May 18, 2021
Heritage Golf Group Purchases a Long-Term Leasehold Interest in White Deer Run Golf Club
CHICAGO, ILLINOIS – May 18, 2021 – Heritage Golf Group announces the purchase of a long-term leasehold interest in White Deer Run Golf Club in Vernon Hills, Illinois. The Village of Vernon Hills approved Heritage Golf Group as the long-term lessee of the well-established and highly regarded daily fee golf club. White Deer Run represents Heritage’s second golf course acquisition in the Chicago metropolitan area after purchasing the private Boulder Ridge Country Club in northwest Chicago in March 2021.
“We are very excited to add White Deer Run to our growing portfolio of private country clubs and high-end daily fee golf courses. Known for its quality golf experience in the upper-tier Chicago daily fee golf market, we are committed to strategic golf course investment and enhancing the service levels that will solidify its great reputation in the area,” said Jim Oliver, Heritage Golf Group’s Chief Operating Officer.
With its excellent location and well-established reputation, the club draws from the area’s vibrant residential and business community. White Deer Run is frequently the host site for prominent charity golf tournaments and the clubhouse and surrounding outdoor space accommodates weddings and business meetings. The club has an expansive driving range and golf academy as well.
About Heritage Golf Group
Founded in 1999, Heritage Golf Group’s current ownership and leadership team brings years of diverse and successful experience owning and operating golf and country clubs. The current ownership purchased Heritage Golf Group in January 2020, with its collection of six (6) owned golf courses. The Heritage Golf Group has now grown to thirteen (13) clubs located in Virginia, Florida, Hilton Head, SC, Westchester County, NY, New Jersey, Illinois and Wisconsin. Guided by the principle of evolving the golf business experience to the highest level, each individual club’s amenities and operational systems are tailored to augment its unique assets. For more information, please visit www.heritagegolfgroup.com.
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Media Contact: Patti Hulsebus, Heritage Golf Group