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Timbers Resorts Announces Partnership with Oaktree Capital Management

Carbondale, CO (September 1, 2014) --- Timbers Resorts (“Timbers”), a leading developer and operator of luxury boutique resorts and residence ...

Azure Malta Launch Digital After-sales App – A First for the Vacation Ownership Industry

Mellieha, Malta (September 1, 2014) --- Sales and marketing specialists in the Vacation Ownership industry, Azure Services in Malta have ...

Skyline Vacation Club Confirms Gold Sponsorship For CRC 2014

ORLANDO, FL (September 1, 2014) --- Skyline Vacation Club has confirmed a Gold level sponsorship for the Canadian Resort Conference ...

Internet Escrow Company Ordered to Cease and Desist

BOISE, ID (September 1, 2014) --- Gavin Gee, director of the Idaho Department of Finance, has announced the issuance of ...

Westgate Finishes in Top 3 of OBJ Golden 100

ORLANDO, FL (August 29, 2014) --- The Orlando Business Journal has recognized Westgate Resorts as a top company in its ...

Wyndham Worldwide Renews its Vacation Ownership Receivables Conduit Facility

PARSIPPANY, N.J. (August 29, 2014) --- Wyndham Worldwide Corporation (NYSE: WYN) today announced that its securitized timeshare receivables conduit facility ...

The Dunes Club in Palm Springs Area of California Joins RCI

PARSIPPANY, N.J. (August 29, 2014) --- RCI, the global leader in vacation exchange and part of the Wyndham Worldwide family ...

New research and Infographic: Vacation much more important than ‘nice to have’

LAS VEGAS, NV (August 28, 2014) --- Labor Day is fast approaching, but there's still time for the 63% of ...

Resort Travel & Xchange Confirms as Exhibitor at Canadian Resort Conference

Orlando, FL (August 28, 2014) --- Resort Travel & Xchange (RTX) has confirmed as an exhibitor for the upcoming Canadian ...

Scoop du Jour

Scoop du Jour: Check-In Chat At Motel Hell!

-by Scoop
August 29, 2014 — Seasoned timeshare sales and marketing professionals, including most developers and all levels of their management, are familiar with 20-60-20 rule whereby among any group of reps 20% are the top ‘writers’ – 60% are average – and the other 20% are less than stellar producers. But did you know that ratio also applies to the buyers of most products and services including slices [...]

Management

Timeshare Owner Title Transfers Simplified

  ORLANDO, FL (August 18, 2014) — Dave Heine, Vice President & COO of the Orlando, FL web based Software as a Service (SAAS) Timeshare Pro Plus (patent pending) system and Closemytimeshare.com® has produced a brief but informative video presentation detailing a simplified and secure Owner To Owner title transfer service that allows timeshare resort [...]

Resorts and Destinations

Highlights for Fall 2014 at Smugglers’ Notch, VT

Fall is a lovely time to plan a getaway, and vacation packages at Smugglers’ Notch Resort focus on popular activities so that travelers can easily combine lodging and fun. Smugglers’ fall packages are offered September 2 to October 13, 2014.
New highlights include: [...]

Off Topic

Off Topic: Your Weekly Cute

For your viewing pleasure this week I present this utterly adorable picture of Luk Chai, an Asian elephant child chasing a large football around his enclosure at Taronga Zoo, in New South Wales. Because it just doesn’t get much cuter than this! All together, everyone: Awwwwwww! Thanks to Marilyn B. for sending this in! Do [...]

Travel Deals and Events

Pink Shell Beach Resort & Marina Partners with Island Hopper Songwriter Fest

Fort Myers Beach, FL (August 27, 2014) — The inaugural Island Hopper Songwriter Fest will bring nationally acclaimed singer-songwriters to Captiva Island and Fort Myers Beach on Estero Island during Fall 2014. Presented by BMI, along with iHeartRadio, Cat Country 107.1, The Beaches of Fort Myers & Sanibel, and the Pink Shell Beach Resort & [...]

Timeshare Fraud

Internet Escrow Company Ordered to Cease and Desist

BOISE, ID (September 1, 2014) — Gavin Gee, director of the Idaho Department of Finance, has announced the issuance of a cease-and-desist order against a company using the name of Twin Falls Title and Escrow (TFTE). TFTE purports to be an online escrow company engaged in offering escrow services to prospective sellers of timeshare units [...]

Exchange Companies

The Dunes Club in Palm Springs Area of California Joins RCI

PARSIPPANY, N.J. (August 29, 2014) — RCI, the global leader in vacation exchange and part of the Wyndham Worldwide family of brands (NYSE:WYN), recently added The Dunes Club in Coachella Valley to its network of affiliated resorts. The boutique-style residence club is a haven for golfers looking for a high-end experience in California. “We chose [...]