59CLUB USA TO CONDUCT MYSTERY SHOPPING TESTS, PROVIDE SURVEY TOOLS FOR MEMBER-OWNED ST. IVES CC

Monday August 30, 2021

STATHAM, Ga. – North American customer service satisfaction and benchmarking firm 59club USA announced today they added member-owned St. Ives Country Club to the 59club USA client roster. 59club USA will use their industry-leading proprietary software and objective data analysis tools to provide mystery shopping services, online survey tools and access to 59club’online training tool, Mentor to increase member satisfaction throughout the entire club experience.

“St. Ives is an incredible property and we’re delighted to begin working with them,” said Mike Kelly, managing partner, 59club USA. “We look forward to showcasing our world-class customer service platform and provide knowledgeable insights into their current operations.”

59club is a service-based management tool and customer service provider which uses objective data points and images to measure, improve and then maintain standards of customer service, in turn increasing visitor and member retention. Results of on-site testing from 59club are a boost to customer satisfaction, revenues and profits for clubs who use their services such as customer satisfaction surveys, mystery shopping services and employee training – both virtual and on-site.

“We’re extremely excited to use 59club USA’s mystery shopping services to help enhance our customer service, not only in our golf operations, but throughout our club experience,” said Mike Davis, GM at St. Ives. “As a member-owned private club, we’re only as good as the service we provide to our members and guests. We’re happy to employ these specific tools so we can continue to provide excellent service to our current and future members.”

St Ives Country Club is one of the premier private clubs in the Atlanta, Georgia area and provides a social environment for members, families. Located in Johns Creek, St Ives has provided golf, tennis, and swim programs for the entire family for over 30 years, offering high-caliber membership experience, while being one of the most warm, welcoming, and friendly country club in the area.

Already, 59club USA has established and developed relationships with more than 80 well-known golf clubs and resorts in North America including 14 TPC Network properties, Reynolds Lake Oconee, The Mid Ocean Club in Bermuda, Haig Point in South Carolina, Bobby Jones Links, Landscapes Golf Management, Brown Golf Management and Hampton Golf – some of the world’s largest golf management companies.

About 59Club USA

59Club USA is specifically designed to elevate sales and service standards. 59club USA provides mystery Shopper Audits, Customer Satisfaction Surveys, and Training Services, empowering venue managers to analyze their entire visitor and member experience, enabling them to set targets, monitor performance and ultimately make informed decisions to enhance their guest services. To learn more about 59club USA, visit https://www.59clubusa.com/.

59CLUB USA INKS DEAL TO CONDUCT MYSTERY SHOPPING TESTS FOR VICI PROPERTIES’ FOUR GOLF COURSES

Friday July 30, 2021

STATHAM, Ga. – North American customer service satisfaction and benchmarking firm 59club USA announced today they added VICI Properties and their four golf courses to the 59club USA client roster. 59club USA will use their industry-leading proprietary software and objective data analysis tools to provide mystery shopping services to help audit and improve the golf experience, event sales and group-outing sales at all four VICI owned golf courses.

“We’re excited to be assisting the high-end properties in the VICI portfolio with their customer service operations,” said Mike Kelly, managing partner of 59club USA. “We’re thrilled to get started and look forward to providing detailed feedback for each of their four unbelievable golf courses.”

The mystery shopping services provided by 59club USA will capture the golf experience from start to finish and provide industry-leading, unbiased feedback on hundreds of data points that fully encapsulates the customer experience at each club.

“We are excited to partner with 59club USA as our teams strive to offer the best customer service at each of our VICI Golf facilities,” said Jeff Krohn, VP of Golf Operations for VICI Properties. “Using 59club USA tools, our teams will have the best resources available to WOW our guests during each visit. The team at VICI Golf is very excited to get started.”

VICI Properties owns and operates four golf courses in the United States including Rio Secco in Las Vegas, Nevada, Grand Bear Golf Club in Biloxi, Mississippi, Chariot Run Golf Club in Laconia, Indiana and Cascata Golf Club – touted as the 8th Wonder of the Golfing World – in Boulder City, Nevada.

