SITE Foundation Auction 2.0 Offers One-of-a-Kind Experiences Around the Globe
10 September 2017, Chicago, Illinois, USA : Where in the world do you want to go? Whether you’ve been longing for a relaxing escape at a luxury resort or dreamed about exploring the world, SITE Foundation Auction 2.0 features nearly 75 exclusive travel experiences to destinations around the globe. Packages include trips to stunning beaches in Hawaii, Mexico and the Caribbean,romantic holidays in Italy, Ireland and the UK, extraordinary adventures in Singapore, Beijing, Phuket and Dubai and even airline tickets for two to Australia. Wherever in the world you want to go, Auction 2.0 can take you there !
Held in association with the SITE Foundation’s premier events, SITE Classic and SITE Nite North America, this is the third year the Foundation is hosting an online auction to raise funds for investment in critical research and educational program support for incentive travel professionals. Over the past three years the Foundation has invested $500,000 in research to strengthen the business case for incentive travel, $325,000 to support the development of competency-based, incentive travel training and certification programs and $90,000 in education grants to SITE chapters.
“People can view our beautiful, interactive digital portfolio to shop by region, destination or experience and imagine their exciting journey. The online auction will be open for over five weeks to enable potential bidders time to explore the amazing travel packages and share the opportunity with friends and family,” said Lynn Pavony, CIS, SITE Foundation vice-president fundraising and events and director of incentive sales, Four Seasons Hotels & Resorts. “We hope everyone will participate in the auction, pass it on and even consider giving a friend, family member, or much deserving co-worker the gift of travel.”
Auction 2.0 opened 8 September and will close 16 October, the Monday following IMEX America. Participation is open to the public so anyone can #bidforit. Packages sell fast, so head over to Auction 2.0 to identify and bid on your dream trip.