HONOLULU, HI (March 21, 2014) — Aston Hotels & Resorts has been honored as a 2014 Editor’s Pick by TravelAge West in the category of Best Hotel Chain, Hawaii, as part of the magazine’s 9th annual Western Agents’ Votes of Excellence (WAVE) Awards.
“This award recognizes Aston’s 65-year legacy of providing excellent service and support to our travel industry partners, as well as offering a quality selection of accommodations at 24 hotels and resorts throughout Hawaii”
Aston is among a select group of travel industry recipients to earn this honor. Editor’s Picks are chosen by the entire editorial team of TravelAge West to recognize companies that offer the most outstanding qualities and services. Review methods include product analysis, on-site visits, a survey of a select group of travel agents and online research.
“This award recognizes Aston’s 65-year legacy of providing excellent service and support to our travel industry partners, as well as offering a quality selection of accommodations at 24 hotels and resorts throughout Hawaii,” said Shari Chang, senior vice president of sales and marketing at Aston.
Editor’s Pick honorees are also in the running for a WAVE Award, to be determined by a TravelAge West readers’ choice poll held in April at www.travelagewest.com/WAVE. Aston was honored with a 2013 WAVE award for Best Travel Agent Support by a Hotel/Resort Chain for its industry-leading STARs Online travel agent rewards program.
Editor’s Pick recipients will be celebrated at the WAVE Awards Gala on June 5, 2014, at The Beverly Hills Hotel in Beverly Hills, Calif., where the readers’ choice winners will also be announced. Winners will be featured in a special WAVE Awards section in the July 7 issue.
TravelAge West is the leading trade magazine for travel agents and the travel industry in the 14 Western U.S. states. Serving more than 22,000 readers for 45 years, the biweekly magazine is a main source of news for the region’s agents and travel executives.
About Aston Hotels & Resorts
Aston Hotels & Resorts operates a diverse range of condominium resorts and hotels with accommodations from hotel rooms and condominium suites, to villas and cottages that suit any lifestyle, taste or budget. Based in Honolulu, the company manages over 4,100 units in 27 properties on the four major Hawaiian Islands, South Lake Tahoe, California, Lake Las Vegas, Nevada, and Orlando, Florida. For more information, visit www.AstonHotels.com or call toll free 866-774-2924.
Aston is an operating business of Interval Leisure Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: IILG), a leading global provider of membership and leisure services to the vacation industry.
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For Aston Hotels & Resorts
Elizabeth Fitzgerald, 239-304-8608
Senior Vice President