Damon J. DiOrio, CCM (Certified Club Manager), CCE (Certified Chief Executive), Chief Executive Officer of Charlotte Country Club in Charlotte, NC, was elected President of the Club Managers Association of America (CMAA) at the 87th World Conference and Club Business Expo, held in Orlando, FL.
DiOrio has been with Charlotte Country Club since 1990 and became CEO in 2003. He joined CMAA in 1994. He has served on several national committees including the Chapter/Member Services Committee, the At-Conference Chapter of the Year Committee, the Brand Identity Task Force and the Long Range Planning Committee, among others. He is a current member of the CMAA International Wine Society. DiOrio first joined the Board of Directors in 2007.
On the chapter level, DiOrio has served on the Carolinas Club Foundation Board of Directors as well as Secretary/Treasurer, Vice President and President for the Carolinas Chapter. He also served as the Carolinas Chapter Education Chairman, Region I Chairman and Wine Society Chairman.
DiOrio remains an active member of other charitable endeavors, working with the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, the Leukemia Society First Connection, the Western NC Board of Trustees, the USGA South East Green Section Committee and the Chaine des Rotisseurs.
As CMAA President, DiOrio will work with members and allied associations to develop and promote high standards of professionalism, leadership and education in club management.