Interval International, a leading global provider of vacation services, is the main international sponsor of the 11th annual St. Maarten Hospitality & Trade Association Crystal Pineapple Awards. The event, which recognizes individuals and organizations that have made significant contributions to the tourism industry, will take place on November 19 at the Sonesta Maho Beach Resort & Casino.

“Interval is proud to sponsor this celebration of exemplary individuals in the hospitality sector who enhance the St. Maarten visitor experience and make it such a popular destination,” said Neil Kolton, Interval’s director of resort sales and service for the Caribbean and Florida.

“We are thankful for Interval’s dedication to our association and its contributions toward the tourism industry, our main economic pillar, directly and indirectly employing the majority of the workforce on the island,” said Wyb Meijer, executive director, St. Maarten Hospitality & Trade Association

As a Strategic Partner of CHTA and a Board Member of the CHTA Education Foundation and the Caribbean Tourism Organization Foundation, Interval has been a long‑time supporter of the tourism industry in the Caribbean. The company is committed to providing products and programs tailored to the unique needs of the region.


About Interval International

Interval International operates membership programs for vacationers and provides value-added services to its developer clients worldwide. Based in Miami, Florida, the company has been a pioneer and innovator in serving the vacation ownership market since 1976. Today, Interval’s exchange network comprises more than 3,000 resorts in over 80 nations. Through offices in 15 countries, Interval offers high-quality products and benefits to resort clients and approximately 2 million families who are enrolled in various membership programs. Interval is an operating business of ILG (Nasdaq: ILG), a leading global provider of professionally delivered vacation experiences.