Miami, FL, November 18, 2013 - Interval International, a prominent worldwide provider of vacation services and an operating business of Interval Leisure Group (Nasdaq: IILG), is the title sponsor of the eighth annual St. Maarten Hospitality & Trade Association (SHTA) Crystal Pineapple Awards Gala. The event is being held November 22 at the Sonesta Maho Beach Resort & Casino and serves as a fundraiser for SHTA.
“Interval is pleased to sponsor this year’s ceremony that will acknowledge individuals who make such important contributions to the tourism industry,” said Neil Kolton, Interval’s director of resort sales and service for the Caribbean and Florida. “Their dedication and exemplary service helps make the island a special place to visit and a popular destination among our members.”
“We’re very appreciative of Interval’s support of our association’s efforts to promote St. Maarten and the wonderful vacation experience we provide to many thousands of visitors every year,” said Emil Lee, president of SHTA and general manager of Princess Heights Hotel.
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 has an exchange network of more than 2,800 resorts in over 75 nations. Through offices in 16 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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