Beneficium's 2016 Benny Awards Winners Announced at Gala Night

Beneficium’s 2016 Benny Awards Winners Announced at Gala Night

Beneficium Group, Australasia’s leading service provider in hospitality, leisure and vacation ownership, has hosted its second annual group-wide awards – the ‘Benny Awards – on the Gold Coast this week. The parent company of Gold Coast-based holiday companies Classic Holidays and DAE, as well as finance, investment, education and technology companies, Beneficium celebrated their best…

Interval International Adds Newest Marriott Vacation Club Property on Australia’s Gold Coast

Interval International Adds Newest Marriott Vacation Club Property on Australia’s Gold Coast

Interval International, a prominent worldwide provider of vacation services and an operating business of Interval Leisure Group (Nasdaq: IILG), announced the addition of Marriott Vacation Club at Surfers Paradise to its global exchange network. The new resort is located at the award-winning Surfers Paradise Marriott Resort & Spa on Australia’s Gold Coast. “We’ve redefined the…

The Grand Tour Foundation Honors Vice President, Corporate Chef Steven Jayson of Universal Parks and Resorts as a 2016 Dick Pope Legend Honoree

The Grand Tour Foundation Honors Vice President, Corporate Chef Steven Jayson of Universal Parks and Resorts as a 2016 Dick Pope Legend Honoree

Chef Steve Jayson is the first inductee exclusively from Central Florida’s culinary tourism into the Dick Pope Legacy Hall of Fame. The Dick Pope Legacy Awards acknowledge leaders that significantly impact Orlando and the state of Florida as a premium destination. Chef Steve Jayson has been an integral part of the success of Universal Parks…

DAE Egypt Expands Footprint in Turkey

DAE Egypt Expands Footprint in Turkey

DAE Egypt, the newest regional office of worldwide vacation exchange provider, DAE, is expanded its footprint in the Middle East, welcoming Turkey to their territory. Previously under the banner of DAE Europe, the Egyptian office will now service DAE members in Turkey as well as focus on developing the exchange industry in the country. DAE…

Lifestyle Holidays and Presidential Suites Punta Cana Win Top Two Awards at 2016 Punta Cana Food & Wine Festival

Lifestyle Holidays and Presidential Suites Punta Cana Win Top Two Awards at 2016 Punta Cana Food & Wine Festival

The joint team of chefs and food and beverage professionals from Lifestyle Puerto Plata and Presidential Suites Punta Cana won 1st Place in Best Display and 1st Place in Best Creativity at the 2016 Punta Cana Food & Wine Festival in the Dominican Republic, with  more than 20 hotels in the region competing for top…

American Resort Collection Goes Paperless with Pavaso E-Closing Platform

American Resort Collection Goes Paperless with Pavaso E-Closing Platform

Orlando, Florida – July 18, 2016 – (INTUITION Brand Marketing) – The American Resort Collection (ARC) have announced it plans to partner with Pavaso, an electronic document closing and management platform.. As part of its commitment to achieving a paperless work environment, ARC has announced it will be utilizing the services of Pavaso, the industry’s most…

2016 Dick Pope Legacy Hall of Fame Inductees Announced

2016 Dick Pope Legacy Hall of Fame Inductees Announced

John Hitt, Arnold Palmer, Gary Sain, and Steven Jayson To Be Enshrined Nov. 4 The Grand Tour Foundation, celebrating tourism leadership while providing college scholarships to deserving hospitality students, has announced the 2016 Dick Pope Legacy Award winners. John Hitt, president of University of Central Florida, Arnold Palmer, the undisputed “King” of Professional Golf, the…

INTERVAL INTERNATIONAL EMPLOYEES SURPRISE STUDENTS AT GREAT HEIGHTS ACADEMY WITH SPECIAL MAKEOVER

Interval International Employees Surprise Students at Great Heights Academy with Special Makeover

While students from Great Heights Academy, a school for children with intellectual and developmental disabilities enjoyed an outing, Interval International employees prepared a surprise makeover as part of its annual Community Service Day. More than 60 employees volunteered over the course of two days to repaint classrooms, create murals, and build a new kitchen and…

Cortona Manor House & Spa in Renowned Tuscan Town Joins Interval International’s Global Vacation Exchange Network

Cortona Manor House & Spa in Renowned Tuscan Town Joins Interval International’s Global Vacation Exchange Network

Interval International, a prominent worldwide provider of vacation services and an operating business of Interval Leisure Group (Nasdaq: IILG), announced the affiliation of Cortona Manor House & Spa in Umbria, Italy. Built in the 18th century, the resort is four miles from Cortona, one of the oldest hill towns in Tuscany. “This 300-year-old property is…

Eight TPI-Managed Resorts Receive TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence Awards

Eight TPI-Managed Resorts Receive TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence Awards

Trading Places International (TPI), a provider of exchange and management services to vacation owners, announced that TripAdvisor® has awarded its Certificate of Excellence  to the following managed properties: Club Cascadas de Baja – Cabo San Lucas, Mexico Desert Breezes – Palm Desert, California Hawaiian Princess Makaha – Waianae, Hawaii Lindo Mar Adventure Club – Puerto…