The American mobile application Oombaga, which allows timeshare owners to pay maintenance fees, make reservations and carry out transactions with their resort in real time, has confirmed it will be a 2013 Signature Sponsor at ARDA next year.
ARDA is the American equivalent of Europe’s Resort Development Organisation www.RDO.org and it is the official trade association representing the vacation ownership and resort development industries in the US.
In its role as a Signature Sponsor (the highest level of sponsorship), Oombaga will support the Technology Forum at the ARDA World annual convention to be held in Hollywood, Florida in April next year. Oombaga is also an ARDA Conference Contributing Sponsor for ARDA’s autumn event, as well as an ARDA WIN (Women in the Industry) Friend Sponsor. The mobile company is an ARDA Trustee which is the highest level of membership within the trade association.
Announcing the news, Robert Craycraft, ARDA’s Vice President of Industry Relations, said, “The Oombaga product itself and their company management are in tune with what timeshare owners are looking for and we are proud to have them participate in our mission at this high level.”
Delaina Probus-Staley, President of Oombaga added, “The ROI on our investment with ARDA has paid off big time over the years. This year we decided to commit to an even higher level of involvement. We are devoted to ARDA and to assisting resort management help consumers make timeshare decisions from booking reservations to making payments right in the palm of their hand. This sponsorship will add to that visibility to as we move forward in our plan to simplify all things timeshare.”
Oombaga is a mobile application which allows timeshare owners to pay maintenance fees, make reservations and carry out transactions with their resort. The middleware connects timeshare owners to their resorts making transactions seamless via any online and mobile device. Owners/members may choose float assignments, exchange, and rent and book their time all in one place through tablets, smart phones, websites, emails and instant messaging. A demo of the Oombaga app is available by texting the word “Oombaga” to 90210. Visit http://oombaga.com