February 9, 2024 - CMAC and Toro Renew Partnership for Three Years


Toro Contact Information
Josh Tubbs
Sr. Golf Marketing Manager


CMAC Contact Information
Suzanne Godbehere
Chief Executive Officer
419-979-0640 x242

For Immediate Release


The Club Management Association of Canada and Toro Renew Three-Year Agreement

TORONTO, Ontario and BLOOMINGTON, Minnesota. (February 9, 2024) – The Club Management Association of Canada (CMAC) and The Toro Company are delighted to announce the renewal of their agreement for a three-year period which maintains Toro’s position as one of CMAC’s valued Corporate Partners. CMAC’s Corporate Partner program recognizes industry partners which share the values of CMAC and offer CMAC members support as leaders in the club management profession in Canada.

CMAC’s vision is to create great leaders through excellence in professional club management and its mission is to promote and develop the profession of club management. CMAC offers a variety of programs and services in response to member needs and expectations including the certification program leading to the Certified Club Manager (CCM) designation, career opportunities, and a forum for networking for CEOs, COOs, GMs, and managers involved in club management.

“The Toro Company strongly believes in the vision and mission of CMAC, and we are proud to continue our partnership,” said Josh Tubbs, Sr. Golf Marketing Manager at Toro. “With our commitment to sustainability and innovation, we look forward to supporting CMAC as they lead the charge in these areas of the club management profession in Canada.”

“Our relationships with our corporate partners are essential to supporting our members and the club management profession in Canada,” explained Suzanne Godbehere, Chief Executive Officer at CMAC. “Since starting our formal partnership in 2018, we have valued the support Toro has given to the CMAC membership.”

The agreement was renewed on February 1, 2024.


About the Club Management Association of Canada

The Club Management Association of Canada is the national professional association for individuals involved in the club management profession in Canada. Since 1957, we have been supporting our members with education, networking and member events to facilitate our members being the best in the industry. Our members are GMs, CEOs, COOs as well as Assistant Managers, Controllers, Chefs, Golf Professionals, Superintendents, Marketing Professionals, Food and Beverage Managers and other roles in club management. CMAC professionals work at private, semi-private and public golf clubs, country clubs, city clubs, faculty clubs and recreation and leisure clubs.

CMAC is headquartered in Toronto, Ontario with over 650 members and 11 branches across Canada.

About The Toro Company

With roots dating back to 1914, Toro is a leading worldwide provider of innovative solutions for the outdoor environment including turf and landscape maintenance, snow management, rental and construction equipment, and irrigation solutions. Through a strong network of distributors, dealers, retailers and rental stores in more than 125 countries, Toro helps customers care for golf courses, sports fields, public green spaces, commercial and residential properties, construction sites and agricultural operations—more at: www.toro.com.