Unique Sponsorship Opportunities Announced for Canadian Vacation Ownership Association (CVOA)

VANCOUVER, CANADA – May 16, 2017 – Unique sponsorship opportunities for VO-Con 2017 have been announced by The Canadian Vacation Ownership Association (CVOA). The event is scheduled September 12-14, 2017 in Whistler, Canada at the Four Seasons Resort &Residences. “VO-Con 2017 has exceptional Sponsorship packages,” said Jon Zwickel, CEO of CVOA.  “Our approach is to offer a flat fee…

Cambria Hotels Celebrates Brand’s First LEED Certified Property in Plano, Texas

May 16, 2017 – Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), one of the world’s largest hotel companies, in partnership with O’Reilly Hospitality Management, LLC, announced today that the Cambria Hotel Plano-Frisco has been awarded LEED Silver certification. This marks the Cambria Hotels brand’s first property to receive LEED certification. The LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) rating system, developed by…

Unlimited Earning and Redeeming Possibilities Now Available — Marriott Rewards, The Ritz-Carlton Rewards and Starwood Preferred Guest Unlock New Bonus Programs

May 16, 2017 – Starting today, Marriott Rewards, The Ritz-Carlton Rewards and Starwood Preferred Guest (SPG®), the trio of loyalty programs from Marriott International, Inc., (NASDAQ: MAR), are offering new opportunities for members to earn unlimited bonus points to fuel their travel passions, in three unique ways: Marriott Rewards MegaBonus Infinite Points: Up to 4,000 Marriott…

StayNTouch and MGM Resorts International Redefining Hotel Check-in on the Las Vegas Strip and Beyond

May 16, 2017 – StayNTouch Inc. is pleased to announce a strategic partnership with MGM Resorts International, among the world’s leading entertainment companies, to provide an intuitive check-in and check-out process across all of their properties. To date, the StayNTouch platform has been installed at 15 MGM Resorts destinations delivering increased guest satisfaction and a…

Riverwalk Resort at Loon Wins the ARDA Ace Domestic Project of Excellence Award

May 16, 2017 — ARDA (American Resort Development Association) recently held its annual meeting in New Orleans, culminating with the presentation of industry awards. One of the most coveted for an independently owned and developed US resort, is the Circle of Excellence Award (ACE). “The ACE Domestic Project of Excellence Award recognizes a timeshare or…

Anantara Vacation Club Selects Ingenico ePayments

May 16, 2017 — Ingenico ePayments, the online and mobile commerce division of Ingenico Group, announced that it has signed an agreement with Anantara Vacation Club, Asia’s premiere shared vacation ownership programme, to provide online payment acceptance and processing. Launched in 2010, Anantara Vacation Club offers a points based, flexible shared vacation ownership concept for…

National Timeshare Owners Association Celebrates 20th Anniversary

Orlando, Florida – May 16, 2017 – The NTOA, North America’s largest and oldest independent owner association is proud to announce its 20th anniversary. For over two decades, the National Timeshare Owners Association has educated timeshare owners, advocated for owner rights and encouraged owners to get the most beneficial use of timeshare ownership. Originally formed…

Global Connections Promotes Victoria Hoffman to Creative Director

May 16, 2017 – Global Connections, Inc. (GCI) a well-known travel club fulfillment and service provider has promoted Victoria Hoffman to the position of Creative Director. Prior to accepting her new role, Victoria was Associate Creative Director at GCI. She comes from a solid background in communications serving as Director of Communications for the Henry W. Bloch…

Protea Hotels by Marriott® Named Coolest Hotel Brand in South Africa for the 7th Consecutive Year

May 15, 2017 – In an announcement that re-enforces the brand’s growing traction in the South African market, Marriott International (NASDAQ: MAR) today announced that Protea Hotels by Marriott® has been named the Coolest Hotel Brand in the Sunday Times Generation Next Survey 2017. Designed for the progressive yet pragmatic traveller seeking a high-­quality travel…

Hard Rock International Amplifies The Sound Of Your Stay® with Launch of WAX Music Amenity Program

Hospitality Brand Teams Up with Iconic Brands and Emerging Artists for Complimentary In-Room Vinyl Experience May 15, 2017 – Further establishing its role as the premier music-lifestyle brand in the hotel industry, Hard Rock International announces the debut of WAX: the latest component to the brand’s complimentary and signature The Sound of Your Stay®music amenity program.…