Leading Adult Hospitality Chain Undergoes Major Rebranding

Original Resorts, the leading Mexican expert of adult hospitality and creator of world-renowned collections, is rebranding as Original Group, as the company continues to grow and diversify its vast array of offerings. The company’s branding relaunch includes a new name, a new logo, and an exciting new website, original-group.com, detailing its hospitality collections aimed at…

Westgate Resorts Foundation Invests $1 Million In Community

The Westgate Resorts Foundation announced today its 2016 philanthropic investment of $1 million in Central Florida and in communities nationwide where Westgate Resorts operates. This represents the largest distribution the Foundation has ever awarded in a single year.   In celebration of its 15th anniversary, the Foundation awarded grants to 50 nonprofits committed to Westgate’s…

The Registry Collection® Expands Caribbean Options With Affiliation Of Eden Roc At Cap Cana In The Dominican Republic

The Registry Collection® program, the world’s largest luxury exchange program, announced a new affiliation that adds Eden Roc at Cap Cana in the Dominican Republic to its network. This property joins 200 other elite properties in 40 countries that are a part of the luxury exchange program.   “We are thrilled to add Eden Roc at…

Jon Zwickel, CRDA

Industry Trade Associations Partner to Expand Global Depth

CRDA, the Canadian Resort Development Association, is proud to announce that it has entered into Industry Association Partnership Agreements with two of the major industry trade associations. AMDETUR, the Mexican Resort Development Association, and C.A.R.E., the Cooperative Association of Resort Exchangers. These Agreements expand opportunities of beneficial reciprocity and erase international borders between these Canadian,…

Marcos Agostini Named Executive Vice President Of Business Development For Interval International

Interval International, a leading global provider of vacation services and an operating business of ILG (Nasdaq: ILG), announced the promotion of Marcos Agostini to executive vice president of business development for Interval International. In this role, he oversees worldwide resort sales and service, as well as business-development initiatives. He reports to David C. Gilbert, Interval’s…

Interval International’s Joe Hickman Inducted Into Australian Timeshare and Holiday Ownership Council Hall of Fame

Interval International’s Joe Hickman Inducted Into Australian Timeshare and Holiday Ownership Council Hall of Fame

Joe Hickman, Interval International’s vice president and executive director, resort sales and service, Asia-Pacific, has been inducted into the Australian Timeshare and Holiday Ownership Council (ATHOC) Hall of Fame. The most prestigious honor in the Australian industry, the award was conferred at a recent ceremony held in Queenstown, New Zealand. “The Hall of Fame recognizes…

Interval International Names Kevin Wutzler Senior Vice President of Inventory Revenue Management

Interval International Names Kevin Wutzler Senior Vice President of Inventory Revenue Management

Interval International, a prominent worldwide provider of vacation services, announced the promotion of Kevin Wutzler to the position of senior vice president of inventory revenue management. He reports to David C. Gilbert, Interval’s president. Wutzler leads the department that is responsible for the efficient and effective utilization of exchange system inventory that provides members’ vacations…