MIAMI, FL, July 21, 2003 – Interval International, a leading global vacation exchange company, announced the appointment of Deborah Jaloma to the position of business development director in the Resort Sales and Service Department.
In this capacity, Ms. Jaloma assumes the management of Interval’s involvement in real estate and hospitality conferences in the Americas, at which she seeks to generate new resort affiliates for Interval International. Her duties also include the management of relationships with trade associations, including the Caribbean Hotel Association, the American Hotel & Lodging Association, the Urban Land Institute and the Caribbean Tourism Organization.
"We are extremely pleased to welcome Debbie to our team," said David Gilbert, executive vice president of resort sales and marketing. "With her national and international business development experience, she will be a great asset to Interval in her new role."
Before joining Interval, Ms. Jaloma was business development manager for WET Design, a company specializing in the design, invention and development of water features for installation in commercial, recreational and hospitality projects worldwide. She oversaw business development, sales, and marketing efforts and firm projects for more than six years in the United States, as well as for all Spanish-speaking countries.
Prior to that, Ms. Jaloma was with Pro Sports Management International, a business management firm for professional athletes and entertainers, focusing on existing client relations and new client development.
Born and raised in Los Angeles, Ms. Jaloma received a bachelor of science degree in business administration with an emphasis in marketing from the University of Southern California.
Ms. Jaloma is currently active with the Big Brothers and Big Sisters of America.
For more than 27 years, Interval International has led the vacation ownership industry with innovative products and the highest levels of quality, service and value complemented by a global network of 2,000 resorts in 75 countries. With its headquarters located in Miami, Florida, Interval serves its developer clients and more than 1.5 million members through 27 offices in 18 countries and employs nearly 1,600 people worldwide. Interval International is an operating business of IAC, formerly USA Interactive.
CONTACT INFORMATION:Béatrice de Peyrecave(305) 666-1861, ext. 7032Beatrice.dePeyrecave@intervalintl.com
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