Diamond Resorts International Names New Celebrity Ambassador
Friday, November 4, 2016
Diamond Resorts International has announced a new partnership with race car driver Michael Waltrip, who will serve as the vacation ownership brand’s celebrity ambassador. In addition to the agreement with Waltrip, Diamond also plans to give members access to all-new vacation experiences and perks.
Waltrip will mainly serve as a spokesperson for Diamond and present its signature vacation ownership experiences to current and prospective members. He will also make personal appearances at Diamond’s Events of a Lifetime®, giving members and owners the chance to meet him, receive signed autographs, and tour the facilities at many NASCAR events.
Another part of the membership with Waltrip will grant Diamond Resorts International timeshare owners premium seating at races in destinations like Daytona Beach, Las Vegas, and Phoenix.
Waltrip said of the agreement:
“I am proud to be associated with Diamond Resorts, a company that is passionate about delivering unique and memorable vacations that bring families together. I’m looking forward to meeting the Diamond Resorts members and owners, helping them create some incredible memories and showing them a great time out on the race track; that’s what vacations are all about.”
Michael Waltrip is the most recent addition to Diamond’s list of celebrity ambassadors, and the first race car driver to join the ranks. Musicians and athletes such as Colt Ford, Jana Kramer, Reggie Jackson, Bud Norris, Brian Day, Mark Rypien, and more.
Michael Flaskey, Chief Sales & Marketing Officer of Diamond Resorts International, said:
“We are pleased to welcome Michael to our ambassador team and introduce the exciting world of stock car racing to our Events of a Lifetime® program. Michael is an icon in the automotive racing industry and our members and owners are going to be thrilled at the opportunity to meet him. These are the kinds of unique experiences that set the Events of a Lifetime® program apart and provide the unforgettable vacations that our members and owners deserve.”
For more information on the agreement with Waltrip, the services being offered by Diamond Resorts International, read the official press release.