Scottsdale, Ariz. (June 23, 2021) – The West Bay Club’s Head Golf Professional Danny Butts has been elected Secretary of the South Florida PGA Southwest Chapter and will sit on its Board of Directors. Danny Butts has been the Head Golf Professional at The West Bay Club, an 868-acre luxury community in Estero, Fla., since 2019.

The Southwest Chapter of the South Florida PGA is an association of golf professionals whose mission is to promote interest, participation and enjoyment in the game of golf, establish and maintain professional standards or practice; and enhance the well-being of golf professionals. There are approximately 640 members and associates are employed at 170 facilities throughout the Southwest Chapter, rating the Chapter the second largest of the three in the South Florida Section, one of 41 PGA Sections in the United States.

Butts has been a Class A PGA Professional since 2015 and has been a member of the South Florida PGA Southwest Chapter since 2009. Prior to arriving at The West Bay Club, Butts was a part of the Royal Poinciana Golf Club team for eighteen years. He is equally trusted and respected by members, guests and staff. Danny works innovative technologies such as Trackman and V1 Video in his teaching.

The member-owned private golf club and community is located adjacent to Estero Bay and bordering 500 acres of nature preserve and wetlands. Troon Privé, the private club operations division of Troon, manages the award-winning club and community association.

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About West Bay Club
Located in Estero, FL, West Bay Club is where fairways, waterways and beach days are every day. West Bay Days. Comprised of nine distinct neighborhoods and a comprehensive selection of community and club amenities, West Bay is a leafy sanctuary of Southwest Florida’s most notable golf and wildlife, accented by Estero Bay and the open waters of the Gulf of Mexico. Recent $20 million investments have enhanced all community and club facilities, providing immense value to residents and members for decades to come.

About Troon
Headquartered in Scottsdale, Ariz., Troon is the world’s largest golf management company providing services at 585-plus locations around the globe, including managing 630-plus 18-hole equivalent golf courses. 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 620-plus food and beverage operations located at golf resorts, private clubs, daily fee golf courses and recreational facilities. With properties located in 45-plus states and 30-plus countries, Troon’s family of brands includes Troon Golf, Troon Privé, Troon International, Honours Golf, OB Sports, Indigo Golf Partners, CADDIEMASTER, True Club Solutions, Cliff Drysdale Tennis and RealFood Hospitality, Strategy and Design. Troon-affiliated properties include Princeville Makai Golf Club on Kauai; Champion Hills in Hendersonville, North Carolina; Ocean Club in Paradise Island, Bahamas; and Vattanac Golf Resort in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. For additional news and information, visit, or connect with Troon on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Troon Chronicles, Press Room, or subscribe to Troon Magazine.

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