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The PGA Country Club Launches New
Deposit Membership Program


PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. – April 20, 2009 - The PGA Country Club, in Port St. Lucie, Fla., announced today that it is launching a new deposit golf membership program that will further align its club Members with the many world-class golf and recreation opportunities available throughout PGA Village.

Members in the PGA Golf Membership program will receive preferred access to as many as four courses designed by the likes of Tom Fazio, Pete Dye and Jim Fazio, which are currently available to them at the PGA Golf Club and PGA Country Club. New deposit members will also be able to enjoy additional amenities including:

  • Admission to the PGA Center for Golf Learning & Performance (formerly the PGA Learning Center) – a 35-acre, state-of-the-art golf instruction, practice, technology and fitness facility
  • PGA Historical Center golf museum, which is home to the Ryder Cup Trophy
  • New Members-only private club room access
  • Tennis
  • Swimming
  • Dining
  • Social events and activities
“The new PGA Golf Membership Program offers the best of both worlds for our existing members and those who would like to join ‘The PGA Experience,’ as it enables you to enjoy Championship golf and recreational activities at all of our magnificent PGA of America owned-and-operated facilities that are based in Port St. Lucie,” said Bob Baldassari, PGA general manager, PGA Village.

Three Oaks Hospitality of Boca Raton, Fla., has been retained to market the Deposit Membership Program. 

“This new program presents Members additional levels of playing opportunities in the nearby PGA Village at an added value, as the Club is offering deposit memberships that not only offer more benefits, but also lower annual dues,” said Michael Padden, president, Three Oaks Hospitality. 

Additional information about these membership opportunities are available by calling  (772) 340-1444, ext. 125 or visiting the PGA Country Club, 951 SW Country Club Dr.,  Port St. Lucie, FL  34986.

About The PGA of America: 
Since 1916, The PGA of America's mission has been twofold: to establish and elevate the standards of the profession and to grow interest and participation in the game of golf. By establishing and elevating the standards of the golf profession through world-class education, career services, marketing and research programs, the Association enables PGA Professionals to maximize their performance in their respective career paths and showcases them as experts in the game and in the multi-billion dollar golf industry. By creating and delivering dramatic world-class championships and exciting and enjoyable golf promotions that are viewed as the best of their class in the golf industry, The PGA of America elevates the public’s interest in the game, the desire to play more golf, and ensures accessibility to the game for everyone, everywhere. The PGA of America brand represents the very best in golf.

About Three Oaks Hospitality, Inc.:
With nearly 40 years of experience in private/semi-private clubs, hotels and resort markets, the partners of Three Oaks Hospitality specialize in private club membership development, marketing, sales and management.  Collectively, they have worked on projects throughout the country including Nemacolin Woodlands Resort & Club, The Resort at Ludlow Bay, The Registry Resort & Club, Kiawah Island Resort & Club, La Quinta Golf Tennis Resort, Lansdowne Resort and Golf Club, Punta Cana Resort & Club - D.R., Bald Head Island Resort & Club and many others. The Partners and staff of Three Oaks Hospitality have been involved in several of the most well known golf events around the country, including the Ryder Cup at Kiawah Island, The Shell Houston Open in The Woodlands, The Skins Tournament in La Quinta and the PGA Championship. Additional information is available at

About PGA Country Club: 
The PGA Country Club, in Port St. Lucie, Fla., features an 18-hole Championship course, a Club with dining and grill rooms, full-service golf shop, men’s and ladies’ locker rooms, five Har-Tru tennis courts, a swimming pool and spa.

About PGA Village: 
The Ryder, Wanamaker and Dye Courses form a trio of world-class public courses at the PGA Golf Club, at PGA Village in Port St. Lucie, Fla. Named by Golf Digest as one of the “75 Best Golf Resorts in North America,” PGA Village also features the award-winning, 35-acre PGA Learning Center golf park and PGA Historical Center golf museum. The PGA Golf Club exists to be one of the premier daily fee facilities in America, and to serve as a home club for our 28,000 PGA Professionals. For more information, please visit


Three Oaks Hospitality
Teresa Morgenstern, 
(239) 963-1903 x 1
Mobile: (239) 821-3978

The PGA of America
Michael Abramowitz, (561) 624-8458

Also See: Three Oaks Hospitality Signs Agreement with Portones Del Mar Yacht Club and Resort / October 2007
Three Oaks Hospitality Signs with Banning Enterprises to Develop The Cotton Mill Inn / July 2006
Three Oaks Hospitality Signs Exclusive Deal with PUNTACANA Resort & Club to Create Private Club / January 2006
Three Oaks Hospitality Creates New Private Members Club for Nemacolin Woodlands Resort / July 2005
Three Oaks Hospitality Adds Exclusive Nemacolin Woodlands Resort to Client List / February 2005
Three Oaks Hospitality adds Exclusive Private Club to Portfolio / August 2004

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