Company Receives “Club Management Company of the Year” Award for 2013

Scottsdale, Ariz. – Troon,® the leader in golf course management, development and marketing was recently selected by BoardRoom Magazine as the “Club Management Company of the Year” for 2013. According to the publication’s annual “Excellence in Achievement Awards,” Troon was selected based on the inherent values that the management company creates and continues to deliver on a daily basis at all of its private golf course operations. Troon has long been considered an industry leader in delivering exemplary service for all of its members, always striving to enhance the member experience.

“We are greatly appreciative of this highly-respected award from BoardRoom Magazine, which affirms the incredible effort made by everyone who works for our company,” stated Jim McLaughlin, Senior Vice President, Troon Privé Operations. “Private golf clubs must continually adapt to its members and the markets they live in with keen attention to detail , which we believe our growing portfolio of private clubs have all done very well in recent years.”

BoardRoom Magazine’s Excellence in Achievement Awards are the only private club industry awards that recognize the clubs’ business partners. BoardRoom Magazine’s industry peers and experts review and select outstanding suppliers and consultants representing various aspects of course and club operations. Winners are chosen based on overall excellence in their respective fields, innovation, achievements, vision for sustained growth and lasting impact on private clubs.

As the official publication for the Association of Private Club Directors (APCD), BoardRoom Magazine announced its 13th annual award winners in its November/December issue. Award winners in 60 categories will be recognized for their achievements at the Club Managers Association of America (CMAA) World Conference in San Diego on Feb. 7-11, 2014.

Troon Privé is the private club division of Troon who’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; Settlers Run in Cranbourne South, Victoria, Australia and Bearwood Lakes in London, England.

About Troon
Headquartered in Scottsdale, Ariz., Troon is the world’s largest golf management company also specializing in homeowner association management, private residence clubs, estate management and associated hospitality venues. The company oversees operations at Troon Golf (daily-fee & resort) and Troon Privé (private) properties located in 32 states and 27 countries. Additionally, 48 Troon facilities enjoy a Top 100 ranking by national or international publications. Troon properties include The Grove, London, England; Classic Club, palm Desert, Calif.; and Mazagan Beach & Golf Resort, El Jadida, Morocco. For more information visit

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