Clubessential Holdings is fulfilling their global mission of investing in and creating cutting-edge, category-defining businesses by providing a full suite of membership and club management Software as a Service solutions to private clubs, health & fitness clubs, college athletic programs, and parks and recreation entities. Across six brands – Clubessential, ClubReady, Exerp, foreUP, PrestoSports, and Vermont Systems – the company offers a variety of forward-thinking technology and services which help more than 10,000 customers attract, engage, and retain members and fans for life. Clubessential Holdings is currently backed by Battery Ventures.

Our Story

Club Technology

Improves member retention through increased engagement and utilization of club offerings

Improves member prospecting

Allows club operators to manage costs and ensure operational efficiency

Course Technology

Delivers solutions that make it easier for golf course, club, and pro shop managers to run and market their business.

Integrated SaaS tools include point of sale, tee sheet management, online booking, billing, text/email marketing, kitchen services, employees, reporting, and others.

Fitness Technology

Streamline and automate business operations for fitness brands

Attract and retain members through increased engagement tools from payments to registration

Gym Technology

Provides enterprise-class membership-management software systems to large, global fitness brands.

A centralized information source and member database for payment collection, bookings reporting, business analytics and customer-relations management.

Sports Technology

Centralizes all athlete and game information for teams through an integrated CMS

Tools such as broadcasting, statistics, & camp registration enhance viewership and engagement

Recreation Technology

Provides a suite of software applications for the management of recreation operations

Platforms provide clients full operational management, payment management and experience management capabilities

Founded
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Acquired
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Sept 2017
Jan 2018
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Jan 2020
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Feb 2021
May 2021

Our Leadership Team

Randy Eckels
CE Holdings CEO

Brian Carley
CE Holdings CFO

Jason House
CE Holdings CTO

Marilyn Cox
CE Holdings CMO

Sarah Haucke
CE Holdings VP of
People and Culture

Lynn Mangan
Clubessential President

Darol Lain
ClubReady President

RĂ©mi Nodet
Exerp President

Evan Teshima
foreUp Software President

Keith Womack
PrestoSports President

Scott Strong
Vermont Systems President