The Cliffs Appoints James Scott as General Manager of The Cliffs at Keowee Springs

(TRAVELERS REST, S.C.) – The Cliffs is pleased to announce that James Scott has joined its team as general manager of The Cliffs at Keowee Springs. Scott will help further elevate the private club experience at The Cliffs at Keowee Springs located on Lake Keowee just minutes from Clemson.

Scott joins The Cliffs from The Ford Plantation Club in Savannah, where he served since 2005 and most recently held the role of assistant general manager. With more than 30 years of hospitality and private club experience, Scott has also worked with premier brands such as the Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company and Buckhead Life Restaurant Group. Scott is an active member of the Club Managers Association of America and holds the association’s certified club manager designation. He is a graduate of Valdosta State University.

“James brings years of industry experience, a passion for serving others and a new perspective to The Cliffs at Keowee Springs,” said Rob Duckett, president of The Cliffs. “Under his leadership, we look forward to maintaining the highest levels of service and hospitality at The Cliffs at Keowee Springs as we continue to take this club to new heights through the addition of new amenities and programs.”

Known as a family-friendly and energetic year-round retreat, The Cliffs at Keowee Springs is home to The Beach Club, a popular gathering spot located on a pristine, sandy lake beach. The club boasts a Tom Fazio-designed golf course and practice facility, The Bistro, a wellness center, hiking trails and guided boating excursions. The Cliffs at Keowee Springs is home to The Landing, a recent developer release located on some of the lake’s most coveted land.

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About The Cliffs
The Cliffs is a collection of seven private, luxury residential mountain and lake club communities located in the Carolina Blue Ridge Mountains, between two of the nation’s top award-winning cities for quality of life — Greenville, S.C. and Asheville, N.C. — and Clemson, S.C., home to top-ranked Clemson University. The Cliffs’ suite of amenities for members includes seven clubs, seven nationally recognized golf courses, six wellness centers, multiple tennis complexes, a marina, beach club, and equestrian center, boating, watersports, cycling, paddle sports, hiking trails, wakeboarding, wine clubs, more than a dozen restaurant and private event venues, an organic farm, and over 2,000 year-round programs and social activities to create timeless experiences. Homes at The Cliffs range in price from $500,000 to $6 million+; homesites, from $125,000. For more information about The Cliffs, visit Contact The Cliffs at 864.249.4364 to learn more about real estate, membership, or to arrange a visit.

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