RCI Welcomes Player’s Village of South Carolina to its Worldwide Network of Affiliated Resorts
PARSIPPANY, NJ 08-10-2008 —
RCI, the world’s largest timeshare exchange company and one of the Wyndham Worldwide family of brands (NYSE: WYN), has announced a new affiliation with Player’s Village resort in Murrells Inlet, South Carolina. The agreement between Fife Golf Villas and RCI, LLC adds Player’s Village to the RCI Points® Program.
Player’s Village is strategically located on the first tee of the Tournament Player’s Club Myrtle Beach golf course, which was designed by world-class course architect Tom Fazio. The course is one of only 17 recipients of Golf Digest’s five-star course award. Ownership at the resort includes green fees, as well as substantial discounts at five other clubs in the area.
Overlooking the TPC course, Player’s Village resort has more than 140 four-bedroom villas. The villas provide flexibility in that they can be locked off into two studios with two bedrooms each, or a single four-bedroom villa. The resort also features a fully-equipped club house and pool facility.
“We are delighted that Fife Golf Villas has chosen to affiliate Player’s Village with RCI. This prestigious resort is a fantastic addition to the growing list of upscale accommodations we offer to our RCI Points Members,” said Geoff Ballotti, president and CEO, Group RCI, parent company of RCI. “Membership in the innovative RCI Points program certainly has its privileges and Players Village is the latest addition to the attractive array of sought-after vacation options available through RCI Points.”
RCI Points is the timeshare industry’s first and largest global points-based exchange system providing more than 1 million subscribing members access to flexible vacation options worldwide.
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RCI was founded in 1974 when it introduced the concept of timeshare exchange. Today, RCI is the global leader in vacation exchange with the largest timeshare exchange network in the world and is a leading provider of travel services to businesses and consumers. RCI offers over three million members flexible vacation options at more than 4,000 resorts in more than 100 countries through its RCI Weeks, traditional week-for-week exchange program, and RCI Points, the industry’s first global points-based exchange system. RCI delivers customized, integrated and results-driven solutions to meet the needs and exceed the expectations of its affiliates and consumers worldwide. RCI is a division of Group RCI, a global leader in leisure real estate and one of the Wyndham Worldwide family of companies (NYSE: WYN).