Holiday Inn Club Vacations Brand Opens New Orlando Contact Center and Recruits for 150 Positions

May 11, 2017 – Orange Lake Resorts, home to the Holiday Inn Club Vacations® brand, announced today they have consolidated all of the company’s Orlando corporate contact center operations to a new location. The company is recruiting for more than 150 new team members over the next several months. The company has experienced historic growth…

Canadian Vacation Ownership Association (CVOA) Unveils Plans for VO-Con 2017

Focus is on “Schmoozing” May 11, 2017 –The Canadian Vacation Ownership Association (CVOA) has announced plans for VO-Con 2017, the association’s vacation ownership conference which will be held September 12-14, 2017 in Whistler, Canada at the Four Seasons Resort & Residences.   According to Jon Zwickel, President and CEO of CVOA, “VO-Con 2017 will be like no…

Holiday Inn Club Vacations Brand Collects 1,730 Pounds of Food and Raises More Than $10,000 for Second Harvest Food Bank

May 11, 2017 – Orange Lake Resorts, home to Holiday Inn Club Vacations® brand, recently donated $10,440 and collected 1,730 pounds of food for Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida. During the month of March, team members were challenged to come up with unique and fun ways to raise funds and collect food for…

Renaissance Hotels Redefines The Typical “Business Brag” for Today’s Travelers

May 11, 2017 – Renaissance Hotels, part of Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR), today announced its sixth annual Global Day of Discovery will be held on Wednesday, May 17th at the brand’s 160 hotels around the world.  Created to encourage business travelers to experience their “5 to 9” with as much vigor as they approach their “9 to 5”,…

Westgate Resorts hosts nearly 1,000 military families for free Orlando vacation during Westgate Military Weekend

Grammy Award-winning musician Lee Greenwood performs exclusive concert May 11, 2017 –  Westgate Resorts honored thousands of U.S. military, veterans, their family members and Gold Star families (families who have lost a loved one in the service of our country) from across the nation with a free Orlando vacation at Westgate Vacation Villas & Town Center…

Lone Star Funds and Aimbridge Hospitality Complete Multi-Million Dollar Renovations at Hyatt Place and Hyatt House Hotels

Nearly 40 hotels in Lone Star Real Estate Fund III’s select-service portfolio received renovations to guest rooms and common areas May 10, 2017 – Global private equity firm Lone Star Funds with Aimbridge Hospitality, one of the nation’s largest independent hotel management companies, today announced the recent completion of an approximately $55 million renovation project…

Choice Hotels Focuses on Future at 63rd Annual Convention

 More than 5,000 Hotel Franchisees Convene to Discuss Travel and Business Outlook May 10, 2017 – Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), one of the world’s largest hotel companies, is hosting its 63rd annual convention this week in Las Vegas, themed “Future Ready.” More than 5,000 hotel owners, general managers and hotel staff will participate in educational sessions…