News and Information

Stay up-to-date on breaking news, upcoming events, and the latest headlines affecting timeshare owners. 

If you are interested in speaking to an ARDA spokesperson or if you do not find the information you are seeking in the resources in News & Information, please contact Peter Roth, Vice President of Marketing & Communications. If you are looking for press releases from 2011 or earlier, please go to our press release archive 

ARDA in the News

July 24, 2015
May 13, 2015

ARDA News Releases

ARDA Welcomes New Chairman Steve Weisz of Marriott Vacations Worldwide
June 8, 2015

2015 ARDA World Convention Goes Interactive with “The Digital Zone”
March 31, 2015

ARDA Announces Schedule and Speakers for  2015 ARDA World Convention in Orlando 
February 23, 2015

 Today’s Timeshare Owner More Diverse, Younger
November 4, 2014

$68.7 Billion Added to U.S. Economy by Timeshare Industry
August 6, 2014

2013 Banner Year for U.S. Vacation Timeshare Industry
June 25, 2014

“Next Gen” & Innovation Focus Of Vacation Ownership Industry Annual Convention
April 17, 2014

ARDA Announces Theme, Schedule, and Sponsors for 2014 ARDA World Convention in Las Vegas
February 26, 2014

ARDA and ARDA-ROC Advocate for Consumers in 14 States in 2013 
November 12, 2013 

ARDA Offers Guidance on Selling Timeshare 
November 6, 2013

Wyndham Vacation Ownership’s Franz Hanning Elected Chairman of American Resort Development Association 
June 20, 2013

Timeshare Industry Applauds Florida Legislature for Passing Bill to Help Timeshare Owners and Homeowners’ Associations 
June 13, 2013 

ARDA-ROC and Transfer Company Task Force Announce Support for Grant Wolf, Inc. Database 
March 25, 2013

ARDA World Annual Convention is Going Hollywood 
February 26, 2013

Timeshare Industry Provides New Resource to Help Prepare Owners for Unwanted Solicitation Calls 
December 11, 2012

Timeshare Industry International Research Finds Product Demand Growing in New Markets as Global Ownership Nears 2%
July 30, 2012

$70 Billion Added to U.S. Economy by Timeshare Industry
July 17, 2012

Florida Governor Signs Timeshare Resale Accountability Act
June 25, 2012

State of the U.S. Vacation Timeshare Industry Study Shows Increased Sales, Steady Occupancy Rates Give Industry Healthy Outlook
May 31, 2012 

Timeshare Industry Leaders Recognized for Top Achievements
April 24, 2012

International Theme Focus of Vacation Ownership Industry Annual Convention
April 17, 2012

Timeshare Industry Celebrates Passage of Timeshare Resale Accountability Act, Affords Consumer Protections
March 9, 2012

ARDA World Convention in Las Vegas Hits the Global Jackpot
February 23, 2012

American Resort Development Association Welcomes Mexico's Tourism Board as Global Development Sponsor at Upcoming International-Themed Annual Industry Convention 
February 15, 2012

Florida Legislation to Rein in Deceptive Timeshare Resale Practices 
January 31, 2012

Signature Sponsors Bet on ARDA for 2012 ARDA World Convention in Las Vegas
January 12, 2012


ARDA Consumer News Releases 

Please visit our consumer website newsroom. Additional press releases from earlier years are available in the archives.   

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Industry Information

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