Miami, FL, April 30, 2012 – Interval International, a prominent worldwide provider of vacation services and an operating business of Interval Leisure Group (Nasdaq:IILG), announced the appointment of Gonzalo Maqueda to executive director of resort sales and service for Mexico. He reports to Marcos Agostini, vice president of resort sales and service for Latin America, and is based in the Mexico City office.
“We are extremely pleased that Gonzalo has joined our resort sales and service team. His more than 20 years of experience in shared ownership and hospitality will be very valuable to our company and resort clients as we work together to grow our business in the Mexican market,” Agostini noted.
In this role, Maqueda oversees Interval’s presence in Mexico and plays a lead role in building the company’s developer client base in the region. He also serves in the same capacity for Preferred Residences®, a branded membership and exchange program for luxury shared ownership resorts, private residence clubs, and condominium-style hotels.
Before joining Interval, Maqueda held various positions of increasing responsibility with Group RCI. Prior to that, he served as operations officer at Fiesta Americana Vacation Club/ Grupo Posada and director of Sun Club with Grupo Situr in Mexico.
He earned a bachelor’s degree in economics from the Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo in Mexico City and a business management certificate from the University of California, Berkeley.
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 has an exchange network of approximately 2,700 resorts in more than 75 nations. Through offices in 15 countries, Interval offers high-quality products and benefits to resort clients and about 2 million families who are enrolled in various membership programs. Interval is an operating business of Interval Leisure Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: IILG), a leading global provider of membership and leisure services to the vacation industry.
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