Our Mission

To empower our clients through solutions to create highly connected data informed relationships with their current and potential membership, to better attract, retain and serve their members for life.


Years in Business


Offices across the U.S.


Happy clients & counting


Talented team members

We’re building the next generation of the club industry.

Like the clubs we serve, Clubessential is a tight knit community of team members — many of whom worked at private clubs in the past — all of whom are dedicated to providing you with exceptional service. We love tech, having fun together, giving back in the community, and more — but above all, we love helping you develop #Members4Life.

About Us

Clubessential is the leading provider of membership and club management solutions to country, golf, city, yacht, and other private clubs. With more than 20 years of smart solutioning, the award-winning Clubessential software provides the next generation of club leaders with a full suite of integrated technology and embedded payment solutions. Operating under Clubessential Holdings alongside sister company foreUP, Clubessential offers website, mobile apps, accounting, tee-times, reservations, POS, CRM, single-source payment processing, business intelligence, and other tools that enable more than 1,300 private clubs to make smart decisions and deliver exceptional member experiences to recruit, engage and retain members for life.

Our Leadership

Scott Strong


Donna Laudenslager

VP of Sales and Customer Success

Stacy Zak

Director of Product Management

Ryan Hall

Director of Product Development

Danyella Waddell

Director of Marketing

Zach Koehler


Maria Tiliakos

HR Business Partner

Our Offices

We have two locations across the U.S. to best serve our club base.


Cincinnati, OH


Wayne, PA

We’re changing the club industry

Ready to make a difference?