Will Bailey is coming to Hobcaw Yacht Club after having worked in the hospitality, sports and country club industries for fifteen years. He has been able to focus on his passion for management during the last four with great successes at each club. Will brings a unique outlook of experience organizing, promoting and executing best in class industry practices having directed and/or managed some of the southeast’s most respected privately owned and non-for-profit clubs. Will strongly believes that through providing consistent and high quality service, members will feel the most comfortable at the club and get the most out of their membership. Through his tireless passion for business growth, sustainability and member satisfaction, he is ultimately focused on ensuring a club is functioning at the highest potential.
Will’s family all live in the Charleston area and are avid tennis players. Will played Division 1 tennis at The Citadel and College of Charleston and was ranked within the top 500 American tennis players after completing his undergraduate. After his successful playing career, he would later build one of Charleston's most successful junior tennis program while completing his Masters degree in Sports Leadership from Northeastern University. Will is profoundly excited to now call Hobcaw Yacht Club his new managment career home. When Will is not at HYC, he and his wife, Jaime, enjoy biking, boating, tennis, golf and anything that keeps them active. They currently live around the bend from HYC in Mount Pleasant, SC with their two dogs, Onyx and Mayer.
MSL, Northeastern University, Boston, MA
BS, College of Charleston, Charleston, SC