Press Release Archives (2009-2012)

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 Timeshare Industry Provides New Resource to Help Prepare Owners for Unwanted Solicitation Calls  December 11, 2012

 Timeshare Industry International Research Finds Product Demand Growing in New Markets as Global Ownership Nears 2%
July 30, 2012

 $70 Billion Added to U.S. Economy by Timeshare Industry
July 17, 2012

  Florida Governor Signs Timeshare Resale Accountability Act
June 25, 2012 

  State of the U.S. Vacation Timeshare Industry Study Shows Increased Sales, Steady Occupancy Rates Give Industry Healthy Outlook
May 31, 2012  

  Timeshare Industry Leaders Recognized for Top Achievements
April 24, 2012 

  International Theme Focus of Vacation Ownership Industry Annual Convention
April 17, 2012 

  Timeshare Industry Celebrates Passage of Timeshare Resale Accountability Act, Affords Consumer Protections
March 9, 2012 

  ARDA World Convention in Las Vegas Hits the Global Jackpot
February 23, 2012 

  American Resort Development Association Welcomes Mexico's Tourism Board as Global Development Sponsor at Upcoming International-Themed Annual Industry Convention 
February 15, 2012 

  Florida Legislation to Rein in Deceptive Timeshare Resale Practices 
January 31, 2012 

 Signature Sponsors Bet on ARDA for 2012 ARDA World Convention in Las Vegas
January 12, 2012

 American Resort Development Association and European Resort Development Organization Announce New Marketing Alliance November 30, 2011

American Resort Development Association Supports Proposed Florida Timeshare Legislation
October 6, 2011

ARDA International Foundation Launches e-Learning Platform
September 8, 2011

ARDA Resort Owners’ Coalition Launches Resale Resource Center to Help Owners Navigate Secondary Timeshare Market
August 24, 2011

State of the U.S. Vacation Timeshare Industry Study Shows Sales, Occupancy Rates Remain Steady
June 8, 2011  

Vacation Ownership Industry Annual Convention Highlights "Year of the Consumer"
April 6, 2011

Timeshare Industry Leaders Recognized for Top Achievements
April 5, 2011

Orange Lake Resorts’ Don Harrill Elected Chairman of American Resort Development Association
March 30, 2011

New Timeshare Web Site Engages and Activates Owners
February 16, 2011

Signature Sponsors Lead the Way at 2011 ARDA Convention
February 10, 2011

Travel Trends for 2011: ARDA Unravels the Top Trends of 2011
February 8, 2011

Women in the Industry and the American Resort Development Association Unite
February 4, 2011

Vacation Ownership Industry Honors Veterans with “Vacations for Vets”
November 11, 2010

U.S. Timeshare Vacation Ownership Study Shows Sales Remain Steady, Expanded Product Offering
November 9, 2010

The American Resort Development Association Releases Economic Study: Timeshare Industry Contributed $69 Billion of Economic Output
September 9, 2010

Governor Signs New Law that Cuts Costs and Shortens Process on Timeshare Foreclosures
June 8, 2010

Timeshare Industry Leaders Recognized for Top Achievements
March 25, 2010

Top Timeshare Professionals Exchange Ideas for Industry’s Future
March 24, 2010

Increase in Asset-Backed Securities Signifies Robust Recovery for Timeshare Market
March 2, 2010

ARDA Convention in Las Vegas Promises to Pay Off for Attendees
February 1, 2010

Signature Sponsors Bet on ARDA for 2010 Annual Convention in Las Vegas
January 26, 2010

The American Resort Development Association Partners with the National Timeshare Owners Association on Consumer Education Program
January 19, 2010

 ARDA Applauds Florida Attorney General's Office for Recent Injunction against Fraudulent Timeshare Resale Operation
November 3, 2009 

 Timeshare Owners Kick the Tires before They Purchase
October 19, 2009 

Timeshare Industry Proves Resilient
October 6, 2009

Research Shows Vacations Can Actually Make Kids Smarter
September 22, 2009

American Resort Development Association Advises Precautionary Steps in Timeshare Resales Market
September 9, 2009

Your Prescription for Good Health: Take Two Weeks and Call Me in the Morning
September 2, 2009

Timeshare Owner Protections Become Law
August 3, 2009

ARDA Salutes National Travel and Tourism Week with Launch of Contest
May 4, 2009

Homeland Security Assessment of Swine Flu
April 27, 2009

Top Timeshare Professionals Reflect on Past, Exchange Ideas for Industry’s Future
April 8, 2009 

 Disney's Jim Lewis Elected Chairman of American Resort Development Association
April 6, 2009 

 ARDA Announces Circle of Excellence (ACE) and ARDY Award Winners
April 6, 2009

American Resort Development Association Welcomes Caribbean Society of Hotel Association Executives
March 31, 2009

American Resort Development Association Forms Strategic Alliance with the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association
March 31, 2009