The June 2002 issue of Golf Inc., www.crittendengolf.com listed the top 20 golf management companies in the world.
Company Courses in Total
1) American Golf 262
At American Golf, we're growing with you! Our portfolio includes a wide spectrum of golf properties situated in prime metropolitan and resort destinations coast to coast. We are continually seeking to expand our reach with high quality courses and clubs that offer golfers exceptional value and service. Whether you are playing at your home club or traveling on business, you can be sure an American Golf property is nearby, waiting to provide you with a great golf experience.
2) ClubCorp 163.5
3) Troon Golf 89
4) Meadowbrook 50.5
5) KemperSports 46.5
6) Evergreen Alliance 41
7) Arnold Palmer 35
8) ClubLink 31
9) Marriott Golf 31
10) Hilton Hotels 30
11) Links Corp 26.5
12) PGA Tour Properties 26.5
13) Gotham Golf 26
14) Intrawest Golf 25.5
15) Sunbelt Golf Group 23
16) Billy Casper 20
17) Watermark Communities Inc. 18.5
18) Crown Golf 18.5
19) Western Golf 17.5
20) Del Web 16.5
Tri-Par Golf Courses P.O. Box 2876 Sudbury, ON P3A 5J3 Toll Free Phone: 1-866-587-4727 (Edward McBride) Toll Free Phone: 1-866-487-4727 (Administration) firstname.lastname@example.org
- This web site is established by JCD Sports Group, which operates golf courses
in Dade, Broward and Palm Beach Counties.
American Golf Corp. - American Golf is the largest golf management company (as of 2004), managing about 280 premier, private, resort, and daily fee courses in the United States, United Kingdom and Australia.
Arnold Palmer Golf Management - A golf management and instruction service provider. The company serves more than 26 properties in the United States and Europe (as of 2004).
Benchmark Hospitality - Benchmark Hospitality specializes in management and marketing services for resorts, conference centers, conference hotels and golf clubs.
As the principal outdoor entertainment medium of business executives throughout the world, golf is a shared experience on a common meeting ground. It can be a pleasurable interlude or it can be an integral part of achieving a successful business strategy by providing opportunity to initiate and cultivate personal relationships. Whatever the reason for play, Benchmark golf creates the facilities and atmosphere for the ultimate experience in traditional golf play. No details are left to chance...from bag drop-off, signage and merchandising, to quality food and beverage and superbly-outfitted locker rooms. Our expertise comes from over 25 years of experience and hands-on application in every facet of club and course operation. Our employees, from general managers to golf professionals to groundskeepers, are seasoned specialists, trained in every aspect of creating a quality experience. Benchmark Golf professionals work alongside designers and contractors during the design and construction phases of a Benchmark golf course. The goal is to create an environment that will challenge and excite the scratch shooter or those just beginning to play. You can experience the excellence of Benchmark Golf at:
Lansdowne Golf Club, Lansdowne, Virginia
Country Club of Colorado, Colorado Springs, Colorado
Turtle Bay Golf Club, Kahuku, Oahu, Hawaii
Stonewall Golf Club, Roanoke, West Virginia
Eaglewood Resort, Itasca, Illinois
French Lick Resort
Casino, French Lick, IN Golf Courses Under Development:
Bedford Springs Resort, Bedford, PA (Opening 2007)
West Baden Springs Resort, West Baden Springs, IN (Opening 2007)
Montalcino Golf Club, Napa Valley, California
For more information on Benchmark Golf, please contact: Greg French Vice President,
Golf Operations (281) 367-5757 email@example.com
Billy Casper Golf - Provides management services to private, semi-private, daily-fee, resort and municipal golf courses and clubs. As of 2004, Billy Casper was the fifth largest and second-fastest-growing golf management company, running 46 courses.
Boca Resorts - Boca Resorts owns luxury resorts and golf clubs in Florida, which feature hotels, golf courses, spas, and conference facilities to attract upscale customers.
Buena Vista Hospitality Group - It is a Tampa-based hospitality and golf management company, which develops, owns, and manages a wide array of lodging and golf properties.
