Parsippany, N.J. (August 16, 2012) — RCI, the global leader in vacation exchange, announced the addition of 76 affiliated properties to its global exchange network in the first six months of 2012, including more than 30 properties added in the second quarter.
“We have had a strong first half of the year, adding many great new properties to our portfolio of more than 4,000 quality affiliated resorts around the world through some key affiliations,” said Gordon Gurnik, president, RCI. “The addition of these fantastic resorts will bolster the already expansive selection of vacation experiences we offer our 3.7 million members.”
The new properties joining RCI’s network include: Glacier Village at Meadow Lake in Montana, which offers visitors beautiful accommodations minutes from some of Montana’s key attractions, including Big Mountain at Whitefish, Glacier National Park and Flathead Lake; Culloden Bay Vacation Club at Footprints Nature Reserve, which sits on a 62-acre nature preserve in Culloden, Trinidad and Tobago; and the beautiful Residence at Grand Luxxe and Grand Luxxe Spa Tower in Mexico, which were added to RCI’s luxury exchange program The Registry Collection®, the world’s largest program of its kind.
Several new properties were added from existing affiliations, includingBluegreen’s The Studio Homes at Ellis Square, which offers members a vacation option in the heart of Savannah, Ga.
RCI is the worldwide leader in vacation exchange with over 4,000 affiliated resorts in approximately 100 countries. RCI pioneered the concept of vacation exchange in 1974, offering members increased flexibility and versatility with their vacation ownership experience. Today, through RCI® Weeks, the traditional week-for-week exchange system, and RCI Points®, the industry’s first global points-based exchange system, RCI provides flexible vacation options to its approximately 3.7 million RCI subscribing members each year. RCI is part of Wyndham Exchange & Rentals and the Wyndham Worldwide family of brands (NYSE: WYN). For additional information visit our media center, rciaffiliates.com or The RCI Blog. RCI also can be found on Facebook, YouTube and Twitter.
About The Registry Collection program
The Registry Collection program is the world’s largest luxury exchange program comprising more than 165 affiliates on six continents. More than 195 properties are available through The Registry Collection program and are either accessible for exchange or under development. From condo hotels and high-end fractional resorts to private residence clubs and fractional yachts, The Registry Collection program provides members with access to an elite network of the finest vacation properties at some of the world’s premier destinations, as well as personal concierge services that are available 24 hours a day. The Registry Collection program is offered by RCI, the worldwide leader in vacation exchange and part of the Wyndham Worldwide family of brands (NYSE: WYN). For additional information visit our media center or theregistrycollection.com.