Troon Out at Valley of the Eagles


Valley of the Eagles Hole #3
Bunkers guard the dogleg in the fairway of the third hole at Valley of the Eagles in Elyria.

Valley of the Eagles logoTroon Management is out at Valley of the Eagles in Elyria.

But it wasn’t so much a slash-and-burn sacking as it was a sensible business transition. PGA Head Golf Professional Barry Friedman is still on-site, running the show.

Barry Friedman“Troon was hired by ownership on a three year contract to help finish the course, open the course, then spread the word,” Friedman said today. “The contract ended November 1st and Troon had fulfilled the terms. They had us on the right path. So ownership elected to move on.”

With the change, Valley of the Eagles now has greater flexibility for membership packages and passes, as pricing and inventory was something VOE had ceded to Troon as part of their deal.

“I’m excited for the changes,” said Friedman with a smile…

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