Scottsdale, Ariz. – Troon Golf,® the leader in upscale golf course management, development and marketing is pleased to announce the appointment of Ruth Engle as executive vice president, chief financial officer. Engle joins Troon Golf with an impressive resume having gained extensive experience in financial leadership at Honeywell International, where she previously served as vice president and controller of the aerospace division.
After earning a degree in mathematics at Lafayette College in Easton, Pa., Engle started her career as a staff auditor for PricewaterhouseCoopers. She then returned to her alma mater as an assistant professor teaching economics and business while earning her master’s degree in business administration from Fairleigh Dickinson University. Shortly after receiving her MBA, Engle 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.”
“We are happy to have someone with Ruth Engle’s background on board at Troon Golf,” stated Dana Garmany, chairman and CEO, Troon Golf. “Her experience, personal drive, and management style are a perfect fit for our company.”
For more than 12 years, Engle has held several leadership positions at major global organizations. During Engle’s five accomplished years at Honeywell International, she worked in three leading divisions and gained skills in business acquisitions, divestitures, strategic positioning, project management, and financial system implementations – to name a few.
“I am excited to be a part of a world-class, entrepreneurial company that is growth-oriented,” said Engle. “I also look forward to assisting our teams to enhance Troon Golf’s value for our customers and our owners.”
Headquartered in Scottsdale, Arizona, Troon Golf is the world’s largest golf management company, overseeing operations at more than 185 courses located in 31 states and 23 countries. Additionally, 38 Troon Golf facilities enjoy a Top 100 ranking by national or international publications. Troon Golf properties include Oneida Golf and Country Club, Green Bay, Wis.; The Westin Turnberry Resort, Ayrshire, Scotland; Classic Club, Palm Desert, Calif.; Troon North Golf Club, Scottsdale, Ariz.; Haig Point, Daufuskie Island, S.C.; Azalea Golf Course, Sao Miguel, Azores; Playa Mujeres Golf Club, Cancun, Mexico; The Dunes at Dubai Sports City, Dubai, UAE; and The Grove, London, England.