Scottsdale, Ariz. – Troon®, the leader in golf course management, development, and marketing, was recently selected by BoardRoom Magazine as the “Club Management Firm of the Year” for 2016 in the publication’s 18th annual “Excellence in Achievement” awards. 2016 marks the third straight year Troon has been honored with this distinction from BoardRoom Magazine.
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 honored to be recognized as the ‘Club Management Firm of the Year’ by BoardRoom Magazine,” said Ryan Walls, president, Troon Privé. “It’s a testament to the hard working team of professionals at Troon Privé. Our experts help Troon Privé clubs achieve their operational goals by implementing high-quality standards while providing access to national purchasing programs that aggregate buying power – thus enabling each club to offer the finest playing conditions, personalized service and a luxurious private club experience to their members.”
Troon Privé is the private club division of Troon. Troon Privé’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 recognize private clubs’ business partners,” said John Fornaro, publisher of BoardRoom Magazine. “We’re absolutely delighted to recognize their contributions.”
Headquartered in Scottsdale, Ariz., Troon is the world’s largest golf management company, with more than 270 golf courses in its portfolio. Also specializing in homeowner association management, private residence clubs, estate management and associated hospitality venues, the company oversees operations at Troon Golf®, Honours Golf, Troon Privé (the private club operating division of Troon) and Troon International properties located in 38 states and 31 countries Additionally, there are 56 Troon affiliated properties featuring 75 courses that have been recipients of a “Top 100” ranking by national and international publications. Troon properties include Princeville Makai Golf Club, Kauai, Hawaii; Centurion Club, London, England; The Westin La Paloma Resort & Spa, Tucson, Ariz.; The Bay Club, Berlin, Md.; Prince’s Golf Club, Sandwich, England; and CostaBaja Golf Club, in La Paz, Mexico.