LPGA International, Daytona Beach, Florida Currently includes two 18-hole Rees Jones and Arthur Hills designed championship golf courses which BVHG manages for Consolidated Tomoka Land Company.
Chateau Cartier Hotel & Golf Resort, Aylmer, Quebec, Canada BVHG is part of the ownership group and manages this elegant 129-room French Chateau styled hotel, with its conference center and 18-hole championship golf course situated on 125 acres in the charming town of Aylmer, within minutes of Ottawa, Canada's capital city.
Pelican Pointe Golf & Country Club, Venice, Florida BVHG is part of the ownership group and manages this 27-hole semi-private golf club in the Pelican Ponte residential community of Venice, Florida.
Swan Lake Resort, Plymouth, Indiana BVHG provides management services for this 500 acre resort in Northern Indiana. The resort consists of two 18 hole championship golf courses, a five hole practice course, a nine hole executive course, an all weather golf practice facility, 92 guest rooms, 33,000 sq. ft. of meeting and convention space, indoor and outdoor swimming pools, and three restaurants.
Stonehaven Country Club, Sainte Agathe, Quebec BVHG is part of the ownership group and is providing development services and will manage the 500-acre resort and surrounding 270-unit residential community, golf course and spa. The first phase consisting of the spa and spa guest rooms opened in July, 2004.
Kinnitty Castle, Kinnitty Ollafy County, Ireland BVHG has been engaged to provide management services for this historic castle in Central Ireland. The property consists of 37 rooms and suites and is being expanded by and additional 27 keys. Kinnitty Castle offers a range of recreational amenities including equestrian, archery, falconry and a full service spa.
Vista Palace, Monte Carlo BVHG is providing development, marketing and management services for the conversion of this hotel to 60 luxury right to use fractional interests. Planning is in process with construction expected to begin in early 2006. SunSpree Holiday Inn, Orlando, Florida BVHG provides management services for the institutional owner of this 507-room hotel in Orlando.
Terrace Hotel, Lakeland, Florida BVHG provided development services during renovations and now manages for a private ownership group this 88-room historically significant lodging property in downtown Lakeland. The project opened March, 1999.
Projects Under Development
TPC – Cancun, Cancun, Mexico BVHG is part of the ownership group and is providing development services and will manage the golf club consisting of 36 holes of golf. One course is designed by Nick Price and the other by Tom Fazio. Both courses are licensed by the as Tournament Player Courses. The surrounding gated residential community will have 1100 homes.
PGA International Resort, Serre, Italy BVHG is part of the ownership and is providing development services for the residential golf resort and will manage the project upon completion. The project includes an 18-hole championship golf course, resort accommodations and approximately 100 residential villas. The project will be completed in 2007 and will be branded as a PGA International Resort under BVHG's exclusive license with the PGA (UK).
Holiday Villas, Sofia Bulgaria BVHG has been engaged to provide development services for a 200 unit gated residential community in the Capitol of Bulgaria. The project will be primarily be directed to foreign diplomats and professionals that are being relocated to the area. Construction of the infrastructure should begin prior to the end of 2005
Regency Suites Resort, Orlando, Florida BVHG is providing development services and will manage the 326 unit Hotel Condominium project, featuring 640 sq ft executive suites and 1050 sq ft two bedrooms, 2 baths residences. Construction will start in the first quarter of 2006.
Bavaro Beach Club, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic BVHG is developing this championship 18-hole golf course and related beach club and will manage the project upon completion which is scheduled for late 2005. Senet de Marina BVHG is providing development services for this 150 hectare residential golf community in Senet, Spain. The project's planning began in Feb. 05. Construction of the golf course and infrastructure for the 1200 unit community is scheduled to begin in early '06. BVHG will manage the development process and market the “for sale” units and on-going golf club operations. This project will be branded as a PGA International Resort under BVHG's exclusive license with the PGA (UK).
Cullera, Spain BVHG is providing development services for this 400 hectare residential golf community in Cullera, Spain. The project's planning began in Feb. 05. Construction of the two golf courses and infrastructure for the 3500 residential units is scheduled for the second quarter of '06. BVHG will manage the development process and market the “for sale” units and on-going club operations. This project will be branded as a PGA International Resort under BVHG's exclusive license with the PGA (UK).
