Christchurch, New Zealand (28 February 2003) – Vacation Management Limited (VML), the South Pacific Independent Area Representative for Interval International, Inc., today announced that it has appointed Sean Farquhar as Chief Operating Officer for its business in Australia, New Zealand and Fiji. Mr. Farquhar joins VML from Hospitality Marketing Concepts, Inc., a Singapore based hotel loyalty membership organization where he was Regional Operations Director. Prior to joining HMC, Mr. Farquhar worked for six years with RCI Asia-Pacific Pte Ltd, most recently as Director of Business Development.
According to VML Director Martyn Rix, the appointment fills a key vacancy in the growing operation. “Sean comes to us with a strong track record and recommendation. We look forward to him supporting our constant movement forward in this dynamic marketplace,” said Mr. Rix.
Mr. Farquhar and his family will be moving to the VML base of operations in Christchurch, New Zealand. “This is an exciting opportunity to join an innovative company in a wonderful part of the world,” Mr. Farquhar remarked today.
He will report to the Board of Vacation Management Limited, and will oversee all operational activities including both member and developer services.
Vacation Management Limited is a leading Australasian timeshare and holiday ownership consultancy. As well as being the area representative for Interval International, its owners and directors Graham Wilkinson and Martyn Rix have provided management, contacts and marketing support for resort restructures and developer startups for over 17 years. VML serves its developer clients and Interval members through its office located in Christchurch, New Zealand, with a team of 26 people.
For additional information, contact Martyn Rix at Vacation Management Limited.
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