SOUTH SURREY, B.C. — The Canadian Resort Development Association (CRDA) has welcomed five new members to its Board of Directors. CRDA is a trade association of nearly 50 member companies dedicated to furthering the interests of the resort industry in Canada and throughout the world.
The new Board members are Gregory Crist, CEO, National Timeshare Owners Association, St. Petersburg, Fla.; Fermin Cruz, VP of Marketing, DAE, Phoenix, Ariz.; Wes Kogelman, president and CEO, BuyATimeshare.com, Merrimack, N.H.; Nigel Lobo, COO, Grand Pacific Resort Management, Carlsbad, Calif.; and Gord Minor, director of Operations in Canada, Wyndham Vacation Ownership, Vancouver.
“I am thrilled that CRDA’s scope has been broadened by the depth of experience that these industry professionals bring to our Board. The sectors they represent adds to our ability to become the relevant vibrant voice of the Canadian resort industry,” said Jon Zwickel, president and CEO, CRDA.
CRDA’s Board of Directors now comprises 13 industry leaders.