Creativity at Work: Global Connections Projects Make ARDA Award Finals

It’s exciting news for the Creative Department at Global Connections! Four projects entered into the American Resort Development Association (ARDA) awards competition have been named as finalists.

The finalist announcement was reported in Perspective Magazine, a major publication for the timeshare and hospitality industry, as well as on the ARDA website.

All four projects fall under “Advertising, Promotion and Communications.”

Logo Design: Anniversary or Event

Finalist: The specially designed logo for Global Connections’ 20th Anniversary celebration.

This special version of the Global Connections logo was designed for the company's 20th anniversary

Global Connections 20th Anniversary Logo

Newsletter: Electronic Format

Finalist: The Global Explorer internal newsletter for Global Connections employees.

Social Media Campaign

Global Connections snagged two finalist spots in this category for the following campaigns:

Shoot for the Stars
The Global Connections Shoot for the Stars photo contest has been ongoing since 2007, collecting thousands of member vacation photos. Members with the best photos earn major prizes each year.

Bucket List Bracket Challenge
Taking on the March Madness theme, Global Connections asked members to put their favorite destinations head-to-head in a bracket-style competition to see which would emerge the victor (the winner was Lake Tahoe).

Global Connections Bracket Challenge

Caladesi Island, Florida battled it out with Lake Tahoe, Nevada in the Bucket List Bracket Challenge.

Award criteria includes overall professional excellence as well as outstanding accomplishment in sales and marketing, product design and advertising. Winners will be announced at ARDA World 2017 in New Orleans this March.

Global Connections Creative Department

The Global Connections Creative Department is: Stacey G., Daniel K., Corey T., Victoria H., Tiffany O., Jermaine B. and Raymond D.

Congratulations to Global Connections and the Creative Team on this recognition and good luck!