New General Manager Appointed to Ramada Resort Port Douglas

April 27, 2017 – Wyndham Vacation Resorts Asia Pacific is pleased to announce the appointment of Duncan Mars as the new General Manager of Ramada Port Douglas. Duncan comes to Wyndham with fifteen years’ senior management experience in hospitality, including the last five years as a General Manager in Victoria. Ramada Resort Port Douglas, situated…

Timeshare Industry Continues to Attract New Buyers According to ARDA

April 27, 2017 – According to the newly released 2016 U.S. Shared Vacation Ownership Consolidated Owners Report from the ARDA International Foundation (AIF), the timeshare industry remains healthy, showing that owners have become increasingly engaged with their timeshare and the timeshare lifestyle. In fact, there are currently about 9.2 million households in America that own…

Preferred Residences Adds Luxurious Beachfront Resort in Playa Del Carmen, MX

April 27, 2017 – Preferred Residences, a worldwide branding program for luxury shared ownership resorts offered by Interval International, an operating business of ILG (Nasdaq: ILG), has added The Fives Beach Residences at Playa del Carmen to its collection of distinct properties. Located in the heart of the Riviera Maya, the beachfront resort is in…

RDO8 Keynote Speaker, Nigel Risner

April 26, 2017 – RDO is delighted to welcome back Nigel Risner as one of our other amazing keynote speakers at this year’s RDO8 “Together Towards Tomorrow” Conference which is taking place at the Don Carlos Leisure Resort & Spa located in Marbella, between the 10th-12th September 2017. Nigel has an incredibly prolific and successful…

Wyndham Rewards Surpasses 50 Million Member Mark

April 26, 2017 – Wyndham Rewards, the award-winning, critically-acclaimed, guest loyalty program of hotel giant Wyndham Hotel Group, has announced that it has surpassed 50 million members worldwide, marking a major achievement for the recently re-imagined program and highlighting the aggressive expansion of its globally recognized brands. The milestone member—enrolled last week at the newly…

Grand Fiesta Americana Coral Beach Cancun Launches The Grand Club Unlimited Experience

April 26, 2017 – Located on Cancun’s most secluded stretch of white sand beach, the all-suite Grand Fiesta Americana Coral Beach Cancun invites guests to indulge themselves completely with the Grand Club Unlimited Experience, a new all-inclusive option. In addition to limitless meals and beverages at any of the resort’s restaurants and bars, this new…

$100,000 Donation by Holiday Inn Club Vacations Brand to Give Kids The World Aids Village’s Growth Plans

April 26, 2017 – Orange Lake Resorts, home to Holiday Inn Club Vacations® brand, recently donated $100,000 to Give Kids The World® Village in Kissimmee, Florida. The donation is the fourth installment of the company’s five-year, $500,000 commitment to help fund the 53,000-square-foot Towne Hall building that was completed in 2015. Give Kids The World…

Grand Pacific Resorts Raises $7,000 for Tahoe’s High Fives Foundation with #HelmetsAreCool

April 26, 2017 – Grand Pacific Resorts, a timeshare management company in Carlsbad, collaborated with local Tahoe resorts: Red Wolf Lakeside Lodge, Tahoe Beach & Ski Club, and Red Wolf Lodge at Squaw Valley, and timeshare rental platform ResorTime, to support High Fives Foundation. The fundraising campaign #HelmetsAreCool also raised injury prevention awareness within the…

Hawthorn Suites Lake Buena Vista is Immersing Guests in the Magic of Disney

Orlando, Florida, April 26, 2017 – (INTUITION) – Staying close to the magic of Disney meets guests’ imagination when staying at Hawthorn Suites Lake Buena Vista, a premier staySky® Vacation Clubs property located in the best city for entertainment, Orlando, Florida. Fun-filled days spent in sunny Florida Theme Parks meet rest and relaxation at the…

The Louvre Hotels Group University wins Best CSR Innovation at the U-Spring 2017 Awards Ceremony

At the second edition of the U-Spring event on Tuesday, March 28, the Louvre Hotels Group corporate university, “U”, was recognized for its role in the Group’s social policy in terms of job placement, employability and internal promotion.   April 25, 2017 – This award honors the constant and combined efforts of Louvre Hotels Group…

HMH – Hospitality Management Holding Launches ‘Bahi Hotels & Resorts’ – A New Luxury Hotel Brand

April 25, 2017 – HMH – Hospitality Management Holding unveiled today at the Arabian Travel Market ‘Bahi Hotels & Resorts’ – a new 5-star hotel brand designed for luxury seekers. Making the announcement, Mr. Brett Schafer, Chief Executive Officer of Faisal Holding, stated, “We are proud to launch ‘Bahi Hotels & Resorts’ that is a…

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Continues Asset-Light Strategy with the Sale of Hotel Goldener Hirsch, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Salzburg

The Historic Hotel Will Continue to be Operated by Starwood Hotels Under a Long-Term Management Contract   April 25, 2017 – Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE:HOT) today announced that it has closed on the sale of Hotel Goldener Hirsch, A Luxury Collection Hotel in Salzburg, Austriato companies of the WILD Group for €20M (approximately $22 million USD). Starwood will…