Golf News for Friday, April 11, 2014 | Courses

Troon announces relationship with Reunion Country Club in Georgia

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- Troon,® the leader in upscale golf course management, development, and marketing is pleased to announce its involvement with Reunion Country Club, one of the top-rated courses in Georgia.

As a part of the recent strategic alliance between Troon and John Wieland Homes and Neighborhoods, Reunion Country Club will now benefit from Troon’s professional services. John Wieland Homes and Neighborhoods, known as the Southeast’s leading and most trusted residential home builder, opened Reunion Country Club in 2001 as the centerpiece of its second signature golf club neighborhood.

Located in Hoschton, Ga., Reunion Country Club features dramatic elevation changes and beautiful views across its championship par 72 golf course. Designed by course architect Michael Riley, the layout provides a fun and challenging test of golf measuring 6,936 yards from the back tees and was named among the “Best Courses You Can Play” in Georgia for the second straight year by Golfweek Magazine.

“We are thrilled to extend our new alliance with John Wieland Homes and Neighborhoods by delivering our professional services to Reunion Country Club,” stated Ryan Walls, Troon’s senior vice president, operations, sales & marketing. “Reunion has long been considered among the region’s best golf properties and we are excited to contribute to the extraordinary guest and member experiences found at this unique club.”

Reunion Country Club combines an idyllic setting, a spectacular course and a professional PGA staff that provides a first-class golf experience that is second to none, and all at a great value. Home to active men’s, women’s, senior and junior golf association programs, Reunion’s picturesque setting also makes it the perfect backdrop for special events and weddings.

“Reunion already combines a great golf experience with first-class club facilities,” added Greg Huff, chief executive officer of John Wieland Homes and Neighborhoods. “Troon is the preeminent name in the golf industry, and we’re excited that this new partnership will help us to continue to deliver the best service and value for our homeowners, players and guests at Reunion.”

For detailed membership information, call (770) 967-8300 or visit www.reuniongolfclub.com.

About Troon
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 www.jwhomes.com.

Media contacts:

Brett Brooks
Troon
480.477.0480
bbrooks@troongolf.com

Jennifer Nilsson
John Wieland Homes and Neighborhoods
770-703-1735
jennifer.nilsson@jwhomes.com