The Evolution of Timeshare
Held Wednesday, June 20, 2018
With Knowledge Expert Kim Robert Kreiger, RRP
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Grand Pacific Resorts was proud to present Kim Robert Kreiger, RRP, as the first guest speaker in our Knowledge Series.
In The Evolution of Timeshare Mr. Kreiger walked us through the history of the industry - from its roots to the present - and dove in to other topics like the regulations, legislation, consumer protections and lobbying efforts that have shaped timeshare. He also took a look into the future - where does he, as an industry expert, see timeshare heading?
- Timeshare's European Roots
- The Many Faces of Timeshare
- The Creation of Exchange
- How the Product Has Evolved
- The Impact of the 2008 Recession
- The Industry's Biggest Players
- The role of the American Resort Development Association (ARDA)
- Protecting the Future for Owners
- What Timeshare Offers and What the Consumer Wants
- The Future of the Industry
About Kim Robert Kreiger, RRP
Kreiger’s wealth of experience includes fluency in all timeshare disciplines, spanning both the private and public sectors – from management roles with startup ventures to senior executive positions for one of the largest and most successful brands in the industry. He believes that success in our industry can be achieved through the alignment of marketing, sales, operations and Owners.
Kreiger, who holds a Masters degree from Bowling Green State University, was part of the team that launched Hilton Grand Vacations ® over 20 years ago, and he previously served as Vice President of The Mariner Group, a company that specializes in high quality residential and real estate development, and vacation ownership. He is currently the chief of his consulting firm, The Kreiger Group.
A facilitator of change, he has executed strategies to meet evolving business demands including organizational growth, product launches, program enhancements and comprehensive reorganization. His seasoned industry perspective is anchored by a comprehensive understanding of timeshare and strengthened by his ability to navigate evolutions in products, customer engagement, technology, and development.
The ability to build and maintain collaborative, productive relationships remains one of Mr. Kreiger’s signature strengths. Decades of remarkable results reflect his inclusive and charismatic style. He has a proven reputation for bringing out the best in colleagues, partners, and stakeholders to exceed expectations and optimize performance.
Kreiger holds the designation of Registered Resort Professional (RRP), acknowledging his knowledge, experience and commitment to the industry, and to the American Resort Development Association (ARDA) Code of Standards & Ethics.
He is also Chairman of the Board for Helping Other People Eat, a non-profit organization focused on the prevention and awareness of eating disorders, and volunteers with the Miss Florida Scholarship Pageant.