Hyatt Ka’anapali Beach

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…

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…

Merlin Software to Showcase Recent Enhancements at ARDA World 2016

CEO and chief architect Mike Pnematicatos from Merlin Software for Vacation Ownership, the leading provider of cloud-based enterprise software for the timeshare industry, will be showcasing the latest enhancements to the company’s cutting-edge resort software at the upcoming ARDA World Convention. Said Mike: “We are really excited to be exhibiting at ARDA World again and…

TimeshareProPlus.com Says Demo Appointments at ARDA World 2016 are Available

TimeshareProPlus.com – creators of patented, timeshare-specific, online title and related services software– announced they will be demonstrating all modules of their system at Booth #910 at ARDA World 2016 beginning Monday evening, May 2nd. “Timeshare Pro Plus’ online software is for resort developers, HOAs and sales organizations that wish to save payroll, paperwork and postage…

Royal Holiday Vacation Club Named Finalist in Four ARDA Award Categories

Popular Multiresort Company Honored in International Industry Competition Royal Holiday Vacation Club, which has received numerous awards and recognitions from prestigious hospitality industry organization over the years, has added four more notable honors to its portfolio.  The company was named as a finalist in four ARDA (American Resort Development Association) Award Categories in its annual…

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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.…

Global Connections Makes Short List at ARDA Awards

American Resort Development Association Names Finalists in Annual Awards Program Travel industry leader Global Connections, Inc. (GCI), a travel club fulfillment and service provider, which has received numerous awards and recognitions from prestigious hospitality industry organizations over the years, has added two more notable honors to its portfolio.  The company was named as a Finalist…

Hyatt Ka’anapali Beach Continues Winning Ways Selected as Finalist for Two 2016 ARDY Awards

Since Hyatt Ka’anapali Beach, a Hyatt Residence Club Resort, opened its doors in December 2014, it has been celebrated for its stunning design and for showcasing Hawaii’s unique cultural heritage in its interiors and amenities. Now, the recognition continues with the selection of the property’s sales video and website as finalists in the 2016 ARDY…

ARDA-WIN Kicks Off New Year

2016 Opens with Conference, New Content Group Appointments and Renewed WIN Wednesdays ARDA-WIN Advantage has announced a full agenda for the beginning of 2016. A special interest committee under the American Resort Development Association umbrella, ARDA-WIN is a women-centric group that aims to advocate, educate and connect its members by fostering personal and professional growth…

Timeshare Industry Welcomes Texas Consumer Protection Legislation

Governor Abbott Signs Law Cracking Down on Fraudulent Transfer Companies The American Resort Development Association (ARDA) and ARDA Resort Owners’ Coalition (ARDA-ROC) applaud efforts by Texas Governor Gregg Abbott and the Texas State Legislature by passing legislation that ensures better protection for timeshare owners against fraudulent timeshare transfer company activity.  H.B. 2261/S.B. 738 provides clearer…