Orlando, FL (February 15, 2016) — Unlimited Vacation Club (UVC) by AMResorts® is proud to announce the appointment of Gonzalo Maqueda as its new Chief Operating Officer (COO). Maqueda will oversee the internal operational activities of the vacation club in accordance with its policies, goals, and objectives.
As the COO, Maqueda will coordinate with a number of department heads including human resources, finance, information technology, and legal to manage the overall functionality of UVC. From a financial standpoint, he will direct internal operations to develop short-term and long-term plans and budgets based upon the company’s goals. Additionally, he’ll oversee member services and collections.
Maqueda brings 25 years of vacation exchange and industry related experience to UVC. He has a track record of successful endeavors with some of the industry’s most influential companies. His career began in 1991 as a financial planner for Grupo Situr where he quickly advanced, taking the lead on creating and implementing Sun Club, the first internal vacation exchange system in Latin America.
Since then, Maqueda played a major role in creating Fiesta Americana Vacation Club at Grupo Posadas and became the Director of Operations for the company where he managed member services, inventory, information technology, quality control and operational guidelines. In 2004, he joined RCI as the Vice President of Resort Services and Contact Service Solutions for Latin America and the Caribbean, servicing close to 700 affiliated resorts through nine regional offices as well as supervising a contact center for specialty solutions.
Additionally, Maqueda managed Interval International’s Mexico division for a year and he was also appointed Executive President for AMDETUR. Most recently he launched an independent consulting company for vacation clubs where he created and implemented membership programs.
Unlimited Vacation Club is thrilled to have Maqueda on board, and is looking forward to a successful year in 2016.
For more information about UVC visit www.unlimitedvacationclub.com
About Unlimited Vacation Club
Unlimited Vacation Club by AMResorts® is an exclusive travel club providing exclusive privileges to its members at luxurious AMResorts properties throughout Mexico, the Caribbean and Central America. Through a variety of participation levels, discerning travelers can enjoy an array of benefits when they travel to any Zoëtry® Wellness & Spa Resorts, Secrets® Resorts & Spas, Breathless® Resorts & Spas, Dreams® Resorts & Spas, Now® Resorts & Spas and Sunscape® Resorts & Spas. Our over 40,000 members can even enjoy access to exclusive partner offers. For more information, visit www.unlimitedvacationclub.com
AMResorts® is the fastest-growing provider of sales, marketing and brand management services to six unique, all-inclusive concept resort brands with nearly 60 properties in Mexico, the Caribbean and Central America set to open by the end of 2018. These brands include: Zoëtry® Wellness & Spa Resorts (www.zoetryresorts.com); Secrets® Resorts & Spas (www.secretsresorts.com); Breathless Resorts & Spas® (www.breathlessresorts.com); Dreams® Resorts & Spas (www.dreamsresorts.com) ; Now® Resorts & Spas (www.nowresorts.com); and Sunscape® Resorts & Spas (www.sunscaperesorts.com).
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