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BoardRoom magazine January/February 2017

Fred Arbuckle – BoardRoom magazine’s Distinguished Club President for 2016

By Dave White, editor Private Club Presidents of the Year major supporters Kopplin Kuebler & Wallace | The Association of Private Club Directors As a volunteer, serving as president of a private club is a large enough task. Serving as president of a second private club is an even larger commitment. Leading a private club…

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Do Boards Make Legal Mistakes? If So, What Are They, and What Do They Do About It?

By John G. Fornaro To err is human, so how does that relate to boards of equity, non-profit, private clubs. Well, mistakes that private club boards make are often considered ‘sacred cows’…the less said about them the better. But it’s important to understand the legal implications and impact mistakes can have upon the successful operation…

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How Do You Tear Down a Building that Everyone Loves?

How Do You Tear Down a Building that Everyone Loves?

Members of the Onteora Club in the Catskill Mountains of New York State loved their golf and tennis house. As one of the oldest buildings on the 140 year-old thousand-acre club, the house showed its age. The bark had fallen off its log siding, windows no longer closed, the roof sagged, and because most members…

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BoardRoom magazine Top Private Club Presidents

BoardRoom magazine Announces its 2016 Distinguished Club Presidents of the Year and Top Private Club Presidents

The BoardRoom magazine, the official publication for the Association of Private Club Directors (APCD) and The Distinguished Clubs, is proud to announce the winners of its 9th annual Top Private Club President Awards and Distinguished Club President of the Year. BoardRoom magazine annually recognizes the world’s top private club presidents, captains and chairs as Private…

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Sports Solutions® – New Metal Top Pumps

Sports Solutions® – New Metal Top Pumps

Sports Solutions® is your full service amenity provider. We have the creative and design capabilities to manufacture custom amenity presentations to enhance the beauty and improve the security of your club’s shower and vanity amenities. New Metal Top Pumps To upgrade the look of your club’s amenity presentations, we are pleased to offer new metal…

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Bambrella Umbrellas

Bambrella Umbrellas: Original Collections Made from Solid Laminated Bamboo

Since 2010 Bambrella Ltd based in the U.K. has been manufacturing the highest quality umbrellas on the market. We focus on building the best umbrellas specifically for the contract and hospitality market that utilize the most innovative materials while maintaining a reasonable price point. Our original collections made from solid laminated bamboo have proved to…

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Should Your Board Meetings Be Open to Members?

By John G. Fornaro For most private clubs in this country, board meetings are closed-door affairs. The question is: Why are they closed? Should they remain closed? Are there any reasons why a club should handle board meetings any differently? For example, if board meetings are open to board members, committee chairs and senior paid…

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2016 Distinguished Ideas Summit: Best of the Best

2016 Distinguished Ideas Summit: Best of the Best

By Dave White Photography by: Philip Gabriel Photography and Laura Ladendorf “Thanks for pulling off the Summit. It was one of the best conferences I’ve been to in my 35-plus years in the business! Union League made it extra special.” And that comment from Stephen Roper, general manager of the Meridian Hills Country Club in…

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The BoardRoom magazine Announces the Winners of its 2016 “Excellence in Achievement” Awards

The BoardRoom magazine Announces the Winners of its 2016 “Excellence in Achievement” Awards

The BoardRoom magazine, the official publication for the Association of Private Club Directors (APCD) and the Distinguished Clubs, is proud to announce the winners of its 18th annual “Excellence in Achievement” awards. “The BoardRoom Awards are the only awards in the private club industry that recognize private clubs’ business partners, and every year we see…

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EZLinks Golf Advancing Operations at Private Clubs

EZLinks Golf Advancing Operations at Private Clubs

By EZLinks In March, EZLinks Golf, a PGA TOUR affiliated company, acquired private golf club software leader Integrated Business Systems (IBS). The acquisition joins together over four decades of golf course management expertise and provides private clubs with a powerful new software suite to manage its membership, food and beverage needs, golf operations, accounting integrations,…

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