59club is a service-based management tool and customer service provider which uses objective data points and images to measure, improve and then maintain standards of customer service, in turn increasing visitor and member retention. Results of on-site testing from 59club are a boost to customer satisfaction, revenues and profits for clubs who use their services such as customer satisfaction surveys, mystery shopping services and employee training – both virtual and on-site.

Already, 59club USA has established and developed relationships with more than 80 well-known golf clubs and resorts in North America including 14 TPC Network properties, Reynolds Lake Oconee, The Mid Ocean Club in Bermuda, Haig Point in South Carolina, Bobby Jones Links, and Landscapes Golf Management – two of the world’s largest golf management companies.

About 59Club USA

59Club USA is specifically designed to elevate sales and service standards. 59club USA provides mystery Shopper Audits, Customer Satisfaction Surveys, and Training Services, empowering venue managers to analyze their entire visitor and member experience, enabling them to set targets, monitor performance and ultimately make informed decisions to enhance their guest services. To learn more about 59club USA, visit www.59clubusa.com.

About VICI Properties Inc.

VICI Properties Inc. is an experiential real estate investment trust that owns one of the largest portfolios of market-leading gaming, hospitality and entertainment destinations, including the world-renowned Caesars Palace. VICI Properties’ national, geographically diverse portfolio consists of 28 gaming facilities comprising 47 million square feet and features approximately 17,800 hotel rooms and more than 200 restaurants, bars, nightclubs and sportsbooks. Its properties are leased to industry leading gaming and hospitality operators, including Caesars Entertainment, Inc., Century Casinos, Inc., Hard Rock International Inc., JACK Entertainment LLC and Penn National Gaming, Inc. VICI Properties also has an investment in the Chelsea Piers, New York facility and owns four championship golf courses and 34 acres of undeveloped land adjacent to the Las Vegas Strip. VICI Properties aims to deliver sustained income and value growth through its strategy of creating the highest quality and most productive experiential asset portfolio in American real estate investment management.

59club USA signs agreement with The Old Club

Monday April 26, 2021

STATHAM, Ga. – North American customer service satisfaction and benchmarking firm 59club USA announced today they have added The Old Club to their client roster. The Old Club, located in Harsens Island, MI, is a member-owned, exclusive island resort and yacht club surrounded by the pristine, freshwater of the Great Lakes delta known as the St. ClairFlats. 59club USA will use their industry-leading proprietary survey tool to assist the Club in gathering information that will allow the General Manager and the Board to be able to make strategic, data-driven decisions.

“As a Board, we wanted to get our members’ thoughts on certain key strategic issues we were facing,” stated Sean Southers, The Old Club Board Member. “We also wanted to gain some insights on several key operational issues. Mike and the 59club USA team did a great job helping us formulate the right questions to ask and executed the survey in a very timely manner. They also left us an easy-to-use survey tool to continue to gather our members’ thoughts on a variety of issues going forward. Part of our plan is to begin surveying all of our new members on how they are being integrated into the club as well as collecting data on why our exiting members are leaving.”

“The Old Club had not done a survey of their membership in several years,” said Mike Kelly, Managing Partner of 59club USA. “Their members were eager to give input on certain key decisions the Board and Management are facing, as evidenced by the high participation rate of members in the survey (63%). That is one of the highest participation rates we have seen, and they received some great data as a result”.

59club USA has established and developed relationships with more than 60 well-known clubs, communities and resorts in North America including 14 TPC properties, We-Ko-Pa Golf Club, Cuscowilla on Lake Oconee, Fenway Golf Club, The Mid Ocean Club, Palmetto Bluff, Reynolds Lake Oconee, Ruark Golf Properties and Bobby Jones Links golf management company.

About 59Club USA

59Club USA is specifically designed to elevate sales and service standards. 59club USA provides mystery Shopper Audits,

Customer Satisfaction Surveys, and Training Services, empowering venue managers to analyze their entire visitor and member experience, enabling them to set targets, monitor performance and ultimately make informed decisions to enhance their guest services. To learn more about 59club USA, visit https://www.59clubusa.com/.

