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Troon selected to manage 
Bonita National Golf and Country Club and community

Scottsdale, Ariz. (January 12, 2022) – Troon®, the leader in providing golf and club-related leisure and hospitality services, is pleased to announce it has been selected to manage Bonita National Golf & Country Club in Bonita Springs, Florida. Troon Privé, the private club operating division of Troon, will manage the award-winning club as well as the community association.

Located in Southwest Florida between Fort Myers and Naples, the Bonita National community consists of 1,459 homes with all residents social members of the Golf & Country Club and 866 possessing full golf memberships. The Club’s Gordon Lewis-designed 18-hole golf course opened in 2014 and winds its way through the community, which is bordered by a nature preserve. The Bonita National Tennis Center features eight Har-Tru tennis courts, while the Fitness Center has multiple exercise studios as well as the latest in cardio and strength-training equipment. Members also enjoy a variety of spa treatments at the Club’s U-Topia Spa.

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“As the committee performed its due diligence on Troon, when contacting other Troon-managed clubs, every club contacted gave Troon excellent reviews,” said Bob Pacheco, President of Bonita National Golf Club Board and a member of the overall search committee. “On behalf of the Golf Board and golf members, we are extremely excited with the selection of Troon and anticipate the prominent level of service and member satisfaction Troon is nationally and internationally known for.”

“As we look to take Bonita National to the ‘next level’ of service at our clubhouse, amenities and throughout the community, Troon was the obvious choice,” said Salvatore Dona, President of the Bonita National Homeowners Association. “We are confident that Troon’s expertise and resources will provide an exceptional experience for all of our members.”

Bonita National’s 40,000 sq. ft. clubhouse has multiple dining venues, including the main dining room, the Grill Room, the Clubhouse Terrace, and screened-in poolside café. The resort-style pool has a zero-entry children’s area, a lap pool and a beautiful waterfall. Three satellite pools are also located throughout the community for residents to enjoy.

“We feel privileged to be entrusted by both Boards (golf club and homeowners) at Bonita National Golf & Country Club as they seek to further elevate the quality of the lifestyle experience for all residents and members,” said Ricardo Catarino, vice president of operations for Troon. “This community has a great array of amenities which includes a well maintained Gordon Lewis-designed golf course and was developed around a wildlife preserve. Bonita National has all the ingredients to become a name of reference for those looking for an active lifestyle community in Southwest Florida and our goal is to collaborate with leadership to make that a reality!”

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About Troon
Headquartered in Scottsdale, Ariz., Troon is the world’s largest golf management company providing services at 630-plus locations around the globe, including managing 650-plus 18-hole equivalent golf courses. In addition to golf, Troon specializes in homeowner association management, private residence clubs, estate management and associated hospitality venues. Troon’s award-winning food and beverage division operates and manages 615-plus food and beverage operations located at golf resorts, private clubs, daily fee golf courses and recreational facilities. With properties located in 45-plus states and 30-plus countries, Troon’s family of brands includes Troon Golf, Troon Privé, Troon International, Indigo Sports, CADDIEMASTER, True Club Solutions, Cliff Drysdale Tennis, Peter Burwash International, Casa Verde Golf, and RealFood Hospitality, Strategy and Design. For additional news and information, visit

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