The National Club Association and DENEHY Club Thinking Partners Form Strategic Alliance

Partnership Provides Member Benefits and NCA Foundation Support

Published Tuesday, September 13, 2011 12:00 pm


(Washington, D.C. - February 3, 2012) -The National Club Association (NCA) and the NCA Foundation are excited to announce a new partnership with DENEHY Club Thinking Partners as a Strategic Alliance Partner. This partnership centers on a mutual commitment to support the interests and growth of private clubs by providing education, best practices and added value benefits to clubs and members.


"Our alliance with DENEHY Club Thinking Partners will make a valuable contribution to NCA's mission to educate clubs about the changing priorities of today's members, and provide them with innovative solutions to help their leaders succeed,"Susanne Wegrzyn, President & CEO of NCA commented.



Dan Denehy, president of Club Thinking Partners, added, "In addition to our alliance with NCA, we are pleased to partner with the NCA Foundation through a contribution to support the vital research and education programs that advance the future of the private club industry.



DENEHY Club Thinking Partners is the premier executive search and management consulting firm serving the private club and boutique resort industry, having serviced more than 100 private clubs and resorts on nearly 300 projects. DENEHY Club Thinking Partners offers a complete array of services, including executive search for all "C" level positions, management consulting, membership and employee surveys, employee 360°, and operational reviews.  



Through this unique partnership, DENEHY Club Thinking Partners will become an ally in NCA's mission to defend, protect and advance the well-being and interests of private, social and recreational clubs. As a Strategic Alliance Partner, DENEHY Club Thinking Partners will also become a key resource for executive search and management consulting information to NCA's private club members through targeted editorial contributions, educational webinars and other online and educational conferences.



In addition to being an NCA private club ally and industry resource to private club members, through its partnership DENEHY Club Thinking Partners is also supporting the future of private clubs through a contribution to the National Club Association Foundation. Established in 1993, NCA Foundation funds research and education programs to provide insight into and analysis of the forces that are likely to shape the future club experience.  



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About NCA


Since 1961, the National Club Association (NCA) has served as the primary advocate for private clubs, representing their business, legal and legislative interests, while providing a wealth of invaluable resources to address educational needs of clubs related to operations, model club practices and effective leadership. For more information, visit:




About the NCA Foundation



The NCA Foundation is the National Club Association's charitable arm and funds critical trends studies and underwrites educational programs and research. Established in 1993, the NCA Foundation seeks to prepare clubs and the club industry for the future by assessing significant developments in the world around them and providing effective solutions to help clubs and their leaders respond. For more information or to make a donation, visit





About DENEHY Club Thinking Partners



DENEHY Club Thinking Partners (CTP) is a full service executive search and management consulting firm with professional offices in Fairfield, CT and Jackson Hole, WY serving the private club and boutique resort industries.   The firm has served over 100 fine clubs and resorts on nearly 300 projects and has access to an international talent pool.   For more information, visit and follow on Facebook , Twitter , LinkedIn and Google+ .

Contact: DENEHY Club Thinking Partners: Barbara McAuliffe, (203) 319.8228,

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