Friday, February 15, 2008

Diamond Resorts International® Announces Creation of Owner Advisory Board

Diamond Resorts International® Announces Creation of Owner Advisory Board

Las Vegas - February 14, 2008 -- Diamond Resorts International® (DRI), a global leader in the vacation ownership industry, has established an Owner Advisory Board (OAB) as part of its continued commitment to building a consumer-centric company with extraordinary service for the company’s more than 360,000 owners and members worldwide.

The OAB members will contribute and share in discussions regarding new projects, new products and new programs with DRI corporate leaders. DRI recognizes the importance of listening to owners as this insight is essential to DRI’s development and joint mission to grow critical, enduring owner/management relationships. The OAB will allow DRI management to gain first-hand perspective and advice from those who have chosen vacation ownership with the company.

“One of the aspects of the business model for Diamond Resorts International® is to focus on an open communications platform with our owners and members. Feedback from the those who have chosen vacation ownership with us is a significant, driving force in the decisions we make,” says Stephen J. Cloobeck, Chairman and CEO of DRI. “With customer feedback and guest satisfaction at the forefront of our hospitality brand, establishing the Owner Advisory Board was a natural step for us to take in order to provide effortless vacation moments for every guest, every time.”

Representatives from the United States and Europe sit on the Owner Advisory Board.

Diamond Resorts International®, based in Las Vegas, Nev., is one of the largest vacation ownership companies in the world with more than 110 branded and affiliated resorts throughout the continental United States and Hawaii, Canada, Mexico, the Caribbean and Europe. Offering simplicity, choice and comfort to its more than 360,000 owners and members through the branded-service of more than 5,000 team members worldwide, Diamond Resorts International® is dedicated to providing its guests with effortless and relaxing vacation experiences every time, for a lifetime.

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Contact: Kimberly Perette
Tel US: (702) 261 1005
Tel International UK: +44 (0)1524 845517