Travel industry leader Global Connections, Inc. (GCI), a travel club fulfillment and service provider, announced Club Loco LLC, a distributor of GCI’s popular travel club product, Global Discovery Vacations, is expanding its organization to Las Vegas, NV. The addition of the new location brings the number of GCI distribution sales centers to 28.

Ray Lopez, President of Club Loco says “Our operations in Myrtle Beach and Hilton Head have been very successful. The key to our success, in addition to the excellent Travel Club Product, is being in locations where folks are thinking about good times. Las Vegas definitely fits the bill. We are very excited about sharing Global’s dream of affordable vacations for all families.”

Located at 1810 E. Sahara Avenue, the Las Vegas office is managed by Craig Acee. Acee brings to Club Loco a decade of award winning sales and management experience in the vacation industry. Says Acee, “It is rewarding to see firsthand how loyal the members are to the Global Discovery Vacations program. They absolutely love it!”

Melanie Gring, Vice President of Strategic Alliances and Public Relations for GCI, said: “Ray and his team are great ambassadors for our Global Discovery Vacations Travel Club. Their success in South Carolina shows that consumers are looking for shorter term products that allow them to take affordable vacations in a variety of ways, ranging from cruises to vacation condominium stays. We are so pleased that Ray is moving into the Las Vegas market.”

About Global Connections, Inc.
Global Connections, Inc. is based in Overland Park, KS, opening in 1996 as a travel club fulfillment and service provider. Considered a leader in the travel club industry, GCI offers the members of its Global Discovery Vacations club program a wide variety of leisure benefits and vacation options at more than 700 North American resorts. GCI is the developer and owner of resorts in California, Florida, Tennessee and Colorado as well as owning and leasing multiple resort condominium units throughout the U.S., Canada, Mexico and Caribbean.

About Global Discovery Vacations
Global Discovery Vacations is a respected membership based travel club offering its members access to condominium accommodations, cruise and tour vacations, a full service travel agency, a concierge program, and other leisure benefits.

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