Global Timeshare Company Celebrates Status as an Independent, Public Company
ORLANDO, Fla. (January 10, 2017) – Hilton Grand Vacations (NYSE:HGV), a leading global timeshare company, rang The Opening Bell® at the New York Stock Exchange today. HGV began trading as an independent, public company on Jan. 4, following its spin-off from Hilton.
HGV President and CEO Mark Wang and CFO James Mikolaichik were joined by additional members of the company’s executive team and board of directors on the podium for the ceremony.
“Becoming an independent company is a pivotal moment in HGV’s history,” said Wang. “We celebrate our previous successes and look forward to the opportunities that lie ahead for us as we execute our growth strategy as a standalone, publicly traded company.”
Established in 1992, HGV is a rapidly growing timeshare company that markets and sells vacation ownership intervals, manages resorts in top leisure and urban destinations and operates a points-based vacation club for more than 260,000 members. HGV's 47 high-quality resorts are located in iconic vacation destinations, including the Hawaiian Islands, New York City, Orlando and Las Vegas, featuring condominium-style accommodations with superior amenities and Hilton-quality service.
The Opening Bell Ceremony took place at 9:30 a.m. EST, and a replay can be viewed on the NYSE’s website at https://nyse.nyx.com/the-bell.
About Hilton Grand Vacations, Inc. Hilton Grand Vacations, Inc. (NYSE:HGV) is recognized as a leading global timeshare company. With headquarters in Orlando, Fla., Hilton Grand Vacations develops, markets and operates a system of brand-name, high-quality vacation ownership resorts in select vacation destinations. The company also manages and operates two innovative club membership programs: Hilton Grand Vacations Club® and The Hilton Club®, providing exclusive exchange, leisure travel and reservation services for more than 260,000 Club Members. For more information, visit www.hgv.com and www.hiltongrandvacations.com.