Estivilla, Spain BVHG is providing development services for this 500 hectare residential golf community in Estivilla, Spain. The project's planning began in Feb. 05. Construction of the three golf courses and infrastructure for the 2500 residential units and commercial areas is scheduled for the third quarter of '06. BVHG will manage the development process and market the “for sale” units and on-going club operations. This project will be branded as a PGA International Resort under BVHG's exclusive license with the PGA (UK).
Alzera, Spain BVHG is providing development services for this 175 hectare residential golf community if Alsera, Spain. The project's planning began in Feb. 05. Construction of the golf course and infrastructure for the 800 residential units is scheduled for the fourth quarter of '06. BVHG will manage the development process and market the “for sale” units and on-going club operations. This project will be branded as a PGA International Resort under BVHG's exclusive license with the PGA (UK).
Tustica Resort, Croatia BVHG is providing development services for the 1000 hectare resort community on the Adriatic Sea near Zadar, Croatia. The project's planning began in mid-2004 and construction is scheduled to begin in late 2005. BVHG is part of the overall development team headed by the Texas based Blackard Group and will have specific responsibilities for the golf and resort aspects. This project will be branded as a PGA International Resort under BVHG's exclusive license with the PGA (UK).
Vetreria Pauly, Venice, Italy BVHG is providing development, marketing and management services for the conversion of the Vetreria Pauly glass building into 52 luxury right to use fractional interests. Planning is in process with construction expected to begin in mid-2006.
Bella Vista Italian Village Resort & Plaza, Orlando, Florida BVHG is providing development services and management services for a premier condo-hotel in Orlando. A total of 180 one, two and three bedroom luxurious, first class condominium units set within an elegant Italian village. Construction is to begin in 2006.
Savernake Club, Wiltshire, England BVHG is providing development services and will own a joint venture interest in the leasehold estate of this 400-acre project owned by the Earl of Cardigan. The development's golf course, accommodations and meetings facilities will be for the use of major corporations located in the area. BVHG will manage the project upon completion as one of its PGA International Resorts. Completion is scheduled for late 2007.
Toscana Village, Orlando, Florida BVHG is providing development services and will manage this 260 unit condo-hotel in Orlando. Construction is to begin in mid-2006 with completion in early 2008.
Buffalo Golf Group - Buffalo Golf Group is a professional golf management company.
Battle Creek Golf Club, located in Broken Arrow, Oklahoma, is a 1200-acre master planned golf community designed by renowned architect, Bland Pittman. Upon completion there will be over 800 homesites. The course measures over 7200 yards long, with a picturesque view of downtown Tulsa. Buffalo Golf Group was hired in November of 1996 to oversee the complete start up of the new operation. Buffalo Golf Group is in charge of the entire operation from golf shop, food and beverage, and maintenance of the course. Under the superior guidance of Buffalo Golf Group, Battle Creek Golf Club has continued to meet and exceed round and revenue projections and has become the finest upscale public course in the Tulsa metro area.
Peoria Ridge Golf Club, located in Miami, OK and owned by the Peoria Tribe of Indians of Oklahoma. Buffalo Golf Group was hired in September of 1998 to oversee the construction of the course, clubhouse, driving range, and start up and staffing of the facility. Buffalo Golf Group implemented all policies and procedures for the operation through the end of the original contract in September of 2001.
Buffalo Ridge Country Club, located in Vinita, OK. Lynn Blevins was the General Partner, owner of the nine hole Country Club from February 1994 through September 1999 at which time the property was sold for commercial development.
Loma Linda Country Club, located in Joplin, MO. Buffalo Golf Group was hired in September of 2001 as a consultant to bring in a new General Manager, employee training program, golf course maintenance program, and new membership programs. Since February of 2002 Buffalo Golf Groups main focus has been the marketing and membership sales till the end of the contract in October of 2002.
