SURREY, B.C. — The Canadian Resort Development Association (CRDA) has announced that the 2016 Canadian Resort Conference (CRC) will be held Sept. 13-14 at the Hilton Niagara Falls, in Niagara Falls, Ont.
CRC 2016 kicks off with its speed networking session, providing delegates with the opportunity to meet with dozens of industry executives from all over the globe on a one-on-one basis. During the event, participants provide two-minute introductions about their products and services in back-to-back meetings. Following that, a two-hour cocktail reception will take place at Myst, the hotel’s 33rd-floor lounge, providing live music, premiums drinks and hors d’oeuvres.
CRC draws senior-level decision-makers from all parts of Canada, the U.S., Mexico, the Caribbean and beyond. As it continues to grow, this annual conference welcomes executives within the vacation ownership industry who are looking to make new business contacts, form strategic partnerships, and gain insight on the Canadian marketplace.
“As the conference continues to evolve, we have seen attendee satisfaction increase. We are confident that the 2016 conference will not only to live up to, but exceed the expectations of our attendees,” said Jon Zwickel, president and CEO of CRDA, in a release.
According to the 2015 CRC attendee survey, 50 per cent of attendees thought the conference was better than in previous years and 99 per cent of attendees believe they would secure new business as a result of attending.
CRDA is an industry-based association committed to furthering vacation ownership in Canada and throughout the world, and this annual conference serves as an opportunity to bring together association members and non-members who are interested in gaining more knowledge about vacation ownership and the resort marketplace.