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Date: Sunday, February 5 – Tuesday, February 7, 2016
Time: 12:00 noon
Hosted By: Gregg Patterson, The Reflective Experience
Join The Club Foundation (CF) for an exciting day on the greens! CF’s Golf Tournament will be held on-site at Hawk’s Landing Golf Club on Monday, February 6, with a shotgun start at 12:00 noon. The 18-Hole Championship Golf Course offers picturesque views of native Florida wildlife and tropical vegetation.This tournament will kick off the week of Conference with a day full of relaxation and fun. The tournament format will be a four-person scramble and is open to all, but participation is limited to the first 144 players to register. Proceeds from the special events at Conference will benefit The Club Foundation’s Grant and Scholarship Programs! Your contribution will include 18 holes of golf, a cart, a boxed lunch, gifts and awards. For questions regarding the tournament, please contact Carrie Wosicki, Director of Development for The Club Foundation at (703) 299-4283 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Presented in Partnership With John Deere Golf, a CMAA Platinum Alliance Partner
Time: 7:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Moderators: Dick Kopplin, Kurt Kuebler, CCM, and Tom Wallace, CCM, Kopplin, Kuebler & Wallace, LLC
Offsite: Isleworth Country Club, Transportation will be provided.
Time: 7:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Hosted By: Tim Gaiser, Napa Valley Wine Academy
Offsite: Interlachen Country Club, Transportation will be provided.
Internationally renowned wine expert and lecturer, Tim Gaiser is one of 240 individuals worldwide to attain the elite Master Sommelier wine title and is the former Director of Education and Education Chair for the Court of Master Sommeliers, Americas. Gaiser continues to serve the Court on the Board of Directors and sits on the exam standards and exam development committees. Over his 25-plus year career, Gaiser has taught thousands of students in wine and spirits classes at every level as well as developing wine education programs for restaurants, winery schools and wine distributors. He has experience in all phases of the wine industry: online, wholesale, retail, winery and restaurant, stints at Heitz Wine Cellars in the Napa Valley and Bix and Cypress Club restaurants in San Francisco and Virtual Vineyards/the original wine.com. His client list includes Fosters Global Wines, Diageo, American Express, Evian, Pepsico International, Fiduciary Trust, Franklin-Templeton, Morgan Stanley and Wells Fargo. Gaiser has written for a number of publications including Fine Cooking Magazine and Sommelier Journal. He also writes for numerous wine and spirits clients including Champagne Perrier Jöuet, Wines of Germany and the Portuguese Cork Quality Association. Gaiser has served as the author and lead judge for the Best Young Sommelier Competition and the Top Somm Competition, the two major American sommelier competitions. This workshop will feature a variety of topics including the following:
Time: 8:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Moderators: Henry DeLozier and Stephen Johnston, Global Golf Advisors
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Cancellation of workshop registrations will be accepted until January 15, 2017, with no penalty. A refund of the workshop fee – minus a 25 percent penalty – will be given for cancellations received by February 1, 2017. No refunds will be granted for requests received after February 1, 2017. All workshop cancellations and refund requests must be made in writing. To be valid, submit all requests to CMAA Registration at www.cmaa.org/cancelevent.aspx. CMAA regrets that refunds will not be given for no-shows. Substitutions of workshop registrations are permitted until February 1, 2017. The individual submitting the substitution request is responsible for all financial obligations (any balance due) associated with the substitution.