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Two New Executives Join ONE CLUB Gulf Shores


These new hires further add to ONE CLUB Gulf Shores' "Best 45 Holes
in Golf" reputation

, a vertically-integrated commercial real estate specialty
finance firm, has hired two new professionals for its recently unveiled ONE
CLUB Gulf Shores.
ONE CLUB Gulf Shores recently completed
substantial renovations of its golf course, introduced resort-style
amenities, and unveiled Bar 45, a new bar and restaurant venue in the
15,000-square-foot clubhouse to meet the growth of Gulf Shores as an
increasingly popular golf and vacation destination. ONE CLUB Gulf Shores
is located at 4000 Gulf Shores Parkway in Gulf Shores, Alabama.

PGA Professional Shane Allen is the new Head Golf Pro and a Class A PGA
member. Allen was recently named a Golf Digest Best Teacher in Alabama,
Gulf Coast Chapter Teacher of the Year 2017, and has won numerous other
awards throughout his career. Prior to joining ONE CLUB Gulf Shores,
Allen was a Head Golf Pro at Steelwood
Country Club
and was Head Coach of Women's Golf at Spring
Hill College
, where he grew one of the largest junior programs in
the Mobile County. Committed to golf education, Allen has completed TPI
Level 1 and 2, K Vest Level 1, CAFS by Nike Golf Level 1, Operation 36
Level 1 and Level 2.

Joining Allen is Laurie Farris, Director of Property Operations. Most
recently, she was an Area Vice President for multifamily owner RAM
Partners. Farris specializes in training, leasing, and community
management across a variety of asset classes. Farris will bring her
community management experiences alongside the new resort amenities
added to the new ONE CLUB to help UC Funds orchestrate a one-of-a-kind
offering along all of the Emerald Coast. Laurie will begin expanding the
ONE CLUB resort's offerings in late summer with the introduction of
brand new luxury apartments and condos, a new bar on premise,
pickleball, additional pool club amenities, and event and banquet
services for the resort.

"Shane's skills in the professional golf world combined with Laurie's
operational expertise and ONE CLUB Gulf Shores' new course is sure to
make the golfing experience for our residents and outside play
unparalleled," said Daniel M. Palmier, President and CEO of UC Funds.
"With our renovations and partnerships with nearby attractions, ONE CLUB
Gulf Shores is part of ‘The Best 45 Holes in Golf.' It attracts local
and destination golfers alike with a wonderful play-to-stay atmosphere
and our luxury condos and apartments are available to those seeking the
best life has to offer 24/7. Shane will only enhance this experience
through his level of talent and warm teaching style, whether players are
continuing a lifelong golfing hobby or just picking up a club for the
first time."

ONE CLUB Gulf Shores has partnered with contiguous Craft
Farms Golf Resort
to present the "Best 45 Holes in Golf" for both
ONE CLUB Gulf Shores residents and golf enthusiasts alike. As a result
of this partnership, the new "Best 45 Holes in Golf" is expected to draw
significantly more golfers from all over the United States as Gulf
Shores and the Alabama coast become the new golf mecca. New Stay and
Play resort lodging allows golfers to play and stay overnight at the ONE
CLUB resort and enjoy the courses offered, all within a 15 minute drive.
The brand new Bar
offers two bar and restaurant scenes that round out a full
getaway experience for golfers year-round. The 3,500-square-foot
restaurant and bar overlooks the 9th hole and "Amen Corner."

Full upgrades include hiring Troon/Honours
as the new operations company overseeing the development of new
water and sand challenges, installation of new bunkers, water features,
irrigation, and water systems; a larger golf cart fleet; full
landscaping; and new seasonal maintenance.

With the new golf renovations significant renovations have also come to
the 15,000-square-foot Clubhouse, the Pro Shop, and its collection of
amenities at ONE CLUB Gulf Shores. Upstairs in the clubhouse is a newly
renovated 3,500-square-foot fitness center. For more information on
condos available for sale at ONE CLUB Gulf Shores, visit
or call 1-844-ONE-CLUB.

About UC Funds

Founded in 2010 by Dan Palmier, UC Funds is a vertically integrated
commercial real estate specialty finance firm that originates,
structures, underwrites, and asset manages its commercial real estate
investments. A national balance sheet provider of both debt and equity
capital solutions, UC Funds has provided over $2 billion of capital
solutions to date. UC Funds offers quick and customized financial
solutions throughout the entire capital stack, including joint venture
equity. One of the nation's most entrepreneurial lending institutions,
UC Funds focuses on multifamily, retail, office, hotel,
industrial/warehouse, adaptive reuse, and construction assets
nationwide. The firm has developed strong relationships with past and
current borrowers through their renowned customer service, creativity,
speed, and reliability. In July 2017 UC Funds announced the launch of
their industry leading non-recourse commercial mortgage bridge loan, UC GO.
This is the most transformative and competitive commercial mortgage
product available in commercial real estate. The variable rate
non-recourse product, which starts at LIBOR +395, is available for loans
as little as $5 million. To apply for UC GO financing, please
contact Joseph Ambrose, Senior Vice President of Production, at
1-844-UCFUNDS or email
For more information on UC Funds, visit

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