Bayside Resort Golf Club, an award-winning, semi-private 18-hole Jack Nicklaus signature golf course in Selbyville, Delaware has announced Brian Rashley as the club’s new general manager. As general manager, Rashley will oversee all elements of the club from golf operations, agronomy, sales/marketing to food & beverage and fitness club operations.
“We are delighted to welcome Brian to Bayside Resort Golf Club. He comes to us with a great deal of knowledge, and a genuine passion for the customer experience. Brian is known for creating an environment where team members can do their best work,” said Michelle D. Freeman, CEO of the Carl M. Freeman Companies. “Brian is committed to understanding the member’s perspective and working tirelessly to ensure that everyone’s experience remains a point of pride.”
Brian is originally from North Wales, Pennsylvania. He graduated from Methodist University in 2009 with a degree in Business Administration and a concentration in Professional Golf Management. He has spent the last 12 years working for Troon. Brian was at Seaview Golf Club in Absecon, NJ, for 9 years, starting first as a college intern and progressing through all facets of management including lead golf instructor, Head Golf Professional, and ultimately General Manager/Director of Golf. Before joining Bayside resort Golf Club, Brian was General Manager of Bear Trap Dunes, managing a staff of over 80 associates. Under Brian’s leadership, Bear Trap Dunes achieved its highest golf course ranking in the history of the club. He currently resides in Millville with his wife Samantha and his two daughters Charleigh (5) and Brynnleigh (2).
“Joining Bayside Resort Golf Club is an extraordinary opportunity for me,” says Brian. “ I feel extremely grateful to be advancing my career with Troon Golf while staying with the Carl M Freeman Companies and continuing to call the Bethany Beach Area Home. Being General Manager at the No.1 rated golf course in Delaware is a dream come true. I look forward to joining a team filled with outstanding talent and the desire to deliver an exceptional experience the membership has come to expect at Bayside Resort Golf Club!”
Owned by the Carl M. Freeman Companies, the Bayside community is thoughtfully designed to enhance the land’s beauty, while providing plentiful amenities and residential choices. Bayside Resort Golf Club is rated as the No.1 golf course in Delaware by Golfweek in the publication’s “2021 Best Courses You Can Play in Each State” list. Bayside offers unique amenities, including community pools, fitness, tennis, kayaking, paddle boarding, stocked ponds, a dog park, poolside bars, life enrichment classes, kids’ programming, community events, and an integrated retail and entertainment venue.