The Union Club is proud to have once again received the exclusive designations of being named a Distinguished Emerald Club of World, and a 5-star Platinum Club of America.  The club has now been honored with these prestigious awards for more than six years.  The current award designations run through the 2018 calendar year.

Distinguished Emerald Club of the World

Boardroom magazine developed the Distinguished Clubs award program to help vitalize and preserve the institution of private clubs by fostering a ceaseless drive to ever improve the “Member Experience” provided by private clubs throughout the world. Distinguished Emerald Club status is awarded to the top 5 percent of clubs.
To be a Distinguished Emerald Club is to be one of a highly select group of private clubs that have been recognized as providing an absolutely excellent Member Experience at a level attained by only the finest clubs in the world.
Receiving the designation of a Distinguished Emerald Club of the World is nuanced yet thoroughly recognizable, for it is based on the most important of all intangible qualities. Reputation. Reverence. Admiration. Brand Equity. Fame. 


Platinum Clubs of America

The Platinum Clubs® of America is the most respected recognition in the industry. Selected by a nationwide survey of General Managers and Club Presidents, Platinum Clubs® of America represent the very finest private clubs in their category.  Acceptance into this elite category of clubs is based on the following six criteria.
1. Professional Service Levels and Overall Experience
2. Excellence in Amenities and Facilities
3. Quality of Membership
4. Respect and Compliance with the Governing Bodies of the Game
5. Governance and Management
6. Universal Recognition