Oasis Group, Inc. is a world-class golf course residential community and resort
development company of which Buffalo Golf Group and Lynn Blevins is in charge
of Golf Course Management & Development, Blevins is familiar with all day-to-day
aspects of running top-notch golf facilities. In his capacity, he will use
all aspects of his operations management background including his experience
in managing golf shops, driving ranges, and restaurant facilities and course
maintenance. Buffalo Golf Group was hired in May of 1999.
Carl M. Freeman Golf - This golf company focuses on enhancing guests experience through service, technology and the sense of a golf community. It is a subsidiary of the Carl M. Freeman Companies, a real estate developer.
Castle Golf Management - Castle Golf specializes in designing, building and contracting miniature golf courses and family fun centers.
ClubCorp - ClubCorp is the second-largest golf management company (as of 2004) owning and/or operating nearly 150 golf courses, country clubs, private business clubs and golf resorts.
228">Airways Municipal Golf Course
239">Aliso Viejo Golf Club
284">Anthem Golf & Country Club
240"> April Sound Country Club
241">Aspen Glen Club
242"> Athletic & Swim Club
244"> Austin Society of Texas Clubs
245">Bankers Club Cincinnati
252"> Barton Creek Country Club
248">Barton Creek Resort & Spa
249">Bay Oaks Country Club
253">Bear's Best Atlanta
43">Bear's Best Las Vegas
255">Bluegrass Yacht & Country Club
44">Boston College Club
45"> Braemar Country Club
46">Brookhaven Country Club
47"> Buckhead Club
48">Canyon Creek Country Club
49"> Canyon Crest Country Club
50">Canyon Gate Country Club
51"> Capital City Club - Columbia
52">Capital City Club - Montgomery
53">Capital City Club - Raleigh
266"> Capital Club Beijing
54">Capital Club Columbus
55"> Capital Society
283">Carillon Beach Resort & Spa
58">Center Club Costa Mesa
59">Centre Club - Tampa
61">Chicago Mercantile Exchange Club
63"> Citrus Club
65">City Club on Bunker Hill
66">Club at Cimarron
67">Club at Falcon Point
69">Club Le Conte
70">Columbia Tower Club
275">Compass Society of Northern Califorinia
215"> Compass Society of Southern California
73">Coto de Caza Golf & Racquet Club
74">Country Club of Gwinnett
75"> Country Club of Hilton Head
76">Countryside Country Club
268">Cozumel Country Club
78">Crow Canyon Country Club
80">Dallas/Ft. Worth Society
81">Dayton Racquet Club
82">DeBary Golf & Country Club
83">Deercreek Country Club
84"> Desert Falls Country Club
86"> Devil's Ridge Golf Club
87">Diamante Country Club
88"> Diamond Run Golf Club
89">Eagle's Landing Country Club
90"> Eastlake Woodlands Country Club
91">Empire Ranch Golf Club
92">Fair Oaks Ranch Golf & Country Club
93"> Fairlane Club
94">Firestone Country Club
95">First City Club
96">Gainey Ranch Country Club
97">Gleneagles Country Club
98">Golden Bear Golf Club at Indigo Run
100"> Governors Club
101">Granite Bay Golf Club
102">Greenbrier Country Club
105">Hackberry Creek CC
106">Haile Plantation Golf & Country Club
107"> Harbour Club
108">Hearthstone Country Club
109"> Heritage Club - Huntsville
282">Hoakalei Country Club
110"> Houston City Club
112">Hunter's Green Country Club
113">Indian Wells Country Club
114"> Ipswich Country Club
120">Kingwood Country Club
117">Knollwood Country Club
118">La Cima Club
269">Lakelands Golf Club
119">Lakeway Golf Club
121">Las Colinas Country Club
122">Laurel Springs Golf Club
254"> Le Club
124">Lochmere Golf Club
125">Lost Creek Country Club
271">Macquarie Links International Golf
272">Marina Vallarta Club de Golf
127">Mission Hills Country Club
128">Monarch Country Club
129"> Morgan Run Resort & Club
130">Nags Head Golf Links
131"> Nashville City Club
132">Neuse Golf Club
133">Nicklaus Golf Club at Birch River
135">Nicklaus Golf Club at LionsGate
136">North Coast Society
273">North Lakes Golf Club
137">Northwood Country Club
138"> Oak Pointe Country Club
139">Oakmont Country Club
