Striking the Balance
Cape Fear Country Club’s Ambitious Renovations Appeal to AllRead More
Women are very often the family arbiter of discretionary spending — and have been highly influential in the evolution of clubs in recent decades. We’ve seen their influence on everything from foodservice and décor to creating broader family activities.
Q: As women’s club use and influence continues to grow, where will clubs focus to cater to their needs?
Prepared meal take-out and healthier dining choices — with vegan and gluten-free selections.
—Bob Hickman, Chairman,
Less intimidating golf. Beginners’ clinics and 3-holers’ groups that let women enjoy the social aspect — on a busy schedule.
Director of Planning
Putting more women in member leadership and professional management positions.
Director of Club Studio
Varied activities for kids of every age and interest level.
—Patricia Sampson, Managing Director
More cutting edge interior design.
Senior Interior Design Associate
Sophisticated swimming facilities and programs.
Director of Architecture
Well designed restrooms that accommodate baby changing stations.
President & CEO, Master Planner