Chambers and CMAA Announce Partnership


Baltimore, MD | September 12, 2012

Chambers, a Baltimore-based planning, architecture and interior design firm specializing in private country, golf and city clubs, announced today a five-year partnership with the Club Managers Association of America (CMAA) and its philanthropic arm, Club Foundation (CF). Chambers joins a small group of companies contributing to CMAA’s CAP, or Corporate Advantage Program, their bronze sponsorship supporting the organization’s educational initiatives, national conferences and other events and programs.

Chambers’ sponsorship will help forward CMAA’s annual World Conference, Business Management Institute, Leadership/Legislative Conference and Mid-Managers Conference, among other events. The firm joins CAP sponsors John Deere Golf, Club Car, E-Z-GO and Cybex, among others.

“The Club Managers Association and its Club Foundation are the leading sources of information and education for the club industry,” said Rick Snellinger, President and CEO of Chambers. “We look forward to being able to support the growth and evolution of the industry through a productive, long-term partnership with CMAA.”

Said Jim Singerling, CCM, Chief Executive Officer of the Club Managers Association of America, “Chambers sets the standard for innovative club and facility design. We are excited to be working with Chambers as, collectively, we look to further the profession of club management in America and beyond.”

Chambers is a full-service architecture and interior design firm that specializes in innovative club planning and strategic facilities design for private country, golf and city clubs. Founded in 1899, Chambers engaged its first private club, the Baltimore Country Club, in 1945. Today, it has worked with hundreds of clubs nationwide. Recent clients include Inverness Country Club in Birmingham, Alabama, winner of Golf Inc. magazine’s New Clubhouse of the Year award and the Charlotte Country Club, which took second place honors from Golf Inc. for extensive renovation of its 100-year-old clubhouse, Other clients include Greenville Country Club in Greenville, South Carolina, Ballantyne Country Club in Charlotte, Scarsdale Golf Club in Hartsdale, NY, and Illahe Hills Country Club in Salem, Oregon.