Bluegreen Vacations, a leading provider of Colorful Places to Play, today announced Bluegreen Travel Services, its internal travel agency, won the Vacation.com President's Award as part of the organization's 6th Annual "Power of Partnership" (POP) Awards. Bluegreen received the award during a ceremony onboard the Royal Caribbean International Oasis of the Seas(R), where the Vacation.com 14th International Conference and Trade Show is held.
Vacation.com is North America's largest travel services marketing organization, and serves independent retail travel agencies across the United States and Canada. The organization's annual conference set sail Saturday, May 5, 2012 from Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, and traveled through the Bahamas, St. Thomas and St. Maarten. Over 1200 travel professionals attended, and took part in over 100 training sessions, five general sessions that included two industry executive panels and the Preferred Supplier and Destination Trade Show. Bluegreen Travel Services is one of six agencies within Vacation.com's network of over 5100 agencies throughout the United States and Canada to be honored with the President's Award, which is based on total sales growth in 2011 as compared to 2010.
Vacation.com President John Lovell explains, "Bluegreen Travel Services has embraced Vacation.com's many member benefits and in doing so, has achieved tremendous success." He continues, "We are proud to bestow such distinguished recognition on an outstanding agency - one that deserves to be honored among the best in a class of elite members."
"We are pleased to be honored as one of Vacation.com's top agencies," said Bluegreen Travel Services Director of Travel Services, Tracy Burnett. "To be singled out for this award is very gratifying. The resources we have available to us as part of Vacation.com allow us to excel at providing our clients with superior products, services and, ultimately, memorable vacation experiences."
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Founded in 1966 and headquartered in Boca Raton, FL, Bluegreen Corporation (NYSE:BXG) is a leading timeshare sales, marketing and resort management company. Bluegreen Resorts manages, markets and sells the Bluegreen Vacation Club, a flexible, points-based, deeded vacation ownership plan with more than 160,000 owners, over 59 owned or managed resorts, and access to more than 4,000 resorts worldwide. Bluegreen also offers a portfolio of comprehensive, turnkey, fee-based service resort management, financial services, and sales and marketing on behalf of third parties. For more information, visit Bluegreen online. See what Bluegreen owners are saying on Facebook, or follow us on Twitter.
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