Liberty Bank Increases and Extends Loan to Shell Vacations, Says Wellington Financial

Wellington Financial says Liberty Bank’s loan to major timeshare resort development company will provide end-loan financing for Napa Valley project.

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Shell Vacations Partners With Interval International To Enhance Services

This agreement encompasses 24 unique Shell Vacations–operated or –affiliated resorts in the United States, Canada, and Mexico that will enhance Interval’s quality global exchange network.

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Shell Vacations Promotes Three Senior Executives

Shell Vacations, one of the nation’s leading independent timeshare and vacation ownership development companies, has recently announced the promotion of three senior executives within its club, finance and sales divisions.

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Shell Management Hawaii, Inc. Named One of the 2011 Best Places to Work in Hawaii

The sixth annual event honors Hawaiian businesses in its “Best Places To Work In Hawaii” program, is sponsored by ProService Hawaii and published annually by Hawaii Business Magazine.

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Shell Vacations Hospitality Wins Prestigious Spectrum Award

Shell Vacations Hospitality today announced receipt of the prestigious Spectrum Award for their Online Marketing Campaign in Family Resorts, conferred by The American Marketing Association’s (AMA) Phoenix Chapter. The AMA is a professional association for individuals and organizations involved in the practice, teaching and study of marketing worldwide. The Spectrum Award recognizes achievements in fields ranging from advertising to multi-cultural marketing to public relations, and Shell Vacations Hospitality has continued to evolve at a steady pace, with creative online marketing initiatives geared toward families.

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Shell Vacations Selects Flamm As Legal Affairs VP

Ilese Flamm, an accomplished attorney with nearly two decades of experience in timesharing and resort development law, has been selected by independent developer Shell Vacations LLC (www.ShellVacationsClub.com) to serve as its Senior VP, Legal Affairs.

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Shell Vacations Appoints Freibaum Chief Financial Officer

Bernard Freibaum, an accomplished financial executive with extensive real estate experience, has joined timeshare developer Shell Vacations LLC (www.ShellVacationsClub.com) as Chief Financial Officer. Freibaum will work closely with Shell Vacations Chairman and CEO Sheldon H. Ginsburg and President and COO Tracy L. Sherles in evaluating new growth opportunities and enhancing business operations within the company’s many divisions.

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Shell Vacations Raises Growth Capital

York Capital Management Makes Equity Investment; Company Restructures Credit Facilities

Shell Vacations LLC, a leader in the development, sales and operation of vacation ownership properties throughout North America, today announced it has received a substantial investment from York Capital Management, a leading global investment firm. As part of the transaction, Shell Vacations completed a recapitalization through which it replaced its existing senior term loan with a York equity interest and a working capital loan. Simultaneously York acquired a portion of the Company’s existing indebtedness.

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VPG Increased, Cancellations Decreased For Developers In Hawaii, Mexico & Colorado Via WORLDtouch8.1 Sales Presentation Software

Based on a controlled study recently completed by SHELL VACATIONS in Hawaii, the WORLDtouch8.1 sales presentation system was directly responsible for raising VPG more than 40% and reducing cancellations 59%! The WORLDtouch8.1 system can now be installed immediately for a very small commission based only on sales closed and a…

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Shell Vacations’ Canada Resort Ranked #1 By TripAdvisor Travelers

Since the end of June, Shell Vacations’ Carriage Ridge Resort at Horseshoe Valley in Barrie, Ontario has maintained the number one ranked position on TripAdvisor, based on consumer comments. The resort is ranked #1 out of 18 Barrie area hotels and resorts with a 4.5 rating. Neighboring Carriage Hills Resort,…

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Shell Vacations Hospitality Selects Market Metrix For Customer And Employee Feedback Solutions

Vacation-Ownership Developer Uses Intelligence to Yield Continuously Improving Satisfaction Market Metrix, LLC, the leading provider of feedback and performance tools for the hospitality industry, announced today that Shell Vacations Hospitality, one of the nation’s most respected resort management companies, has chosen the company’s real-time satisfaction survey system to optimize the…

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Shell Vacations Club Agrees To Use SPI Vacation Ownership / Timeshare Software

Systems Products International (SPI) is pleased to announce that it has entered into an agreement with Shell Vacations LLC of Northbrook, IL to provide marketing and sales software to support Shell Vacation’s sales and marketing operations. Shell Vacations will implement the Orange Systems marketing and sales software suite for tour…

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Shell Vacations’ Napa Resort Ranked 5th On Expedia® Insiders’ Select™ List Of Best Hotels And Resorts

Expedia® travelers have ranked Shell Vacations’ Vino Bello Resort® in the Napa Valley as number five among the world’s best hotels on this year’s Expedia Insiders’ Select™ list. Currently in its second year, the list formally recognizes individual hotels worldwide that consistently deliver excellent service, a great overall experience and…

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Shell Vacations LLC Selects Cal Denison For Business Development/Acquisitions Role

A seasoned real estate executive with a solid background in due diligence, analytical and managerial assignments has joined Shell Vacations LLC to provide assistance in the areas of business development and acquisitions. Cal Denison has been selected to work with Chairman and CEO Sheldon Ginsburg and President Tracy Sherles on…

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Shell Vacations Selects Industry Veteran As Regional Director Eastern Region

Northbrook Ill – March 25, 2008 – An industry veteran with nearly three decades of vacation ownership experience has been named Regional Director of the Eastern Region for Shell Vacations Club. As the company’s new Regional Director, Nick Gray will be responsible for developing the eastern region, which currently consists…

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Shell Vacations Club And LRA Worldwide Develop Partnership To Enhance The Vacation Ownership Prospect Experience

Shell Vacations Club (SVC), a leader in the development, sales and operation of high-end vacation ownership properties throughout North America, has selected LRA Worldwide to help measure and enhance the SVC prospect experience. LRA will build a mystery shopping program designed to measure the performance of SVC sales representatives at…

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Shell Vacations Continues Positive Momentum

Developer signs two new franchisees, adds new lender, Napa resort inventory As Shell Vacations begins a new year, the future looks extremely bright for the vacation ownership developer with successes continuing to mount … adding new franchisees, financing partners, offsite brokers, and winning national awards.  “The momentum continues,” says Franklin…

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Shell Vacations Hospitality Selects Las Vegas Property For Company’s Top Resort Management Team Award

Shell Vacations Hospitality recently named the winner of its annual competition for the top management team within its company. Under the leadership of Chris Breed, CHA, RRP and General Manager, the Desert Rose Resort in Las Vegas, Nevada, was honored with Shell Vacations Hospitality’s Management Team Appreciation Award, the most…

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