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Aug
1

Member News: August 2018

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JEFF ANDES, Director of Member Relations

As a long time employee of the private club industry, I have learned a lot in my travels.

Whether it is visiting Philadelphia area clubs or traveling to different regions of the country attending events for the Club Managers Association of America. I have seen clubs of different spectrum; from Colonial Country Club who has held the Colonial Tournament every year since 1946 to The City Club of Fort Worth, an impeccable athletic and social club. These clubs all may have different goals and attract different types of people, however there is one thing that they have in common; they exist to provide services to a vast membership. In my role here at The ACE Club it is my goal to ensure your happiness and satisfaction with this fine club.

With that in mind I am focused on you and your experience at The ACE Club. I hope that those of you who have engaged with me and offered feedback have seen that I am committed to this task as we continue to make progress. A few of our recent updates include enhancements at the halfway house a new Grille menu, new chef for The Grille, a self-serve La Colombe coffee station and more to come.

Please continue to engage me as I am here to serve our membership.

On a final note please join me in wishing Daniel Briones good luck as he leaves Chubb and The ACE Club to pursue a new career opportunity. Going forward I will continue in my current role, while also taking on some additional responsibilities for both the Club and Conference Center.

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Jul
5

Member News: July 2018

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JEFF ANDES, Director of Member Relations

As a long time employee of the private club industry, I have learned a lot in my travels.

Whether it is visiting Philadelphia area clubs or traveling to different regions of the country attending events for the Club Managers Association of America. I have seen clubs of different spectrum; from Colonial Country Club who has held the Colonial Tournament every year since 1946 to The City Club of Fort Worth, an impeccable athletic and social club. These clubs all may have different goals and attract different types of people, however there is one thing that they have in common; they exist to provide services to a vast membership. In my role here at The ACE Club it is my goal to ensure your happiness and satisfaction with this fine club.

With that in mind I am focused on you and your experience at The ACE Club. I hope that those of you who have engaged with me and offered feedback have seen that I am committed to this task as we continue to make progress. A few of our recent updates include enhancements at the halfway house a new Grille menu, new chef for The Grille, a self-serve La Colombe coffee station and more to come.

Please continue to engage me as I am here to serve our membership.

On a final note please join me in wishing Daniel Briones good luck as he leaves Chubb and The ACE Club to pursue a new career opportunity. Going forward I will continue in my current role, while also taking on some additional responsibilities for both the Club and Conference Center.

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Jun
1

Member News: June 2018

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DANIEL BRIONES, GENERAL MANAGER

It was a pleasure to meet many of our members at our recent member event that kicked off the start of the new season.

There were some questions asked about the strategic plan and the direction for The ACE Club. I am providing below highlights of the strategic vision that was developed before the start of the season.

This strategic vision was reviewed and approved by The ACE Club Executive committee; consisting of Chubb Executive Vice President for Global Operations, Technology & Real Estate, Ms. Julie Dillman and the Vice Chairman of the Chubb Group, Mr. John Lupica. Understanding this framework, will update you and help eliminate possible misconceptions further providing you a basis for providing feedback to help improve the Club. We seek transparency and collaboration with all Members.

The strategic vision is “To provide an exceptional golf club experience to all of our members by leveraging an exclusive Gary Player Signature designed golf course, superior grill-based food options and white glove service excellence to our members and their guests.”

View strategic vision highlights

We will continue to provide updates in our monthly communications and will chronicle those updates on our website in the BLOG section.

This year we have added a new position, Member Relations Director to whom you should direct questions, concerns or requests. Jeff Andes is your Club “concierge” and very experienced in golf club operations.

I am also pleased to introduce Susan Mahoney, who joined us in May as our Director of Membership Sales. Susan is anxious to meet all of you and would certainly appreciate referrals from your personal and professional network.
Finally, I would like to remind you that we recently sent you a communication asking that you update your contact information with us. We want to be sure we have your most current information and also want to identify the information that you wish to have made public to other members.

Update your contact information here

As always, I am at your service along with our team and look forward to a spectacular year together.

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