Orange Lake Resorts, home to the Holiday Inn Club Vacations brand, is excited to announce that Holiday Inn Club Vacations was named Orlando Business Journal’s 2018 Brand Madness champion. The competition, tailored after the NCAA’s March Madness championships, pitted Central Florida’s top 64 brands against each other in a weekly online fan vote.
Orange Lake Resorts, home to the Holiday Inn Club Vacations brand, is expanding its top tier luxury line of villas to its Cape Canaveral Beach Resort and sharing a first look into the villa designs and amenities. Completion of the new Signature Collection building, which includes 42 two- and four-bedroom villas, is expected early this summer.
Orange Lake Resorts, home to the Holiday Inn Club Vacations brand, presented a check for $303,000 to Give Kids The World at its recent sales awards event – The Sammy’s
Two Holiday Inn Club Vacations Brand team members put help over their fears to support Give Kids The World by rappelling 38 floors off of one of Orlando’s iconic hotels on Friday, February 9. IT Manager Jimmy Dean and Operations Specialist Christina Perez, raised nearly $6,000 as part of the Over The Edge fundraiser which provides those individuals that raise a certain amount of money the opportunity to rappel off of a high-rise building.
Team members across the company’s 26 resorts volunteered 2,106 hours of community service, collected 7,876 pounds of food and donated 6,205 toys to support non-profits in their communities. Holiday Inn Club Vacations team member volunteer hours equate to nearly $50,000 of in-kind support. Additionally, the Holiday Inn Club Vacations brand supported a new effort in 2017, The Hope In One Golf Tournament benefitting Give Kids The World. As the title sponsor and organizer, the event raised $236,250.
Orange Lake Resorts, home to the Holiday Inn Club Vacations® brand, is well on its way to completing redesign and remodeling to more than 3,100 rooms as part of its five-year renovations schedule announced in August 2016.
Orange Lake Resorts, home to the Holiday Inn Club Vacations® brand, donated $18,560 to Orlando, Florida-based charity Noah’s Light Foundation. The funds were raised through employee efforts at the company’s 26 resort properties throughout the United States. The mission of Noah’s Light Foundation is to find a cure for pediatric brain cancer by supporting visionary doctors in pediatric oncology, funding new research in the field, raising awareness of the cause, and enriching the lives of the brave children struggling with this disease.
Orange Lake Resorts, home to the Holiday Inn Club Vacations® brand, recently was recognized by the Orlando Business Journal as the second largest privately held company in Central Florida as part of the publication’s Golden 100 Awards ceremony. Kemmons Wilson began the company in 1982 when he opened Orange Lake Resort in Kissimmee, Florida. Today the company has grown to 26 resorts in 12 states with more than 7,600 villas and 4,600 employees.
August 9, 2017 – Orange Lake Resorts, home to the Holiday Inn Club Vacations® brand, is excited to celebrate and promote the 2nd annual National Learning and Development Month in October. The month was created by Holiday Inn Club Vacations to excite and promote personal development among employees across all industries. It was accepted by…
Orange Lake Resorts, Home to The Holiday Inn Club Vacations® Brand, Announces New Corporate Campus Headquarters
August 7, 2017 – Orange Lake Resorts, home to the Holiday Inn Club Vacations® brand, announced the signing of an agreement with Tavistock Development Company to build a new corporate campus headquarters at Infinity Park in Orlando, Florida. The new three-story, 125,000 square foot office building sits next to the company’s two-story 115,000 square foot…
Tom Nelson Promoted to CEO of Orange Lakes Resorts, Don Harrill Transitioning to Role of Vice Chairman of the Board
July 11, 2017 – Orange Lake Resorts, home to the Holiday Inn Club Vacations® brand, today announced that Thomas R. Nelson, current President and Chief Operating Officer will be promoted to Chief Executive Officer, effective August 1. Nelson will hold the title President and CEO and will succeed Don L. Harrill, who will transition from…
July 10, 2017 – Orange Lake Resorts, home to the Holiday Inn Club Vacations® brand, is proud to announce that nine of their resorts recently earned the prestigious Certificate of Excellence Award from TripAdvisor® and its members. Now in its seventh year, the achievement celebrates hospitality businesses that have earned great traveler reviews on TripAdvisor…