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KemperSports Appoints Jody Graham to Vice President of Business Development

NORTHBROOK, ILLINOIS, February 4, 2019 – KemperSports is pleased to announce that Jody Graham has been promoted to Vice President of Business Development for the company’s eastern region. In this role, Jody will lead KemperSports’ growth strategy for its portfolio of managed properties – which include municipal, daily fee, private clubs and resort golf courses throughout the eastern United States.

“Jody is a trusted and a well-respected golf industry veteran who truly understands the opportunities and challenges golf properties face today,” said Steve Skinner, KemperSports CEO. “We are confident that he will be of great value to our clients in this new role.”

Jody has more than 25 years of golf industry experience. He joined the KemperSports team in 2015 as a Regional Operations Executive and, during his tenure, has played an essential part in operating the company’s third party portfolio in the southeast as well as operating KemperSports properties in Mexico and Central America.

About KemperSports
Northbrook, Ill.-based KemperSports builds, owns and manages golf courses, resorts, athletic clubs and lodging venues across the U.S., Caribbean and Central America. The company’s award-winning portfolio includes nationally-ranked courses and tournament venues such as Bandon Dunes Golf Resort, named the No. 1 Golf Resort in North America by Golf Digest and GOLF magazine; The Glen Club; Desert Willow Golf Resort; andChambers Bay, host of the 2010 U.S. Amateur and the 2015 U.S. Open. For more information about KemperSports, please visit

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