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Global Connections, Inc. Adds Ski Resort To Its Growing Portfolio

Skier’s Edge Lodge Now to be Owned and Managed by Global Connections Global Connections, Inc. (GCI), the highly respected developer, travel club fulfillment and service provider, has purchased Skier’s Edge Lodge (Breckenridge CO) to become its fifth resort in a growing portfolio of wholly owned resort properties. Skier’s Edge Lodge…

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Global Connections Launches New Web Site

Travel Service Company Fulfills Expectations of Thousands of Travelers Each Year Global Connections, Inc., a full service travel agency,  travel club fulfillment and service provider and resort developer has launched a re-branded member web site to better serve its travel club members and  distributor clients. As Global Connections continues to evolve…

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Tom Lyons Receives Cadillac Lifetime Achievement Award

Tom Lyons, President and CEO of Global Connections, Inc. (www.exploregci.com), was recently recognized as one of ten individuals to receive the prestigious Cadillac Lifetime Achievement Award. The award honors Kansas City business and community leaders who have achieved tremendous business success while maintaining their commitment to community and philanthropic efforts.…

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Sea Shells Beach Club Earns TripAdvisor Certificate Of Excellence

Sea Shells Beach Club in Daytona Beach, Florida, has recently received the coveted 2014 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence, which honors top-rated lodging businesses, restaurants, and attractions, that consistently achieve outstanding traveler reviews on TripAdvisor. The Certificate of Excellence is awarded to only the top-performing 10 percent of businesses listed on…

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Global Connections Wins ARDY Award At ARDA World 2013

Overland Park, KS – May 7, 2013 – Global Connections, Inc. (GCI), one of the nation’s most respected travel clubs, was recently honored with an ARDY award in the category of Logo Design at the American Resort Development Association’s annual convention, held in Hollywood, FL. The ARDA Awards Program recognizes…

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White Oak Lodge And Resort Earns RCI Gold Crown Resort Property Designation

Global Connections, Inc. today announced its White Oak Lodge and Resort has been awarded the prestigious RCI Gold Crown Resort property designation by timeshare and vacation exchange company RCI.

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Global Connections Florida Resort Named Permanent Host for Blooming Kids Annual Fundraising L

Blooming Place for Kids is a unique non-profit organization committed to enriching the lives of neglected and abused at-risk foster children by providing them with a relationship-building summer camping experience.

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Global Connections Names Shoot For The Stars Winners

Global Connections Inc., the nationally respected travel club, (www.exploregci.com) has recently announced the winners in the company’s fifth annual Shoot for the Stars photo contest, created exclusively for members of its Global Discovery Vacations (GDV) travel club.

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Global Connections’ Dunedin Resort Teams Up With Baseball Team

Beso Del Sol Resort, a Global Connections Inc. (GCI) resort, located in Dunedin, Florida, was one of the major sponsors for “The Fight for a Cure” night with the Dunedin Blue Jays, the minor league baseball team for the Toronto Blue Jays.

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Dial An Exchange & Global Connections Partner To Service Gold Advantage Members

Dial An Exchange (DAE), one of the world’s largest independent timeshare and holiday property exchange organizations, and Global Connections, Inc. (www.exploregci.com), a U.S. leader in providing travel-related services to the vacation industry, have recently launched a new partnership that will expand existing benefits for DAE’s Gold Advantage members.

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Global Connections Employees Raise Funds For Spinal Cord Injury Recovery Center

For the third consecutive year, employees of Global Connections, Inc. (GCI) (www.exploregci.com), a nationally respected travel club, helped to raise money to benefit Quest To Walk, an exercise-based spinal cord injury recovery center founded by one of its employees.

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Global Connections Opens In Boston

Global Connections, Inc. (GCI) and Premium Destinations, North East, LLC have recently announced the opening of a new distribution center in the Boston, Massachusetts area for the sale of GCI’s Global Discovery Vacations (GDV) travel club product.

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Global Connections Resort Employees Help Clean Daytona Beach

Employees and vendors from Sea Shells Beach Club in Daytona Beach, Florida, celebrated Earth Day recently by participating in a beach cleanup near their resort, which is owned and managed by Global Connections, Inc. (GCI). (www.exploregci.com)

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Global Connections Names Karlin General Manager Of Dunedin Resort

Global Connections, Inc. (www.exploregci.com) has selected Lou Anne Karlin to become General Manager of its Beso Del Sol Resort condotel in Dunedin, Florida. Karlin has more than six years experience in the hospitality arena focusing on property management and event planning.

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Emily Ceruzzi Receives C.A.R.E’s Top Award

Emily Ceruzzi of Global Connections, Inc. (www.exploregci.com) was recently named the recipient of one of the most prestigious awards presented annually by the Cooperative Association of Resort Exchangers (C.A.R.E.), a vacation industry trade association. Emily was honored at C.A.R.E.’s historical 25th semi-annual conference, held in late April in New Orleans.

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C.A.R.E. Celebrates 25th Anniversary At New Orleans Conference

There was a great deal of prideful celebrating going on in New Orleans as the Cooperative Association of Resort Exchangers (C.A.R.E.) reached a significant milestone in its 25-year history by welcoming members to its 50th semi-annual conference, held in late April. The Silver and Gold Conference celebrated not only C.A.R.E.’s quarter of a century as an organization, but also recognized special members who have helped their group succeed over the years.

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Global Connections Assumes Management And Rentals For Florida Property

Global Connections, Inc. (GCI) one of the nation’s most respected travel clubs, has recently assumed responsibility for the property management and onsite rental program for the whole ownership condo/hotel units at the Beso Del Sol Resort in Dunedin, Florida.

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Funds Raised For Charity By Global Connections Florida Office

The staff of Global Connections, Inc. (GCI) one of the nation’s most respected travel clubs, has generously helped its local SPCA by raising money for abused and neglected animals in their area. Employees from Global’s Clearwater, Florida office entered the 5th annual SPCA (Society for the Prevention & Cruelty to…

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Members-Only Wesbite Launched By Global Connections

Global Connections, Inc. (GCI) has recently launched its new Global Discovery Vacations (GDV) members-only website to serve the needs of more than 150,000 members. The newly enhanced website allows members to make online reservations and to escape, explore and discover all the possibilities and benefits available with their Global Discovery…

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Ceruzzi Promoted To General Manager Of Daytona Resort By Global Connections

The property management division of Global Connections, Inc. (GCI) has recently promoted Emily Ceruzzi to General Manager of Sea Shells Beach Club in Daytona Beach, Florida. An eight-year veteran with Global Connections, Ceruzzi previously served as assistant general manager at the same resort. As assistant to the Regional Director of…

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