Inside News

Deadline Extended to April 27 for the 2018 Finance and Operations Survey

Managers can participate online at On average, the survey should take approximately one to two hours to complete. Survey participants can save their data at any time, complete the survey via an Excel upload, or add users to complete department level data. Past participants can copy forward last year’s data for a more streamlined experience. Learn more.

Introducing the CMAA Fellows Program

The CMAA Fellows Program is an honorary recognition program distinguishing those living CMAA members who epitomize the leadership, integrity, involvement, and contributions of club management professionals. These individuals have made significant contributions to the betterment of the profession and CMAA throughout their careers. Those selected as a “CMAA Fellow” are recognized as highly engaged individuals for their contributions to the profession and are called to continued service as mentors, facilitators, thought leaders, and champions within the club community. For more information, visit

BMI Sports & Recreation Management Set for January 2019

CMAA is excited to announce the addition of a new program to the Business Management Institutes. BMI Sports & Recreation Management will be a five-day, 40-hour intensive program designed for managers to explore to explore all management aspects of a club’s recreational features and offerings in a comprehensive manner. Like the other BMI programs, this program takes a tangible, hands-on approach to the subject matter. Learn more.

Do You Know Someone Who Could Benefit from Joining CMAA?

Do you know someone at your club who could benefit from being a member of CMAA? If so, encourage them to join today! We are now halfway through the 2018 membership year, and CMAA National dues are $250 ($212.50 for Alumnus) through August 31, 2018. The application process starts at the local level, so direct them to your chapter contact.  For more info, send prospective members to and help grow our Association.

Upcoming Technology Enhancements Coming Soon to Online Member Directory

For many years, CMAA has provided association members with an email alias ( Since its inception, this has been a tool for the CMAA community to remain connected but we have found that advertising the address has waned in recent years; while convenient for directing messages to other individuals, adoption of the address is no longer popular. CMAA is putting new solutions in place and has reviewed current association best practices for keeping members connected. Due to the change in technology and association practice, the use of email aliases will be discontinued on June 1, 2018. Read More

Go International with 2018 BMI New Zealand
BMI International, co-presented by CMAA and Golf Manager’s Association of New Zealand, will offer an immersive cultural experience in club management in and around Queenstown, New Zealand, October 4-9, 2018, and will include educational presentations interspersed with unparalleled experiences. Queenstown is New Zealand’s leading alpine resort and a favorite destination for international visitors, offering a special combination of activities, landscape, people, and culture that makes it a unique destination experience. Review the complete schedule and guest program. Don’t delay. Register now. This session is already exceeding 50 percent of capacity, and is expected to sell out. 

Club Management Magazine March/April 2018

New Issue of Club Management Magazine
March/April Edition: State of the Industry