Chief Executive Officer and founding partner of Up to Par Management, LLC, Sean Taylor, was featured on page 13 of the spring 2015 issue of Virginia Golf Report. This article, titled “The Club Scene: Is Golf Dying?” was the first installment of a three part series in the Golf Biz section of the publication.
With 18 years of club and resort experience, Taylor has first-hand fiscal leadership experience at universities and companies such as Duke University, Grand Cypress Resort and Wintergreen Resort and serves as Vice President of the Southern Chapter of the Middle Atlantic PGA Board of Directors. Taylor obtained a bachelor’s degree in History and Education from Elon University and also completed MBA coursework at the university. While at Elon, he was a member of the golf team and Sigma Pi.
The following is an excerpt from the article:
Nearly 20 years ago, Sports Illustrated published an article titled “Is Tennis Dying?” They placed it on the cover with a huge question mark. Tennis insiders immediately jumped to discredit author Sally Jenkins. Much to their dismay, fact after fact was scrutinized to no avail. Suddenly, the tennis world began to listen and understand what was driving their sport into the ground.
Is golf heading down the same path?Click here for the full article (p.13)