David Norman 
NGCOA Mid-Atlantic 


Thursday, October 21, 2021 from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM EDT
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Trump National Washington DC 
20391 Lowes Island Blvd
Sterling, VA 20165

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8:00 a.m.
Registration & Networking Breakfast

8:45 a.m.
Welcome / Introductions / Elections

9:00 a.m.

Featured Speakers
Stuart Lindsay

Jim Koppenhaver
"Special Guest" - Ronnie Miles

IGNITE Presentations

NGCOA Annual Awards

11:45 a.m.

Networking Lunch

Presented by 1-2-1 Marketing

1:00 p.m.

Golf Presented by MAPGA

Shotgun Start

5:30 p.m.

Post Round Drinks

Registration Fee & Attire

Thanks to our sponsors the registration fee is  $150 per person which includes breakfast, education, lunch, beverages, golf, carts, forecaddie, prizes and drinks after the round. A team package including hole sponsorship is $600. The education-only fee is $75 per person and includes breakfast , education and lunch. Attire is business casual / golf attire.

Board of Directors

Mike Bennett, President, Commonwealth Golf Asset Management
Mike Hatch, Vice President, Acumen Golf

Glen Byrnes, Secretary/Treasurer Golden Horseshoe GC

John Anderes, CGCS, Queenstown Harbor GC

Steve Clark, Raspberry Golf Management
Damon DeVito, Affinity Golf Management

Mike Fentress, Virginia Beach Golf Management

Joel Gohlmann, Billy Casper Golf

Joe Hills, Blue Mash GC and Waverly Woods GC

Keith Miller, Montgomery County Revenue Authority


David Norman, Executive Director

Tyler Eastham, Chapter Executive 



Trump National Washington DC, Sterling, VA

Thursday, October 21, 2021

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The NGCOA Mid-Atlantic Annual Meeting brings together owners and professionals in for a full day of education, networking, and golf. The event is open to all Mid-Atlantic owners/operators (whether or not NGCOA members at present) and their guests, GMs and/or CMAA members, MAPGA professionals, VGCSA and MAAGCS members, club reps, and vendors.

Trump National Washington DC

Trump National Golf Club, Washington, D.C. offers private access to world-class amenities and unparalleled service. As the previous home of the Senior PGA Championship, our two exquisite golf courses & state-of-the-art golf facilities, luxurious clubhouse and many other fine amenities create a beautiful and prestigious setting with magnificent frontage on the Potomac River.


What a lineup for the Education Program!  Stuart Lindsay, Principal of Edgehill Golf Advisors and Jim Koppenhaver, President & Founder of Pellucid Corp will join us.

Featured Speakers


Stuart Lindsay             Jim Koppenhaver

Golf's Go-Tu Duo for Stat-Tracking and Trend Identification


Special Guest

Ronnie Miles, serves NGCOA as the Senior Director of Advocacy, tracking the important issues that impact golf courses and their owners/operators throughout the country.

Ronnie Miles


Your Host 

Mike Bennett heads Commonwealth Golf Asset Management and has been the President of the NGCOA Middle Atlantic Chapter since 2008. He has been a member of the PGA of America since 1994 and holds Master Professional Status in Ownership and Leasing.

Mike Bennett

NGCOA Mid-Atlantic Innovation Awards to be Presented

Mid-Atlantic Golf Leader  - recognizing an individual who displayedleadership in the Mid-Atlantic as evidenced by long-term business achievement and/or service to the industry

Public Golf Innovator - recognizing a non-private golf facility for an outstanding marketing program executed within the past year

Private Club Innovator - recognizing a private club for an outstanding marketing or member recruitment program executed within the past year

Sustainability Award  - recognizing a club for innovation and leadership to incorporate sustainability and environmental stewardship into operating practice.  

Event Sponsors & Partners





Diamond Partner - Golf Car Specialties (Yamaha)

Gold Partners - Capitol Golf Cars, GovDeals, Indigo Golf, Peebles Golf Cars

Silver Partners - Horizon, Lightspeed, Sagacity, Up to Par Management, VSGA

Bronze Partners - Allegra Marketing & Print Mail, Acumen Golf, Club Prophet Systems, Cybergolf, Golf Property Analysts, Hilda W. Allen Real Estate, Outgo360, Rrichard Mandell Golf Architecture, Sunbelt, Yamaha Golf Cars of the VA's