Interval International Hosts Info-Exchange Seminar For Resort Clients in St. Maarten

Interval International, a prominent worldwide provider of vacation services, recently hosted an Info-Exchange Seminar at the Westin Dawn Beach Resort & Spa in Philipsburg, St. Maarten. More than 75 sales, marketing, and operations personnel from Interval-affiliated resorts received an overview of Interval’s products, services, and digital platforms. Irania Arrindell, St. Maarten’s Minister of Tourism, Economic…

American Resort Collection Secures First Management Agreements & Inventory Acquisitions

Orlando, Florida – May 25, 2016 – (INTUITION Brand Marketing) – The recently launched American Resort Collection (ARC) has confirmed it has already entered into agreements with four resorts in Florida. ARC has been established by a team of hotel and vacation ownership industry veterans to provide a wealth of supportive services to timeshare resorts, associations,…

Newly Established Shanghai Xihong Vacation Club In Northeastern China Affiliates With Interval International

Interval International, a prominent worldwide provider of vacation services and an operating business of Interval Leisure Group (Nasdaq: IILG), welcomes to its global exchange network the Shanghai Xihong Vacation Club in the resort city of  Yantai in northeastern China. The club’s first property has 24 two-bedroom units housed in the Best Western Yantai, a mixed-used…

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Hyatt Vacation Ownership Receives 2016 ARDY Award for Hyatt Ka’anapali Beach Website

Hyatt Vacation Ownership (HVO) was recognized by the American Resort Development Association (ARDA) for its outstanding website, promoting its newest luxury property – Hyatt Ka’anapali Beach, a Hyatt Residence Club Resort. The ARDY award, which is presented during ARDA’s yearly conference, is one of several accolades HVO has received for its Maui property. “It’s an…

Record Year for Brand Tango at ARDA Awards

Brand Tango takes home seven of the top awards from the American Resort Development Association. Brand Tango, an award-winning branding, design and digital incubation agency located in South Florida, has won seven 2016 ARDY awards from the American Resort Development Association. Taking home top honors in the Advertising, Promotion & Communications category were projects for…

DAE and SPI Launch Interface to Streamline Resort Operations

DAE has teamed up with Miami-based SPI Software, providers of web and premises-based software solutions for the timeshare and resort industry, and completed a new two-way interface providing exchange partners with seamless, real-time communication between their technology platforms. “The SPI interface allows DAE to facilitate exchanges for thousands of our members each year, and opens…

Oyster Bay Beach Resort In St. Maarten Receives Another Prestigious Industry Award

Oyster Bay Beach Resort, a shared ownership resort on the eastern coast of St. Maarten, recently won a 2016 ARDA (American Resort Development Association) award in Resort Design for the refurbishment of the Infinity Restaurant and Bar. The project was part of a continual, phased renovation process that began after the purchase of the resort…

Interval International Turns 40 And Parties With A Cause

Interval International, a prominent worldwide provider of vacation services, celebrated its 40th anniversary at its annual Party With a Cause during the American Resort Development Association’s 2016 ARDA World convention, held earlier this month. Sponsored each year by Interval, the party supports the ARDA International Foundation’s (AIF) research, market intelligence, education, and professional development programs.…

Capital One Closes $100 Million Senior Warehouse Facility for Diamond Resorts International

Capital One Closes $90 Million Loan Facility to Finance Conversion of Orlando Hotel to Vacation Ownership

Capital One announced today that it served as the agent and sole lender for a $90 million loan facility to finance the conversion of the Westin Orlando Universal Boulevard, a 12-story, 256-room condominium hotel in Orlando, to a 226-unit Las Palmeras by Hilton Grand Vacation resort. The property is adjacent to the Orange County Convention…

Interval International Welcomes Newest Marriott Vacation Club Pulse Urban Property to Global Network

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 PulseSM, San Diego to its exchange network. This cosmopolitan site joins four other previously affiliated Marriott Vacation Club PulseSM properties in prime locations:  Boston, New York City, South Beach,…