Exploria Resorts Receives 12 ARDA Finalist Confirmations!

On Friday, February 25, Exploria Resorts received notification from ARDA (American Resort Development Association) of 12 confirmed nominations who have advanced to Finalist status. “The ARDY is the highest accolade bestowed upon individuals, teams, programs and projects by our industry’s association” commented Paul Caldwell, President & CEO, Exploria Resorts. “We are extremely proud to have…

With Starwood Preferred Guest and Major League Baseball, It’s a Whole New Ballgame

SPG Delivers Once-in-a-Lifetime Baseball Experiences; Launches SPG Interactive Game for Baseball Fans Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE:HOT) today announced that Starwood Preferred Guest and Major League Baseball® today revealed an exciting lineup of once-in-a-lifetime experiences and rewards that will give SPG baseball fans exclusive access to America’s favorite pastime. Starting now, members can redeem…

Karma Royal Group Announces Acquisition Of Twickenham-Based Rugby Pub And Club, Stokes And Moncrieff

In a recent letter to members, staff and friends, John Spence, chairman of Karma Royal Group, announced their latest acquisition: “I am delighted to announce the latest acquisition of the Karma Group – the Twickenham-based rugby pub and club, Stokes and Moncrieff. http://www.stokesandmoncreiff.com/ Under the recently completed agreement, we have purchased a majority equity interest…

Hua Hin Marriott Resort & Spa Opens in Thailand

Where modern comfort meets legendary charm Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) announces the opening of Hua Hin Marriott Resort & Spa today under the company’s iconic flagship brand Marriott Hotels. Featuring 322 rooms that combine modern design and Thai Colonial features, the resort is equipped with state-of-the-art facilities located within the serene seaside town of Hua Hin.…

El Cid Vacations Club recognizing increased sales to Canadian timeshare purchasers thanks to Crelogix

Crelogix Acceptance Corporation, a leading Canadian consumer finance provider, announced that their recent relationship with El Cid Vacations Club, headquartered in Mazatlan, Mexico, has successfully met projected number of sales of vacation ownership club memberships. “Since we entered into the relationship with Crelogix, we’ve definitely seen an uptick in sales to Canadians,” says Curtis Knipe,…

Anantara Kihavah Maldives Villas Unveils Three Bedroom Beach Pool Residence

In a destination as luxurious as the Maldives, it is hard to top the extravagant experiences already available. Anantara Kihavah Maldives Villas rises to the challenge with the unveiling of its one-of-a-kind Three-Bedroom Beach Pool Residence. Secluded in a green cocoon of island lushness, the Residence was specially designed to host fantasy-filled holiday escapes in…

Private Jet Charter Activity Grows 28% In Fourth Quarter And 14% During 2015 For New Flight Charters

Nationwide Private Flight Company Jets Over Industry Growth Rate, Reports Increased Charter Demand and a Movement From Light Jets to Midsize Jet Charters. New Flight Charters, a nationwide leader in private jet charter services since 2004, announced today a 14 percent increase in 2015 charter business over 2014.  Fourth Quarter 2015 saw explosive growth in…

Occidental Vacation Club Announces Management Change

Milton Gonzalez Named New Managing Director Occidental Vacation Club (OVC), recently acquired by Barceló Hotels and Resorts, has announced that  Milton Gonzalez has taken the place of Luis Namnum.    Milton Gonzalez, who has been with the organization for 22 years and its’ Executive Vice President for the past 15 years, will become Managing Director effective…

Zealandia Capital, Inc. Becomes an ACA Certified Collection Agency

Zealandia Capital, Inc., a loan servicing and consumer debt collection company located in Asheville, successfully became certified through the ACA Professional Practices Management System (PPMS) program on January 22, 2016. Zealandia Capital is a member of ACA International, the world’s largest international trade association for debt collection companies. Of the roughly 3,500 third party collection…