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Fraudulent Transfers

Delinquency Rates - Fraudulent Transfers Remain Key Issues There are many challenges facing timeshare resorts and many HOAs have been focusing on the fact that fraudulent transfers are contributing to high delinquency rates. Those delinquency rates can lead to cash flow issues that cause resorts to tap into reserve funds earmarked for future expenditures to pay current obligations. That practice can lead to going concern issues that can call into question the solvency of the resort. Fraud.......Read More

TimeSharing Today Radio Guest Attorney John Funk

Attorney John Funk, Director-Partner, Gallagher, Callahan & Gartrell, P.C., Concord, NH, joins TimeSharing Today Radio Host Shep Altshuler to discuss timeshare board member responsibilities, liabilities, effective governance, key issues and communications. Turn on your speakers and click on the following link: http://66.242.134.60/express-04-2014.mp3 TimeSharing Today Radio: Featuring news and views of timeshare owners and industry professionals. .......Read More

Ken McKelvey Discusses Management Services

Ken McKelvey, CEO, Defender Resorts, Myrtle Beach, SC, joins host Shep Altshuler of TimeSharing Today Radio to discuss why owners and HOAs should consider the benefits of the services provided by a professional and experienced timeshare management company for their resorts.  Click on the following link to hear the podcast. http://66.242.134.60/express-03-2014.mp3 TimeSharing Today Radio: Featuring news and views of timeshare owners and industry professionals. Pictured: Ken McKelvey, CEO, De.......Read More

TimeSharing Today Radio Guest Paul Goodrich

TimeSharing Today Radio: A conversation with Paul Goodrich, Regional Vice President of Operations, SPM Resorts, Inc., Myrtle Beach, SC, about the importance of planning and funding resort upgrades and reconstruction projects.  Click on the following link to hear the podcast.  http://66.242.134.60/express-05-2014.mp3 TimeSharing Today Radio: Featuring news and views of timeshare owners and industry professionals. Pictured: Paul Goodrich, Regional Vice President of Operations, .......Read More

NTOA President/CEO Gregory Crist

National Timeshare Owners Association President/CEO Gregory Crist Talks About The Future of Timesharing and More on TimeSharing Today Radio A conversation with Gregory Crist, President/CEO, National Timeshare Owners Association, about NTOA's advocacy initiatives, recent important litigation, and the outlook for the future of timesharing. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G231iUZ13Z0 Listen to the broadcast and feel free to comment on YouTube.  .......Read More

Timeshare Resort Improvements with HRD

Resort Property Improvement Plans with Hospitality Resources & Design  Cam Abascal and Mary Daust of Hospitality Resources and Design, Orlando, Florida, join TimeSharing Today Radio Host Shep Altshuler to discuss the importance for Legacy Resorts to prepare a Property Improvement Plan.  Listen to the podcast at:   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u2l_lhpRrmk  .......Read More

TBMA Tucson 2016 Conference

RSVP now for the TBMA Tucson 2016 Conference in Tucson, Arizona, October 16-18, 2016.  Board Members and On-site Resort Managers -- RSVP now, your registration is free!  Also, be sure to recommend the conference to your timeshare colleagues. Step 1. Send your RSVP via email to resorts@tstoday.com Subject: RSVPPlease include your contact information including name, Board Member or On-site Resort Manager title, name of resort, resort address, your .......Read More

OTAs as Revenue Generators

An interview with Kelley Ellert, Director of Marketing, Defender Resorts, about understanding online travel agencies (OTAs) as revenue generators for legacy resorts.  Listen to the TimeSharing Today Broadcasting - Resort Management & Marketing – August 16, 2016 2016 podcast on YouTube at https://youtu.be/pErX_gSei6Q.......Read More

Resort Management & Marketing - Plaza Resort Club

TimeSharing Today's Shep Altshuler interviews Dick Drechsler, President and Director of the Plaza Resort Club in Reno Nevada, as they transition from Time Share Resort to Hotel.  Listen to the podcast on YouTube at: https://youtu.be/kIdL7MZZW7Y.......Read More

TBMA Providence 2017 Announcement

Mark these dates on your calendar - Spring 2017 TBMA Conference in Providence, RI, May 21-23, 2017.  R.S.V.P. information coming soon….......Read More

TBMA Tucson 2016 Conference - Thank You!

Thank you to all our Board Member and Resort Manager attendees, our educational session speakers, and supporting sponsors, for an absolutely great conference experience.  Looking forward to seeing everyone again at TBMA Providence 2017 in Rhode Island, May 21-23, 2017.  .......Read More

Resort Management & Marketing Nov 8 2016

TST Broadcasting - Resort Management & Marketing - November 8, 2016 Shep Altshuler, President of TBMA and Jeff Weir, TBMA Session Moderator, discuss case studies and key issues presented at the recent TBMA conference in Tucson, Arizona.  You’ll find the videocast at: https://youtu.be/LTUQzzmOP1U .......Read More

Resort Management and Marketing Nov 28 2016

Resort Management and Marketing – November 28, 2016 https://youtu.be/lxRtD0LYFLM A conversation about sustainability studies and winding down a timeshare with Jim Bento, General Manager, Forest Glen Inn, North Conway, NH., John Funk, partner in the law firm Gallagher, Callahan & Gartrell and Scott MacGregor , President of US Operations for ARC Resorts........Read More

State of the Industry January 14 2017

State of the Industry #Timeshare Vacation Ownership – January 14, 2017 - Shep Altshuler, Publisher TimeSharing Today and President TBMA, and Jeff Weir, Chief Correspondent RedWeek and TSToday Contributor, discuss the 2017 outlook for legacy timeshare resorts, TBMA and issues facing timeshare owners.  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lz1KZ86vnPA.......Read More

TST Broadcasting February 2 2017 Association Reserves

TST Broadcasting: Resort Management and Marketing - February 2, 2017 Shep Altshuler, Publisher TimeSharing Today and President TBMA, and Robert Nordlund,PE, RS, Founder and CEO of Association Reserves, discuss the needs for timeshare resorts to maintain adequate reserves to assure the timely repairs and replacement of key assets and why a reserve study is an essential tool for guiding resorts through the process. See the video at: https://youtu.be/xS5S1zpYMDc.......Read More

RCI to Acquire DAE

RCI, part of the Wyndham Worldwide family of brands (NYSE: WYN), has reached an agreement with vacation group Beneficium to acquire DAE Global Pty Ltd. (DAE), operator of Dial An Exchange, a leading timeshare exchange company headquartered in Australia, and @Work International, a software company also based in Australia. The deal is subject to customary conditions precedent, including receipt of applicable regulatory approval.  DAE's offices in Australia, New Zealand, US and Egypt will beco.......Read More