The Platinum Circle
The Platinum Circle has been created to provide Club Managers, Boards and Members with an array of programs and benefits to enhance the Platinum Clubs of America program. Platinum Licensees will be provided with full contact information and instructions once their License is secured.
Programs and Benefits for your Club
CADDIEMASTER® will provide a complimentary phone consultation or schedule an onsite visit to present a complete evaluation of your Club’s Caddie Program.
CaddieMaster is the leading provider of caddie services in America. Currently, the organization consists of more than 2,000 caddies and 100 managers. A comprehensive client list includes many of the finest Private Clubs in the world. CaddieMaster has developed a unique recruitment and screening process, daily operational management systems, training programs and materials that ensure Clubs receive an exceptional caddie product. www.caddiemaster.com
DENEHY CLUB THINKING PARTNERS®will engage your Club’s management and Board in a one-hour phone consultation on Club governance, executive career planning, membership marketing and/or executive performance management.
Denehy Club Thinking Partners is a full service executive search and management consulting firm serving the Private Club and boutique resort industries. Club Thinking Partners has consulted on more than 600 projects. Whether recruiting a senior level employee, evaluating an aspect of club operations, advising the board on governance, or strengthening your management team’s effectiveness, they are your thinking partner. www.denehycpt.com
LEGENDARY PUBLISHING & MEDIA GROUP will conduct an onsite presentation on custom book publishing or the design and production of Club collateral materials.
Legendary Publishing & Media Group (LPMG) is the premier custom book publishing company for many of the world’s Private Clubs. They produce books of exceptional quality for your Club’s anniversary, centennial or history. Their books include: The Yale Club of New York City, The History of Newport Country Club, The Story of Golf at The Country Club (Brookline, Mass.) and The Art of the The Links Club (New York City). LPMG also designs and produces Club collateral materials including video, brochures, newsletters (both print and digital) and email campaigns. www.legendarypmg.com
MITCHELL SPEARMAN offers a complimentary phone consultation regarding instruction and academy operations, or he will make an onsite visit for a preferred fee.
For more than 30 years, Mr. Spearman has been at the top of the golf instructional industry, providing invaluable insight regarding practice facility, instructional academy design and operations. With academy locations across the Eastern U.S., the Caribbean, and in London, he has in-depth knowledge of every aspect of the business. Mr. Spearman has developed a list of best practices that Clubs leverage to upgrade operations, improve service, and enhance profitability. www.mitchellspearman.com
THE NATIONAL CLUB ASSOCIATION®Vice President of Government Relations and General Counsel, Brad Steele, will consult by telephone for one hour in 2017 and 2018 on your Club’s issues of concern, and matters impacting the Private Club industry.
The NCA has been the advocate for the Private Club industry in Washington, D.C., for more than 55 years. As the voice of Private Clubs on Capitol Hill, NCA ensures that Club concerns are forefront when legislative and regulatory issues affecting the industry are being decided. NCA provides Club leaders an array of resources on Club industry trends, governance best practices, legal and operational matters and ways to strengthen Club leadership. Mr. Steele serves as the industry’s chief lobbyist and has expert knowledge of legislation and regulations impacting Private Clubs as well as the cases that can set precedence for the industry, which is an extremely valuable asset. www.nationalclub.org
Programs and Beneﬁts for your Club and Members
JETSUITE® will offer private jet charter from their extensive fleet to Club members at their most preferred rate, and provide flight credits for membership deposits.
JetSuite’s vision is to provide the freedom and exhilaration of private air travel to more people than ever by transparent pricing, efficient operations, acute attention to detail, acclaimed customer service and industry leading safety practices. JetSuite’s fleet offers WiFi-equipped Phenom 100s, JetSuite Edition CJ3s and 30-seat E135s. JetSuite is IS-BAO certified and rated Platinum by ARGUS, the highest possible safety rating in the private jet industry. www.jetsuite.com
PERRY GOLF™will provide Club members a food & beverage or golf shop credit equal to 10% of the value of a PerryGolf Land Tour or 5% for a Cruise. Guests who travel on the same itinerary will receive a 5% credit on any future PerryGolf Land Tour or Cruise.
PerryGolf™ is one of the most respected providers of golf tours and cruises to the world’s most memorable destinations, ranging from Scotland and Ireland to the Mediterranean, the Caribbean, Russia, Canada, the Arabian Gulf, New Zealand, Australia and South Africa. Since 1984, they have arranged every aspect of custom and fixed itineraries for groups of men, women and couples that combine marquee golf with sightseeing, safaris, wine tours and luxury resorts. Also offered are custom packages with exclusive access to The Open. www.perrygolf.com
SHOP THE FINEST®will present to your Club members, who enjoy and appreciate the finest men’s apparel and accessories, a 10% credit for each purchase made through the Shop The Finest online store.
Shop The Finest specializes is presenting, through their online store, the finest men’s luxury clothing and accessories in the world, for a fraction of normal retail prices. The majority of selections and offerings are handmade and imported directly from Italy, with new merchandise arriving weekly. Luxury brands include Brioni, Brunello Cucinelli, Kiton, Loro Piana, Zegna and many other renowned tailors. Many of the suits and jackets require days of hand stitching to finish, and feature the best design and most luxurious fabrics. www.shopthefinest.com
TECHNOGYM® professionals will participate in a telephone consultation or onsite visit providing a comprehensive evaluation for your Club. Club members may benefit from the same exclusive pricing on home equipment, as offered to licensed Clubs.
Technogym is a world-class leader in the innovation and manufacturer of high-end fitness equipment and wellness technology solutions for commercial and private use. Offering multiple lines of elite fitness products, and as the official fitness equipment supplier of the past six Olympic Games, Technogym has cemented its place as the world’s most prestigious provider of high-quality, ergonomically sound fitness equipment. Technogym equipment can be found in over 65,000 facilities and over 100,000 homes throughout 100 countries in the world. www.technogym.com