Alliance with John Wieland Homes and Neighborhoods Brings Troon’s Professional Services to One of Georgia’s Leading Semi-Private Clubs
Scottsdale, Ariz. (April 7, 2014) – Troon,® the leader in upscale golf course management, development, and marketing is pleased to announce its involvement with Woodmont Golf and Country Club, a semi-private club located in Canton, Ga.
As a part of the recent strategic alliance between Troon and John Wieland Homes and Neighborhoods, Woodmont Golf and Country Club will now benefit from Troon’s professional services. John Wieland Homes and Neighborhoods, the Southeast’s leading and most trusted residential home builder, opened Woodmont in 1999 as the developer’s first signature golf club.
“We are thrilled to begin a new alliance with John Wieland Homes and Neighborhoods and are confident that our management practices will result in extraordinary guest and member experiences at Woodmont Golf and Country Club,” stated Ryan Walls, Troon’s senior vice president, operations, sales & marketing. “Woodmont is positioned among the best clubs in Georgia with a wide range of amenities and activities, as well as an excellent golf course. We look forward to adding to the already outstanding reputation at Woodmont.”
Centered on Georgia’s first Robert Trent Jones, Jr. golf course, Woodmont is a premier golf destination providing fun, challenging play and a first-class club experience. Located just 15 minutes north of Alpharetta, the club has solidified its reputation as one of the best golf experiences in the Atlanta area with its pristine 18-hole golf and award-winning PGA staff.
“As the preeminent name in the golf industry, Troon was a perfect match for John Wieland Homes and Neighborhoods and our focus on delivering the very best for our homeowners, members and guests,” added Greg Huff, Chief Executive Officer of John Wieland Homes and Neighborhoods. “This relationship will allow us to further build on the great Woodmont experience we offer today, and we look forward to seeing Woodmont continue to flourish as one of the area’s favorite country club destinations.”
Considered among the top semi-private clubs in Georgia, Woodmont boasts active men’s, women’s and junior golf programs. Woodmont is also one of the area’s favorite country clubs with an unrivaled array of amenities, vibrant club membership and an onsite club social director. The club’s picturesque setting makes it a favorite for weddings and other private events. Plus, Woodmont offers an array of other amenities including its active Swim Club and Racquet Club.
Headquartered in Scottsdale, Ariz., Troon is the world’s largest golf management company also specializing in homeowner association management, private residence clubs, estate management and associated hospitality venues. The company oversees operations at Troon Golf (daily-fee & resort) and Troon Privé (private) properties located in 33 states and 27 countries. Additionally, 48 Troon facilities enjoy a Top 100 ranking by national or international publications. Troon properties include Centurion Club Hertfordshire, England; Classic Club, Palm Desert, Calif.; and Mazagan Beach & Golf Resort, El Jadida, Morocco. For more information Troon Golf, visit www.TroonGolf.com.
About John Wieland Homes and Neighborhoods
Created in 1970, John Wieland Homes and Neighborhoods is currently building in 40 neighborhoods in Atlanta, GA; Charleston, SC; Charlotte and Raleigh, NC and Nashville, TN. In its four-decade history, John Wieland Homes and Neighborhoods has won more than 600 awards for excellence, including National Builder of the Year, the National Housing Quality Award and the industry’s top award in 2005, America’s Best Builder. Widely recognized for excellence in the move-up market for its award-winning home design, quality and neighborhood planning, John Wieland Homes and Neighborhoods offers a portfolio of homes and townhomes from $200,000 to over $1 million. The John Wieland Homes and Neighborhoods brand is owned and operated by JW Homes, LLC, which is a partnership between the John Wieland family and Wheelock Street Capital, a real estate investment fund based in Greenwich, CT. For more information, visit jwhomes.com.