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KemperSports Selected to Manage The Club at Grandezza




KemperSports Selected to Manage The Club at Grandezza



NORTHBROOK, Ill., Sept. 5, 2017 KemperSports announced today it has been selected by Gravitas, LLC of Sarasota, Fla., to manage The Club at Grandezza in Estero, Fla. The Grandezza residential community is one of the most sought after addresses in the greater Southwest Florida market and is recognized for delivering an active lifestyle desired by today’s discerning buyer. The Club at Grandezza is the centerpiece and vibrant social hub of the community offering a full complement of recreation and social activities geared toward the active lifestyle of its members. 


“KemperSports’ reputation led to our discovery of their management style and philosophies, which align with our belief system,” said Randy Whitmer, Vice President, Gravitas LLC. “Gravitas looks forward to our relationship with KemperSports and sharing the common goal of improving Grandezza.”


Built in 2001, The Club at Grandezza features a well-manicured and visually striking 18-hole, 7,000-yard, par-72 golf course that traverses 125 acres of native vegetation, lakes and marshes that provide a sanctuary for wildlife.


In addition to golf, The Club at Grandezza provides its members a full suite of amenities, including a junior Olympic-sized swimming pool and spa, state-of-the-art fitness center, six clay tennis courts, multiple dining options and two bocce ball courts. Members enjoy active tennis and golf programs as well as creative programming and social events supported by the Club’s friendly and engaging staff.


The clubhouse at The Club at Grandezza features a master ballroom with an adjacent terrace overlooking the pool and golf course, making it one of the most popular wedding and event destinations in the area.


“The Club at Grandezza is a great family club in one of the most prestigious neighborhoods in the region,” said KemperSports CEO Steve Skinner. "Working with new ownership, our goal will be to deliver an uncompromised member experience through new and creative club programming with genuine and friendly service from staff.”


KemperSports began operations on August 23, 2017, and will work with ownership to enhance the member experience while also implementing proven best practices and programs, including True Service – the company’s proprietary customer service training program, the goal of which is to deliver genuine, helpful and friendly service to members and their guests. 


About KemperSports
Northbrook, Ill.-based KemperSports builds, owns and manages golf courses, resorts, athletic clubs and lodging venues across the U.S., Caribbean and Central America. The company’s award-winning portfolio includes nationally-ranked courses and tournament venues such as Bandon Dunes Golf Resort, named the No. 1 Golf Resort in North America by Golf Digest and GOLF magazine; The Glen Club; Desert Willow Golf Resort; Harbor Shores, site of the 2018 KitchenAid Senior PGA Championship; and Chambers Bay, host of the 2010 U.S. Amateur and the 2015 U.S. Open. For more information about KemperSports, please visit

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