Inside News

Burton Ward, CCM, CCE, Named 2018 Club Executive of the Year

Club Management magazine has named Burton Ward, CCM, CCE, the 2018 Club Executive of the Year. A member of the Metropolitan Chapter of the Club Management Association of America (CMAA), Ward serves as the General Manager of Century Country Club in Purchase, NY. Read more.

Extended Deadline for the 2018 Competency Study

The 90-minute survey will help CMAA updating our competencies, which in turn updates our curriculum from BMI’s, the CCM exam to all our professional development offerings. Please participate this weekend in this important and valuable study and receive 2 Association Activity credits and be entered into a drawing for an Education Only Conference Registration for the 2019 World Conference on Club Management in Nashville (transferable to another manager at their club). Contact Amilcar Davy or Jason Koenigsfeld with any questions.

2018 Compensation and Benefits Report Now Available

CMAA has released the 2018 Compensation and Benefits Report. Based on confidential surveys completed by more than 419 clubs in summer 2018, the report includes detailed analysis of key compensation and benefits data from the club management industry, to participants. All members may access the Executive Summary online through CMAA University, Resource Library, CMAA Research and Survey Reports. Participants can access their complimentary copy of the report online at

#CMAA19 World Conference and Hotel Registration Opens

You give your staff, members, and club your all every day. But as the saying goes, you can’t pour from an empty cup. Join your industry for five days of professional development and peer networking (plus a little fun along the way) to replenish your reserves and keep giving them everything you’ve got—and then some. CMAA’s World Conference and Club Business Expo covers it all, giving you everything you need to enhance your skills and stay competitive in an ever-evolving industry in addition to robust educational programming with sessions on hiring, marketing, food and beverage, finance, member relations and more. Register now and book your accommodations through our official housing provider, ConferenceDirect. All Business and Education sessions as well as the two-day Club Business Expo will take place at the Music City Center.

Check Your Certification, Certification Maintenance Requirement, & Honor Society Progress Online

Get step by step directions on how to check your credits, Certification Maintenance Requirement (CMR), or Honor Society eligibility progress in the new member portal online.

Renew Your CMAA Membership 
There’s still time! You have the option to pay online or via mail. Don’t delay – renew today!

Club Management Magazine September/October 2018

New Issue of Club Management Magazine
September/October Edition: Telling Your Story