Representing the Company’s Only Facility Located in Westchester County
Scottsdale, Ariz. (January 5, 2010) – Troon Golf,® the leader in upscale golf course management, development and marketing is pleased to announce it has been selected to manage The Canyon Club in Armonk, N.Y.
The Canyon Club, originally founded in 1974, is a private golf and country club nestled on 160 glorious acres overlooking the town of Armonk. The 6,350-yard championship golf course, with its pristine conditions, is right at home in Westchester County – an area known for world-class golf. The Canyon Club offers full country club amenities including 14 har-tru tennis courts and a 60,000 square-foot clubhouse. The clubhouse provides services for private and corporate functions and an outdoor cocktail terrace offering the ideal setting to enjoy spectacular sunset views.
Canyon Club Partners II, LLC of New York City recently purchased the club from Mitsubishi International, which had owned the property since 1974. The club’s new ownership group is just one example of the many exciting changes that will be implemented, including a clubhouse renovation project that will be completed in time for the 2010 season.
“We are excited to partner with Canyon Club Partners II, LLC on what is sure to become one of the most desirable private facilities in the region,” stated Hud Hinton, president and CEO, Troon Golf. “We are confident that combining the club’s existing amenities and future improvements with the skill and experience of Troon Golf will result in extraordinary guest and member experiences.”
New programs at The Canyon Club will be tailored specifically for the entire family to emphasize golf and tennis lessons utilizing the latest teaching technology and talented teaching professionals. Plans also include re-establishing the club as a premier venue for private functions and social events offering high quality food and beverage services.
“We are delighted to have prestigious Troon Golf on board as the club’s management company as we move forward rapidly with our plans to reposition The Canyon Club as a full-service country club with an outstanding list of amenities,” said Jeffrey B. Mendell, a principal in the club’s new ownership. “As a long-time resident of Armonk, I am particularly pleased to be involved in the revitalization of this club which has been such an important part of the local community for nearly four decades,” Mendell added.
Headquartered in Scottsdale, Ariz., Troon Golf is the world’s largest golf management company, overseeing operations at properties located in 31 states and 26 countries. Additionally, 39 Troon Golf facilities enjoy a Top 100 ranking by national or international publications. Troon Golf properties include Oneida Golf and Country Club, Green Bay, Wis.; Troon North Golf Club, Scottsdale, Ariz.; The Golf Club at Equinox, Manchester Village, Vt.; Classic Club, Palm Desert, Calif.; One&Only Ocean Club, Paradise Island, Bahamas; and The Grove, London, England.
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