Park, KS – December 2017 / Newsmaker Alert / Global
Connections, Inc. (GCI), the highly-respected resort developer, travel
club fulfillment and service provider of Global
Discovery Vacations (GDV) thanked their team members for a great 2017
with an event filled week of fun, prizes, healthy treats and surprise activities.
week kicked off with a Day of Zen. Team Members enjoyed chair massages,
yoga, aromatherapy treatments, snacks and spa water. Managers dressed as
super heroes handed out relaxation lotions and bath bombs while their teams
kicked back and allowed themselves to be “pampered” during the special
day had an activity culminating in opportunities to win raffle tickets
for big prizes at the end of the week. Tuesday a huge jar was filled with
candy. The winner who guessed the number of “mini-Starbursts” received
all the candy, plus raffle tickets. Wednesday and Thursday saw more games
and Thursday the daytime team went to a favorite nearby restaurant for
dinner and adult beverages. The hard-working evening staff were not left
out as Global Connections provided them with a full-on Taco Bar with all
the Employee Appreciation Barbecue Lunch on Friday, raffle tickets were
drawn for myriad prizes. Top prize was a paid Thanksgiving Friday off.
Other awards included a $100 American Express gift card, massage certificates,
Wine and Cheese baskets, Blue Apron gift card, an Echo Dot, luggage and
“leave work early” cards, to name a few.
have the best team in the world,” praised Tom Lyons, President and CEO
of Global Connections. “We try to let them know all year long how important
they are to us. This is the one week though that is all about them.”
Super Heroes of GCI Hold
Employee Appreciation Week
Global Connections, Inc.
Connections, Inc. (GCI) is based in Overland Park, KS, opening in 1996
as a travel club fulfillment and service provider. Considered a leader
in the travel club industry, GCI offers the members of its Global Discovery
Vacations club program a wide variety of leisure benefits and vacation
options at more than 700 North American resorts. GCI is the developer and
owner of resorts in California, Florida, Tennessee and Colorado as well
as owning and leasing numerous resort condominium units throughout the
U.S., Canada, Mexico and Caribbean. For more information about GCI visit
Global Discovery Vacations
Discovery Vacations is a respected membership based travel club offering
its members access to condominium accommodations, cruise and tour vacations,
a full service travel agency, a concierge program, and other leisure benefits.
For more information about Global Discovery Vacations visit GlobalDiscoveryVacations.com.