Resort Development Partners (RDP) offers expertise in operations and strategic planning for hotels, clubs, residential and resort communities. Our team approach focuses on reinvention through performance optimization.
The Founders of RDP have over 60 years combined experience and have been involved
Frank J. Denniston
Founder & Managing Partner
Frank Denniston is a seasoned hospitality professional who has a proven commitment to high quality and industry-leading hospitality operations. Frank has worked for more than two decades in all facets of the private club, resort and residential community industry. In his early career, Denniston held a variety of C-Level positions within many national and boutique clubs, as well as
In addition to his diverse hospitality experience, he has more than 20 years of development experience with varied responsibilities including new property underwriting and acquisition, strategic planning and direct management of multiple developments, finance, hospitality
W. Douglas White
Founder and Managing Partner
Douglas White has over 25 years of experience in
In the late
Jeffrie W. Hunter, PGA
Executive VP, Finance & Operations
Jeffrie W. Hunter has over 25 years of experience in the golf industry with
Mr. Hunter has an extensive background in operations. Before Resort Development Partners, he served at Pringle Development as the GM/COO, and VP of Golf Operations. Hunter also has experience as the VP of Site Operations for The Hermitage, which is the home of President Andrew Jackson, the largest presidential site in the country.
Hunter was presented the Horton Smith Award from both the Tennessee PGA Section and the Middle Tennessee PGA Chapter in 2013 and 2014. This is a peer award presented to a PGA Professional for their commitment to
Mr. Hunter directs the budget, finance, sales/marketing
Director of Club Operations
Andrea Cabrera has two decades of experience in the diverse areas of hospitality and club management. She has successfully opened several high visibility club portfolios within the mid-Atlantic, Denver, Colorado and Southern California markets. She is a graduate of George Mason University with a bachelor’s in business administration.
As the Director of Club Operations for Links, she directs all mid-west