Assistant's Outing 2021


    August 02, 2021
    8:30 AM - 4:00 PM

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    The Country Club at Woodmoor
    18945 Pebble Beach Way
    Monument, CO 80132
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    Opened: 1969
    Superintendent: Kollin Vandersluis
    Assistant Superintendent: Greg Wiitanen

    Designer: J. Press Maxwell

    Nestled in the Black Forest of Woodmoor, a prestigious community in Monument, CO, The Country Club at Woodmoor is located just minutes east of exit 161 at I-25 and CO-105. At 7,300 feet with beautiful views of Pikes Peak, you would be pressed to find a more beautiful golf course.

    The Country Club at Woodmoor features an 18-Hole Championship J. Press Maxwell design golf course known for its natural beauty and its long, narrow fairways and elevated greens. Our members enjoy this golf course, which is challenging and pleasing for every level of play. Whether you are an experienced golfer or new to the game, there is something here for you.

    Check in: 7:30 am
    Shotgun Start: 8:30 am
    Lunch: 12:30 - 1:00 pm

    Registration Deadline: July 26, 2021

    Format: Individual Stroke Play - with Double Bogey Limit FOR CLASS C TROPHY

    Speaker information: 

    Armen Suny, as a search and consulting executive, offers clients multiple skills. He has expertise in executive searches for general managers, golf course superintendents, golf professionals, assistant general managers and clubhouse managers.

    He also provides reviews of golf course designs and master plans, and offers technical agronomic services to the private club industry. Armen graduated from the famed turfgrass management program at Penn State.

    His storied past in golf, includes working for the finest clubs in the U.S., including the positions and experience as general manager, golf course superintendent, vice president of agronomy, PGA tournament director, golf course designer and golf development project workout manager. He has extensive, direct, hands on experience at major championships, PGA Tour events and top 100 courses.

    Armen served as general manager at Shadow Creek, for Steve Wynn in Las Vegas, NV from 1995-2000. And in 1985, at age 27, he was the youngest superintendent to host a major championship ­– The PGA Championship at Cherry Hills Country Club.

    He hosted six PGA Tour events at Castle Pines Golf Club as VP of Agronomy and later Tournament Director; and served as assistant superintendent at Merion Golf Club in Pennsylvania for the 1981 U.S. Open before becoming superintendent at Rolling Green Golf Club at the age of 23. He interned at Aronimink Golf Club for the 1977 U.S. Amateur.

    Armen also sits as one of 240 worldwide architect/panelists ranking golf courses for Golf Course Architecture magazine.

    Education Points: To receive 0.10 education points for attending this event, you must submit the approval code of 999-23740-31414 to GCSAA within 30 days of the event. You can record your attendance by using the online Education Point Affidavit in the Submit Points area of By using the online affidavit, your education points will automatically populate your educational history. If you do not have access to the Internet, you can call GCSAA at (800) 472-7878 and submit the code by phone. 

    Agenda: Intro
                   Selecting the right Assistant Superintendent opportunity
                   Focal Point
                             Budget Forecasting
                             Green Committee Meeting Exposure
                             Team Leadership/Culture
                             Cross Departmental Exposure
                             Career Counseling, GM/GCS/Golf Pro
                             Resume/Portfolio Creation
                             Interview Practice/Preparation
                   Question & Answers


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    $80.00 Member Ticket

    $125.00 Non-Member Ticket