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The Private Club Advisor Newsletter is a monthly business letter read by directors, officers, owners, and managers of private clubs. The newsletter focuses on club policy issues, member relations, and legal and legislative developments affecting the club industry. Untitled

Since its launch in 1990, thousands of managers have come to trust The PCA as a knowledgeable and proven resource for information that is always relevant, concise, and unbiased. The majority of our subscribers purchase additional copies to be shared with board members, owners, and staff. Currently more than 17,000 readers depend on the PCA’s timely content and crisp presentation to keep them abreast of important industry news and developments.

Announcing PCS Plus – PCA Quality with an Operation focus

Since it’s inception, the editorial content of The Private Club Advisor newsletter has been policy-focused and aimed at officers, directors and owners of clubs as well as the managers. In the course of our research, we often come across information with a more operational focus that is not appropriate for inclusion in the PCA, but which has clear value for the club’s professional staff members.

Our bimonthly publication, PCA Plus serves as a vehicle for disseminating timely operational information directly and exclusively to club administrators.

Over the last two years, the first several issues of Plus have appeared in the form of a two page insert in the PCA. Recently Plus was expanded from two to four pages, placed on an every-other-month production schedule, and put into the capable hands of Teri Finan, a veteran journalist in the club field. These changes are part of our commitment to making Plus as valuable a tool for the professionals who manage the daily operations of private clubs as the PCA is for club policy makers.

Back Issues Available on The PCA Archive CD

If you need answers in a hurry, keep The Private Club Advisor at your fingertips with The PCA CD. This searchable archive gives you instant access to every issue of The PCA since 1990 and updates are available annually.

Who We Are

The Public Club Advisor (PCA) is written by Eldon Miller, a lifelong journalist with nearly 40 years experience in the club industry. In 2003, Miller was joined by former Club Management magazine Editor Teri Finan, a marketing and communications specialist whose club industry experience adds another ten years to the collective tenure. As a team, they share a very simple commitment to keeping managers and their boards up-to-date, and to help make the challenging job of club management easier by supplying readers with information that is always relevant and unbiased. Contact Us


A business letter Exclusively for Executive and Administrators of Private Clubs