Honoring Excellence in Chapter Education 2017


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Honoring Excellence in Chapter Education   


Melissa Low 
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Alexandria, VA – March 2, 2017 – The Club Managers Association of America (CMAA) is proud to announce its Award for Excellence in Education winners. These chapters excelled in their educational programming in 2016. These awards were announced on Saturday, February 11, at the Closing Business Session of the 90th World Conference on Club Management and Club Business Expo in Orlando, FL.

The Award for Excellence in Education showcases CMAA chapters that are contributing to the club management profession through creative, informative, relevant and innovative annual programming. Each winning chapter in the Small, Medium and Large categories is awarded an Education Grant from The Club Foundation to be used toward future chapter education programs.

Award for Excellence in Education Recipients

First Place Chapters

Small Chapter: Illini
Medium Chapter: Wisconsin Badger

Large Chapter: Golden State

Second Place Chapters

Medium Chapter: New York State

Large Chapter: Metropolitan

Most Improved Chapters

Medium Chapter: Virginias

Large Chapter: Georgia

The Club Managers Association of America would like to extend its sincere congratulations to these chapters. CMAA members benefit from industry leading professional development, membership networking and innovative solutions connected by a vibrant network of 44 chapters across the country and internationally. For more information on the CMAA and its chapters, please visit www.cmaa.org/Chapters.aspx.

About CMAA

The Club Managers Association of America (CMAA) is the largest professional association for managers of membership clubs with 6,700 members throughout the US and internationally. Our managers operate more than 2,500 country, golf, athletic, city, faculty, military, town and yacht clubs. The objectives of the Association are to promote relationships between club management professionals and other similar professions; to encourage the education and advancement of members; and to provide the resources needed for club managers to operate efficiently and successfully. CMAA is headquartered in Alexandria, VA, with 44 professional chapters and more than 45 student chapters and colonies. Learn more at www.cmaa.org.


About The Club Foundation
The Club Foundation, a 501(c)(3) organization, was established by CMAA in 1988. The Foundation seeks to fund the life cycle of a club manager’s career, providing financial support for five key areas: students, faculty, club managers, CMAA chapters and the club industry at large. It supports the advancement of club management professionals, funding industry education programs through scholarships and grants. Learn more at www.clubfoundation.org.