Cancun, Q. Roo, Mexico (PRWEB) March 19, 2014
Sunset World Resorts & Vacation Experiences, with resort properties in Cancun and the Riviera Maya, Mexico, has been nominated for a special event award for its annual Sunset Pop Culture Fest and for its in-house public relations team by the American Resort Development Association (ARDA) as part of the organization's annual award ceremony honoring the best of the best in the vacation ownership industry, with entries from more than 400 companies worldwide. Award winners will be announced during the 2014 ARDA World Convention & Exposition April 6-10 at The Venetian Resort Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas, an annual networking and educational conference attracting 3,000 participants each year.
The Sunset Pop Culture Fest, held at Hacienda Tres Rios Resort, Spa & Nature Park is an annual exposition of unique culture, colors, folklore and Mexican traditions, including gastronomy, handicrafts, games, Mexican style "lucha libre" wrestling, live music, DJs, art and more.
This year's Sunset Pop Culture Fest is scheduled for June 16-20.
"It is a privilege to be honored among the best in our industry," said Orlando Arroyo Marroquín, CEO of Sunset World Resorts & Vacation Experiences. "We are proud of the destination events we produce to strengthen the tourism offering in the region and offer unique experiences for our guests and members. We also feel honored that our stellar public relations team under the direction of Annie Arroyo, Corporate Director of Brand and Public Relations, has also been named an ARDA Award finalist."
Sunset World received the prestigious ARDY award in 2013 for the Best Corporate Brochure and was selected among finalists in other categories, including Logo Design, Video Production and Marketing Manager. Between 2011 and 2009, the company also received an ARDY in the categories of Best Sustainable Hotel Program, Best Social Media Campaign, Bests Food and Beverage Program, Best Marketing Program, Hotel Architecture, Combined Design and Site Plan, Interior Design, Hotel Units and Signage.
ARDA is the Washington, D.C. based professional association representing the vacation ownership and resort development industries and has more than 1,000 members ranging from privately held firms to publicly traded companies and international corporations with expertise in shared ownership interests and in leisure real estate.
Sunset World Resorts & Vacation Experiences offers all inclusive plans, a VIP Travel Club, its own marina, yacht club, equestrian center, rental car operations, wellness spas, golf privileges and travel services. In addition to the Hacienda Tres Rios Resort, Spa & Nature Park and Sunset Fishermen Resort in the Riviera Maya, Sunset World operates its Sunset Royal Beach Resort, Sunset Marina Resort & Yacht Club, Laguna Suites & Spa and Ocean Spa Hotel properties in Cancun. For more information, go to http://www.sunsetworld.net.