Entries by Cary Benjamin

The Aquidneck Club Welcomes Bernadette Robinson as new Director of Finance and Administration

  With over 20 years of experience in accounting and financial management, Bernadette Robinson is a key addition to the Aquidneck management team. Bernadette brings a career filled with strong leadership, professionalism and experience to this new role. She comes to us directly from a non-profit educational organization where she served as the Director of […]

Miranda Caulkins joins The Aquidneck Club Team

The Aquidneck Club is pleased to announce that Miranda Caulkins is our new Communications Manager.  Miranda is a Midwest native with over a decade of experience working as a communications professional, photographer and graphic designer. Miranda comes to us from St. Louis, Missouri, after seven years of working in communications and development for a number […]

Golf Channel Airs Three Episodes with Billy Andrade at The Aquidneck Club – Watch here!

The Golf Channel had selected The Aquidneck Club as host for three broadcasts featuring PGA Touring Professional Billy Andrade and host Gary Williams. A dedicated team of golf and media professionals brought a panoply of production equipment and worked hard to create the episodes on a beautiful “Aquidneck” day in early July. The show topics were […]

Fashion, Friends & Fun: The biggest party of the summer held, co-sponsored by Giorgio Armani and Saks Fifth Avenue

Portsmouth, Rhode Island – On August 24th, The Aquidneck Club was fully transformed to create a party unlike any other. The seaside venue welcomed members and exclusive guests to see first-hand what Aquidneck life is like. Outstanding food, music and a chic vibe made this the party of the season.  Guests sipped on on classic […]

From 0 to 200: The Aquidneck Club membership rockets ahead

  Portsmouth, RI – In January of 2019, twelve entrepreneurial members of the former Carnegie Abbey Country Club came together to purchase the assets of that original club. This diverse team of visionaries believed that the club, if properly managed and improved would be one of the most valuable and highly coveted sporting paradises in […]

Golf Channel taps the Aquidneck Club for 3 Episodes with PGA Touring Pro Billy Andrade

  The Golf Channel has selected The Aquidneck Club as host for three broadcasts featuring PGA Touring Professional Billy Andrade and host Gary Williams.  A local favorite, Andrade was born in neighboring Bristol, Rhode Island, and was American Junior Golf Association (AJGA) alum and 1981 Rolex Junior Player of the Year.  After attending Wake Forest University, […]