Online Voting Has Begun for 2012 Perspective Magazine Timeshare and Fractional Awards Program

Timeshare and fractional industry professionals from across the globe can now participate in selecting the elite of the industry for global recognition of excellence.

Orlando, FL, January 16, 2012 --( Online voting has now begun for the 2012 Perspective Magazine Awards Program, sponsored by Holiday Systems International, and shared ownership industry professionals around the world are flocking to the magazine's website ( to support their companies and clients in their bid to win one of the coveted global awards.

Unique to the timeshare and fractional ownership industry, Perspective Magazine's awards program offers a combination of regional and global awards that coincide with its own five regional titles (North America, Latin America, Europe & Middle East, Asia Pacific and South Africa) and is the only awards program that scores nominations by both a panel of experts and online voting by industry peers.

With the online vote accounting for 20% of the overall scoring system, it can be a crucial component to the success of a nominee and Perspective Magazine's custom designed platform has already experienced more than 1,000 votes in the first 24 hours, equating to nearly half of all votes accrued in 2011.

From Best Resort to Best Industry Leader, from Best Financial Services to Best Technology Award, from Best Green Initiative to Best Newcomer and many more, the extensive Perspective Magazine Awards program has something for all industry related companies.

Online voting is open until 27th January, for more information visit

Winners will be announced and presented with their accolades at the prestigious gala dinner event held during the annual GNEX Conference hosted by Perspective Magazine. GNEX 2012: The Global Meeting of Minds is being held at the luxurious Ritz Carlton Cancun, Mexico from 31st January to 2nd February and the Awards Gala is being held at Hacienda Tres Rios Resort, Spa and Nature Park on the evening of the 2nd February where top level management from five continents will celebrate with those that receive the coveted titles.

Space is limited as the event is only a few weeks away, so for more information and to find out how you can attend GNEX 2012, please visit

Sponsors and supporters of GNEX 2012 include:
Blue Strawberry Resorts, Holiday Systems International, Sunset World Resorts, Dial an Exchange, Resort Television, Travel To Go, Interval International, Lloydshare, RCI,, Customer Count, Emirates Vacation Club, First American Title Insurance Company, Merlin Software, Sell My Timeshare NOW, Wyndham Vacation Resorts Asia Pacific, Track Results Software, Travel Guard, Circle One BlueBay Resort, El Cid Vacation Club, Grand Velas, Mayakoba Residences, Royal Resorts, Unlimited Vacation Club, Alternative Ownership Conference Asia Pacific (AOCAP), Australian Timeshare and Holiday Ownership Council (ATHOC), Cooperative Association of Resort Exchangers (CARE), Canadian Resort Development Association (CRDA), The Pacific Institute, Ragatz Associates Fractional Interest Conference, Resort Development Organisation (RDO), The Association for Timeshare Owners Committees (TATOC), Vacation Ownership Association of Southern Africa (VOASA), Women in the Industry (WIN) and Christel House International as Charity of Choice.

About Perspective Magazine
Perspective Magazine is the leading independent, multi-media information provider for the shared ownership industry. The company publishes regional brands covering North America, Europe & Middle East, South Africa, Asia Pacific and soon to be launched in Latin America. The magazines are, combined, the most read independent trade publications globally for the vacation ownership industry.

The company’s consumer 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 and is also available as a specially customized developer edition for lead generation, in-room marketing and third party sales collateral. Owners Perspective Magazine’s online version,, also features a new guaranteed lead generation program specifically designed for resorts and developers. The site will host the company’s latest endeavor, Vacation TV, a streaming 24/7 online video channel full of information about vacation ownership products and services.

Perspective Magazine also operates a recruitment advertising service through ( ), fractional property listing services and a customized in-room Resort Television product that encourages on-site spending and vacation ownership sales.

GNEX is the company’s annual global networking expo which gathers the top industry professionals from around the world to network, create new strategic alliances and develop joint ventures that can benefit their businesses.

Perspective Magazine also publishes online through, hosts an online community of industry professionals through Perspective Forums, engages a social media audience of over 44,000 followers through its corporate social media accounts and is a media sponsor of 30 major industry events around the world.

For more information, please visit or email Steve Luba at steveluba(at) For information on advertising and editorial opportunities visit

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Steve Luba