North America's most iconic resorts from east to west coasts will open for the 2017-2018 ski season Friday, Nov. 17. Canada's Whistler Blackcomb, North America's largest resort, will open for the season with three feet of base snow, while Vermont's Stowe Mountain Resort will open summit-to-base skiing on the resort's world-renowned Mt. Mansfield. The Lake Tahoe Region's Heavenly Mountain Resort will also open Friday, Nov. 17.
Tom Pritzker of Hyatt Hotels Corporation and The Pritzker Organization, will be honored with the prestigious Lifetime Achievement Award at the Americas Lodging Investment Summit (ALIS) on January 22-24, 2018, in Los Angeles. This prominent award is presented to an individual who has made significant contributions to the hospitality industry through their actions, deeds, and great accomplishments.
The Canadian Vacation Ownership Association’s annual conference, which was held from September 12-14 at the Four Seasons Resort & Residences in Whistler, Canada was a standout success for the only association in Canada dedicated to representing the interests of the vacation ownership and resort development industries.
Resort Travel & Xchange, (RTX), one of the premier exchange companies in the vacation ownership industry, announced that they will be renewing their partnership with the National Timeshare Owners Association (NTOA) to continue offering members of both organizations superior benefits.
Canadian Vacation Ownership Association (CVOA) Continues to Grow Contract Partners of North America Becomes Newest Member
The Canadian Vacation Ownership Association (CVOA) has announced that CPNA (Contract Partners of North America) has become its 57th member.
Orange Lake Resorts, home to the Holiday Inn Club Vacations® brand, will break ground on a new three-story, 125,000 square foot corporate headquarters next week. The new headquarters, expected to be completed in 2019, will provide additional space for the rapidly growing company that has doubled in size since 2015.
Mori Trust, Hilton Grand Vacations and Hilton Announce New Development on Sesokojima Island, Okinawa
Mori Trust, Hilton Grand Vacations (NYSE: HGV) and Hilton (NYSE: HLT) today announced an agreement to construct a new mixed-use development on Sesokojima Island, Okinawa, marking the first alliance between Mori Trust and Hilton Grand Vacations, as well as the latter's first announced dedicated timeshare resort in the Japanese market.
Holiday Systems International (HSI), a provider of exclusive products and services within the leisure industry, will be returning as a top-tier, Signature Sponsor for GNEX 2018, which will be held in Miami, F.L. on February 26-28 2018.
Mahindra Holidays & Resorts India Limited, India’s leisure hospitality provider, and a part of the US$ 19 billion Mahindra Group, has been bestowed with the prestigious Golden Peacock Award for Sustainability 2017.
Four Seasons Resort Costa Rica at Peninsula Papagayo, the only Forbes Five-Star luxury resort in Central and South America, is in the midst of an extensive USD $35 million re-imagination that will bring a striking new interpretation of modern eco-luxury and meaningful explorations to Costa Rica’s north Pacific coast in December 2017.
Emphasizing a renewed vibrancy of beauty and culture in a city that offers something for everyone – from millennials to retirees, the city of Mazatlán held its 23rd annual Fiesta Amigos, a unified effort to educate and celebrate its tourism partners from the U.S. and Canada.
Marcus® Hotels & Resorts, a nationally recognized hotel owner and management company and division of The Marcus Corporation (NYSE: MCS), today announced that Erin Levzow has been named vice president of marketing. In her new role, Levzow will oversee all marketing, e-commerce, customer insight, loyalty and public relations activities for the company.