The Bank of Fincastle Announces Partnership with Up to Par Management to Oversee Ashley Plantation Country Club

Daleville, Va. – The Bank of Fincastle has announced it has assumed responsibility for Ashley Plantation Country Club and is pleased to be partnering with Up to Par Management to oversee club operations. Effective immediately, Up to Par will manage golf and pool operations, membership, sales, marketing and eventually food and beverage.

“Ashley Plantation is such an asset to Botetourt County,” said Scott Steele, President and CEO of The Bank of Fincastle. “Up to Par presented us with a cohesive plan, and we are confident their expertise will help Ashley achieve the same positive results as seen at other courses they manage.”

As an experienced club management company, based in Lexington, Virginia, Up to Par is known for delivering an exceptional experience for its members and guests, along with achieving positive financial results. Up to Par offers 45 years of club management experience, including Lexington Golf and Country Club, Robert E. Lee Hotel, Snowshoe Mountain Resort – Raven Golf Club, Bryce Resort Golf and Heritage Hunt Golf and Country Club.

“We are thrilled to be working with The Bank of Fincastle at Ashley Plantation Country Club,” said Sean Taylor, founder and CEO of Up to Par. “Ashley is a special place. We are excited to welcome the existing associates to our team and work together to make Ashley Plantation a successful club the community can call home.”

Ashley Plantation Country Club is the only 27-hole public access facility in the Roanoke Valley. Established in 1999, the property is within a residential community featuring picturesque views of the Blue Ridge Mountains, a superb pool complex and a beautiful Georgian-style clubhouse. Easy access from Interstate 81 makes it conveniently located from Roanoke, Salem, Lexington, Blacksburg, and other nearby cities in Virginia.

“Ashley Plantation is an important part of our community, especially to the more than 300 homeowners in the subdivision and our more than 50 employees,” said Peter Gardner, general manager of the club. “With the continuing support of The Bank of Fincastle and Up to Par Management, I know we will be able to provide an outstanding facility that both our members and guests will continue to enjoy.”

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About The Bank of Fincastle
The Bank of Fincastle has been a leading financial services provider for consumers and small businesses since 1875, and offers a full range of banking, lending and investment products. Headquartered in Fincastle, Virginia, the bank has six full-service branches, thirteen ATM locations, three 7 am to 7 pm drive through locations and offers easy- to-use online banking, 24/7 telephone banking and a mobile app for banking on your mobile device. Visit or call 540-473- 2761 for more information. The Bank of Fincastle is a Member FDIC, Equal Housing Lender and Equal Opportunity Employer.