Miami, Florida, November 28, 2012 – Interval International, a prominent worldwide provider of vacation services and an operating business of Interval Leisure Group (Nasdaq: IILG), announced the hiring of Douglas Pursley as assistant vice president, products and partnerships. He reports to Sharon Freed, senior vice president of consumer marketing.
In this position, he oversees Interval’s product line portfolio, member benefit programs, strategic partner relationships, and product fulfillment and customer insights.
“Doug’s expertise in membership marketing and value proposition development is a real asset as we continue to explore and introduce new programs to build member loyalty,” said Freed. “We’re delighted to welcome him to Interval.”
Prior to joining the company, Pursley was director of marketing strategy and business development for AAA Auto Club South. He also spent more than 15 years as a sales and product marketing executive with Wal-Mart Stores, Inc., including the Sam’s Club division. He graduated from the University of Minnesota, with a bachelor’s degree in speech communication.
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 since 1976. Today, Interval has an exchange network of approximately 2,700 resorts in more than 75 nations. Through offices in 16 countries, Interval offers high-quality products and benefits to resort clients and about 2 million families who are enrolled in various membership programs. Interval is an operating business of Interval Leisure Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: IILG), a leading global provider of membership and leisure services to the vacation industry.
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Interval International, 6262 Sunset Drive, Miami, FL 33143www.intervalworld.com www.resortdeveloper.com