Richard B. Singer has been the Director of Consulting Services for the National Golf Foundation (NGF) since 1997. Mr. Singer first joined the NGF consulting staff in 1989 as a project analyst after completing his Finance MBA at the University of Florida. Mr. Singer has successfully managed the NGF’s well-known golf consulting practice with an industry-respected track record of success and a reputation for delivering projects on time and on budget.
During his tenure with NGF Consulting, Mr. Singer has been responsible for preparing over 250 research studies for specific projects including: public and private sector feasibility studies for golf facility development and expansion; public and private sector golf facility operational reviews; due diligence studies for golf facility acquisition and/or refinancing; public sector Request For Proposal preparation; private club membership development plans; and public and private golf facility marketing plans. In his 20 years as a golf consultant, Mr. Singer has visited and/or profiled more than 2,000 public and private golf facility operations in the United States and internationally. Mr. Singer also has extensive experience as an expert witness in matters related to golf facility operation, and he has demonstrated considerable poise while under public attack in defense of highly controversial local projects.
Mr. Singer is a long-time resident of Palm Beach County, Florida and grew up around the North Palm Beach Country Club. He earned his Bachelor’s degree in marketing and Insurance from the University of Florida in 1985, and worked as a financial consultant for Northwestern Mutual Life and Baird Securities before earning an MBA in Finance from the University of Florida in 1989.
Website:http://www.ngf.orgAreas of expertise:Facility Owner / Management, Golf Operations, Sales & Marketing
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