Miami, FL (February 16, 2010) –- SPI Software is pleased to announce that Holiday Club Resorts, one of the largest and fastest growing timeshare companies in Europe has selected SPI Orange Systems enterprise software as its future software technology platform.
According to Vesa Tengman, CEO of Holiday Resorts adds, “Holiday Club is making a substantial investment into our European timeshare business including important new projects we have recently announced. Therefore, it is key that we have a ‘world class’ software system to help us manage this dynamic growth.”
Timo Rajala, CFO and deputy CEO of Holiday Club adds, “We are very pleased with the professional approach to implementation planning provided by SPI. Much more than just a software vendor, SPI provides substantial added value in helping us plan and manage timeshare operations.”
In a related announcement, Holiday Club recently unveiled an exciting new project, a Holiday Club mixed-use spa hotel on the shore of Lake Saimaa near Lappeenranta in Eastern Finland. This is an important new project and poised to be one of the largest investments in the timeshare industry for 2010. Situated close to more than 10 million consumers, the site is within driving distance of St. Petersburg, Russia.
Matt Brosious, VP of Sales for SPI Software states, “Holiday Club is an exciting company whose mission is to provide an excellent quality holiday experience for their customers. We are very pleased, that after an extensive evaluation, SPI Orange was selected as Holiday Club’s enterprise software package. We look forward to providing for Holiday Club with SPI’s powerful and easy to use software tools.
Holiday Club Resorts Oy (www.holidayclub.fi) is one of Europe’s largest vacation ownership enterprises. It was established in 1986 and in the beginning it focused primarily on the vacation ownership business. Since 1998, the company has operated under the name Holiday Club Finland Oy.
SPI Software provides developers and operators of vacation ownership (timeshare, fractional, private residence club and others using either traditional or points-based usage strategies) with its .NET-based software as either an enterprise suite of software called Orange Systems, or in specific modules to handle marketing, sales, property management, finance, maintenance fee and receivables servicing, centralized reservations or Website access operations. Founded in 1978 and based in Miami, FL, SPI can be reached at 305-858-9505, [email protected] or www.spisoftware.com
Sharon B. Drechsler, RRP
for Systems Products International