281"> Ocean Edge Resort & Club
140">One Ninety One Club
257"> Pasadera Country Club
142">Piedmont Club - Haymarket
143"> Piedmont Club - NC
251">Pinehurst Country Club
144"> Pinehurst Resort
150">Plaza Club - Hawaii
151">Plaza Club - San Antonio
149"> Plaza Club Chicago
152">Porter Valley Country Club
155"> Puget Sound Society
156">Quail Hollow Country Club
158">Queens Harbour Country Club
280"> R.C. Firestone Public Golf Course
159">River Creek Club
160"> River Society
163">San Francisco Tennis Club
164">Shadowridge Country Club
165"> Shady Valley Golf Club
172">Silicon Valley Capital Club
168">Silver Lake Country Club
169"> Skyline Club - Indianapolis
171">Society of the Palm Beaches
173">South Coast Society
174">Southern Trace Country Club
175">Spring Valley Lake Country Club
176"> Stonebriar Country Club
177">Stonebridge Ranch Country Club
178">Stonehenge Golf & Country Club
279"> StoneRidge Country Club
181">Tampa Bay Society
182">Tampa Palms Golf & Country Club
183"> Teal Bend Golf Club
64">The City Clubs of Washington
184"> The Club, at Key Center
214">The Corinthian Event Center
79"> The Currituck Club
216">The Downtown Club at Houston Center
218">The Downtown Club at Plaza
217">The Downtown Club at The Met
99">The Golf Club at Indigo Run
187">The Hills Country Club
225">The Homestead Country Club
126">The Metropolitan Club
191">The Renaissance Club
170"> The Skyline Club
192">The Tower Club - Dallas
194"> The Tower Club Tysons Corner
195">Timarron Country Club
193"> Tower Club - Ft. Lauderdale
196">Town Point Club
197"> Treesdale Golf and Country Club
199"> Trophy Club Country Club
200">Turkey Creek Golf Club
201"> University Center Club (FSU)
202">University Club Atop Symphony Towers
203">University Club Houston
204"> University Club Jackson
205">University Club of Jacksonville
256"> University of Massachusetts Club
206">University of Texas Club
207">Walnut Creek Country Club
209">Wildflower Country Club
210">Willow Creek GC
ClubLink - ClubLink is a public company based in Canada. The company owns and operates over 35 private and daily fee golf courses (as of 2004).
Cog Hill Golf & Country Club - Cog Hill is a privately-owned golf complex located in the Des Plaines River Valley 30 miles southwest of Chicago with four 18-hole regulation golf courses, including the world-famous Course, Dubsdread.
Continental Golf - A full-service management company capable of handling day-to-day operation of daily fee and private golf clubs throughout Minnesota.
Corcoran Jennison Hospitality Company - As a real estate development and management company, it helps investors, clients and partners invest, develop and manage hospitality properties, such as hotels, resorts and golf courses.
Country Club Advisor - Country Club Advisor conducts executive searches, provides interim management services and offers consulting and marketing programs aimed primarily at the country club (golf) industry.
Craft Farms - A family owned and operated resort with three golf courses and other recreation and leisure facilities.
Crown Golf Properties - Crown Golf Properties is a management and development company focusing on full service leasing and management programs for community oriented golf courses. Crown operates 17 properties as of 2004.
Crystal Springs Golf & Spa Resort - Crystal Springs Golf & Spa Resort operates a collection of upscale public New Jersey Golf Courses in the Northeast.
Dakota Golf Management - This company currently manages three public golf courses in South Dakota.
Del Webb - Del Webb is a brand of active adult/lifestyle communities for people 55 and older. They built and operate communities in Arizona, California, Florida, Illinois, Nevada, South Carolina, and Texas.
Eagle Creek Golf Club - Eagle Creek Golf Club is one of Indiana's top public courses by Golf Digest Magazine.
Emerald Dunes Golf Group - Emerald Dunes manages several high-class daily-fee golf courses in West Palm Beach, Florida.
