Timeshare and Fractional Expo GNEX 2012 Releases Program Details

Emphasis will be on investment potential for the timeshare and fractional industry, new growth strategies and the global outlook for 2012.

Orlando, FL, January 23, 2012 --(PR.com)-- Perspective Magazine ( http://perspectivemagazine.com ) has released details of the full agenda of sessions and presentations for the timeshare and fractional industry’s Global Networking Expo GNEX 2012 – The Global Meeting of Minds, scheduled for January 31st - February 2nd, 2012 at the Ritz Carlton Cancun in Cancun, Mexico.

The event will begin with a Welcome Reception poolside on the evening of January 31st benefitting the non-profit group Women In The Industry. The full program of sessions with speaker information can be viewed by going to http://perspectivemagazine.com/gnex/info/ as sessions begin on February 1st and continue through February 2nd, concluding with the Perspective Magazine Awards Gala dinner. The program highlights are as follows:

February 1st, 2012 Highlights
8.00am - Welcome Address: Juan Carlos Gonzalez Hernandez, Tourism Secretary, Quintana Roo, Mexico
8.30am - Investment Potential In Latin America panel session
11.00am - An Insight Into The U.S. Consumer presentation
11.30am - Tools To Grow And Improve Your Business panel session
12.30pm - Connecting Through A Thousand Voices presentation
2.00pm - Keynote Speaker: John Spence, Chairman and CEO, Karma Royal Group
2.45pm - The 800 Pound Gorilla In The Room panel debate
5.00pm – Palapa Speed Networking on the beach
6.00pm - Beach Club Networking Party
February 2nd, 2012 Highlights
9.00am - Why Fractionals, Why Now? panel session
10.00am – Reinventing The Wheel panel session
12.15pm - Using Online Data to Analyze Both Online and Offline Marketing Results presentation
12.45pm - Get Over It And Get On With It presentation
2.15pm - Global Predictions For Shared Ownership panel session
6.30pm - Gala Cocktail Reception at Hacienda Tres Rios Resort Spa & Nature Park in Riviera Maya
7.30pm - Perspective Magazine Awards Gala Dinner

“Our lineup is full of outstanding information essential for business leaders as they adjust to the changing dynamics of the vacation ownership industry,” said Steve Luba, Chief Operating Officer, Perspective Magazine North America. “As the first industry event of 2012, we are perfectly positioned to take the temperature of the industry and, with our networking events and panel debates we have prepared, it will be an energetic and sometimes controversial event.”

Space is very limited as the event begins next week, so to review all of the speakers and participants on the agenda at GNEX 2012, please visit http://perspectivemagazine.com/gnex.

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, BuyaTimeshare.com, 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, http://ownersperspective.com, 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 TimeshareStaff.com (http://timesharestaff.com ), fractional property listing services and a customized in-room Resort Television product that encourages on-site spending and vacation ownership sales.

Perspective Magazine also publishes online through http://perspectivemagazine.com, 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.

Perspective Magazine
Steve Luba