ORLANDO, FL (May 17, 2012) — Jason Tremblay, founder and CEO ofVacationOwnership.com, is among the industry experts and innovators speaking this week at the 2012 Canadian Resort Development Association Annual Timeshare Conference (CRDA). Scheduled for the Intercontinental Toronto Centre, this year’s event will attract international participation from leaders in timeshare, fractionals, vacation clubs, and other vacation ownership products.
Paul Nursey of the Canadian Tourism Commission will launch the conference by presenting the Opening Address, followed by Keynote Speaker, Howard Nusbaum, President/CEO of the American Resort Development Association, ARDA.
Jason Tremblay will speak on the panel, “Secondary Market = Primary Concerns” which will collectively look at issues of the timeshare resale marketplace, including timeshare owner needs and HOA challenges. On this panel will be speakers Jeff Ingram, Brendan Hawkins, and Julie Thompson, with Moderator Rob Webb, senior hospitality partner at the law firm of Baker Hostetler.
Tremblay will speak again at the conference during the Closing Plenary Session, called, “The Last Word: Ask the Experts.” Described as an all-star panel of some of the world’s most prominent professionals, Tremblay, along with Ross Perlmutter, president/CEO of the Canadian Resort Development Association (CRDA); Gordon Gurnick, president, RCI; Howard Nusbaum, president/CEO, ARDA; David Callaghan, vice president resort sales and service, Interval International; Rob Webb, senior hospitality partner, Baker Hostetler; and Craig Morganson, CEO, Holiday Systems International, will share insights on the current state of the industry, discussing trends, shifts, and adjustments that are shaping vacation ownership today.
Jason Tremblay says, “The CRDA Conference always inspires growth, communication, and beneficial change in our industry. I am honored to be a part of CRDA 2012 and excited to be involved in the timeshare industry as it evolves from a marketing driven focus into a consumer-shaped, owner-responsive, market driven vacation ownership product.”
With offices in Orlando, FL and Dover, NH, VacationOwnership.com is the newest brand in the brand portfolio of the privately held Vacation Hotdeal Companies, Inc., which includes SellMyTimeshareNOW.com, Timeshare Broker Services, and Vacation Property Solutions. Founded in 2003, the company offered online advertising services for by-owner timeshare resales and rentals. In 2006, the company added licensed timeshare brokerage to its services and in 2009, further expanded, providing customized owner services to timeshare resorts, HOAs, resort developers, and timeshare management companies.
VacationOwnership.com is a proven industry leader in timeshare resale and rental services, with websites that average more than 1.8 million pageviews per month.