Streeterville hotel rooms to become timeshare units

Hilton Grand Vacations is buying the top six floors of the DoubleTree Chicago Magnificent Mile   After taking over a distressed Streeterville hotel, a New York investor is selling off a quarter of its rooms, which will be turned into timeshare units.   A venture led by New York-based Related...

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8 ways to have the perfect couples’ trip to The Beaches of Fort Myers & Sanibel

Let’s put it this way: It’s nearly impossible not to find romance on The Beaches of Fort Myers & Sanibel, home of sunset beach scenes straight out of a love story and outdoor adventures that are bound to bond. Base your couples’ getaway at one of the area’s many awesome beach resorts, and...

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Orlando Business Journal – 2018 Largest Public Companies

Ranked by C. Fla. employees. Locally Researched by: Denise Hicks, Orlando Business Journal Jul 12, 2018, 2:33pm EDT Central Florida denotes Lake, Orange, Osceola and Seminole counties. Not all companies responded to this survey in time to make the list. Only those responding to the survey are published on this list....

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Timeshare’s Personal Touch

Resorts & Development Taking notes can go a long way toward fostering owner loyalty.   Timeshare resorts have a built-in advantage when it comes to cultivating loyalty: Owners pick home resorts that they plan to visit multiple times. But don’t take that fact for granted. “Owners are the beating heart...

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Timeshare Company Spends $175 Million for Hotel on NYC’s Billionaires’ Row

Timeshare company Hilton Grand Vacations Inc. is expanding its presence on Billionaires’ Row with the acquisition of the Quin, a Manhattan hotel with a history reaching back to the 1920s.   The Orlando, Florida-based company paid $175 million to acquire the West 57th Street property, it said in a statement...

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People on the move 06/13

Kelley C. Godfrey has joined Carlton Fields as an associate in the firm’s property and casualty insurance practice group. Charles Corbin, executive vice president and chief legal officer at Orlando-based Hilton Grand Vacations, was also appointed chief development officer of the company. Julie Holmes was appointed president of JK2 Scenic, Apopka.   Source:...

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Executives on the Move at Wynn Resorts, Hilton Grand Vacations and Sunseeker Resorts

NATIONAL REPORT—The following companies bolstered their leadership rosters—Wynn Resorts, Hilton Grand Vacations and Sunseeker Resorts. Here’s a look at personnel shifts in the industry:   …   Hilton Grand Vacations Names Corbin Chief Development Officer Hilton Grand Vacations (HGV) has named Charles Corbin, EVP/chief legal officer to the position of...

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insideARM Announces the 2018 Best Call Centers to Work For

insideARM is proud to announce the 2018 Best Call Centers to Work For winners. This survey and award program is designed to celebrate excellence among call center work environments in customer care, collections, and outsourcing. 2018 marks the 11th year that insideARM has recognized the industry’s best places to work, primarily as rated...

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People on the Move: June 2, 2018

Charles Corbin, Executive Vice President and Chief Legal Officer for Hilton Grand Vacations, has been appointed Chief Development Officer in addition to his current position. Because, you know, he didn’t already have enough to do. 😀 As CDO, Corbin will oversee HGV’s development, architecture and construction teams. He has held this role as interim since October...

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Orlando Business Journal – Largest Public Companies

Ranked by 2017 total revenue. Locally Researched by: Denise Hicks, Orlando Business Journal Jun 01, 2018, 6:00am EDT Information on The List was compiled from EDGAR, Google and Yahoo. Finance. For the purpose of this list, Central Florida denotes Brevard, Lake, Orange, Osceola, Seminole and Volusia counties.   Source: Orlando...

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