Scottsdale, Ariz. (November 7, 2018) – Ruth Engle, executive vice president and chief financial officer of Troon® has been named “Arizona CFO of the Year” in the Sponsors Award category by the Arizona Chapter of Financial Executives International (FEI). Engle received the honor at the chapter’s 2018 Awards Gala held at Château Luxe in Phoenix on Thursday, November 1st. The FEI’s CFO of the Year Awards are presented to professionals for outstanding performance in their roles as corporate financial stewards.
“Congratulations to Ruth on this amazing honor, it is well deserved,” said Dana Garmany, chairman and CEO, Troon. “Ruth is an incredible asset to our growing company and a leader in the financial world. She is a wonderful person, friend and colleague.”
FEI's Arizona Chapter has approximately 243 members representing a broad spectrum of companies which operate in numerous industries. Chapter membership provides the opportunity to interact and network with local senior financial leaders in virtually all industries and company sizes.
Ruth joined Troon after serving as vice president and controller of the aerospace division of Honeywell International. During her time at Honeywell, she also held vice president and CFO positions over three leading divisions. Ruth began her career with PricewaterhouseCoopers and has since held financial leadership positions at major global engineering companies. Early in her career, Ruth returned to her alma mater as a professor, teaching economics and business at Lafayette College. She then earned her master's degree in business administration from Fairleigh Dickinson University and co-authored a book titled: "Small Business Survival Guide to Debits, Credits and Cash: What Every Growing Business Needs to Know About Accounting and Finance."
About Financial Executives International
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Headquartered in Scottsdale, Ariz., Troon is the world’s largest golf management company providing services at more than 360 locations around the globe, including 280 golf courses at 246 facilities. In addition to golf, Troon specializes in homeowner association management, private residence clubs, estate management and associated hospitality venues. Troon’s award-winning food and beverage division operates and manages more than 150 restaurants located at golf resorts, private clubs, daily fee golf courses and recreational facilities. With properties located in 35 states and 30 countries, divisions of Troon include Troon Golf, Honours Golf, Troon Privé (the private club operating division of Troon), Troon International, CaddieMaster and Cliff Drysdale Management. There are currently 60 Troon-affiliated properties featuring 80 golf courses on national and international “Top 100” rankings. Troon-affiliated properties include Bayside Resort Golf Club in Selbyville, Delaware; Kapalua on Maui, Hawaii; Mauna Lani Resort on the Kohala Coast on Hawaii; Pronghorn in Bend, Oregon; Lofoten Links in Norway; and Mollymook Golf Club in Australia. For additional news and information, visit www.Troon.com, or connect with Troon on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Google+, Blog, Press Room, or subscribe to Troon Golf & Travel.