Recognition for star employees at Timeshare Industry’s “Night of Stars”
August 1, 2009: The Timeshare Industry held its 18th Annual National Industry Awards last night, at a gala function to recognise its star employees and Accor Vacation Club was a stellar performer, taking four of the night’s major awards for Sales and Service.
“After a challenging year for the industry, the presentation of these awards are a testament to the dedication of all our teams, and truly show the spirit of Accor Vacation Club’s employees, which then reflects back positively to our 26,000+ Members in so many ways on an everyday level,” said John Osborne, CEO Accor Vacation Club.
“Congratulations from all our Management and staff to these stars of Accor Vacation Club,” John concluded.
And the winners are…
AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE IN SERVICE
This nominee demonstrates a consistent and positive attitude towards service. This star performer demonstrate excellent knowledge of the resort, the industry and it’s products and services. This performer achieves beyond expectation results based on consistent use of these skills.
AWARD FOR CORPORATE PERFORMER OF THE YEAR
This award is for an individual in a non-management position employed in administrative department
AWARD FOR SALES TEAM OF THE YEAR
ACCOR VACATION CLUB COFFS HARBOUR
This award is for a team involved in the sales operations of a single resort/sales site or for multiple projects. Team members may include project director and sales, marketing and administrative management and staff.
AWARD FOR SALES MANAGER OF THE YEAR
PETER COLE – NOVOTEL TWIN WATERS
This award is for an individual Manager responsible for the sales functions at a single sales site, single resort site, or multiple sales sites. They will have consistently exceeded sales targets with their superior management skills whilst maintaining excellent client service levels. This nominee must be a consistent performer with evidence of their management skills whilst ensuring an emphasis on quality assurance and compliance with the Industry Code of Practice.
About Accor Vacation Club
We are an exciting, innovative and flexible holiday ownership club providing Members with the opportunity for a lifetime of great holidays worldwide. The Club’s operator is part of the Accor Hospitality Group, the largest and fastest growing hotel management group in the Pacific Region. Accor Vacation Club is Australia’s first hotel branded holiday ownership club commencing operations in 2000.
Accor, a major global group and the European leader in hotels, as well as the global leader in services to corporate clients and public institutions, operates in nearly 100 countries with 150,000 employees. It offers to its clients over 40 years of expertise in two core businesses:
– Hotels, with the Sofitel, Pullman, MGallery, Novotel, Mercure, Suitehotel, Ibis, all seasons, Etap Hotel, Formule 1 and Motel 6 brands, representing 4,000 hotels and nearly 500,000 rooms in 90 countries, as well as strategically related activities, such as Lenôtre;
– Services, with 30 million people in 40 countries benefiting from Accor Services products in employee and public benefits, rewards and loyalty, and expense management.
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