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The history of Orange Lake Resorts begins 30 years before its actual founding, in the early 1950s. The working-class family man Kemmons Wilson was traveling with his wife and five young children on vacation...

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HOLIDAY INN CLUB VACATIONS® RAISES $250,000 AT ANNUAL RCI® CHRISTEL HOUSE OPEN GOLF TOURNAMENT

ORLANDO, FLA. (June 21, 2017) - Orange Lake Resorts, home to the Holiday Inn Club Vacations® brand, recently hosted its 15th RCI® Christel House Open® at Holiday Inn Club Vacations at Orange Lake Resort in Kissimmee, Florida. For the second consecutive year, $250,000 was raised for Christel House International, a charitable organization focused on transforming the lives of impoverished children around the world. More than 150 golfers representing 57 business partners participated June 12 at The Legends at Orange Lake Resort®, a championship, 18-hole Arnold Palmer Signature-designed golf course. Since its inception, the Orange Lake Resort tournament has raised more than $2 million for the charity’s cause, making it the largest and most successful Christel House fundraising golf event.

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HOLIDAY INN CLUB VACATIONS® BRAND HONORED AS ONE OF THE ORLANDO BUSINESS JOURNAL'S FASTEST-GROWING PRIVATE COMPANIES

ORLANDO, FLA. (June 16, 2017) - Orange Lake Resorts, home to the Holiday Inn Club Vacations® brand, was recently selected as one of the fastest-growing private companies in Central Florida at the Orlando Business Journal's Fast 50 awards ceremony. The award is based on average annual net revenues from 2014-16. The average annual net revenue growth of Holiday Inn Club Vacations was nearly 74 percent over that period. The company also led the list for largest total revenue 2016 ($706 million) and largest increase in revenue 2014-16 ($300 million).

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HOLIDAY INN CLUB VACATIONS BRAND OPENS NEW ORLANDO CONTACT CENTER AND RECRUITS FOR 150 POSITIONS

ORLANDO, FLA. (May 11, 2017) - Orange Lake Resorts, home to the Holiday Inn Club Vacations® brand, announced today they have consolidated all of the company’s Orlando corporate contact center operations to a new location. The company is recruiting for more than 150 new team members over the next several months. The company has experienced historic growth over the past decade and this new facility is designed to provide team members with the best-possible work environment and amenities. Additionally, the company expects to create a host of new career growth opportunities for team members.

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INAUGURAL GIVE KIDS THE WORLD HOPE IN ONE CELEBRITY GOLF CLASSIC RAISES $236k TO BENEFIT CHILDREN WITH LIFE-THREATENING ILLNESSES

KISSIMMEE, FLA. (May 4, 2017) - The inaugural Give Kids The World Hope In One Celebrity Golf Classic presented by Holiday Inn Club Vacations raised more than $236,000 to benefit the nonprofit resort that makes dreams come true for children with life-threatening illnesses and their families.

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SONYA DIXON NAMED A BUSINESS EXECUTIVE OF THE YEAR BY THE ORLANDO BUSINESS JOURNAL

ORLANDO, FLA. (May 3, 2017) - Orange Lake Resorts, home to the Holiday Inn Club Vacations® brand, is proud to announce that Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Sonya Dixon was recently named as a 2017 Business Executive of the Year at the Orlando Business Journal's Women Who Mean Business Awards dinner. Dixon leads the finance and shared services teams for Orange Lake Resorts, which has gross revenues of $706 million a year, 26 resorts in 13 states, and more than 4,500 employees. This year she was also inducted into the University of Central Florida Business Hall of Fame and is consistently recognized for her service and dedication to UCF's Accounting program and its students.

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