The Club Managers Association of America (CMAA) is the professional Association for managers of membership clubs. With close to 6,700 members across all classifications, our manager members run more than 2,500 country, golf, city, athletic, faculty, yacht, town and military clubs. The objectives of the Association are to promote and advance friendly relations among persons connected with the management of clubs and other associations of similar character; to encourage the education and advancement of its members; and to assist club officers and members, through their managers, to secure the utmost in efficient and successful operations.
With eight exceptional volcanic islands representing the state of Hawaii, the Paradise of the Pacific (POP) chapter accomplishes the mission of the CMAA through the following strategic priorites:
- Providing state-of-the-art educational programs;
- Representing the members to allied associations, club members and a broader public; and
- Providing unique information and resources that increase member performance and career potential.
To enhance the member's professional status through certification.
CLUB MANAGEMENT PROFESSION AND INDIVIDUAL CLUBS
To advance the club management profession and to assist individual CMAA members and their clubs.
To effectively communicate with members, clubs, government, the media and the general public and to develop and maintain publications and other materials.
To provide a wide variety of educational programs and materials to meet diverse educational needs.
To encourage high ethical standards in dealings with fellow club managers, clubs and others.
EXECUTIVE CAREER SERVICES
To assist CMAA members in their career development and in job opportunities and to assist clubs in securing management personnel.
To interpret and report on changing social, governmental and economic conditions affecting club management.
MEMBERSHIP AND INTERNAL ASSOCIATION MANAGEMENT
To recruit and retain members and to manage the Association in a manner that will effectively represent the views of its members.
OTHER ORGANIZATIONAL RELATIONS
To foster appropriate relations with other organizations that will contribute to the objectives of the club industry and CMAA's members.
PREMIER CLUB SERVICES® ¬
To provide innovative programs, products and services for the successful operation of clubs.
RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT
To conduct research and develop, analyze and disseminate information/data related to club management and the club industry.
To be a resource and advocate for CMAA members by providing risk management tools and educating members about insurance solutions.