Platinum Clubs of America (Platinum) posted the top 125 Country Clubs 2014 Rankings. Congratulations to the country clubs honored as the top 4% of all Country Clubs in America - an amazing achievement. However, the actual ranking criteria within has been changed by Platinum is questionable for several reasons.
- Two categories merged: residential country club and non-resident country club which has made the entire number cumbersome and unequal. How do you compare clubs with homes, homeowner associations, school buses and architectural review boards with those that solely the amenities?
- The new "Universal Recognition" criteria negatively impacts residential country club's privacy for residents. Security is critical in the