Contest Coming to a Close as Owners Perspective Magazine Celebrates Three-Year Anniversary

To acknowledge the success of the publication, the timeshare and fractional ownership consumer magazine will provide free advertising packages to selected vacation ownership companies next week.

Orlando, FL, July 27, 2011 --( Time is running out for shared ownership businesses to enter the contest for lucrative free advertising packages from timeshare and fractional ownership consumer publication Owners Perspective Magazine.

The magazine has been running the contest throughout July in celebration of its third anniversary, and shared ownership industry developers and suppliers can go to for details on how to enter the contest. The contest ends at the end of the week and winners of three valuable annual advertising packages worth $13,975 each will be announced on August 1st, 2011.

The package includes a half-page advertisement to appear in each quarterly issue of Owners Perspective Magazine over a 12-month period beginning with the October 2011 issue and also 12 months of premium banner advertising on

“We have built a strong platform over the past three years, making sure that the balance between developers and consumers is just right and giving consumers a safe haven to self-educate, as the internet is so widely used for, without ending up on dozens of telemarketing call lists. We are giving developers the opportunity to be more transparent and benefit from direct enquiries to offers from a whole world of consumers who are actively looking at the benefits of timeshare or fractional ownership with a view to buying,” said Paul Mattimoe, President and CEO, Owners Perspective Magazine. "With the addition of a travel rewards club and Vacation Television; a 24/7 streaming internet TV channel due to launch before the end of this year, we are looking forward to dynamic growth over the next three years and beyond.”

With a conservatively estimated reach of 50,000 prospective buyers per edition, the magazine and its incredibly interactive online component are powerful educational tools for consumers to understand the benefits of vacation ownership.

The magazine’s online resources keep readers up-to-date on news such as product changes, travel information, luxury real estate features and relevant industry information in-between issues of the print publication. Readers will find outstanding feature articles and timely reports on the magazine’s website at as well as the opportunity to engage fellow owners on its interactive online forum at

With over 11,000 followers to the magazine’s Twitter account and 10,000 “likes” to its Facebook Fan page, Owners Perspective Magazine is the only independent consumer publication in the vacation ownership industry with such a robust social media outreach program. Consumers interested in keeping abreast of the issues affecting timeshare and fractional owners can follow the magazine on Twitter at for regular updates and on Facebook at for news and feature information.

About Owners Perspective Magazine
Owners Perspective Magazine is the only independent consumer publication that specializes in promoting the benefits of buying shared ownership products to the general public. Distribution is via a variety of high-profile consumer channels including, but not limited to, more than 150 first class airport lounges worldwide with over a dozen airlines such as British Airways, Virgin Atlantic, Emirates, Singapore Airlines, American Airlines, United Airlines, and Delta as well as hundreds of luxury hotels, resorts, spas and golf clubs.

The customized Developers Edition of Owners Perspective Magazine is used around the world as a third party sales credibility tool for resort accommodation and sales centers. Owners Perspective Magazine is now customizable so developers can include their resort image on the front cover, become the lead story, feature advertising and much more in order to help boost sales at the resort.

Owners Perspective Magazine’s online version,, features consumer news and lifestyle articles and will also host the company’s latest endeavor, Vacation TV, a streaming 24/7 online video channel full of information about vacation ownership products and services.

The Perspective Group of Companies also publishes four regional industry brands: Perspective Magazine North America, Perspective Magazine Europe & Middle East, Perspective Magazine South Africa and Perspective Magazine Asia Pacific. Together, the industry magazines are the most read independent trade publications globally for the shared ownership industry and the company is a media sponsor of 30 major industry events around the world.

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Steve Luba