Navigator Travel Club’s Network of Accommodations, Plus Savings for Vacation Add-Ons

Orlando, Florida, August 17, 2017 – (INTUITION) – Navigator Travel Club, the vacation industry’s most innovative technology-based travel network, presents exclusive prices on travel products, services, and accommodations around the world. Featuring vacation add-ons that captivate all generations of adventurers, club members have thousands of offerings at their fingertips.   The Navigator Travel Club Membership…

Hilton São Paulo Morumbi Unveils Guest Room Makeover With Introduction Of New Room Category

Guests experience an array of new amenities including a renovated lobby, swimming pool and guest rooms August 15, 2017 – Hilton São Paulo Morumbi celebrates the completion of a multi-million dollar renovation campaign, with the debut of a new “premium” rooms category – 242 fully upgraded guest rooms offering a new accommodation experience for travelers visiting the…

CVOA Announces Record Number of VO-Con 2017 Sponsors

August 15, 2017 – This fall, when Vacation Ownership industry decision-makers from across North America join together in Whistler for  VO-Con 2017,  the Canadian Vacation Ownership Association’s (CVOA) vacation ownership conference,  they will gain new perspectives while building valuable connections and learning about innovative trends, products and services.    Unique networking functions, stimulating industry education sessions and unusual key…

Construction Underway at The Aruba Condominium in Daytona Beach Shores

August 15, 2017 – GreenPointe Communities LLC has completed the purchase of the property for The Aruba Condominium, one of only two new oceanfront condominium developments to proceed in Daytona Beach Shores since 2008. Demolition and site preparations are now underway at the site. “We are thrilled to be moving forward with construction of The Aruba,” said Grady Miars, President…

Diamond Resorts International to Sponsor Barbecue Fundraiser for Nevada Partnership for Homeless Youth

August 15, 2017 – Diamond Resorts International®, a global leader in the hospitality and vacation ownership industries, is proudly hosting a barbecue fundraiser on Saturday, Aug. 5, 2017, in Las Vegas, Nevada, to benefit the Nevada Partnership for Homeless Youth. Diamond Resorts has partnered with the local nonprofit organization, which aims to combat youth homelessness…

Forbes Names Marriott International One of the World’s Most Innovative Companies

August 15, 2017 – Marriott International, Inc., was recently named to the Forbes 2017 World’s Most Innovative Companieslist, joining the ranks of Tesla, Amazon and Netflix.  Forbes’ proprietary evaluation ranks companies according to their “innovation premium” or the difference between their market capitalization and the net present value of cash flows from existing businesses (based on…

NAVIS Introduces First-to- Market Solution to Recent Vacation Rental Listing Site Changes

August 15, 2017 – NAVIS, the No. 1 reservation sales and marketing technology provider for the hospitality industry, this week revealed the first-to- market solution in response to the recent HomeAway changes that have created concern and uncertainty for many vacation rental owners and property managers. On June 21st of this year, HomeAway announced that…

Connect Travel Launching Marketing Leadership Summit

August 15, 2017 – Connect Travel is pleased to announce Marketing Leadership Summit, a new event for North America’s top destination marketers. The Marketing Leadership Summit will take place Feb.19-21, 2018, at Hyatt Regency Orlando. “The explosion of marketing technology presents tourism marketers with newfound challenges and enormous opportunities,” said Will Seccombe, president of Connect Travel. “The Marketing…

Comfort Brand Hotels Continue Category Dominance with Hotel Openings and Strongest Pipeline in History

August 15, 2017 – The Comfort hotel brand is experiencing a record-setting pipeline while successfully executing on the brand’s growth strategy to open one hotel per week in 2017. Developer interest in the brand remains strong due to the Comfort brand’s  appealing prototype, category-leading results, and the proven leadership in the upper midscale segment of Choice Hotels…

Meliá Hotels International Partners With Duetto to Transform Revenue Strategy

Meliá goes even deeper into its ongoing digital transformation, to enhance the personalized guest experience August 15, 2017 – Duetto, the hospitality industry’s leader in Revenue Strategy technology, and Meliá Hotels International have partnered to implement Duetto’s cloud-based solutions as part of the company’s ongoing digital transformation. Meliá, one of the largest hotel companies in…

Diamond Resorts International Announces Peter Crage as Chief Financial Officer

Crage brings more than 30 years of experience in the hospitality and entertainment industries August 15, 2017 – Diamond Resorts International®, a global leader in the hospitality and vacation ownership industries, announces that Peter Crage will assume the role of Chief Financial Officer effective August 21, 2017. In his most recent position as Chief Financial…