SOURCE: Royal Oaks Country Club

Royal Oaks Country Club

June 14, 2010 18:35 ET

David Altemus Named General Manager of Royal Oaks Country Club

HOUSTON, TX--(Marketwire - June 14, 2010) - David Altemus was recently named General Manager at Royal Oaks Country Club. With Royal Oaks Country Club since inception in 1999, David has played an instrumental role at the Club and previously served as Director of Golf and the Assistant General Manager from 1999 - 2004.

David has worked in the golf industry for the past seventeen years and was elected to membership by the PGA of America in 1996. He currently serves as the Secretary of the Southern Texas PGA. Dave has earned numerous awards from the STPGA including Eastern Chapter Merchandiser of the Year in 2002, 2003, and 2006; Section Merchandiser of the Year in 2004 and 2009; Eastern Chapter Golf Professional of the year in 2006; Section Horton Smith Award; and was named Section Golf Professional of the Year in 2008. He earned a B.A. in Speech Communications and a Minor in Psychology/Business from Shippensburg University.

David's knowledge of the membership, excellent business sense and leadership abilities were critical determining factors for his promotion. "We very proud to see David's growth over the years from a Golf Professional to General Manager," comments Paul Levy, President of Club Operations and Development for Sunrise Company. "His personal integrity and commitment to Royal Oaks Country Club have been evident since he started and we are excited to have him on the management team." 

Royal Oaks Country Club is a private equity Club with 840 luxurious homes and estate home sites. The exclusive, gated community with a 24-hour manned gatehouse is located in the heart of Houston just eight miles west of The Galleria on Westheimer Road. Royal Oaks Country Club features luxury amenities including the Fred Couples 18-hole, world class, private golf course; an exquisite main clubhouse with gourmet dining; a sports club complete with a full fitness center; a tennis complex and an expansive aquatics center. The Club offers Equity Golf, Junior Golf, Executive, Sports Club and Spa and Social Memberships. For more information, please call Royal Oaks Country Club Membership at 281.899.3207 or visit online at

Contact Information

    David Altemus
    General Manager