Timeshare News: C.A.R.E. Conference Finalizes Agenda

C.A.R.E.conference in the timeshare news
C.A.R.E.conference in the timeshare news

The Cooperative Association of Resort Exchangers has finalized is agenda for the 56th Semi-Annual C.A.R.E. Conference. Twice each year, C.A.R.E. conferences are in the timeshare news as they host representatives from resorts, travel clubs, timeshare resort management and timeshare exchange companies along with vacation industry vendors and services providers.

This year’s conference is being held at The Springmaid Beach Resort, Myrtle Beach, SC from April 20 to 23, 2013. Adrian V. Garrett, Sr., RCI Learning and Development Specialist, is this year’s selected Keynote speaker. Garrett will look at the topic of  “The Simplicity of Great Customer Service,” as he shares ten things that all C.A.R.E. members need to know, including the impact of social media, on the ability to deliver superior customer service.

Kevin McKelvey of Defender Resorts will be presenting ARDA ROC information and Heather Guffin of Alliance Sales and Marketing Solutions, LLC will be leading a panel discussion that addresses a hot topic in timeshare news today:“Trade-in, Relief or Resales.”

Networking activities include a special evening of recognition for the recipients of the Richard Gallardo, Pinnacle and Rookie of the Year Awards. An evening event, made possible by Presidential Sponsor Travel Advantage Network, will be held at Jimmy Buffet’s Margaritaville. And another “C.A.R.E. Gives Back” volunteer event” will take place at the Boys & Girls Club of the Grand Strand.

To learn more about conference attendance, contact Bonnie Kosco at 800-636-5646.