Gregg Lown has been named director of golf for the Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge, replacing Alan Carter, who has moved on to the Edmonton Country Club as general manager.
Lown brings 15 years of industry experience after serving five years, beginning in 1998, as head golf coach for men and women at the University of Windsor, while working as golf professional at Tecumseh Golf in Ontario.
He joined Fairmont in 2005 as golf shop supervisor at the Fairmont Chateau Whistler in British Columbia and the following year, he was promoted to head professional in Whistler, a post he held for two years until becoming director of golf in 2008.
In 2012, he became director of golf for Golf El Camaleon at the Fairmont Mayakoba and returned to Canada last summer to work with Fairmont Stores in Canmore, Alta., to work on special golf and retail projects.
He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from the University of Western Ontario in London, Ont., and a Bachelor of Commerce Certificate in Public Administration from The University of Windsor in Windsor, Ont.