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The Business Side of Golf

Shawn Cucciardi / Vice President of Golf Operations for Columbia Hospitality

Shawn Cucciardi joined Columbia Hospitality with an impressive resume and outstanding pedigree for golf operations, bringing with him over 25 years of experience in private, semi-private and public clubs, resort and municipal course sectors. Shawn oversees the overall performance and growth of the golf portfolio for Columbia Hospitality, focusing on business development including valuation and appraisal of golf course projects, feasibility consulting, market analysis and evaluation as well as the operation of golf, restaurant and event facilities.

Shawn received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Administration from Methodist University with a concentration in Professional Golf Management. He is active in the local community and serves as a current city council member for the City of Port Orchard, where he also serves on the City’s Finance and Land Use Committee. Shawn also served on the national advisory committee for The First Tee, and as president of the Kitsap Peninsula Visitor and Convention Bureau and the Bremerton Area Chamber of Commerce.

Shawn lives in Port Orchard with his wife and two children. When he’s not in the office you can find him fishing, playing guitar and, of course, golfing.



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