Honourary Branch Membership

Purpose

To recognize a CSCM member who has rendered distinguished service to the association.

Criteria

The following criteria shall be considered by the Branch for nominations for Honourary Branch Membership:

  • the person has been an Active Member, in good standing for a minimum of twenty years, and is retired at the time of the appointment as an Honourary Branch Member
  • the person has obtained the designation of either Fellow of Professional Club Management ("FPCM") or Certified Club Manager ("CCM")
  • the person has served on the board of directors of a CSCM Branch
  • the person has served CSCM Branch or has rendered distinguished service and/or has made outstanding contributions to the club management profession above and beyond those normally expected of a CSCM member or a director of the CSCM or CSCM Branch

Nominations

The Branch is responsible for determining Honourary Branch membership and is responsible for informing the CSCM National Office.

Recognition

The award includes complimentary Branch membership for the rest of the member's life.  The CSCM Branch making the award shall then be responsible for paying the member's national dues based on the rate for the membership category to which the member would otherwise be assigned.

Recipients

CSCM currently has 9 Honourary Branch Members:

Ulrich Auerman
Hannes Broschek
Michael Furst
James Little
Direen Lusher
Norbert Luth
Garth Merkely
William Parker
William Ritter