RCI Announces Plans to Host Latin American Shared Ownership Summit


The leading timeshare exchange company, RCI, has announced that they will host the annual Latin American Share Ownership Summit (LASOS) in Panama on October 22nd–23rd, 2014. The event is an important conference for Latin America, and is just one way that the region is working to develop and strengthen their timeshare industry.

RCI selected Panama City for the summit’s location because of the city’s excellent tourism opportunities. The destination has shown a great focus in growing the Latin American market and offers great opportunities for the future of the industry.

This year’s event will be held at the Megapolis Convention Center and will welcome industry professionals from all over Latin America. Summit attendees will include developers, investors, government authorities, and entrepreneurs from Panama, Argentina, Costa Rica, Brazil, Mexico, Venezuela, Colombia, Guatemala, Dominican Republic, and the U.S. Together, the attendees will work to capitalize on tourism opportunities and business in the region.

The theme of LASOS 2014 is “Innovation” and the two-day event will feature a series of keynote speakers, workshops, and expert panels. Featured guests include Geoff Richards, COO of Wyndham Vacation Ownership; Adrian Peregrino, director of Spotify Mexico; Ednilton Soarez, President of Beach Park; Domenico D’Alfonso, President of Consortium Lake Plaza, Kemil Rizk, President and CEO of Royal Resorts; and Rafael Blanco, Executive VP of Viva Vacation Club.

These sessions will cover topics relating to trends in the industry, overcoming the most common obstacles, and recommendations on improving growth. By working directly with resort and industry leaders, RCI hopes to expand the Latin American market. This continued growth will not only help the industry, but create more exciting opportunities for vacation owners and travelers.

Stay tuned to TheTimeshareAuthority.com for more information on the upcoming event.