Wyndham Vacation Ownership Opens First WorldMark by Wyndham Sales Center in Riverside, Calif.
ORLANDO, Fla. (May 22, 2007) – Wyndham Vacation Ownership, the world’s largest vacation ownership company and a member of Wyndham Worldwide’s family of companies (NYSE: WYN), today announced it has opened a new WorldMark by Wyndham sales center in Riverside, Calif. As the 14th off-site sales center in California, this location will showcase WorldMark’s portfolio of more than 70 resort properties throughout the United States, Canada and Mexico to Riverside residents and visitors and consumers within a short driving distance of Riverside.
“We’re very excited to open this sales center,” said Kim Rimmasch, executive vice president of sales and marketing for WorldMark by Wyndham. “Given the overall growth of Riverside and its close proximity to several of our resorts, we anticipate our presence will further enable us to showcase the value of vacation ownership and provide both residents and visitors an opportunity to invest in a lifetime of vacations with a world-class organization.”
WorldMark by Wyndham operates a credits-based vacation ownership program, WorldMark, The Club, which enables members to redeem vacation ownership interests for vacations through an internal reservation system. This system provides WorldMark owners unsurpassed flexibility regarding resort location, length of stay, unit type, and time of year. This credits-based reservation system also offers WorldMark owners exclusive redemption opportunities for a wide-variety of travel and leisure products, including air fare, cruises, specialized leisure activities and attractions.
Located at 1825 Chicago Avenue, the 6,300-square-foot sales center will establish jobs in sales and marketing, telemarketing and administration.
About Wyndham Vacation Ownership
Wyndham Vacation Ownership, a member of Wyndham Worldwide’s (NYSE: WYN) family of companies, is the world’s largest vacation ownership business, as measured by the number of vacation ownership resorts, vacation ownership units and owners of vacation ownership interests. Wyndham Vacation Ownership develops, markets and sells vacation ownership interests and provides consumer financing to owners through its three primary consumer brands, Wyndham Vacation Resorts, WorldMark by Wyndham, and Wyndham Vacation Resorts Asia Pacific. Wyndham Vacation Ownership has developed or acquired approximately 150 vacation ownership resorts throughout the United States, Canada, Mexico, the Caribbean and the South Pacific that represent more than 20,000 individual vacation ownership units and more than 800,000 owners of vacation ownership interests. Wyndham Vacation Ownership is headquartered in Orlando, Florida, and is supported by more than 16,000 employees globally.