About The Old Club

The Old Club enables old time values, honors decades of tradition yet anticipates the need and necessity to stay current and positively evolving – a collaboration that encourages innovation & supports future development. To learn more about The Old Club, visit https://www.theoldclub.com/.

59club USA Renews Agreement with Haig Point

Thursday April 22, 2021

STATHAM, Ga. – North American customer service satisfaction and benchmarking firm 59club USA announced today they have reached an agreement to extend their partnership with Haig Point located on Daufuskie Island in Hilton Head, SC. The extension allows 59club USA to continue to use its proprietary, industry-leading software and objective data analysis tools to provide Haig Point with valuable, quantitative, and unbiased customer service feedback.

“We’ve chosen to renew with 59Club for another year because we continue to improve and want to be a podium club,” said Adam Martin, VP of Sales & Marketing at Haig Point. “Member retention and recruitment are our top priorities and providing a world-class member experience is our most important strategy in reaching our goals. Our net promoter score has increased 52 points since we began surveying and mystery shopping ourselvesIt would not have been possible without the help from the 59Club team.

“The team at Haig Point does an unbelievably great job taking action on the data we provide for them,” stated MikeKelly, Managing Partner for 59club USA. “From the very first mystery shop, they had a written action plan they presented to their Board to address each area that could be improved”. They also survey all their new members regarding how they are feeling as they settle into their new lifestyle. They do this by sending a few, short, thoughtful surveys at appropriate intervals within the first few months after joining to ensure that each new member is getting engaged at the club. They are extremely focused on taking great care of their members”

59club USA has established and developed relationships with more than 60 well-known private golf clubs, communities and resorts in North America including 14 TPC properties, We-Ko-Pa Golf Club, Cuscowilla on LakeOconee, Fenway Golf Club, The Mid Ocean Club, Palmetto Bluff, Reynolds Lake Oconee, Ruark Golf Properties and Bobby Jones Links golf management company.

About 59Club USA

59Club USA is specifically designed to elevate sales and service standards. 59club USA provides mystery ShopperAudits, Customer Satisfaction Surveys, and Training Services, empowering venue managers to analyze their entire visitor and member experience, enabling them to set targets, monitor performance, and ultimately make informed decisions to enhance their guest services. To learn more about 59club USA, visit https://www.59clubusa.com/.

About Haig Point

Haig Point is a historic private community located on Daufuskie Island in South Carolina. From 1735 through the founding of our club in 1986, our land has been of great importance to the surrounding island. With endless opportunities, Haig Point Club has become a premier destination for members with its 29 golf holes, tennis and fitness facilities, swimming, and beach recreation.

CONTACT:
Jonathan Crist
480.348.7540
jcrist@commlinks.com

Mike Kelly
706-347-0331
mkelly@59clubUSA.com

59club USA RENEWS AGREEMENT WITH TPC

Tuesday February 16, 2021

STATHAM, Ga.North American customer service satisfaction and benchmarking firm 59club USA announced today they have reached an agreement to extend their partnership with TPC Network which operates 30 high-end golf properties in North America many of which are featured on the PGA TOUR. The extension allows 59club USA to continue to use its proprietary, industry-leading software and objective data analysis tools to provide TPC Network with valuable, quantitative and unbiased customer service feedback. 59club USA will provide these services to 14 of TPC Network’s 30 golf properties.

“The training and testing platform created the much-needed visibility into our sales organization that we’ve wanted for a long time,” said Vic Aliprando, VP of Business Development of PGA TOUR Golf Course Properties. “We now have a consistent sales training program for all new hires which allows us to focus our retraining efforts specifically on those that need it and on the areas that they need. Mike and his team are incredibly responsive and have done so much to help our sales team.”

59club is a service-based management tool and customer service provider which uses objective data points and images to measure, improve and then maintain standards of customer service, in turn increasing visitor and member retention. Results of on-site testing from 59club are a boost to customer satisfaction, revenues and profits for clubs who use their services such as customer satisfaction surveys, mystery shopping services and employee training – both virtual and on-site.

