Orlando, FL (April 13, 2015) — The National Timeshare Owners Association today announced the appointments of Dennis DiTinno and Bob Kobek to their Advisory Board. They join Board Chair Wes Sattenfield and members Michelle Donato, Suzanne Harris, Wes Kogelman and founder Ed Hastry.
Mr. DiTinno, CEO, President and Broker of Liberte Management and Land of Liberte Realty, said, “I am honored to be a part of one of the oldest and most insightful timeshare consumer organizations for the advancement of knowledge and information. There is more than a hundred combined years of experience on this Board. Experience and Education can be two different avenues of information and the NTOA has combined them and brought that to the forefront,” said DiTinno.
Mr. Kobek, President of Mobius Vendor Partners which launched CustomerCount, a feature-rich, cloud based survey solution, said, “I too am honored and excited to be joining the NTOA Advisory Board and look forward to bringing my expertise in the hospitality and timeshare industries to an organization that assists individual owners, developers and management companies. I look forward to having a positive effect on the future of our industry and educating timeshare owners on the importance of feedback to resorts and how it directly benefits them.”
“The National Timeshare Owners Association is grateful to have two key industry leaders who care greatly about vacation ownership and the people who own timeshares. Dennis and Bob add tremendous experience to our team and there is no question that they will bring fresh insights into working with the development community in addition to assisting us with our owner outreach programs,” says Gregory Crist, the NTOA’s President and CEO.
NTOA staff and Advisory Board members will be attending the upcoming ARDA Convention this month in Orlando and will be using this time to reach out to industry attendees and letting them know the benefits of working with the association.
The NTOA has already presented this year at GNEX 2015, TATOC as well as other conferences and will be speaking at the Timeshare Board Members Association meeting being held in Providence, Rhode Island in May of this year in addition to the Canadian Resort Conference in Vancouver B.C.
“2015 is truly set to be the most exciting year in the nearly 20 year history of the NTOA”, said Christy Crist, the Director of Industry Relations. “We’ve come a long way in just under 2 years and these new Advisory Board members will help us reach our goals that much quicker.”
About Liberte’ Management
The Liberte’ Management Group of the Pinellas Islands, Inc. has been in the Community Management industry since 1989. The firm maintains licensed Community Managers and Real Estate Agents at each resort for the very best in resort support. Liberte’ also maintains an Educational Provider Designation from the State of Florida, Licensed Florida Real Estate Broker and Certified Fractional Consultant. Liberte’has provided keynote and support speakers as well as panelist for international ARDA, CAI, BITAC, TBMA, and similar industry conferences as well as consulting and mentoring on timeshare resorts in Florida, Costa Rica, Virginia, Wisconsin, Tennessee, South Carolina, Colorado and several other states and countries. Liberte’, is currently managing timeshare and condo hotel resorts in Florida and is quickly becoming known as the management company for distressed, i.e. legacy resorts.
Liberte’ maintains controlled growth by working with each client on a one-to-one basis and with combined expert guidance the Liberte’ Management Group of the Pinellas Islands, Inc., has become one of the industry’s highest regarded independent resort management and unique sales companies. Currently Liberte’ manages both timeshare communities and condominium hotel (condo-tell) communities. With the addition of the rental properties they are able to feed the timeshare resale market where needed with an unending support of vacationers.
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For nearly 20 years, the National Timeshare Owners Association has worked to foster a better understanding of the benefits, value and usage of timeshare ownership through information and educational programs. We are dedicated to working with consumers and the timeshare community to encourage timeshare usage, educate the public on the benefits and responsibilities of timeshare ownership and insure a better timeshare experience for everyone. For more information visit http://www.nationaltimeshareownersassoc.com/
PRESS RELEASE SOURCE: National Timeshare Owners Association