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Owen Adams
Professional Summary

Accomplished and energetic Golf Professional with proven leadership in driving member satisfaction by improving the quality of the services offered, hiring and coaching staff to excel at member interactions and by constantly exploring ways to reduce overhead, increase inventory turns and minimize all golf related expenses.  

  • Customer Relations Management
  • Staff Recruitment, Development and Retention
  • Budget Management and Forecasting
  • New Program Development
  • Inventory Management
  • Strategic Planning
  • Issue Resolution
  • Judgement and Decision Making
Fishing Guide 08/2010 to Present
Self Employed Palm Beach Gardens, Jupiter, Florida Keys, FL
Planned, organized and conducted freshwater and saltwater fishing trips for individuals and groups.
Instruct clients on the proper use of fishing gear, casting techniques and bait presentation.
Explain fishing laws to ensure compliance.
Demonstrate how to safely handle, unhook and release fish.
Educate clients on properly and safely filleting and caring for the catch to ensure the best possible table fare.
Director of Golf 01/2002 to 07/2010
BallenIsles Country Club Palm Beach Gardens, FL
Lead and Managed the 54-hole golf operation, the golf shop, bag room, practice areas and all associated personnel. Key achievements were having the Golf Department finish first every year in the annual Member Ratings Survey and being an integral member of the team of professionals involved in the successful renovation of the historic East Course that was host to the PGA Championship and World Cup.
Key responsibilities included:
Prepare annual business plan and operational budget
Schedule, promote and oversee full teaching program which includes weekly group clinics and active junior program
Schedule and conduct all golf events including weekly Men's and Women's golf association
Supervision of all golf shop, bag room and practice area activities and personnel
Head Golf Professional 03/1989 to 12/2001
BallenIsles Country Club Palm Beach Gardens, FL
Plan, coordinate and supervise the 54-hole golf operation
Prepare annual operational budget for complete golf operation
Promote and help oversee full teaching program including weekly clinics and junior golf camps
Prepare all golf information and articles for monthly club newsletter
Hire, train and supervise all golf shop and outside operations personnel
Schedule and conduct all golf events including weekly Men's and Women's golf associations
First Assistant Golf Professional 01/1988 to 02/1989
Oak Terrace Country Club Ambler, PA
Supervise golf shop and outside operations and personnel within those areas
Responsible for selling annual golf memberships
Responsible for the purchase, display and sales of  merchandise for golf shop and inventory records
Scheduled and conducted all member events as well as weekly non-member golf outings
Served the members in the areas of teaching and club repair
First Assistant Golf Professional 05/1987 to 01/1988
Hidden Springs Golf Club Horsham, PA
Managed the 36-hole public golf facility
Hired, trained and supervised all golf shop and outside operations personnel
Responsible for the purchase, display and sales of golf shop merchandise and inventory records
Scheduled and conducted all golf outings and weekly leagues
Assistant Golf Professional 03/1985 to 04/1987
Oak Terrace Country Club Ambler, PA
Supervised bag storage operation and maintenance of golf cart fleet and personnel within those areas
Promoted after one year to first assistant responsible for the supervision of golf shop and outside operations personnel
Responsible for the purchase, display and sales of all golf shop merchandise. Increased annual shop sales by 40%
Scheduled and conducted all member tournaments and non-member golf outings
Assistant Golf Course Superintendent 05/1982 to 02/1985
Bucks County Country Club Jamison, PA
Performed duties in all areas of golf course maintenance
PGA Business School 2 - San Diego, CA
PGA Business School 1 - Buffalo, NY
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Previous Companies:

  • Self Employed
  • BallenIsles Country Club
  • Oak Terrace Country Club

Previous Job Positions:

  • Fishing Guide
  • Director of Golf
  • Head Golf Professional
  • First Assistant Golf Professional
  • Assistant Golf Professional


  • PGA Business School 2
  • PGA Business School 1

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