Golf News for Thursday, December 6, 2012 | People

Matt Zvanut named Head Professional at The Golf Club at Ballantyne in Charlotte, North Carolina

Matt Zvanut has been promoted to head professional at The Golf Club at Ballantyne, located at The Ballantyne Hotel & Lodge, a Luxury Collection Hotel in Charlotte, NC. In his new role, Zvanut's responsibilities include overseeing tee sheet management, budgeting, staff scheduling and Pro Shop operations, as well as upholding exceptional service standards and maintaining quality of facility.

"Matt is a natural leader, and his promotion to head professional is well-deserved," said Woody Allen, director of golf at The Golf Club at Ballantyne. "Matt understands the importance of exceeding guest expectations and has been instrumental in elevating the overall golf experience."

Zvanut joined The Golf Club at Ballantyne as a first assistant golf pro in April 2011. Prior to joining The Golf Club at Ballantyne, Zvanut was assistant golf professional at Cedarwood Country Club in Charlotte, NC. Before that, Zvanut served as assistant professional at The Divide Golf Club in Charlotte, NC. Zvanut is very involved in the Carolinas section of the PGA. A native of Southaven, MS, Zvanut earned his bachelor of science from Mississippi State University.

Selected as a "Best Place to Play" with a 4 ½-star rating by Golf Digest, The Golf Club at Ballantyne is committed to providing the finest golf experience in the region. The Golf Club's 18-hole, par 71 golf course is ideal for individual play and group golf tournaments and outings. With a full-service outing pavilion, clubhouse, golf shop, custom club fitting and practice area, The Golf Club at Ballantyne is dedicated to delivering the best in course facilities and personalized service. For more information, please visit or call 704-248-4383.

Christina Thigpen
The Golf Club at Ballantyne