Trump and Hilton Bring Luxury Vacation Ownership to Trump International Hotel Las Vegas

Trump International Hotel Las Vegas has sold approximately 300 condominium units to Hilton, and Hilton Grand Vacations will use those units as luxury timeshare accommodations beginning next spring.

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Third Tower Construction Begins at Marriott’s Grand Chateau in Las Vegas

Maintaining the design inspiration of Southern France from the existing two towers, the 37-story, third tower will add 223 one-, two- and three-bedroom villas for a total of 643 villas at the property with occupancy beginning in mid-2014.

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RCI Adds 150 New Affiliated Resorts To Its Global Exchange Network

Leading vacation exchange company celebrates 2011 accomplishments including the debut of several best-in-class innovations

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RCI Welcomes Somerpointe Resorts Into Its Global Vacation Exchange Network

RCI, the global leader in vacation exchange and part of the Wyndham Worldwide (NYSE: WYN) family of brands, announced an affiliation agreement with Somerpointe Resorts, which includes 12 properties in Las Vegas, Hawaii and Orlando, during the American Resort Development Association (ARDA) Fall Conference today.

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Diamond Resorts International Corporate Team Members Volunteer Time and Services to After School Program

Global timeshare, hospitality and vacation ownership company gives back to the community through involvement in after school program.

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Diamond Resorts International® Contributes As A Signature Sponsor For 2011 ARDA Annual Convention And Exposition

DIAMOND RESORTS INTERNATIONAL® (Diamond), a global leader in the hospitality and vacation ownership industry, joins worldwide industry leaders as a Signature Sponsor for the 2011 American Resort Development Association (ARDA) Annual Convention & Exposition on March 27-31 at the Orlando World Center Marriott in Orlando, FL.

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Tempus Acquisition LLC, An Affiliate Of Diamond Resorts International®, Enters Agreement To Acquire Substantial Assets Of Tempus Resorts

Tempus Acquisition, LLC, agrees to provide debtor-in-possession financing to Tempus International to assist it in continuing to operate until the closing of the acquisition.

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Trading Places International Announces a Special “10-10-10” Promotion Benefiting the Make-A-Wish Foundation

Looking for a last-minute vacation and a chance to give back to a great charity? Trading Places has the answer! To celebrate October 10, 2010 (or “10-10-10”), Trading Places International will be donating 10% of all “Hot Deals” sales booked between 10:00 am and 10:00 pm to benefit the Make-A-Wish Foundation.

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Diamond Resorts Corporation Announces David F. Palmer As President And Chief Financial Officer

Global hospitality and vacation ownership company moves financial investment, business development and merger and acquisition expert into top operational leadership position

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Robb & Stucky Interiors Selected To Design Residences at CityCenter’s Veer Towers in Las Vegas

Robb & Stucky Interiors, an award-winning interior design firm and premier home-furnishings retailer, has partnered with CityCenter – a more than $9 billion, 67-acre urban resort destination on the Las Vegas Strip – to furnish a select number of studios at CityCenter’s Veer Towers.

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Timeshare Industry Leaders Recognized For Top Achievements

ARDA Announces 2010 Circle of Excellence (ACE) and ARDY Winners

The American Resort Development Association (ARDA) recognized their top industry leaders at the annual Awards Gala of the 2010 Convention & Exposition, held in Las Vegas, Nevada. The evening event, sponsored by Holiday Systems International (HSI), showcases the outstanding accomplishments among individuals, teams, resorts, and companies in a variety of categories.

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Sol Meliá Vacation Club Captures ARDA Award For Customer Relations And Nominations For Three Other Industry-Wide Awards

Sol Meliá Vacation Club (SMVC), an international vacation membership club with locations in the Caribbean, Mexico, Central America and Europe, received a total of four award nominations at the 2010 American Resort Development Association (ARDA) Annual Convention and Awards Reception in Las Vegas in the categories of Sales VLO/QAO, Owner/Customer…

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Merlin Celebrates 10 Year Anniversary At ARDA Convention

Merlin Software for Vacation Ownership is set to celebrate its tenth anniversary at the upcoming American Resort Development Association (ARDA) Convention taking place March 14th-18th at the Venetian Resort Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas.

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New Web-Based Timeshare Software To Be Announced At ARDA Convention

Timeshare software technology leaders, SPI Software, recently said they plan to unveil new web 2.0 initiatives during the upcoming convention being held by the American Resort Development Association (ARDA). SPI is a sponsor and exhibitor at the ARDA gathering taking place March 14th-18th at the Venetian Resort Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas.

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Corporate Members Continue To Be Retained By WIN (Women in the Industry)

Marriott And Bluegreen Report High Value In Organization

Women in the Industry (WIN) is pleased to announce two more of its initial corporate members have recommitted to another year of support. As a founding benefactor and sponsor of WIN’s recent Florida Regional Meeting, Marriott Vacation Club International (MVCI) has re-enlisted as a champion of the two-year old non-profit organization.

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Groundbreaking New Technologies To Be Showcased By TimeShareWare During The ARDA Convention In Las Vegas

TimeShareWare has announced they will attend the American Resort Development Association (ARDA) Convention and Exposition in Las Vegas from March 14-18 and will exhibit exciting new technologies based on their advanced platform architecture and best-of-breed resort business practices.

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Perspective Magazine North America Launches As Largest And Yet Most Inexpensive Trade Publication

Perspective Magazine, the leading monthly timeshare and fractional ownership business publication which has been in circulation since 2005 as a global edition, recently announced that it would create a series of regional titles to more closely concentrate specific issues relating to each marketplace around the world. The first of these publications to be launched is a North America edition.

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Harrah’s Entertainment Assumes Ownership Of The Las Vegas Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino

A subsidiary of Harrah’s Entertainment, Inc. assumed ownership of the Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino in Las Vegas today.

Harrah’s expects its customer-loyalty program, Total Rewards, to be fully integrated into the Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino in April 2010, enabling guests to earn and redeem Reward and Tier Credits. Planet Hollywood A-List points will automatically convert into Total Rewards credits at the time of the Total Rewards integration.

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Farrow Selected For ARDA Chairman’s League

John Farrow, President of Farrow Commercial Construction has recently become a member of the prestigious Chairman’s League of the American Resort Development Association (ARDA).

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Brand Tango Celebrates Five-Year Anniversary

14 ARDY Entries Selected As Finalists For 2010 Gala

Brand Tango, a Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.-based marketing, technology and design firm, has had 13 Advertising and Promotion entries selected as finalists in the American Resort Development Association’s ARDY awards competition. In addition, Larry Talley, Brand Tango’s vice president of application development, is a finalist in the Management and Administration category.

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