Marriott Vacation Club – Now in Historic, Happening San Diego

Marriott Vacation Club, a global leader in vacation ownership and brand segment of Marriott Vacations Worldwide(NYSE:VAC), announced today that Owners and guests can make reservations at its newest property, Marriott Vacation Club, San Diego, through the Marriott Vacation Club DestinationsTM Exchange Program for arrivals beginning July 1. Marriott Vacation Club, San Diego will soon be newly renovated and a totally reimagined vacation escape…

Anantara to Launch the Middle East’s Highest Five-Star Resort

Perched 2,000 metres above sea level on the curving rim of a great canyon, Anantara Al Jabal Al Akhdar Resort will welcome the world’s most discerning luxury travellers from July 2016. Guests will hover over an extreme landscape of rugged beauty while they discover a cultured treasury of authentic indulgences and immersions in the destination’s…

Sterling Holiday Resorts Limited acquires Nature Trails

Sterling Holidays, a unit of Thomas Cook India, has completed its acquisition of Nature Trails Resorts, an adventure holiday company that operates resorts at five destinations within Maharashtra. Nature Trails Resorts Private Limited is now a 100% subsidiary of Sterling Holidays Resorts Limited, headquartered out of Chennai and offers vacationers a unique adventure proposition attracting…

Dancers Swing Into Shoal Bay For Unique Event This Weekend

West Coast Swing enthusiasts from across the country will shimmy into Ramada Resort Shoal Bay for a weekend of dance from April 1-3. More than 100 participants are expected at the annual Swing Escape event, hosted by Newcastle-based partner dancing school, danceVibe. Swing Escape is a weekend of workshops, competitions and social dances based around…

DAE Launches Resorts of Excellence Programme

DAE (Dial An Exchange) has launched an independent programme set to recognise the highest quality resorts in its network. The Resorts of Excellence programme will highlight the holiday resorts that DAE members consistently rate as very good or excellent. After returning from an exchange or bonus week holiday, DAE members are encouraged to review their…

Big Things Coming to Vacation.com’s Engagement Program in 2016

Vacation.com is will offer a record number of promotions to its members this year as part of its award-winning Engagement program, the company announced. Vacation.com agencies can participate in in 267 unique promotions: 92 direct mailers and 175 e-Engagements. Also new this year, Vacation.com’s technology enhancements will allow for agent personalization which means promotions can be…

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Board of Directors Determines Revised Proposal from Consortium Consisting of Anbang Insurance Group, J.C. Flowers and Primavera Capital is Reasonably Likely to Lead to a “Superior Proposal”

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE: HOT) (“Starwood”) today announced that its Board of Directors, in consultation with its legal and financial advisors, determined that a revised, non-binding proposal from a consortium consisting of Anbang Insurance Group Co., Ltd., J.C. Flowers & Co. and Primavera Capital Limited (the “Consortium”) is reasonably likely to lead to a “Superior Proposal” as defined…

Concord Appoints Charles Friedman as Corporate Counsel

Scottsdale, Arizona based Concord has appointed Charles Friedman as Corporate Counsel, responsible for key legal activities in the areas of compliance, negotiations, regulatory guidance, and litigation. Friedman previously worked as a lead contract negotiator in the Aerospace Division of Honeywell International Inc., and also has experience in the areas of commercial law, anti-trust and intellectual…

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ResortCom International Sponsors VIP Networking Center at ARDA World 2016

ResortCom International LLC, the pioneer in providing servicing solutions for the Vacation Ownership Industry has announced that once again it will sponsor the VIP Lounge at the American Resort Development Association’s (ARDA) Annual Convention.  ARDA World 2016 will be the 12th year the company has been a signature sponsor of the prestigious timeshare industry event.…

Interval International Turns 40!

Renowned collage artist Erika King puts the finishing touches on one of her latest creations commissioned by Miami-based Interval International in celebration of its 40th anniversary. The colorful canvas is the second installment in the series, depicting the company’s history as a leader in the vacation ownership market, with a mix of photographs and news articles. Today,…