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Club Benchmarking Renews Strategic Alliance Corporate Partnership with National Club Association

Industry Data Leader Partners with NCA for Eighth Year 

Alexandria, Va.; Jan. 25, 2024. For Immediate Release. The National Club Association (NCA) announced today that Club Benchmarking has renewed its agreement as an NCA Strategic Alliance Partner for the eighth straight year. Club Benchmarking is the private club industry’s leading provider of business intelligence software and services that help private club leadership teams accurately analyze and benchmark the financial and operational health of their clubs. The Club Benchmarking Financial Insight ModelTM and Key Performance Indicators are the cornerstones of a common industry framework for understanding club finance. 

“NCA is happy to announce that Club Benchmarking is renewing as a Strategic Alliance Partner for the eighth year,” said Joe Trauger, president & CEO of the National Club Association. “The data and expert insight they provide to our organization and to our members are invaluable to both the success of NCA and our members.” 

As an NCA Strategic Alliance Partner, Club Benchmarking provides the NCA and its members with comprehensive, industry-specific data on every aspect of club life: operational and capital finance, compensation and benefits, member and employee engagement and best practices in club governance. NCA and Club Benchmarking also jointly produce Club Business, a semi-annual magazine that provides research-based insight and real-world examples of how data-driven leadership improves strategic club governance. 

“We are delighted to partner with NCA and look forward to continued collaboration with the association and its members,” said Club Benchmarking CEO Jim Butler. “NCA is an undisputed leader in club governance and resources for private clubs and we’re happy to embark on another year of work together.” 

The National Club Association (NCA) has been the advocate for the private club industry in Washington, D.C., for more than 60 years. As the voice of private clubs on Capitol Hill, NCA ensures that club concerns are forefront when legislative and regulatory issues affecting the industry are being decided. In addition, NCA provides club leaders an outstanding array of resources on club industry trends, governance best practices, legal and operational matters and ways to strengthen club leadership. [Text Wrapping Break][Text Wrapping Break]

Club Benchmarking has amassed the club industry’s largest and most comprehensive database, utilizing a centralized, confidential data-sharing platform to deliver strategic comparative analysis across the entire spectrum of a club’s operation. Club Benchmarking Solutions include Annual and Monthly Financial & Operational Benchmarking Platforms, Strategic Capital Planning Services and Software, Employee Engagement Surveys, Advanced Compensation Benchmarking, Workforce Analysis, Member Attachment & Loyalty Surveys and a full suite of data-centric Board Advisory Services. For more information, visit

For more information, contact Kim Fernandez, CAE.