Our Affiliates


Over the past two decades, Spear Consultants has enjoyed a rewarding relationship with some of the finest organizations in the golf industry. Doug Spear has been a regular speaker, educator, advisor or committee member to numerous institutions, including the ones below.

GCBCSpear Consultants is proud to be a founding member of Golf Course Business Consultants, Inc and continues to support the growth of GCBC.  This is a national affiliation of golf consultants and resources regarding the business of golf.  Look for Spear Consultants and GCBC at the Golf Industry Show or visit www.gcbcinc.com

Paladin Golf Course Marketing includes all the activities which are performed in order to offer your golf course and facilities to your customers. Golf marketing encompasses all those activities which contribute to the development, pricing, communication and promotion of your golf course. Promotion is essential in communicating your courses message to potential customers (target markets), and persuading those potential golfers to play your course repeatedly. It is this promotional aspect which encompasses advertising. Therefore, advertising should be viewed as only a part of marketing. To learn more visit thier website at www.golfcoursemarketingplans.com

The design firm of Clyde Johnston is based on Hilton Head Island, South Carolina and was formed in March of 1987 to offer professional golf course design services. Since the formation of the design firm, Johnston has completed over 70 golf course design projects, both new designs and redesigns. We limit our work load to two or three design projects per year depending on the scope of services for each project. This assures our clients that we are always available to serve their needs and pay close  attention to each project.To learn more visit thier website at www.clydejohnston.com

BrightDoor Systems is the real estate industry’s only fully integrated marketing and sales platform. By combining interactive customer relationship management with digital presentation tools and personalized online solutions, BrightDoor Systems helps leading golf course communities generate more sales. To learn more visit thier website at  www.brightdoor.com