Interval Travel Receives Viking River Cruises’ Platinum Circle Award

Interval International, a leading global provider of vacation services and an operating business of Interval Leisure Group (Nasdaq:IILG), announced that Interval Travel has achieved Viking River Cruises’ Platinum Circle status for the second consecutive year. The prestigious award is given to top-tier travel agencies that exemplify excellence in sales and provide outstanding support of the Viking River Cruises® product.

Darren Dolan (front, left), director of business development in southern Florida for Viking River Cruises®, presents the Platinum Circle Award to Raul Estrada, Interval International’s senior vice president of global member services, and Interval Travel executives.

Darren Dolan (front, left), director of business development in southern Florida for Viking River Cruises®, presents the Platinum Circle Award to Raul Estrada, Interval International’s senior vice president of global member services, and Interval Travel executives.

“Our travel partners are essential to our ongoing success,” said Darren Dolan, director of business development in southern Florida for Viking River Cruises. “It’s a privilege for us to recognize Interval for its impressive 2012 sales results.”

The Interval Travel Cruise team was presented with a cut-crystal scale model of a traditional Viking Longship, exclusively created for Platinum Circle winners. The award is on display at the company’s Member-Services Center in Miami.

“We’re honored to receive this recognition from Viking River Cruises and look forward to providing our members with the opportunity to take advantage of the unique vacation experiences they offer,” said Raul Estrada, Interval’s senior vice president of global member services.

Viking River Cruises is the world’s leading river cruise company, known for deluxe vacations along the rivers of Europe, Russia, China, Southeast Asia, and Egypt.

The Interval Travel Cruise department has been operating since 1997 to provide services to North American consumer member families. Interval Travel is a Cruise Lines International Association Booking Agency or “CLIA” certified.