Golf Genius Software announces new Senior Advisor

Golf Genius Software, the leading worldwide provider of tournament management solutions, has announced the appointment of Christian Faergemann as Senior Advisor with immediate effect. Faergemann, a Danish native, brings a wealth of golfing experience to his new role with Golf Genius including 17 years at GolfBox. With his background in golf management software, he will […]

CMAE to host first ever MDP Sport & Recreation this August

The Club Managers Association of Europe (CMAE) will host the first ever Management Development Programme on Sport & Recreation this summer in London on 1-5 August.    The five day education course is aimed at Managers wanting a wider view of sports, fitness, recreation and wellness operations.  It focuses on racquet sports (tennis, padel tennis, […]

CMAE’S biggest event of the year now open for registration

The Club Managers Association of Europe (CMAE) have officially opened registration for the 2022 European Conference on Club Management. The flagship event will be held in Costa Adeje, Tenerife on the 5-8 November 2022 and will provide a jam packed programme featuring education sessions, inspiring keynotes and time for networking and enjoying the many sights […]

Dubai delights with ultimate MDP week

The CMAE held three of its Management Development Programmes during the week of 8-12 May 2022 in Dubai in collaboration with Dubai Golf and CMAE MENA. MDP part 1, MDP part 2 and MDP Food & Beverage all took place collectively hosting 51 delegates from an international background creating a fantastic networking environment. During the […]

Magical Montreux hosts MDP Food & Beverage

The Club Managers Association of Europe (CMAE) hosted their latest MDP course on Food & Beverage in the picturesque town of Montreux, Switzerland on the 25-29 April. The five day education course focused on increasing delegates knowledge of Food & Beverage operations with sessions on customer service, stock taking, recruitment, costing a dish, profitability, events, […]

Golf Genius announce partnership with Stuart Gillett

Golf Genius Software, the leading worldwide provider of tournament management solutions, announces an engagement with Stuart Gillett to assist the ongoing development of Golf Genius across the UK and EMEA regions.  Gillett will offer support to the existing team on the acquisition of new clients and support existing Golf Genius clients in making the most […]

The journey to CCM – Les Durno

What a journey – July 2012 – appointed General Manager of the Club that I’d been a member at since 1970  – proud as punch to be the man at the helm, with a really strong team behind me with such longevity in many of the roles. It was my first foray into Golf Club […]

Cruden Bay General Manager becomes Certified Club Manager

The CMAE is delighted to announce that Les Durno, General Manager at Cruden Bay Golf Club has gained the internationally renowned Certified Club Manager (CCM) certification.  The CCM designation has been the hallmark of professionalism in club management since 1965 and is the cornerstone of CMAE’s education programme. It is recognised globally as a valuable […]

An unFOREgetable week in St Andrews

The CMAE continues to deliver top class club management education with the latest Management Development Programme on golf management hosted in St Andrews on the 28 March to 01 April 2022. An international group of 18 delegates came to St Andrews, the Home of Golf for five days of education focusing on managing golf operations, […]

Obbi Golf and Belvoir Park Golf Club

MAJOR players across the golf industry are endorsing a new product which helps ensure the safety, compliance and training standards at golf clubs are up to date literally at the click of a button. Golf clubs, golf course management organisations, insurance companies, health & safety and legal experts have all sung the praises of Obbi […]