JOSH SMITH PARTNER
Josh has worked his entire life in golf, from the age of 16 to the present day. This includes 14 years with one of the largest US based golf management companies, Century Golf Partners / Arnold Palmer Golf. He has directly managed or overseen from a regional position clubs in several major markets including: San Francisco, Los Angeles, Dallas, Las Vegas, Palm Springs, Orlando, and Jacksonville. These include daily fee as well as resort destination properties, including the Walt Disney World® Golf Resort in Orlando. He has a proven track record of improving both top and bottom line results as well as building relationships with course owners and financial partners to meet agreed upon goals.
Century Golf Partners / Arnold Palmer Golf Management - 2002 to 2016
Various management roles, most recently:
Regional Vice President & Revenue Manager - 2011 to 2016
Oversight for Walt Disney World® Resort in Orlando, FL, as well as regional management of Tahquitz Creek Golf Resort in Palm Springs, CA and Eagle Landing Golf Club, Jacksonville, Fl. In addition, Josh managed revenue strategies for Talking Stick Golf Club, Scottsdale, AZ, Reflection Bay Golf Club and Rhodes Ranch Golf Club in Las Vegas, NV. These clubs play over 500,000 rounds and generate over $35MM annually.
University of Utah - 2000 to 2005
Graduated with a BS in Recreation and Tourism
PGA of America – Class A Member - 2001 to Present