Duane Lee, CEO, SafeGuard LLCSafeGuard LLC, also known as Vacation SafeGuard in the vacation ownership industry has confirmed that they will participate as a Bronze Sponsor at the new GNEX-ACOTUR 2021 Conference. The event will be held at the luxurious beachfront Ritz Carlton Cancun from 30th November – 1st December 2021.

Asociación de Complejos Vacacionales y Turísticos, A.C. (ACOTUR) has partnered with Perspective Group; the producers of the renowned GNEX Conference to create a Mexican vacation industry focused networking event in Cancun, Mexico, which will attract senior-level executives from ACOTUR member companies as well as local and international non-member companies.

The SafeGuard Loyalty Program offers a unique loyalty-based cash back option for vacation membership purchases that helps increase sales, upgrades and member retention for vacation clubs and travel clubs.

“GNEX is by far our most successful conference for finding new clients and expanding our brand visibility, so it was an easy decision to also sponsor this new regional edition in partnership with ACOTUR. We look forward to seeing our existing clients from the region and building new relationships.” Says, Duane Lee, CEO, SafeGuard LLC.

Launched in 2017, SafeGuard has clients in USA, Canada, Mexico, Caribbean, Europe, Middle East and Asia that benefit from an average 15% increase in sales and member retention, plus a substantial decrease in cancellations with the implementation of the innovative Loyalty Program. As part of their Bronze Sponsorship, SafeGuard will be acknowledged as the On-Site Conference App Sponsor as well as verbal and visual recognition throughout the event.

“SafeGuard has seen rapid growth since its debut at GNEX 2018 in Miami and we thank them for their continued support, including the new GNEX-ACOTUR Conference. With such a successful and unique program, we are sure our attendees will be eager to learn more about how SafeGuard improves sales and customer retention.” Says Paul Mattimoe, President & CEO, Perspective Group; producers of GNEX Conferences.

The original Global Networking Experience (GNEX Conference) is held annually as the first vacation ownership industry event of the year, typically in February or March and attracts an average 180-200+ senior level attendees from 100+ companies; bringing together industry leaders, innovators, and new faces from across the globe. These events focus heavily on networking and creating opportunities for attendees to generate new business relationships and strategic partnerships.

This new collaborative event with ACOTUR will bring the same focus on networking and similar format to the second largest global market for vacation ownership as a regional annual event that is open to everyone. Local industry leaders will be able to meet with international companies wanting to do business in Mexico. ACOTUR currently has more than 40 member companies and business partners, which represents over 38,300 hotel rooms in the southeast of Mexico and 15,000 rooms in the international Caribbean with a total of 101 hotels.

GNEX Conferences put the acquisition of new business at the top of its priorities. Attendees are rewarded with unique session formats and interactive networking events that are created especially for the GNEX Conference, and unrivaled access to top-level executives that span all areas of the hotel and resort industry including: Resort Developers, Hoteliers, Resort Management Companies, Financiers, Investors, Legal Firms, Technology Providers, Exchange Companies, Rental & Resale Companies, Construction & Renovation Companies, Trade Associations, Online Travel Agencies, Travel Clubs, Vacation Rental Platforms, Sales & Marketing Companies, Consultancy Firms and much more.

Sponsors so far include: Asociación de Complejos Vacacionales y Turísticos, A.C. (ACOTUR), arrivia, INTUITION, Grupo SIM, RCI, Vacation SafeGuard, Equiant, Cooperative Association of Resort Exchangers (C.A.R.E.), Canadian Resort & Travel Association (CRTA), Send Me On Vacation (SMOV).

For more information on GNEX-ACOTUR 2021 in Cancun, Mexico visit https://gnexmexico.com
For more information on GNEX 2022 in Las Vegas, Nevada visit https://gnexconference.com


About SafeGuard

SafeGuard is a one-of-a-kind service provider in the direct sale industry. Its clients can utilize one of a selection of unique Loyalty Programs to enhance their own products, giving customers the opportunity to earn up to 100% of their original purchase price back over time. With annual credit allocations and flexible usage options, each program improves sales, upgrades and customer retention, thereby increasing overall revenue. For more information visit https://safeguardloyalty.com


Vacation Club Association (ACOTUR) represents and includes developers of vacation clubs

with a range of programs and sectors; companies duly constituted in adherence to the laws of Southeastern Mexico whose principal activity is related directly or indirectly to tourism and vacation industry. ACOTUR’s priorities are communication and transparency, generating business through networking and promoting, in an organized way, the development and evolution of this industry.

About GNEX Conference

With a heavy focus on networking, high-quality events, and innovative format, GNEX Conference and GNEX-ACOTUR Conference attract senior-level executives from more than 100+ companies across the globe. The conferences bring together a unique mix of attendees from traditionally separated segments of the hospitality industry, enabling you to network with companies that specialize in Hotels, Vacation Ownership, Resort Real Estate, Vacation Rentals, OTAs, Travel Agencies & Travel Clubs, plus all the vendors that supply them, including Resort Management, Sales & Marketing, Legal & Financial, Construction & Renovation, Technology, HR & Training and more… For more details on our next event GNEX-ACOTUR event in Cancun, Mexico visit https://gnexmexico.com or for more details on our next GNEX Conference in Las Vegas, Nevada visit https://gnexconference.com.