Waynesboro, VA. – March 13, 2023 — Up to Par Management, a leading hospitality management company, is pleased to announce that Michael Ahrnsbrak, PGA, has joined the company as Director of Business Development. Ahrnsbrak brings over 40 years of experience in the golf industry, including successful management roles at private, resort, and daily fee clubs, to the role.
As Director of Business Development, Ahrnsbrak will be responsible for expanding Up to Par Management’s golf division, which currently includes 14 properties across the country. He will work closely with Up to Par Management’s executive team to identify new business opportunities and develop strategies to drive revenue growth and profitability.
“We are thrilled that Michael has joined our team,” said Up To Par CEO Sean Taylor. “His decades of experience in golf course operations will be invaluable in helping us provide the best possible management solutions for our clients.”
Ahrnsbrak comes to Up to Par Management from The Pine Valley Country Club in Wilmington, North Carolina, where he served as General Manager for the past five years. During his tenure, he oversaw a team of 90 employees and helped the club develop and implement a strategic plan. Under his leadership, the club completed a $2.6 million clubhouse renovation, increased full member equivalents by 26%, and increased initiation fees by 400%, all during the Covid pandemic.
“I am excited to join Up to Par Management and be part of a company that is focused on delivering exceptional experiences to guests and creating value for property owners,” said Ahrnsbrak. “I look forward to leveraging my experience and industry knowledge to help grow the golf division and drive success for the company.” At Up To Par Management, Ahrnsbrak will be responsible for developing relationships with potential clients while also providing guidance on current projects and initiatives. His overall goal is to help ensure that each client receives top-notch service from start to finish.
As the leading club management provider in the nation, Up To Par is committed to providing superior service for its clients through its experienced staff and innovative solutions. The addition of Ahrnsbrak further strengthens Up To Par’s ability to do just that – delivering superior service and results for its clients nationwide.