FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Cindy Vizza
(Washington, D.C., September 30, 2015) – The National Club Association (NCA) welcomes Global Golf Advisors (GGA) to NCA’s Corporate Partner Program as a Legacy Alliance Partner and the lead sponsor of the NCA Board Leadership Institute, which develops effective club boards through educational programs and resources. GGA is a highly specialized consulting firm focused on golf, private club, real estate and resort businesses. As a Legacy Alliance Partner, GGA affirms its dedication to advancing the private club industry, and positions itself to share valuable insight as the lead sponsor of the NCA Board Leadership Institute and through numerous additional sponsorships and educational projects.
For more than 20 years, GGA has effectively shared its best practices, industry-specific statistical data and creative thinking with its extensive and diverse client base. The firm’s long history of service, combined with its global reach, allows GGA to advise clients in all areas of operations based on precise, empirical data and considerable industry experience.
“NCA is pleased to be partnering with such a distinguished industry leader,” said NCA President & CEO Susanne R. Wegrzyn. “GGA’s expansive knowledge of private club issues and club governance will allow the firm to make a meaningful impact as an NCA partner, helping to educate club leaders about the governance tools they need to succeed in today’s world.”
“We believe in club managers. The men and women who choose to be servant leaders in clubs select a great profession,” said Henry DeLozier, principal at GGA. “The National Club Association is of great service to club managers and we are proud to lend our support.”
As a Legacy Alliance Partner and lead sponsor of the NCA Board Leadership Institute, Global Golf Advisors will benefit NCA club members through numerous sponsorships and educational initiatives, including:
- Sponsorship of NCA Board Leadership Institute projects, including a new edition of the publication Strategic Planning for Private Clubs and a new white paper series on club governance. The first whitepaper from this series, “Chief Executive Succession Planning,” will be released in October.
- Targeted editorial contributions to NCA’s governance publications and periodicals such as Club Director and NCA CONNECT.
- A new series of club governance webinars co-hosted with NCA.
- Educational presentations at NCA regional and national conferences.
In addition to serving as an NCA private club ally and industry resource, GGA is also supporting the future of private clubs through a contribution to the National Club Association Foundation. Established in 1993, the NCA Foundation is the National Club Association’s charitable arm, supporting research and education programs that provide insight into the forces likely to shape the private club experience down the road.
For more information, please visit: www.nationalclub.org.
Since 1961, the National Club Association has served as the primary advocate for private clubs, representing their business, legal and legislative interests, while providing a wealth of invaluable resources to address educational needs of clubs related to operations, model club practices and effective leadership. For more information, please visit www.nationalclub.org.
About the NCA Foundation
The NCA Foundation is the National Club Association’s charitable arm and funds critical trends studies and underwrites educational programs and research. Established in 1993, the NCA Foundation seeks to prepare clubs and the club industry for the future by assessing significant developments in the world around them and providing effective solutions to help clubs and their leaders respond. For more information or to make a donation, visit www.ncafoundation.org.
About Global Golf Advisors
Global Golf Advisors (GGA, formerly KPMG Golf Industry Practice) is an international consulting firm that provides specialized advisory and support services to more than 2,700 clients worldwide. GGA serves its clients from offices in Dublin (Ireland), Phoenix (USA) and Toronto (Canada) and offers advisory expertise in all areas of club management and leadership. GGA specializes in strategic planning, transaction structuring, market and feasibility studies, and operational performance analysis. For more information, please visit www.globalgolfadvisors.com.