Mike Szwajkowski

Timeshare Industry Professionals Expect Rising Demand for Construction Financing, Fourth Annual Capital One Survey Reveals

Many timeshare industry professionals expect sharply increased demand for construction loans in the coming year, according to the fourth-annual Vacation Ownership Survey by Capital One. Thirty-three percent of those surveyed cited construction and development lending as most important for the industry, nearly triple the 12 percent response in last year’s survey. In contrast, working capital…

Steve Luba

BuyATimeshare.com To Join Mexico Timeshare Executives at AMDETUR Convention

Timeshare advertising company BuyaTimeshare.com will join the elite of the Mexico timeshare industry during its national convention for the first time as an AMDETUR member. Timeshare resale and rental advertising provider BuyaTimeshare.com will join nearly 100 timeshare industry companies for the 29th annual AMDETUR convention, scheduled for June 22-24, 2015 at the Hotel Westin Santa…

Holiday Inn

Holiday Inn Club Vacations® Brand Expands Its Signature Collection At MyrtleBeach Area Resort

Together with InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) [LON: IHG, NYSE: IHG (ADRs)], one of the world’s leading hotel companies, Orange Lake Resorts announces the beginning of construction on a six-story addition of 27 upscale villas in the Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, area as part of the Holiday Inn Club Vacations® Myrtle Beach-South Beach Resort. The purpose-built…

Dave Dawson

Dave Dawson, Global Connections’ VP/Acquisitions And Development Wins C.A.R.E. Pinnacle Award

Dave Dawson, Vice President of Acquisitions and Development for travel industry leader Global Connections, Inc. (GCI), has been awarded the Cooperative Association of Resort Exchangers (C.A.R.E.) Pinnacle Award. Each year C.A.R.E. awards this honor to an individual who has made a significant impact on the vacation industry, is committed to community service, has extensive experience…

Beachcomber

Travellers Vote With Clicks For Classic Holidays Resorts

Orlando, Florida – June 18, 2015 – (INTUITION by Perspective Group) – Seven resort properties under management by Classic Holidays have been awarded TripAdvisor’s ‘Certificate of Excellence’ in 2015. Beachcomber International Resort, Beach House Seaside Resort, Cedar Lake Resort and Golden Shores Resort on the Gold Coast, Boambee Bay Resort at Coffs Harbour, Don Pancho Beach…

Christel House Golf

Lucky 13: Grand Pacific Resorts Hosts Annual RCI Christel House Golf Tournament

Award Winning Timeshare Management Company Sponsors 13th Annual International Tournament Grand Pacific Resorts (GPR), a timeshare management company that prides itself on “Enriching Lives by Creating Experiences Worth Sharing,” hosted The RCI Christel House Open on Monday, June 8 at Shadowridge Country Club in Vista, California. The company has been an avid Christel House supporter since…

Zealandia Holding Co

Zealandia Holding Company Celebrates 15-Year Anniversary

Zealandia Holding Company, parent company to Festiva Development Group, ETourandTravel, Patton Hospitality Management, Festiva Sailing Vacations, Resort Travel Xchange and Zealandia Capital, celebrated its 15th anniversary on June 13, 2015, at the company’s corporate headquarters. Zealandia Holding Company President and CEO, Butch Patrick, reflects: “it’s been an amazing experience growing the company over the past…

Zealandia Holding Co

Zealandia Holding Company, Inc. CEO Honored After Long Tenure

Yesterday employees of Zealandia Holding Company and its subsidiaries honored the service and retirement of founding CEO, Don Clayton, during the kickoff of the company’s 15-year anniversary celebrations. Festiva Co-Founder, President and CEO, Butch Patrick, feels “Don [Clayton] has made a huge impact on Zealandia Holding Company. He’s been a significant force behind achieving so…

John Dowd Of Sundance Vacations Named A Glassdoor Highest Rated CEO

Sundance Vacations is proud to announce that CEO John Dowd has been awarded Glassdoor’s Highest Rated CEO recognition for 2015. Glassdoor, a jobs and careers marketplace, released its annual report highlighting the Highest Rated CEOs, this year recognizing top leaders in countries throughout North America and parts of Europe. Among CEOs recognized in the U.S. at small and mid-size companies, Dowd…