Golf Course Architecture - Issue 75, January 2024

9 INTERVIEW 48 For almost 30 years, Jeremy Slessor has run European Golf Design, one of the largest operations in the industry. He speaks with GCA about his career, particularly at EGD, which now has a portfolio of over 70 projects in 24 countries. REPORTS 70 South Carolina’s Florence County hopes the Wellman renovation by Rees Jones will spur economic growth. 74 Construction of a luxury golf destination, featuring a 27-hole design by Brian Curley, is under way in Indonesia. 76 Greg Letsche gives individual holes a stronger sense of identity at the Parkland club in south Florida. GCSAA SHOW 78 With the golf course industry preparing for the GCSAA Conference and Trade Show in Phoenix, GCA highlights some of the businesses to check out if you are attending. HOLING OUT 92 We close the issue by taking a look at a new nine that is designed to offer a distinctly different repeat play. ON SITES 54 The coastline north of Ireland’s capital has another serious golfing player in the shape of Jameson Golf Links. 60 Brad Klein travels to south Florida to visit Apogee Club, where the first of its three courses has now opened.