KETTERING, U.K. (Jan. 13, 2014) – The Registry Collection®, the world’s largest luxury exchange program, was honored with the Silver Award for Best Supporting Service in the property developer services category at the Overseas Property Professional 2013 Awards For Excellence dinner.
The dinner was held at London’s Natural History Museum, where The Registry Collection program’s Matt Holmes, business development manager Europe, received the award on behalf of the luxury leisure exchange brand. The event was attended by representatives of many of the foremost brands in the overseas property industry.
“We are delighted to again win this award, highlighting the important services The Registry Collection can provide to luxury resorts affiliated with the program,” said Holmes. “We work hard to add value to the product our affiliates offer, including the ability to exchange to our approximately 200 affiliated properties around the world, and additional luxury travel benefits for our members.”
Holmes and his colleagues at The Registry Collection also applauded affiliated developers that won esteemed awards from OPP. Congratulating the affiliated iO Adria and Freedom Bay teams, Holmes added: “We are thrilled that our valued affiliates scooped some of OPP’s most prestigious awards. We are proud to have an association with these affiliates, and would like to congratulate them on their well-deserved awards.”
Freedom Bay was honored with the Gold Award in the Best Global Developer category. Its Freedom Bay Saint Lucia was also recognized with the Gold Award in the Best Developer – Central America category and the Gold Award in the Best Fractional Scheme category. Under development on the west coast of the island, Freedom Bay Saint Lucia will welcome guests to the eco-luxury resort found on the stunning hillside at the foot of the iconic Pitons.
Affiliated developer iO Adria, the developers behind affiliated resort The Residences at Dubrovnik Sun Gardens, took home the Gold Award in the Best Developer – Europe category. Based in Croatia, the development has established a reputation as one of Europe’s most attractive lifestyle and residential destinations.
About The Registry Collection program
The Registry Collection program is the world’s largest luxury exchange program, with more than 200 affiliated properties available through The Registry Collection program that are either accessible for exchange or under development. From condo hotels and high-end fractional resorts to private residence clubs and fractional yachts, The Registry Collection program provides members with access to an elite network of the finest vacation properties at some of the world’s premier destinations, as well as personal concierge services that are available 24 hours a day. The Registry Collection program is offered by RCI, the worldwide leader in vacation exchange and part of the Wyndham Worldwide family of brands (NYSE: WYN). For additional information visit our media center or theregistrycollection.com. You can also find The Registry Collection on Facebook.
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