Colin joined Cohoat and O’Neal Management in January 2017 as the Director of Operations, after 3 years with Applied Golf Management (based in New Jersey). His experience with Applied Golf included 2 years as Club Manager for an 18-hole Semi-Private operation in Western Massachusetts (Hickory Ridge). His biggest accomplishments with Applied Golf included increased sales in Golf Membership, Outing and Banquet Business, Community Involvement, and hosting State and National Golf Tournaments for all age groups. As of 2022, Colin now serves as Chief Operating Officer of Cohoat and O’Neal Management.
Colin is a graduate of Carmel High School (’03) and Purdue University (’07, B.S. Sales Management).
During Colin’s time at Purdue University, he was involved in the growth of his Major (Sales Management). His involvement in Pi Sigma Epsilon, a National Sales Fraternity (Events Chair-2006-2007), Purdue’s Corporate Sponsorship Program (Team Leader), and Purdue’s Regional Sales Team all assisted to the growth in numbers to the School and provided new opportunities for future students in this Major. Colin was selected by his Professors to be a Teaching Assistant and Group Leader in numerous course studies that pertained to the Sales Management Major at Purdue University.
Colin’s playing career includes All-Conference (MIC, Carmel H.S. 2002), State Championship contestant (Carmel H.S. 2002 & 2003), Indiana State Amateur Championship contestant (2012 & 2013), and Wood Wind Club Champion (2011 & 2012).
Colin takes pride in the relationships he has with family, friends, associates, and business partners. Colin’s primary business objective is to promote the Game of Golf within local, State, and National Markets and preserving and growing Golf Operations in those markets.
Colin and fiancée, Shelby, are the proud parents of Magnolia Willow O’Neal (born August 6, 2020).