Empire Golf - Empire Golf is a regional golf management company currently operating four golf facilities in Northern California. It provides services in advising, planning, consulting, and managing golf courses.
Environmental Golf - As a subsidiary of Environmental Industries, one of the leading landscape development, construction and maintenance providers, Environmental Golf offers building and maintaining turnkey services to resorts and municipal golf courses.
Evergreen Alliance Golf, Ltd. - EAGL operates over 30 golf courses in 9 states (as of 2004)with a portfolio that includes high-end, municipal, resort and daily fee golf courses as well as semi-private and private golf clubs.
Ford's Colony Country Club - Ford's operates a 54-hole golf course in the Ford's Colony community, located in Williamsburg, Virginia.
Fore Star Golf - Fore Star Golf has over 150 years of combined experience in the golf course industry. Currently, it operates 7 golf courses and related facilities in Texas, New Mexico, Arizona, Kansas and Tennessee.
Fripp Island Resort - Fripp Island Resort offers over 250 rental choices from intimate villas to rambling oceanfront homes. Fripp boasts two golf courses with classic layouts and distinct personalities.
Garland - A privately owned resort with 4 courses (72 holes) in Northern Michigan.
Golf Development Services - A golf management company, providing comprehensive, hands-on management and consultation for public, municipal, daily fee, private, semi-private, and resort facilities. It has worked for or is working for more than 20 projects in US, Australia, Malaysia and Taiwan.
Golf Trust of America - As a public real estate investment trust, this company owns about 20 golf courses in nearly 10 states, primarily Florida and other southern states. Its strategy is to own high quality golf properties and lease them to independent lessees.
Gotham Golf Partners - Gotham Golf Partners is a full-service golf course acquisition, ownership and management company that owns and operates golf courses throughout the eastern United States. Most of the company's courses are in the Mid-Atlantic and the Southeast.
Greenwood Development - Greenwood Development Corporations primary businesses are two-fold: real estate development and owning, operating and developing golf courses, marinas and other amenities in the Southeastern United States.
Hampton Golf - The Hampton Golf, Inc. manages 3 golf clubs in Florida, the South Hampton Golf Club, the North Hampton Golf Club and the Grad Haven Golf Club. It also has a golf club in Georgia, the Osprey Cove Golf Club.
Heritage Golf Group - Heritage Golf Group is the owner and operator of private, resort and daily fee golf facilities across the United States.
Honours Golf - Honours Golf strategy focuses on growing markets in the Southeast. They operate golf courses in Alabama, Florida, and Mississippi.
Intrawest Golf - Intrawest Golf provides golf management and consulting services to over 40 golf courses (as of 2004). Its parent company, Intrawest, manages resorts.
IRI Golf Group - Operates 18 courses (as of 2004), many of which are in the West and California.
JC Resorts - JC Golf is dedicated to providing its guests with the region's finest variety of golf facilities and superior guest service for those who appreciate the tradition of the game.
KemperSports - As of 2004, KemperSports is the fourth-largest golf management company, operating 57 golf courses throughout the United States.
Kirchdorfer Golf Inc - A golf course management company.
Kitson & Partners Club Services - Provides management, marketing, and consulting services to golf courses and private clubs worldwide. Kitson & Partners operates 20 courses as of 2004.
Kohler Company - As a leading producer of bathroom products, small engines, generators, electrical switchgears, and high-end furniture, Kohler also owns and operates resorts, golf courses, and other real estates.
KSL Recreation Corporation - KSL Recreation Corporation has a collection of 20 golf courses, some of which are designed by Jack Nicklaus, Arnold Palmer, Gary Player, Greg Norman, Tom Weiskopf, Raymond Floyd, Jerry Pate and Pete Dye.
Landmark Golf Company - Landmark Golf Company is a California-based golf management and development company.
Landmark National - Since 1976 the Landmark National team of professionals has been responsible for the development, management and operation of more than 75 golf courses and more than 40,000 acres of golf-related community developments.
Legends Golf Resorts - Legends Golf Resorts is Myrtle Beachs premier resort with 6 high quality golf courses.
