Miami, FL, December 17, 2010 – Interval International, a prominent worldwide provider of vacation services and an operating segment of Interval Leisure Group (Nasdaq: IILG), recently hosted its educational Info-Exchange Seminar at the iconic Eden Roc Renaissance in Miami Beach, Florida.
More than 120 executives and personnel from Interval-affiliated resorts in the U.S., Canada, the Caribbean, Mexico, and Central and South America heard the latest about Interval and vacation ownership from industry leaders, including Craig M. Nash, chairman, president, and CEO of Interval Leisure Group; Jeanette Marbert, Interval Leisure Group chief operating officer; Howard Nusbaum, president and CEO of the American Resort Development Association (ARDA); and Peter C. Yesawich, Ph.D., chairman and CEO of Ypartnership.
“We created this event 22 years ago, so that our clients could capitalize on their affiliation with us. Attendees have consistently told us that they gain valuable knowledge about how to better serve their owners and manage inventory more efficiently,” said Bryan Ten Broek, senior vice president of resort sales and business development for Interval International. “The 2010 seminar showcased Interval’s existing products and services and previewed what’s coming next to assist resorts’ marketing, sales, and operations initiatives.”
In addition to the featured speakers, the agenda included experts who addressed various operations and marketing topics, along with Interval Affiliate Advantages program partners, Farrow Commercial Construction, Robb & Stucky Interiors, and Sysco Guest Supply. Participants also had the opportunity to tour Interval’s 60,000 square-foot Member Services Center in Miami.
The seminar is accredited by ARDA, which enables attendees to earn credit toward their Associate Resort Professional (ARP) or Registered Resort Professional (RRP) industry certifications.
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 for nearly 35 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 programs. 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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