Lisa Wanzenried

ResorTime Shares Viral Empowerment Strategies At West Coast’s Largest Cause Marketing Conference

Timeshare Rental Brand Leads Conversation about Social Storytelling ResorTime, the rental arm of timeshare management company Grand Pacific Resorts, led a session on viral empowerment strategies for businesses and non-profits at the San Diego American Marketing Association Cause Conference on May 8, 2015. Lisa Wanzenried, Vice President of Business and Market Strategy, shared best practices…

NOW Resorts

Apple Leisure Group Expands Presence In The Dominican Republic With New Resort Management Deal

Company grows resort portfolio by 30 percent since start of 2015 Apple Leisure Group® subsidiary, AMResorts®, will increase its presence in the Dominican Republic with Now® Onyx Punta Cana, the company’s third new resort management deal in the country in 2015. This will be the second resort from the family-friendly Now Resorts & Spas brand in the Punta Cana…

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Send Me On Vacation Transforms Breast Cancer Survivors Into Goddesses: Charleston, SC

Breast Cancer Charity, Send Me On Vacation, Inc. empowers survivors to connect with their inner Goddess through a new program called “Awaken The Goddess.” The charity’s new empowerment program, launched in late 2014, has started changing the lives of cancer survivors as they rediscover their inner strength and beauty. The immediate success of the program…

Adam Geneave

Wyndham Recruits New Vice President Customer Experience

Wyndham Vacation Resorts Asia Pacific has appointed Adam Geneave to the newly-created position of Vice President Customer Experience as part of its commitment to fostering a culture of service excellence. Reporting directly to President and Managing Director of Wyndham Vacation Resorts Asia Pacific and Wyndham Hotel Group South East Asia and Pacific Rim, Barry Robinson,…

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Wyndham Takes On Its Own Greatest Shave For Charity

Brave employees from one of the Gold Coast’s largest corporate employers, Wyndham Vacation Resorts Asia Pacific, have taken on the challenge to shave or colour their hair for Wyndham’s Greatest Shave. Key members of the Executive and Senior Management teams had their hair shaved or coloured to support the Leukaemia Foundation through Wyndham’s philanthropic program,…

Bob Kobek, CustomerCount

Robert Kobek Presents At Timeshare Board Members Association May Meeting

CustomerCount® President’s Presentation will focus on Customizable Surveys–Enterprise Uses of Feedback Robert Kobek, President of CustomerCount® the online enterprise customer feedback system, is a featured speaker at the Timeshare Board Members Association’s (TBMA) May 17-19 meeting in Providence, RI.  The meeting’s focus is preparing and implementing a strategic plan for legacy resorts with the theme, Timesharing 2020:…

Melanie Gring Global Connections

Global Connections’ VP Strategic Alliances And Public Relations Named ARDA Volunteer Of The Year

Melanie Gring Honored by the American Resort Development Association for Outstanding Industry Service Melanie Gring, Global Connections Vice President of Strategic Alliances and Public Relations, has been awarded the esteemed ARDA (American Resort Development Association) ACE Volunteer of the Year Award. The award is given each year by the ARDA Board and executive leadership of…

Wyndham Hotel Melbourne

Wyndham’s Mixed-Use Hotel In Melbourne Records Strong Start To 2015

Wyndham Hotel Melbourne has proven itself as one of the strongest competitors in the city’s accommodation market, maintaining occupancy rates over 90 per cent six months after opening its doors to guests. Located in Melbourne’s central business district on the corner of William Street and Little Bourke Street, the high-rise complex boasts 531 apartments across…

Ramada Phillip Island

Ramada Resort Phillip Island Records Increase In International Media Interest

Ramada Resort Phillip Island has been a hotbed of international media interest attracting an influx of Asian journalists in recent months. Asian media companies including China Central Television’s Mandarin-language International Channel (CCTV4), Modern Lady Magazine and U Magazine Hong Kong, as well as Li Xiao Peng – a Chinese Olympic gymnast; lately famed for his…