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2015 BMW Championship hosted by Conway Farms Golf Club

Photo by Janae Wise

2015 BMW CHAMPIONSHIP Hosted by Conway Farms Golf Club Conway Farms Golf Club is pleased to be the host for the 2015 BMW Championship to be held September 2015. Formally known as the Western Open, the BMW Championship is the second oldest tournament in the United States and is the penultimate event in the PGA […]

Makena Golf and Beach Club: Maui’s New Jewel

By Eric Shepperd

DISCOVERY LIFE MAGAZINE 2013 Makena Beach and Golf Club: Maui’s New Jewel EXCERPT…. GOLF, OF COURSE…. is a major part of Makena’s future, too. The routing of the North Course had good bones, but it would require both capital and imagina­tion to bring it up to Discovery’s lofty standards. That job fell to Dennis Wise. […]

America’s 100 Greatest Golf Courses

Estancia Golf Club

GOLF DIGEST’S ANNUAL LIST FOR 2013-2014 For more than 28 years, Dennis Wise led and managed a design team from Tom Fazio’s only satellite design studio. He was personally responsible for over 100 golf courses with 7 of those currently ranked in Golf Digest’s America’s 100 Greatest Golf Courses. In 2013, Dennis Wise Golf Course […]

Maroon Creek Club

Maroon Creek Golf Club

EXECUTIVE GOLFER April 2013 Maroon Creek Club: Excellence on the Western Slope of the Continental Divide Background: Dennis Wise was Fazio’s senior designer at Maroon Creek 17 years ago. In September 2012, Dennis rebuilt 22 new green complexes and numerous surrounding bunkers. Because of the short window of time before winter, the project was fast […]

Dennis Wise: Fazio’s Ace In The Hole Is Quite a Wise Guy

The Glen Club

GOLFILLINOIS.COM October 2002 Fazio’s ace in the hole in quite a Wise guy EXCERPT: CHICAGO — We’ve all heard the great parables of turning water to wine, a loaf of bread into a thousand fish. The newest legend is that of The Glen Club, an Air Force base turned elite golf course. When the magic […]

Estancia Golf Club: The Pinnacle of Golf

Estancia Golf Club's 10th hole

GOLFINC November 1996 Estancia Golf Club: The Pinnacle of Golf: Excerpt… Dennis Wise says he couldn’t label a signature hole at Estancia. “That’s like saying which is your favorite kid,’” he says. “I became emotionally involved with each hole,” Wise says. He lined up with a group of journalists to play on the club’s media […]