GCOW Fall Meeting & Awards Luncheon
Wednesday, November 13, 2019


Grand Geneva Resort & Spa
7036 Grand Geneva Way
Lake Geneva, WI  53147-5105
(262) 248-8811
Our 2019 GCOW Fall Meeting and Awards Luncheon will be held on Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at Grand Geneva Resort & Spa in Lake Geneva, WI. GCOW Board Member Kyle Kunash will be our host.
8:30 am – Registration for Fall Meeting & Awards
9:00 a.m. – Corporate Member “Speed Dating”
-- GCOW Corporate Members will have be at separate tables with information on their products/services and GCOW owners will rotate thru all at 10-minute intervals. This is a great opportunity to see what our Corporate members have to offer and how they can save owners money.
11:00 a.m. – KEYNOTE SPEAKER

Paul M. Neuberger, President, the Starr Group, Keynote Speaker and Sales Trainer

-- Learn how to differentiate your golf course and make it stand out from the competition

-- Make your interactions with potential clients, sponsors and employees memorable to ensure that your golf course is always top of mind

-- Walk away with effective messaging strategies so you can convey your golf course's unique differentiator in a clear, concise, articulate manner


12:00 p.m. – Wisconsin Golf Course Superintendents Association Panel Discussion

1:00 p.m. – Luncheon
1:45 p.m. – GCOW Awards Presentations
The GCOW will recognize the outstanding courses and individuals with our annual awards presentation. 
3:00 p.m. – Cash Bar and Appetizer Reception
Dress is Business Casual for the entire day. Any PGA members will receive 3 MSR for attending the Fall Meeting & Lunch.

CLICK HERE for Room Reservations at $89 a night thru the GCOW 

CLICK HERE for Sponsorship Opportunities

CLICK HERE for Registration Form


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Golf Course Owners of Wisconsin

The mission of the Golf Course Owners of Wisconsin (GCOW) is to provide education and advocacy on behalf of its members and to promote golf throughout the state of Wisconsin. The GCOW, established as a non-profit association in 1984, is a member of the National Golf Course Owners Association (NGCOA). It is governed by an elected board of directors.


The GCOW is an association that supports the golf course owners and operators in the State of Wisconsin. By representing and working on behalf of Wisconsin's courses, we serve to promote, protect and educate its members of all sizes.


We aspire to provide many benefits for golf course owners including:

In addition, by becoming a member of the GCOW, all courses also become members of the National Golf Course Owners Association (NGCOAand receive all the benefits they provide such as Smart Buy Programs, LIST SERVE and many more programs and services.


To accomplish its objectives, the GCOW has created strategic partnerships with the Wisconsin State Golf Association (WSGA), PGA – Wisconsin Section, the Wisconsin State Department of Tourism, and the Wisconsin Bed & Breakfast Association (WBBA).


The GCOW offices are in the Golf House of Wisconsin, located at 11350 W. Theo Trecker Way, West Allis, WI 53214.  We are proud to share offices with the PGA--Wisconsin Section and the Wisconsin State Golf Association (WSGA). 

For more information please contact Jeff Schwister, Executive Director of the GCOW at or (414) 443-3568.



Featured Course

Door Creek Golf Course

Door Creek Golf Course is an Award Winning public golf course located in Cottage Grove, just minutes from Madison, Wisconsin.

Voted Best of Madison (2009, 2011-2015),  Door Creek is the best golf course for casual golfers who want to enjoy the peace of a beautiful course or club golfers who want a consistently fun challenge! Whether you are new to golf or a seasoned golfer, you will find Door Creek Golf Course a joy to play!  Book Your Tee Time Now!

Door Creek Golf Course is a public golf course that offers 27 holes of golf including an 18 Hole Championship Par 71 golf course, and a 9 Hole Par 30 Executive Course.  . You can also golf in the winter months with our indoor virtual golf simulators!

We are now officially an accredited FootGolf course bringing the exciting new combination of soccer and golf to the Madison area.

Improve your game year round with our professional-grade practice green, large practice range, and indoor simulators. Or take a golf lesson from one of our seasoned golf instructors or participate in one of our many programs for golfers of all ages and abilities.

​More than just great golf, Door Creek offers a full service restaurant and bar and provides a great location to host your next golf outing or party for any occasion.

Check out our new Tiki Bar for drinks after your round or stop on out even if you did not golf!

Our friendly, experienced, and customer focused staff will ensure that you enjoy your day from beginning to end and we think you’ll agree it is a great place for golf and more!


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Allied Associations

Golf House of Wisconsin
National Golf Course Owners Association (NGCOA)
PGA-Wisconsin Section (PGA)
Wisconsin Golf Course Superintendents Association (WGCSA)
Wisconsin State Golf Association (WSGA)
Wisconsin Women’s Public Links Golf Association
Wisconsin Women’s State Golf Association
Wisconsin Golfer Magazine
Wisconsin Golf Yearbook

Industry Partners

Tourism Federation of Wisconsin (TFW)
Wisconsin Bed & Breakfast Association (WBBA)
Wisconsin Department of Tourism
Wisconsin Hotel & Lodging Association
Wisconsin Restaurant Association
Midwest Food Expo
The VGM Club
UW-Stout Golf Enterprise Management (GEM) Program – On Campus Program
UW-Stout Golf Enterprise Management (GEM) Program – Online Program

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