Miami, FL, February 3, 2005 - Interval International, a leading global vacation exchange company, today announced its platinum sponsorship of A Tool Kit for Developers - Fractional Ownership and Timeshare Resort Workshop, taking place at Hockley Valley Resort in Orangeville, Ontario on March 7.
“Timeshare is poised for explosive growth in Canada,” said Michelle DuChamp, guest speaker at the workshop and director of Resort Sales and Service for Interval International. “We are excited about the growth in the region, and this event will provide unique and valuable insight for developers seeking to learn more about the considerable business opportunity that vacation ownership resort development represents in Eastern Canada.”
The workshop will be based on a case study format. Topics will include an overview of the Canadian tourism industry and recreational property trends, sales and marketing, finance, interior design, vacation exchange and more. Hospitality Plus Ltd. is presenting the one-day, intensive workshop with support from Interval International, as well as gold sponsor Textron Financial Corp., and silver sponsor First Canadian Title.
The workshop registration fee is $450 plus GST per person, or if two people or more attend from the same organization, there is a special rate of $400 plus GST per person. Workshop fees include all sessions, meals, and materials. Hockley Valley Resort is offering a special delegate room rate of $119 per night if reservations are made prior to February 18.
For more information contact Hospitality Plus Ltd. at 705.737.5391 or visit www.hospitalityplus.ca
About Interval International
Since 1976, Interval International has led the vacation ownership industry with its hallmarks of quality and innovation. Interval has a global network of more than 2,000 resorts in 75 countries, and serves its developer clients and over 1.6 million members - worldwide timeshare vacation owners - through 26 offices in 17 countries. Interval provides a variety of exchange services and year-round travel related benefits to enhance member vacation experiences. Headquartered in Miami, Florida, Interval International is an operating business of IAC, which also includes such well-known brands as Expedia, Inc., Hotels.com, and Ticketmaster.
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