Member Communications

CMAA members will receive pertinent and relevant information in a number of ways, however most membership outreach will be transmitted via email. Please make sure the email is on your safe senders list.

If you have not been receiving emails from CMAA or if you have opted out of any emails in the past, please contact us to make sure we have your current information.

As a current CMAA member, you are automatically subscribed to these publications and notifications. Each email you will receive will contain an unsubscribe option. You can manage what categories of email you receive by clicking the “Manage CMAA email preferences” at the bottom of each CMAA email.

Please note that if you choose to unsubscribe to ALL email that you will cease to receive any future emails from CMAA. Opting out will remove you from ALL electronic CMAA correspondence.


On a weekly basis, you will receive: 

Webinar Invitations – CMAA's Webinar series is interactive and educational. Invitations to register for the session are generally sent one week prior to the live event.  

Club Management Weekly – Delivered on Mondays, this newsletter uses AI technology to source content based on your interests from business journals to the latest industry news in a weekly, easily digestible format. It is a fully customized source of relevant information for CMAA’s members.

On a biweekly basis, you will receive: 

Outlook – This electronic newsletter is distributed twice a month and provides the latest CMAA news on professional development, membership benefits, resources, and industry trends and news. 

On a bimonthly basis, you will receive: 

Club Management magazine – In addition to the print copy of CMAA’s official magazine you receive in the mail, you will receive an email with the fully interactive and mobile-friendly version. 


On a quarterly basis, you will receive: 

CF Impact – This electronic newsletter provides updates and news from The Club Foundation.

On a periodic basis, you will receive:

CMAA Alerts – These emails will highlight an issue of major importance and relevance to CMAA’s entire membership. Distributed infrequently, these emails will include information of which you need to be immediately aware. Examples would include a date change of an annual event or a major industry announcement.

Surveys & Research Requests – CMAA conducts on-going member research through its Research Department and you will receive periodic emails requesting your response. Further, CMAA conducts an annual industry survey on club finances and operations and a biennial survey on compensation and benefits with the help of Industry Insights (a secure, objective, independent, third-party research company). All participants receive a complimentary copy of the industry report plus an individual club report as a benefit of participation. Club Resource Center subscribers receive additional online data analytics tools. CMAA also conducts industry surveys that focus on topics that are key to the CMAA membership and collaborates with academics, graduate students, and industry partners to produce surveys that will provide valuable research that will benefit the club industry.

Event Emails – These emails highlight upcoming professional development events like the Business Management Institutes (BMI), Leadership/Legislative Conference, Summits, and the World Conference and Club Business Expo.

If you are a current Chapter Leader, National Committee Member, CMAA Board Member, National Past President/Chairman, or Managing Director, you will receive additional communications including the monthly Chapter Digest newsletter and CEO-written CMAA Insider. These electronic publications are specifically designed to inform and educate the Association’s leadership.   

If you are a member of a specific Member Community, you will receive:

  • City Club Managers – Event related email announcements.
  • CMAA Wine Society The Grapevine, a quarterly newsletter and other email announcements.
  • CMAA Young Professional – Event related email announcements.
  • Women in Club Management – Event related email announcements.
  • Yacht Club Managers – Event related email announcements.

If your club subscribes to the Club Resource Center, you will receive additional communications and email announcements regarding your club’s benefits.  

Updated 05/11/2020