• Peter Nanula: Top 10 Myths of Private Clubs
  • Peter Nanula: Golf Isn't Dying, Just Some of its Older Ways.

  • Peter Nanula: Most Private Clubs Need Fresh Equity Capital.

13. Does Your Club Have Too Many Holes or Excess Land?

Jonathan Grebow and Mike Plotnick, Ridgewood Real Estate

12. Club Members and Staff Enjoy Continuity at Concert Golf's Sand Creek CC

Kyle Lundy and Debbie Owens

11. Palm Beach Club Solves Debt, Rising Dues and Excess Real Estate Issues

Jeff Hamburger and Paul Napieralski, Fountains CC

10. Philadelphia Club Secures Its Future with Fresh Capital

John Palumbo and Larry Borowsky White Manor CC

9. Real Estate Lessons

Russ Curtis, MacGregor Downs CC

8. Board Chooses Recapitalization Over Real Estate Development

Ron Schulman, Indian Spring CC

7. Women Club Leaders Reenergize Their Clubs

Megan Putnam, Heathrow CC & Jodi Myers, MacGregor Downs CC

6. Top Superintendents Enjoy Having Capital and Autonomy

Jason Adams, Superintendent, Blue Hill CC

5. Club Staff Loves Fresh Capital, Easier Decision-Making with Professional Ownership

Russ Curtis & Cricket Russell, MacGregor Downs CC

4. The Downside of Capital Assessments

Michael Sommers, West Lake CC

3. Debt-Free and New Capital Improvements in Only 4 Months

Rich High, Crestview CC

2. The Board Asks "Why Are We an Equity Club?"

Dan Hartnett, MacGregor Downs CC

1. Recapitalizing to Pay Off Debt and Get Immediate Capital Project Funding

Tim Nelson, Blue Hill CC

Board Chats - Episode 13

Case Studies

Member-owned clubs often wonder what happens in a recapitalized club. Working together with our members, Concert Golf Partners clubs consistently thrive. Membership rosters increase, new amenities are added, new capital improvement investments are made, and the level of service and course conditions improve. Learn more about these clubs and their members' journeys to finding long-term security for their club.

Case Study: Preserving & Enhancing Private Clubs
Blue Hill Country Club / Canton, Mass.

Paying off debt, Funding capital projects and Lowering member dues

For nearly a century, one of New England's most cherished private golf clubs has offered a lifestyle experience unsurpassed in the Boston area. So it is hard to imagine that Blue Hill Country Club, an upscale club in the affluent area of Canton, Massachusetts, was once recently in jeopardy.
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