Our People

Alex Polazzo

Role: General Manager
Serving Since: 2019
Phone Number: 404.222.0191
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Alex Polazzo is a 30-year veteran of the hospitality industry. Food and Beverage is Alex’s passion. He brings a breadth of leadership experience from hotels, restaurant management, on & off premise event catering (2-10,000 guests), beverage operations, new construction/concepts, country clubs, free standing operations and much more. Alex flourishes in all of his projects, directives, and timelines which continuously push his limits to the max. Following in his father’s footsteps and beliefs, “good is never good enough” continues to be his motto. Alex could not have achieved his incredible career without the support of his family, which includes four outstanding daughters, two sons, and a family tree which enhances his life.

Caroline Hubbard

Role: Assistant General Manager
Serving Since: 2010
Phone Number: 404.222.0191
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Caroline Hubbard is the General Manager and came to ClubCorp after the 191 Club and the Commerce Club merged in 2010.

Prior to serving ClubCorp Caroline was the General Manager at the Commerce Club at Broad Street in Atlanta.

With more than 25 years in the hospitality industry she began as Hostess and used her affiliation with the Club Managers Association of America to rise from hostess, to Director of Services, Assistant General Manager and ultimately as General Manager at the Commerce Club, she will now serve as General Manager here at the Plaza Club.

If Caroline can ever be of service, please do not hesitate to call her.

Scott Fillmore

Role: Membership Director
Serving Since: 2019
Phone Number: 404.222.0191
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Scott started as a Membership Sales Director for The Commerce Club in May of 2019.  While originally from Chicago, Scott attended high school in Marietta and has lived in the Atlanta area for more than 20 years.  After graduating from Indiana University, he has worked primarily in the world of professional sports, having spent time with the Cleveland Cavaliers, Golden State Warriors, Atlanta Thrashers, Braves, Hawks, Legends, and Atlanta Motor Speedway.  He was also a sales director with Live Nation, focusing on the VIP programs for Lakewood Amphitheatre, Chastain Park, and Music Midtown.

Scott resides in the East Lake neighborhood of Atlanta with his wife Allison, two beautiful daughters, and two crazy dogs.  He looks forward to helping deliver the best experience possible for Commerce Club Members and their guests. 

Derek Richardson

Role: Membership Director
Serving Since: 2019
Phone Number: 404.222.0192
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Originally from Long Island, NY, Derek relocated to Atlanta in 1996 – just in time for the Atlanta Summer Olympics. After pursuing a Cisco Networking Specialist Degree, he quickly jumped into technical sales, working up the ladder with organizations such as AT&T and Sprint. Derek resides in East Atlanta and looks forward to continuing the longstanding Commerce Club tradition of Building Relationships and Enriching Lives.

Kaitlyn Green

Role: Private Events Director
Serving Since: 2010
Phone Number: 972.895.3527
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Elina Huttunen

Role: Member Relations Director
Serving Since: 2018
Phone Number: 770.389.2000 x:4607

Elina came to Eagle’s Landing from White Oak and Canongate 1 Golf Clubs where she served as the Member Relations Coordinator. Elina has her Master’s Degree in Marketing from Turku School of Economics and Bachelor’s in International Business from Aalto University School of Business. She has previously worked in marketing and event production for both global organizations and small businesses with a detour in Washington DC in Economic Affairs. Elina is excited to be part of the Eagle’s Landing family and to create all kinds of fun events to enrich the lives of our Members as well as to form connections in our community.

Margaret Burge

Role: Private Events Director
Serving Since: 2019
Phone Number: 404.222.0191
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Private Event Director Margaret Burge joins The Commerce Club from Washington, D.C., where she began her career as an event planner for political news publications and worked her way to catering sales for top brand boutique hotels. With a passion for hospitality, Margaret enjoys bringing all types of people together to share unforgettable experiences – and is excited to share this with our Members and guests.

Gustavo Atencio

Role: Food & Beverage Director
Serving Since: 2019
Phone Number: 404.222.0191
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Fred Gilbert

Role: Executive Chef
Serving Since: 2019
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