|12 Months Ended|
Dec. 31, 2018
|Organization, Consolidation and Presentation of Financial Statements [Abstract]|
Drive Shack Inc., which is referred to in this Annual Report on Form 10-K, together as Drive Shack Inc. or the Company, is a leading owner and operator of golf-related leisure and dining and entertainment businesses. The Company, a Maryland corporation, was formed in 2002, and its common stock is traded on the NYSE under the symbol “DS.”
The Company conducts its business through the following segments: (i) Entertainment Golf venues, (ii) Traditional Golf properties and (iii) corporate. For a further discussion of the reportable segments, see Note 4.
The Company's Entertainment Golf business opened its first venue in Orlando, Florida on April 7, 2018. The Company expects to open a chain of next-generation Entertainment Golf venues across the United States and internationally which combine golf, competition, dining and fun. The Company's Traditional Golf business is one of the largest owners and operators of golf properties in the United States. As of December 31, 2018, the Company owned, leased or managed 66 properties across 11 states. The corporate segment consists primarily of investments in loans and securities.
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