London, 3 September 2010 - Interval International, a prominent worldwide provider of vacation services and an operating segment of Interval Leisure Group (Nasdaq: IILG), is a key sponsor of the Australian Timeshare and Holiday Ownership Council (ATHOC) Annual Conference to be held from 12th to 14th September at the Crowne Plaza in Christchurch, New Zealand.
Craig M. Nash, chairman, president and chief executive officer of Interval Leisure Group, will open the conference as keynote speaker, addressing delegates on the state of the global vacation ownership industry. Joe Hickman, Interval’s executive director Asia Pacific and Sean Farquhar, Interval’s executive director of operations Asia Pacific, will also represent the company at the event.
“Interval has worked with the association for many years to further its goal of representing industry members, as well as offering information and support to owners throughout the region,” Nash said. “We look forward to participating in this year’s conference and to discussing with fellow industry representatives the many opportunities for holiday ownership.”
“We are very pleased to once again welcome Interval as a sponsor of the conference and are appreciative of its continued commitment to ATHOC,” said Laura Younger, general manager of the association. “Interval’s involvement helps us promote the benefits of the industry and assist all members to achieve growth and profitability in an ever-changing business environment.”
In addition to its support of the council, Interval is a platinum sponsor of the ATHOC Foundation, which contributes funds to children and families in need.
About Interval International
Interval International operates membership programmes 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 for more than 34 years. Today, Interval has an exchange network of more than 2,500 resorts in over 75 nations. Through offices in 14 countries, Interval offers high-quality products and benefits to resort clients and approximately 2 million families who are enrolled in various membership programmes. Interval is an operating segment of Interval Leisure Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: IILG), a leading global provider of membership and leisure services to the vacation industry.
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