The Club of the Year Award is presented to a CSCM affiliated club that has shown significant innovation, leadership and social responsibility in club management profession.
One winner is selected from each of the following three club categories determined by total annual revenues:
Candidates for this award must employ a General Manager/CEO/COO that is an Active, International or Honorary Life member in good standing with the CSCM and must meet at least one of the following criteria:
|Accounting and Financial Management||External and Governmental Influences|
|Club Governance||Human & Professional Resources|
|Food & Beverage Management||Membership & Marketing|
|Golf, Sports & Recreation Management||Interpersonal Skills|
To nominate the club, the GM/CEO/COO must submit an essay highlighting the event, idea or exceptional achievement of the club during the past three years. The submission must be accompanied by a letter from the club’s President supporting the nomination and may include information from stakeholders (i.e.. Provincial or national sports associations, community leagues, charitable organizations, government officials, etc.) that would be beneficial in the selection process. The nomination form and supporting documentation is to be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.
As part of the evaluation process, the Awards Committee may conduct an interview.
The Award will be presented at the annual National Conference. The Club President will be invited to the awards ceremony along with the Club’s General Manager.
The winning club will be featured in the Club Manager Quarterly as a major educational feature (why they received the award and what others can learn from them).