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KemperSports Selected to Manage The Spokane Club




KemperSports Selected to Manage The Spokane Club



NORTHBROOK, Ill., Oct. 26, 2017 KemperSports announced today it has been selected by club leadership to manage The Spokane Club in Spokane, Wash. The historic private club features three facilities across two different locations and is widely considered the premier social and athletic club in the city.   


“The Spokane Club is excited to partner with KemperSports,” said Board president Chris Bell. “After conducting a nationwide search, it was clear that KemperSports was best suited to provide The Spokane Club members and staff with the leadership and tools to deliver a high-level private club experience.”


Founded in 1890, The Spokane Club is highlighted by the downtown Clubhouse that includes a restaurant, bar, event ballroom and 43 hotel rooms. The Clubhouse serves as the business center of the Club and includes meeting and banquet space. Adjacent to the Clubhouse is Club’s fitness facility that offers state-of-the-art fitness instruction and equipment, indoor pool and robust fitness and youth programming.

The Valley Spokane Club facility, located just a short drive from downtown Spokane, includes indoor and outdoor tennis courts, bocce ball, volleyball and an indoor pool. The family-friendly club also offers kids programming and camps.  


“The Spokane Club is a great club with a rich history,” said KemperSports CEO Steve Skinner. "We look forward to working with the club board and members to ensure the best possible member experience.”


KemperSports and will work with the club to implement its proven management best practices and programming, 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. 


The Spokane Club team will be led by KemperSports veteran John O’Connor.



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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