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Michael Zmetrovich - President and CEO

Michael Zmetrovich is the President, Chief Executive Officer and Owner of Z Golf Properties.  He has over 25 years experience in all areas of the golf, club, real estate, and hospitality industries.  Z Golf Properties is a management and development company that specializes in private clubs, golf courses, golf resorts, and related residential real estate.

He is also the President and Managing Partner of both Coral Creek Club in Placida, Florida and Briggs Ranch Golf Club in San Antonio, Texas.  Coral Creek Club is a private golf club that features an 18-hole Tom Fazio designed championship golf course, an award winning clubhouse, and various residential development.  Briggs Ranch Golf Club is a private golf club that also features an 18-hole Tom Fazio designed championship golf course and an 18-acre practice facility.

Prior to Z Golf Properties, he co-founded and was the Chief Executive Officer of Trophy Golf & Resorts.  Under his leadership, the company was involved in the planning and development of several golf resort communities, managed private residence clubs, and provided management and consulting services to private equity and non-equity clubs as well as golf courses and golf related properties.

Mr. Zmetrovich was also previously a Senior Vice President of the Nicklaus Companies in North Palm Beach, Florida and responsible for its development and management company.  During his tenure, the company opened six new Jack Nicklaus designed facilities and managed twelve different clubs/communities/resorts including Muirfield Village Golf Club and The Bear’s Club.  Mr. Zmetrovich was also a member of Executive Sports International’s Executive Committee, the largest operator of PGA Tour and LPGA Tour events in the world at the time.

Mr. Zmetrovich’s began his professional career in Management Consulting, first as a Management Consultant for Laventhol & Horwath’s hospitality management group in Boston, Massachusetts and West Palm Beach, Florida and then as Senior Management Consultant and national specialist in the golf, club, hospitality, and residential golf resort community industries for Kenneth Leventhal & Company/Ernst & Young Kenneth Leventhal in Los Angeles, California and finally as National Director of Howath Landauer Hospitality Group's Golf Services Group in Boston, Massachusetts.

Mr. Zmetrovich earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Hospitality Management from Florida International University in Miami, Florida while attending on a full golf scholarship.