By: ONE Source

ANNAPOLIS, Md. — The Cove Creek Club has officially announced a new partnership with Up to Par and Associa through the combined management services of ONE Source Management. Effective January 1, 2021, Up to Par will provide full agronomy and grounds services for The Cove Creek Club including course maintenance, community groundskeeping, equipment servicing, along with financial planning in those respective areas.

“We are extremely excited about servicing the gorgeous Cove Creek Club Community, in conjunction with Associa through the Legum and Norman branch. We look forward to getting to work on the course and community grounds and preserving this unique golf course community in Annapolis, Maryland,” said Sean Taylor, founder and CEO of Up to Par Management and ONE Source Management.

Up To Par and Associa are in the business of delivering positive financial results and exceptional experiences to owners and developers, along with homeowners, members, and guests through ONE Source Management. ONE Source offers communities a one-stop solution for all their needs including club, food and beverage, restaurant, and hotel operations as well as agronomy, equipment lease negotiations, sales and marketing, and more.

Based in Lexington, VA, Up to Par offers more than 45 years of golf course and club management experience. With a diverse portfolio that includes homeowner’s association communities, residential clubs, resort golf courses, hotels, and restaurants, Up to Par is known for its expertise in cultivating member loyalty and improving overall finances and processes.

“Whether it’s on the greens, in the maintenance garage, across the community landscaping, and even on the balance sheet, we’re going to make The Cove Creek Club look even better,” said Jeff Karlstrand, director of agronomy and safety at Up to Par Management. “Our proven agronomic strategy, organizational structure, and cost to revenue ratios are vital to a profitable operation.”

The Cove Creek Club is a private community, consisting of large home sites with lush landscapes and beautiful views situated on 334 acres located on Kent Island on Maryland’s Eastern Shore.

The property is surrounded by Chesapeake’s Eastern Bay and Tanners and Cove Creeks. Natural beauty abounds along the bays, creeks, and marshes with bald eagles, osprey, herons, and migrating waterfowl visiting alongside deer, and other native wildlife. Their diverse community of young families, working professionals, commuters, and retirees enjoy the property’s numerous social and recreational activities.

“It’s rare to find this level of expertise with the ability to manage golf and HOA grounds on one team,” said Bob Bateman, president of The Cove Creek Club Board of Directors. “We’re looking forward to seeing the Up To Par team showcase their agronomic talents improving the golf course conditions and the grounds of our entire community.”

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