“TPC Network and their team understands the importance of consistency when it comes to sales and customer service,” said Mike Kelly, Managing Partner of 59club USA. “We’re extremely excited to continue our relationship which has already paid dividends for their tremendous properties.”

59club USA has established and developed relationships with more than 50 well-known golf clubs and resorts in North America including 14 TPC properties, We-Ko-Pa Golf Club in Scottsdale, Cuscowilla on Lake Oconee, The Mid Ocean Club in Bermuda, Haig Point in South Carolina, Ruark Golf Properties in Ocean City, Maryland, and Bobby Jones Links – one of the world’s largest golf management companies.

About 59Club USA

59Club USA is specifically designed to elevate sales and service standards. 59club USA provides mystery Shopper Audits, Customer Satisfaction Surveys, and Training Services, empowering venue managers to analyze their entire visitor and member experience, enabling them to set targets, monitor performance and ultimately make informed decisions to enhance their guest services. To learn more about 59club USA, visit https://www.59clubusa.com/.

About TPC Network

Owned, operated, and licensed by the PGA TOUR, the TPC Network is comprised of 30 premiers private, resort and daily fee golf properties designed by some of golf’s most elite architects. Twenty of the clubs are operated by affiliates of PGA TOUR Golf Course Properties, Inc. Each TPC has hosted or has been designed to host TOUR-sponsored golf tournaments. Since TPC Sawgrass first opened its world-renowned PLAYERS Stadium Course in the fall of 1980, TPCs have provided the PGA TOUR with rent-free venues for tournaments, helping to boost championship golf purses and increasing charitable donations to grass roots non-profit organizations. At the same time, TPCs have provided recreational golfers with the unique opportunity to test their skills on the same layouts where the world’s best golfers compete.

TPCs are known for their history of hosting PGA TOUR-sponsored golf tournaments, their outstanding conditioning and amenities, as well as a commitment to environmental excellence. The TPC Network is also distinguished by its unwavering commitment to further the PGA TOUR’s giving back mission through support of charitable and community-based programs. For more information, please visit www.tpc.com. For the most up-to-date news, follow the TPC Network on Twitter (@PlayTPC), Instagram (@PlayTPC) or Facebook.com/TPCNetwork.

USA venues

Wednesday January 20, 2021

USA

Arizona

TPC Scottsdale (Scottsdale), We-Ko-Pa (Fort McDowell), Pinnacle Peak Country Club (Scottsdale), Ancala Country Club (Scottsdale), Arrowhead Country Club (Glendale), Continental Golf Club (Scottsdale), Kokopelli Golf Club (Gilbert), Raven Golf Club (Phoenix), Stonecreek Golf Club (Phoenix), Superstition Springs Golf Club (Mesa), Tatum Ranch Golf Club (Cave Creek), The Legend at Arrowhead (Glendale)

Bermuda

The Mid Ocean Club (St. George’s)

California

David L. Baker Golf Course (Fountan Valley), Los Robles Greens Golf Course (Thousand Oaks), Meadowlark Golf Club (Huntington Beach), Shandin Hills Golf Club (San Bernadino), The Club at Ruby Hill (Pleasanton), The Oaks Club at Valencia (Valencia), Tierra Rejada Golf Club (Moorpark), Valencia Country Club (Valencia)

Colorado

The Broadlands Golf Course (Broomfield), Greeley Country Club (Greeley), Kings Deer Golf Club (Monument), Arrowhead Golf Club (Littleton), The Club at Pradera (Parker), The Pinery Country Club (Parker)

Connecticut

TPC River Highlands (Cromwell)

Florida

TPC Sawgrass (Ponte Vedra Beach), Vanderbilt Country Club (Naples), Azario Lakewood Ranch (Lakewood Ranch), Golf Club of the Everglades (Naples), The Palencia Club (St. Augustine), Baypoint Golf Club (Panama City), The Club at Weston Hills (Weston)

