Miami, FL, July 12, 2012 – Interval International, a prominent worldwide provider of vacation services and an operating business of Interval Leisure Group (Nasdaq: IILG), recently enhanced its Entertainment® hotel, dining, and leisure discounts program. Members who participate in Interval upgraded programs can now use their smartphones to browse and redeem Entertainment offers at more than 60,000 participating hotels, restaurants, and retail outlets throughout the U.S. and Canada.
Mobile coupons are available using the Entertainment app for iPhone®, iPad®, Android™, and Blackberry® devices, and through the mobile-optimized website. Members can search and filter offers based on their present GPS positions or by manually entering a location.
“Our members have enjoyed access to a variety of savings through our long-term relationship with Entertainment Promotions,” said Sharon Freed, Interval’s senior vice president of consumer marketing. “Access to mobile coupon redemption is an added convenience for those who are increasingly using Internet and mobile technology in every aspect of their lives.”
To get the complimentary app, Interval Gold® and Interval PlatinumSM members must first visit IntervalWorld.com, then download it from one of the app stores or view it on their browser from any smartphone at http://m.entertainment.com. With mobile coupons, Interval members have another way to access valuable up-to-50 percent off and buy-one-get-one-free Entertainment discounts, while retaining the option to save using printed coupons or their membership cards.
“We are excited to expand our partnership with Interval, a global leader in the vacation industry, who reaches approximately 2 million families through their membership programs,” said Jeanne Chapman, executive vice president of Entertainment Promotions Corporate Marketing Solutions. “With the addition of mobile coupons from Entertainment Promotions, Interval now makes it possible for its members to save anytime, anywhere and any way they want, especially when they travel.”
By working with the Corporate Marketing Solutions division of Entertainment Promotions for nearly 20 years, Interval continues to focus on enhancing the value of Interval memberships by providing high-touch service along with significant leisure benefits and savings.
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 15 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.
About Entertainment Promotions™
Entertainment Promotions™ (www.Entertainment.com) is a leader in providing the most recognized and purchased consumer discount, promotion and coupon products throughout the U.S., Canada, Australia and New Zealand. Entertainment® enables consumers to enjoy the widest variety of coupons and savings offers through a diverse suite of products including: Entertainment.com™ Savings Membership, Entertainment® Mobile, Entertainment.com Deals™ and the Entertainment® Membership Book. With one of the largest offer networks, consisting of 70,000 local merchants, regional and national retailers, advertisers and ecommerce brand partners, Entertainment makes it possible for consumers to save anytime, anywhere and any way they want with online, print or mobile redemption choices at over 400,000 convenient locations. Through the Corporate Marketing Solutions division, Entertainment® provides co-branded online member discount sites, corporate promotions and loyalty products. For more information, visit www.entertainment.com/cms.
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