Kopplin Kuebler & Wallace, McMahon Group and Club Benchmarking, three of the most highly respected firms serving private clubs, have established the Club Leadership Alliance™. After more than ten years of working together independently, the firms felt it was essential to work more closely in order to more effectively serve clubs in all their operational, financial, staffing, strategic and facility aspects.

Alliance Mission – “Rally club leaders to create relevant, enduring clubs.”

Alliance Vision – “To generate widespread understanding and adoption of the best practices that lead to sustained club success.”  The Alliance Principals serving clubs in all aspects of club planning, operations, finances and facilities are the highly valued professionals of:

  • Dick Kopplin, Kurt Kuebler and Tom Wallace at Kopplin Kuebler & Wallace.
  • Bill McMahon, Frank Vain and Chris Coulter at McMahon Group.
  • Ray Cronin and Jim Butler at Club Benchmarking.

Alliance Core Values – The three founding Alliance firms are independent entities working together for the common good of the industry, serving clubs in all aspects of strategic planning, operations, finances, human capital and facilities. The CLA’s core values serve as a framework for the proven best practices that create relevant and enduring clubs:

  • Informed Leadership
  • Strategic Stewardship
  • Empowered Staff
  • Compelling Member Experience

If it has been done in the club industry, it has been done in the over 3,000 clubs the Alliance firms have served. Whether it is management searches, understanding club finances, strategic planning or facility planning; the Alliance member firms have the unequaled expertise and skills to resolve any club challenge. We are here to provide your club with our expertise, as clubs are our business.