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A Guide To Managing Labor Costs

Surveys conducted* by the Golf Course Superintendents Association of America (GCSAA) reveal that labor accounts for 52 percent to 65 percent of a course operation’s total budget. The surveys only generalize the relative size of this budget line item but do not reveal the challenges of the tasks themselves: the course design requirements and the […]

A Complete Turn Around For The Patch

“It’s been a rough decade or so for the Patch Golf Course… but this old course has a new lease on life.” After being privatized, abandoned and then put up for sale, the city of Augusta, Georgia didn’t think there was a positive outcome for The Patch. In an attempt to bring life to the […]

Cypress Golf Management Awarded 5 Year Contract Extension on Augusta Municipal Golf Course

Cypress Golf Management John Fogel john@cypressgolfmanagement.com 407-421-7958 Release Date: 5/12/19 Local ABC Affiliate WJBF Coverage: https://www.wjbf.com/news/csra-news/getting-back-into-the-swing-of-things-at-the-patch/1993033226 CYPRESS GOLF MANAGEMENT AWARDED 5 YEAR EXTENSION ON AUGUSTA MUNICIPAL GOLF COURSE CONTRACT   Central Florida based Cypress Golf Management was awarded a 5 year Contract extension by the City of Augusta, GA.  Cypress Golf Management has overseen operations […]

Sugar Creek to Reopen Under Cypress Golf Management with 5 Year Deal

Cypress Golf Course Services Cypress Golf Management John Fogel john@cypressgolfmanagement.com 407-421-7958 Release Date: 5/7/19   SUGAR CREEK TO REOPEN UNDER CYPRESS GOLF MANAGEMENT WITH 5 YEAR DEAL   Cypress Golf Management’s course maintenance subsidiary Cypress Golf Course Services (CGCS) signs another deal in the wonderful state of Georgia. Dekalb County GA and CGCS have signed […]

New Year, New You!

Is your facility meeting all of the benchmarks to achieve the success you want for 2019? We’ve made it through 2018 and for many of you the end of the first quarter of 2019 and with the passing of another year comes reflection. Right now, is the time to review the performance of your municipal […]

Are you struggling to fit a square peg in a round hole?

Many golf courses are struggling in this new day of golf in finding where they fit in their local market. Looking at daily fee golf courses, there was a time when you had basically four different groups of courses. You had what people would call “Low-end”, “Middle Tier”, “High-end” and “Resort”. The courses were put […]

Conditions continue to improve at Augusta Municipal Golf Course

Flipping through a red photo album, John Fogel’s chuckle grew louder each time he turned a page. Inside the book were before-and-after photos of the greens at Augusta Municipal Golf Course, starting in early-2014 and going through the present. Golfers make putts on the practice green at the Augusta Municipal Golf Course. The course has […]