Industry News

Bayside Resort Golf Club promotes Kellie Pitts to director of sales

Semi-private club in Selbyville, Del., turns to its former membership director to help promote the new clubhouse that is projected to open in the summer

Selbyville, Del. (February 6, 2020) – Bayside Resort Golf Club, a Troon-managed, semi-private facility in Selbyville, Delaware has named Kellie Pitts as the club’s director of sales.

Kellie Pitts

Pitts has been a part of the Carl M. Freeman Companies family since 2006, starting at Bayside’s sister course Bear Trap Dunes in Ocean View, Delaware. In 2009, she accepted the position of membership coordinator at Bayside Resort Golf Club, and then was promoted in 2017 to director of membership. With the rapid growth of club membership and success of the Bayside community, Pitts moves into the director of sales position, where she will work closely with her membership coordinator and events coordinator, to continue to grow membership sales, maintain an active membership, and create memorable events for the membership and clients at Bayside Resort Golf Club.

“Kellie has been a vital member of the Bayside Resort Golf Club team for over a decade,” said Bayside Resort Golf Club General Manager Sean Gradomski, PGA. “As we prepare to open our spectacular new clubhouse this summer, Kellie will play an important role in sharing Bayside’s wonderful new amenity with members and guests.”

The newest Bayside amenity is a 29,000 square foot clubhouse featuring Signatures restaurant, a banquet room, bridal suite, and feature indoor & outdoor dining options. A covered practice tee on the driving range and new teaching facility are also part of the new clubhouse. Pitts will be the main point of contact for inquiries regarding special events, golf outings, or weddings at Bayside. To take a virtual tour of the new venue, or information on hosting an event at Bayside, visit

Owned by the Carl M. Freeman Companies, the Bayside community is thoughtfully designed to enhance the land’s beauty, while providing plentiful amenities and residential choices. In June 2019, Bayside Resort Golf Club was rated as the No. 1 golf course in Delaware by Golfweek in the publication’s "2019 Best Courses You Can Play in Each State" list. Bayside offers unique amenities, including community pools, fitness, tennis, kayaking, paddle boarding, stocked ponds, a dog park, poolside bars, life enrichment classes, kids’ programming, community events, and an integrated retail and entertainment venue.

For more information on Bayside, visit or for more information on Bayside Resort Golf Club, visit

About Troon
Headquartered in Scottsdale, Ariz., Troon is the world’s largest golf management company providing services at 465-plus locations around the globe, including managing 500-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 more than 400 food and beverage operations located at golf resorts, private clubs, daily fee golf courses and recreational facilities. With properties located in 45 states and 33 countries, Troon’s family of brands includes Troon Golf, Troon Privé, Troon International, Honours Golf, OB Sports, Green Golf Partners, CADDIEMASTER, True Club Solutions, Cliff Drysdale Tennis and RealFood Hospitality, Strategy and Design. There are currently 67 Troon-affiliated properties featuring 87 golf courses on national and international “Top 100” rankings. Troon-affiliated properties include The Club at Hammock Beach in Palm Coast, Florida; Pronghorn in Bend, Oregon; Mauna Lani on the Kohala Coast, Hawai‘i; Bahia Beach Resort & Golf Club in Rio Grande, Puerto Rico; and Brookwater Golf & Country Club in Brisbane, Queensland Australia. For additional news and information, visit

Media Contact:
Rob Myers