Lighthouse Golf Group - Lighthouse Golf Group offers consultation and management services in all areas of golf course and club planning, development and operation. It also offers brokerage services.
Links Management - Links Management is a full service golf course management company, operating courses throughout the western U.S. and providing a wide range of services, including golf operations, marketing and financing.
LinksCorp - Links Corp LLC is a golf course owner and operator of public, semi-private, private and resort properties located primarily in the mid-south and southern sections of the United States.
Madison Golf and Development Group - This is a ownership and development entity for golf courses.
Marriott Golf - Marriott Golf operates and manages over 30 golf courts in US and worldwide, such as in Costa Rica, Egypt and Spain (as of 2004).
MasterLink Club Services - Masterlink Club Services is a golf course management company. They manage and operate facilities throughout the southeastern United States.
Matrix Golf and Hospitality - Matrix Golf and Hospitality is a division of Matrix Development Group, a real estate development company. Currently, Matrix Golf's portfolio includes more than eight clubs throughout the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic regions.
Mckay Golf Management - A company specializing in upscale public and semi-private golf club operations management.
Meadowbrook Golf - Meadowbrook Golf is a golf course management, maintenance and supply company in the United States. As of 2004, Meadowbrook was the 6th largest golf management company, operating 46 courses.
OB Sports - OB Sports is an operator and developer of golf courses.
Pebble Beach Company - Pebble Beach Company in Pebble beach, California, is the parent company of The Lodge at Pebble Beach, The Inn at Spanish Bay, Casa Palmero, The Spa at Pebble Beach, Pebble Beach Golf Links, The Links at Spanish Bay, Spyglass Hill Golf Course and Del Monte Golf Course.
PGA Golf Management - A subsidiary of the Professional Golfers' Association providing advice and assistance to new and existing golf facilities.
PGA National Resort & Spa - Located in Palm Beaches of Florida, PGA National Resort & Spa is the home of the Headquarters of the Professional Golfers' Association of America.
Platinum Golf Properties - Platinum owns and manages daily-fee golf facilities along the North & South Carolina coast.
Premier Resorts - Premier Resorts owns and operates golf courses in Scottsdale, Arizona; Santa Barbara, California; and Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.
Pulte Homes - Pulte Homes is a housing community builder which owns 23 golf courses (as of 2004), many of which are are on the communities.
Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail - With 378 holes at 8 sites throughout Alabama, the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail is the largest golf course construction project at one time in history. The Trail is being developed and managed by Sunbelt Golf Corporation and is financed by the Retirement Systems of Alabama, a pension fund for state employees and teachers.
Scratch Golf Company - A golf development and management company with properties in South California and Florida.
Shanty Creek - It is a ski and golf resort.
Signet Golf Associates - The company offers golf course construction and operations & marketing services along with feasibility and consulting services.
Southworth Development LLC - Southworth Development LLC is a privately held company based in Newton, Massachusetts, specializing in the development of residential resort and hospitality branded real estate communities.
Sterling Golf Management - Sterling Golf Management leases and operates golf courses in New England.
SunCor Golf - SunCor Golf currently owns and manages 6 golf clubs in Arizona and Utah.
The Broadmoor Hotel and Resort - Broadmmor Hotel and Resort is located in Colorado Springs at the foot of the Rockies with an 18-hole golf course and other recreation and convention facilities.
Troon Golf - With about 130 golf courses in 20 countries, Troon is the third largest and fifth-fastest-growing golf management company (as of 2004). Troon Golf focuses on golf management, development, and marketing.
TSC Golf - A golf course management company that designs, builds, and manages golf courses.
Walters Golf Management - A golf management company with 7 golf properties in MO and Il.
WCI Communities - WCI Communities builds upscale homes and communities in Florida. Golf, tennis, boating, fine dining, and spas and fitness are amenities to support the communities.
Wendell Pittenger Golf Operations - Wendell Pittenger Golf Operations currently runs several golf courses in Minnesota and Wisconsin.
Xanterra Parks & Resorts - Xanterra Parks & Resorts is a park-management company with a large collection of golf courses.