KemperSports, the golf, sports, entertainment and hospitality company, announced that golf industry veteran Ryan Phelps will join the company as vice president of Operations.

In his new role, Phelps will oversee KemperSports’ properties across the Northeast, focused on delivering “first-class service and creating fun and memorable experiences for members, golfers and guests.”

“Over the last two decades, Ryan has solidified himself as a proven and successful leader within the golf industry,” said KemperSports CEO Steve Skinner. “We are excited to have him join the KemperSports family and bring his extensive industry experience and passion for service to our team.”

Phelps brings two decades of experience working in golf management to KemperSports. He began his career in the golf industry as a PGA professional and general manager on Long Island and Cape Cod before working his way to oversee a northeastern portfolio of more than 40 properties across five states.

“I couldn’t be more excited to be joining the KemperSports family and working with the incredible teams across a growing and diverse collection of properties,” Phelps said. “For more than 40 years, KemperSports has been synonymous with excellence and represented the very best of the golf industry, so I look forward to supporting their continued growth and success.”

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