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Key Features of the

Distinguished Clubs Award Program

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Merit-Based Awarding

Distinguished Clubs is the only merit-based award program for private clubs, where awarding is determined by an impartial formulaic assessment, rather than a mere peer-based vote of industry insiders.

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In-Person, Onsite Surveys

Onsite survey visits conducted by highly-qualified Distinguished Clubs professionals ensure in-person verification of essential assessment criteria.

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Member Experience as a Measured Criteria

Only Distinguished Clubs uses measured Member Experience as a foundational criterion in its awarding determinations.

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Recognition for Clubs and Club Management

Not only are private clubs awarded, Distinguished Clubs also recognizes club department leaders for their contributions towards this achievement.

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The Hallmark of Excellence

Distinguished Club status is the preeminent standard-bearing distinction of excellence in the private club industry.

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Elite Peer Group

Distinguished Club recognition grants club stake holders inclusion in and access to an elite group of the most well-regarded leaders in the private club industry.