ORLANDO, Fla. (Nov. 18, 2015) – Wyndham Vacation Ownership (WVO), the world’s largest vacation ownership company and a member of the Wyndham Worldwide family of companies (NYSE: WYN), was recently recognized with nine MarCom awards during the 2015 international creative competition, which recognizes outstanding achievements by marketing and communication professionals around the world. This year, more than 6,500 entries came from corporate marketing and communication departments, advertising agencies, PR firms, design shops, production companies.
Three of the nine winning entries were awarded with Platinum Awards for their excellence in quality, creativeness and resourcefulness, including Faces + Places (summer issue) owner magazine in the association category, and Destinations (July 2015) owner magazine in the e-magazine category. In addition, the WYNDHAM Club Pass® Dream Book won a Platinum Award in the book category.
“We’re pleased to be recognized for the third year in a row among the best of the best in marketing communications,” said Adam Schwartz, chief brand and communications officer at Wyndham Vacation Ownership. “Our team delivers a robust portfolio of creative services across our business, and we take great pride in the quality of our work and its ability to drive results. These awards are a true testament to our commitment to excellence each and every day.”
WVO was also recognized with the following awards:
- Magazine: Destinations magazine (June 2015)
- Digital Marketing: Wyndham Reservation Push Campaign
- Business to Consumer: Margaritaville Vacation Club Marketing Website
- Internal Communication: Connections OnAir (spring edition)
- Company Overview: Wyndham Vacation Ownership Corporate Credibility Brochure
- White Board Video: Wyndham Rewards Loyalty Program
MarCom Awards are administered and judged by the Association of Marketing and Communication Professionals, an international organization consisting of several thousand creative professionals. Judges are industry professionals who look for companies where talent exceeds a high standard of excellence and whose work serves as a benchmark for the industry. A complete list of Platinum and Gold winners can be found at marcomawards.com.
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, individual 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 seven primary consumer brands, CLUB WYNDHAM®, WorldMark® by Wyndham, CLUB WYNDHAM ASIA®, WorldMark South Pacific Club by Wyndham, Shell Vacations Club, Margaritaville Vacation Club® by Wyndham and WYNDHAM CLUB BRASILSM. As of December 31, 2014, we have developed or acquired more than 200 vacation ownership resorts in the U.S., Canada, Mexico, the Caribbean and the South Pacific that represent approximately 24,000 individual vacation ownership units and more than 900,000 owners of vacation ownership interests. Wyndham Vacation Ownership is headquartered in Orlando, Fla., and is supported by more than 17,000 associates globally.
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