Orange Lake Resorts, home to the Holiday Inn Club Vacations brand, is excited to announce that Holiday Inn Club Vacations was named Orlando Business Journal’s 2018 Brand Madness champion. The competition, tailored after the NCAA’s March Madness championships, pitted Central Florida’s top 64 brands against each other in a weekly online fan vote.
Orange Lake Resorts, home to the Holiday Inn Club Vacations brand, is expanding its top tier luxury line of villas to its Cape Canaveral Beach Resort and sharing a first look into the villa designs and amenities. Completion of the new Signature Collection building, which includes 42 two- and four-bedroom villas, is expected early this summer.
Team members across the company’s 26 resorts volunteered 2,106 hours of community service, collected 7,876 pounds of food and donated 6,205 toys to support non-profits in their communities. Holiday Inn Club Vacations team member volunteer hours equate to nearly $50,000 of in-kind support. Additionally, the Holiday Inn Club Vacations brand supported a new effort in 2017, The Hope In One Golf Tournament benefitting Give Kids The World. As the title sponsor and organizer, the event raised $236,250.
Orange Lake Resorts, home to the Holiday Inn Club Vacations® brand, is well on its way to completing redesign and remodeling to more than 3,100 rooms as part of its five-year renovations schedule announced in August 2016.
Orange Lake Resorts, home to the Holiday Inn Club Vacations® brand, will break ground on a new three-story, 125,000 square foot corporate headquarters next week. The new headquarters, expected to be completed in 2019, will provide additional space for the rapidly growing company that has doubled in size since 2015.
Hosted by prominent worldwide provider of vacation services Interval International, the 19th annual International Shared Ownership Investment Conference attracted hundreds of delegates from more than 20 countries.
Orange Lake Resorts, home to the Holiday Inn Club Vacations® brand, donated $18,560 to Orlando, Florida-based charity Noah’s Light Foundation. The funds were raised through employee efforts at the company’s 26 resort properties throughout the United States. The mission of Noah’s Light Foundation is to find a cure for pediatric brain cancer by supporting visionary doctors in pediatric oncology, funding new research in the field, raising awareness of the cause, and enriching the lives of the brave children struggling with this disease.
Orange Lake Resorts, home to the Holiday Inn Club Vacations® brand, recently was recognized by the Orlando Business Journal as the second largest privately held company in Central Florida as part of the publication’s Golden 100 Awards ceremony. Kemmons Wilson began the company in 1982 when he opened Orange Lake Resort in Kissimmee, Florida. Today the company has grown to 26 resorts in 12 states with more than 7,600 villas and 4,600 employees.
Orange Lake Resorts, Home to The Holiday Inn Club Vacations® Brand, Announces New Corporate Campus Headquarters
August 7, 2017 – Orange Lake Resorts, home to the Holiday Inn Club Vacations® brand, announced the signing of an agreement with Tavistock Development Company to build a new corporate campus headquarters at Infinity Park in Orlando, Florida. The new three-story, 125,000 square foot office building sits next to the company’s two-story 115,000 square foot…
Tom Nelson Promoted to CEO of Orange Lakes Resorts, Don Harrill Transitioning to Role of Vice Chairman of the Board
July 11, 2017 – Orange Lake Resorts, home to the Holiday Inn Club Vacations® brand, today announced that Thomas R. Nelson, current President and Chief Operating Officer will be promoted to Chief Executive Officer, effective August 1. Nelson will hold the title President and CEO and will succeed Don L. Harrill, who will transition from…
Holiday Inn Club Vacations Brand Honored as One of the Orlando Business Journal’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies
June 19, 2017 – Orange Lake Resorts, home to the Holiday Inn Club Vacations® brand, was recently selected as one of the fastest-growing private companies in Central Florida at the Orlando Business Journal’s Fast 50 awards ceremony. The award is based on average annual net revenues from 2014-16. The average annual net revenue growth of…
Holiday Inn Club Vacations Brand Collects 1,730 Pounds of Food and Raises More Than $10,000 for Second Harvest Food Bank
May 11, 2017 – Orange Lake Resorts, home to Holiday Inn Club Vacations® brand, recently donated $10,440 and collected 1,730 pounds of food for Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida. During the month of March, team members were challenged to come up with unique and fun ways to raise funds and collect food for…