Georgia

Cuscowilla on Lake Oconee (Eatonton), TPC Sugarloaf (Duluth), Reynolds Lake Oconee (Greensboro), Bobby Jones Golf Course (Atlanta), Cobblestone Golf Course (Acworth), Legacy/Fox Creek (Smyrna), Osprey Cove Golf Club (St. Mary’s), The Club at Lake Sinclair (Milledgeville), The Georgia Club (Statham), Big Canoe (Jasper). St. Ives Country Club (Johns Creek)

Illinois

TPC Deere Run (Silvis), Pinecrest Golf Club (Huntley), Eagle Brook Country Club (Geneva), Fresh Meadow Golf Club (Hillside), Ruffled Feathers Golf Club (Lemont), Tamarack Golf Club (Naperville)

Iowa

Dodge Riverside (Council Bluffs), Shoreline Golf Course (Carter Lake)

Indiana

Kokomo Country Club (Kokomo), Chariot Run Golf Club (Laconia)

Kansas

Manhattan Country Club (Manhattan)

Louisiana

Metairie Country Club (Metairie), TPC Louisiana (Avondale)

Massachusetts

TPC Boston (Norton)

Maryland

TPC Potomac (Potomac) , Glen Riddle – Man O’ War (Berlin), Glen Riddle – War Admiral (Berlin), The Links at Lighthouse Sound (Bishopville), Rum Pointe Seaside Golf Links (Berlin), Renditions Golf Course (Davidson), Hunt Valley Country Club (Phoenix), Montgomery Country Club (Laytonsville)

Michigan

The Old Club ( Harsens Island), Treetops Resort (Gaylord)

Minnesota

TPC Twin Cities (Blaine), Majestic Oaks Golf Club (Ham Lake)

Mississippi

Grand Bear Golf Club (Saucier)

Missouri

The Courses at Forest Park (St. Louis), The Highlands Golf & Tennis Center (St. Louis)

Nebraska

Ashland Golf Club (Ashland), Jackrabbit Run Golf Course (Grand Island), Pacific Spring (Omaha)

Nevada

TPC Las Vegas (Las Vegas), TPC Summerlin (Las Vegas), Cascata Golf Club (Boulder City), Rio Secco Golf Club (Henderson), Desert Pines Golf Club (Las Vegas), Las Vegas Golf Club (Las Vegas), Painted Desert Golf Club (Las Vegas)

New Jersey

TPC Jasna Polana (Princeton)

New York

Fenway Golf Club (Scarsdale), Country Club of Rochester (Rochester)

North Carolina

Cross Creek Country Club (Mount Airy), Pine Island CC (Charlotte), Hope Valley Country Club (Durham), Cleveland Country Club (Shelby), Colonial Country Club (Thomasville)

Ohio

TPC River’s Bend (Maineville), Oak Shadows Golf Course (New Philadelphia), Union Country Club (Dover), Signature of Solon Country Club (Solon), Fox Meadow Country Club (Medina), The Club at Tartan Fields (Dublin), Weymouth Country Club (Medina)

Pennsylvania

Butlers Golf Course, (Elizabeth)

South Carolina

Palmetto Bluff (Bluffton), Haig Point (Hilton Head), Palmetto Hall (Hilton Head), Sea Pines Country Club, (Hilton Head) I’On Club (Mount Pleasant), Mixson Club (N. Charleston), Patriots Point Links (Mount Pleasant), Cobblestone Park Golf Club (Blythewood)

South Dakota

Elmwood Golf Course (Sioux Falls), Prairie Green Golf Course (Sioux Falls)

Tennessee

TPC Southwind (Memphis), The Ooltewah Club (Ooltewah), The Grove (College Grove)

