2018 benefits

Maximize Your Membership

Take advantage of these ARDA member benefits!


  • Limitless networking opportunities with industry peers and colleagues at global, national and regional conferences
  • Professional development and education on the latest trends and most current research through professional designations, webinars and publications
  • Increased recognition through VIP membership opportunities
  • Latest timeshare industry news and trends through Developments magazine
  • Exhibit during the annual ARDA World Convention & Exposition.
  • Request ARDA’s membership main contact list in Excel format for your records.
  • Serve as a speaker on educational panels or as a volunteer on one of ARDA’s standing committees, task forces, or forums.
  • Suggest a session idea or volunteer as part of ARDA's Ambassador Program.
  • Sit in on a committee meeting at the Fall Conference or Annual Convention & Exposition and see if you’d like to join and become more active. 
  • Participate in the ARDA International Foundation’s research studies.
  • Read about AIF’s educational products and programs to learn more about the industry and work towards a professional designation (ARP or RRP).
  • Attend a Regional Meeting to learn and network.
  • Gain access to expert advisers and knowledge industry peers.


  • Promote your company's name through sponsorship opportunities.
  • Complimentary half-page welcome ad in Developments magazine showcasing your company to 3,000+ readers.
  • Access to industry publications including our nationally released Developments magazine, timely research studies and more.
  • Five subscriptions* to the voice of the timeshare industry, Developments Magazine.
  • Request an unlimited number of digital Developments for your entire team.
  • Have your opinions heard! Write an educational article for Developments and submit along with an e-mail address and your photo.
  • Take advantage of an approximately $500.00 member discount per page when advertising in Developments magazine providing your company with maximum exposure; plus new members receive an additional 15% discount when advertising within the first 90 days of joining ARDA.
  • Submit your company's press releases for us to use in Developments or ARDA's member news page.
  • Inclusion within ARDA’s online Buyers Guide and with search options for each product and services code listing you self-select. Learn more about enhanced listing options.


  • Find out about ARDA-ROC and how resorts and owners benefit.
  • Get involved in your regional or state ARDA groups.
  • Benefit from powerful legislative advocacy.

Added Value

  • Request the “ARDA Member” logo to use on promotional materials, your exhibit booth and your company’s website.
  • Take advantage of member discount programs designed to save you money.
  • Nominate your company’s products or people for an ARDA Award or volunteer to be an awards program judge.
  • Refer a friend and be part of ARDA's Producer's Club.

And so much more...

For more about ARDA membership contact membership@arda.org or call (202) 371-6700.