Renovated Raleigh Country Club reopening Nov. 6

Raleigh Country Club, which opened in 1948 just east of downtown Raleigh, has completed a major renovation of its historic golf course – the final design of legendary architect Donald Ross. Golf course architect Kyle Franz oversaw the RCC restoration, which began this past February. The freshly restored RCC will debut for member-only play beginning […]

KSL names Gaman Guadagni VP of Operations at Camelback Resort in the Poconos

With more than 13 years of innovative hospitality experience, including property and business management positions at prestigious resorts throughout the U.S., Gaman Guadagni has been appointed vice president of operations at Camelback Resort, a KSL Resort nestled in the Pennsylvania’s Pocono Mountains.   Guadagni’s appointment includes supervising all operations (excluding food and beverage and the […]

Happy Hauntings at new Thesis Hotel Miami

Due to social distancing, trick-or-treating will be a bit different this year. With that in mind, the terrific new THesis Hotel Miami, located at the crossroads of Coral Gables and South Miami neighborhoods, has plans to save Halloween both children and parents alike with goodies and special staycation offerings. On Halloween between 5 p.m. to […]

Funky Buddha entering hard seltzer market

Florida’s craft brewery, Funky Buddha, is making a splash with its Funky Buddha Premium Hard Seltzer (4.5% ABV) product line entering the popular fast-growing hard seltzer market. The company’s new Premium Hard Seltzers are available in four vibrant, natural flavors: Tropical Mango Guava, Lush Key Lime Cherry, Juicy Blood Orange, and Crisp Pink Grapefruit. Each […]

Charlestowne Hotels promotes Spangler as corporate technology manager

Charlestowne Hotels has promoted announces the promotion of Maxwell Spangler to the newly formed role of corporate technology & systems manager. Spangler will lead data and I.T. support for Charlestowne while expanding strategic portfolio-wide initiatives, including designing, developing and deploying new software and innovative technology systems. He will manage I.T. vendor contracts and analyze property […]

Shady Distillery craft vodka distillery opens in Fort Lauderdale’s historic Sistrunk neighborhood

Sistrunk Marketplace & Brewery’s Phase II has opened its new full production craft distillery, Shady Distillery in the heart of Fort Lauderdale’s historic Sistrunk neighborhood. Shady Distillery is part of the Sistrunk Marketplace & Brewery that opened this past September. Shady Distillery is housed in a 20,000-square foot area adjacent to Sistrunk Marketplace & Brewery. […]

Callaway and Topgolf sign merger agreement

In one of the biggest acquisitions in golf industry history, Callaway and Topgolf Entertainment Group today entered into a definitive merger agreement. Under the terms of the agreement, Callaway and Topgolf will combine in an all-stock transaction creating a global golf and entertainment company.The number of shares to be issued is based upon an implied […]