: Troon has been selected by BoardRoom Magazine as the ‘Club Management Firm of the Year’ for 2016 in the publication’s 18th annual ‘Excellence in Achievement’ awards.
It’s the third straight year that Troon – an Executive Member of the Asian Golf Industry Federation – has been honoured with this distinction.
BoardRoom Magazine, the official publication for the Association of Private Club Directors and the Distinguished Clubs, annually selects outstanding suppliers and consultants, which represent various aspects of course and club operations.
Winners are selected for overall excellence in their respective fields, achievements, innovation, vision for future growth and continued impact on private club operations.
“We are honoured to be recognised as the ‘Club Management Firm of the Year’ by BoardRoom Magazine,” said Ryan Walls, President, Troon Prive.
“It’s a testament to the hard working team of professionals at Troon Prive. Our experts help Troon Prive clubs achieve their operational goals by implementing high-quality standards while providing access to national purchasing programmes that aggregate buying power – thus enabling each club to offer the finest playing conditions, personalised service and a luxurious private club experience to their members.”
Troon Prive is the private club division of Troon. Troon Prive’s portfolio includes such private clubs of distinction as BallenIsles in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida; Fieldstone in Greenville, Delaware; Silver Creek Valley in San Jose, California; St James Plantation in Southport, North Carolina; Pronghorn in Bend, Oregon; Ocean Club in Paradise Island, Bahamas; Aloha Golf Club in Marbella, Spain; and Centurion Club in London, England.
“The BoardRoom Awards are the only awards in the private club industry that recognise private clubs’ business partners,” said John Fornaro, Publisher of BoardRoom Magazine. “We’re delighted to recognise their contributions.”
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