2019 James H. Brewer Award
Robert Sereci – ECM, CCM
Medinah Country Club – Chicago, Illinois
Robert was hired as General Manager/Chief Operating Officer of Medinah Country Club in 2015. Robert is a strong collaborator and team builder and has worked to strengthen and empower the Medinah brand. His proficiency lies in his vision for positive change and embracing the trends of the future. Robert has a unique perspective that he brings to his leadership position in that he utilizes his business acumen to further develop clubs that are at a pivotal point in their growth potential. Robert has been instrumental in Medinah’s success by overseeing nearly $30 million in capital projects.
Robert holds a degree in Hotel and Restaurant Management from Cal Poly Pomona and an MBA from Georgia State University. Robert enjoys writing and is a regular contributor to industry publications. He has been a guest on multiple podcasts and has presented at multiple CMAA Chapters across the country including CMAA World Conference. Robert is also a passionate street photographer who travels the globe documenting the human condition. Robert and his wife, Jennifer have three children, Dylan, Sydney and Luka.