Texas

TPC San Antonio (San Antonio), Boot Ranch (Fredericksburg), Harlingen Country Club (Harlingen), The Hideout Golf Club & Resort (Brownwood), Max Mandel Golf Course (Laredo),Bear Creek Golf Club (Dallas), Clear Creek Golf Club (Houston), Cowboys Golf Club (Grapevine), Iron Horse Golf Club (N. Richland Hills), Lake Park Golf Club (Lewisville), Lake Ridge Country Club (Lubbock), Lantana Golf Club (Lantana), Mansfield National Golf Club (Mansfield), Meadowbrook Canyon Creek GC (Lubbock), Plantation Golf Club (Frisco), The Golf Club at Cinco Ranch (Katy), The Golf Club at Twin Creeks (Allen), The Golf Club Fossil Creek (Ft. Worth), White Bluff Resort (Whitney), Canyon Springs Golf Club (San Antonio), Onion Creek Country Club (Austin), River Place Country Club (Austin), The Dominion Country Club (San Antonio), Twin Creeks Country Club (Cedar Park), Broad Bay Country Club (Virginia Beach)

Utah

Talisker Club (Hideout), The Country Club (Salt Lake City), Jeremy Ranch (Park City)

Virginia

Winchester Country Club (Winchester), Hidden Valley CC (Salem)

Washington

The Club at Snoqualmie Ridge (Snoqualmie)

Wyoming

The Golf Club at Devils Tower (Hulett), Three Crowns Golf Club (Casper)

59CLUB USA ADDS THREE STORIED DEVELOPMENT LUXURY CLUB COMMUNITIES TO CLIENT ROSTER

Wednesday October 14, 2020

STATHAM, Ga.North American customer service satisfaction and benchmarking firm 59club USA announced today they’ve added three private golf communities which Storied Development’s actively involved with  to their client roster including The Grove in Nashville, Tennessee, Boot Ranch in Fredericksburg, Texas and Talisker Club in Park City, Utah. 59club USA will use its industry-leading proprietary software and objective data analysis tools to provide feedback on Member satisfaction and utilize their exclusive my59 Mentor on-line training platform for Storied Development.

“The core of our business is ensuring our members receive a world-class, luxury experience in all areas and aspects of our communities,” said Mark Enderle, Partner, Storied Development LLC. “By engaging 59club, we receive the actionable and unbiased feedback from our residents and property owners we need to achieve our goal of consistent customer service improvement, continued success and growth.” 

59club is a service-based management tool and customer service provider which uses objective data points and images to measure, improve and then maintain standards of customer service, in turn increasing visitor and member retention. Results of on-site testing from 59club are a boost to customer satisfaction, revenues and profits for clubs who use their services such as customer satisfaction surveys, mystery shopping services and employee training – both virtual and on-site.

“Storied Development’s incredible properties are some of the most beautiful and luxurious private golf communities in the country and we’re delighted to begin working with them,” said Mike Kelly, managing partner, 59club USA. “We look forward to showcasing our world-class customer service platform and provide knowledgeable insights which will help shape future plans and achieve customer service excellence throughout their portfolio.”

Already, 59club USA has established and developed relationships with more than 45 well-known golf clubs and resorts in North America including 14 TPC properties, Reynolds Lake Oconee, The Mid Ocean Club in Bermuda, Haig Point in South Carolina, Ruark Golf Properties in Ocean City, Maryland and Bobby Jones Links – one of the world’s largest golf management companies.

About 59Club USA

59Club USA is specifically designed to elevate sales and service standards. 59club USA provides mystery Shopper Audits, Customer Satisfaction Surveys, and Training Services, empowering venue managers to analyze their entire visitor and member experience, enabling them to set targets, monitor performance and ultimately make informed decisions to enhance their guest services. To learn more about 59club USA, visit https://www.59clubusa.com/.

About Storied Development

Storied Development, LLC, is a partnership of seasoned real estate executives with a 30-year track record of success in the development, marketing, sales and operation of private club communities throughout the continental U.S., Caribbean, Mexico and Hawaii. The leadership team currently has an active role in three private golf communities, The Grove (College Grove, TN), Boot Ranch (Fredericksburg, TX) and Talisker Club (Hideout, UT). To learn more about Storied Development, visit https://storiedliving.com/.