The Business of Designing and Building the World’s Greatest Golf Courses. Guest: Mr. Robert Trent Jones, Jr.Posted by ludw1086 on Mar 8, 2016 in Guest Speakers | Comments Off on The Business of Designing and Building the World’s Greatest Golf Courses. Guest: Mr. Robert Trent Jones, Jr.
March 8, 2016. Mr. Robert Trent Jones, Jr, Chairman and Master Architect of Robert Trent Jones II Golf Course Architects. Robert Trent Jones, Jr. talks about his path to becoming one of the world’s premier golf course architects — from apprenticing beside his father while designing the legendary Spyglass Hill to pioneering the company’s business in Asia and founding his own firm. He offers insight into how he runs a golf course design business — applying the basics of turning a profit and containing costs while maintaining a commitment to environmental stewardship and innovative design that respects the existing terrain. Q&A Begins at: 00’48’47”.