New GM Announced for Raven Golf Club at Snowshoe Mountain | Sports Destination Management

New GM Announced for Raven Golf Club at Snowshoe Mountain

Jul 05, 2022

Up to Par Management is more than excited to welcome Chester Guzek as General Manager of Raven Golf Club at Snowshoe Mountain Resort. Guzek holds a degree in Horticultural Science with a concentration in Golf Course Management and finished his academic career with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration.

Shaun Fronk, Vice President of Operations for Up to Par Management said, "We are very excited to have Chester on our team at the Raven. The knowledge Chester brings in all aspects of the golf business, including his experience as a superintendent and work with HOA's, will be invaluable to the Up to Par and the Raven Golf Club."

Chester has an extensive background in Golf Management operations. He began as a General Manager and Superintendent of Meadows Farms Golf Course in Locust Grove, VA. Guzek continued his Superintendent duties at Cannon Ridge Golf Club in Fredericksburg, VA, before dedicating four years of leadership as Assistant General Manager for Lake of the Woods Association. Chester was responsible for all golf operations, the clubhouse, pool, and community center. Before joining The Raven, he also served as the Director of Agronomy for New Direction Golf Management responsible for The Gauntlet Golf Club and Somerset Farms Golf Club.

"I am a WV native and am happy to be back in the Mountain State." Guzek continued,"I am looking forward to bringing The Raven Golf Club to the forefront of WV golf and want to thank Up to Par Management for giving me this opportunity."

About Raven Golf Club at Snowshoe
Raven Golf Club ( at Snowshoe Mountain Resort is located in Snowshoe, W.Va. The Gary Player Signature Raven Golf Club provides an impeccable course with gorgeous scenery every step of the way. Raven's course has garnered recognition from Golf Week magazine, which ranked it as the #2 public course in the state of West Virginia and the #30 public course in the U.S. With long fairways and tees framed by beautiful vistas, each hole is unique and offers an unmatched golf experience. Raven also offers several dining facilities, all featuring stunning views of the surrounding mountain range.

About Up to Par Management
Up to Par Management LLC is a leading club and hospitality management company specializing in golf, country club, and hospitality operations. Up to Par is a growth-oriented company providing opportunities for its partner clubs and associates. Currently seeking to expand its portfolio of clients, Up to Par  looks to partner with properties for full-service club management and operations assignments through long-term contracts and joint-venture investment opportunities. For more information, visit

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