April 2017 Newsletter


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Dear Freddie,
Well, Spring has officially been with us for a few weeks now.  Whether your Springs looks like this
Spring in New Westminster_ BC

or this

I hope you are enjoying the fresh things of the season!
Happy Selling!
Dave Emery
QuoteQuote of the Month
"Spring is when you feel like whistling even with a shoe full of slush.'"
Doug Larson 
Upcoming Online Training
Find links to sign up for any of these online training sessions HERE. All online training will be only 30 minutes.
Learn more about one of Puerto Vallarta's newest all-inclusive properties - the Hilton Puerto Valalrta. We will also include information on the Krystal properties in Puerto Vallarta, Ixtapa and Acapulco.

Tuesday, April 11, 9 am PT, noon ET 

We will provide an overview of the new Krystal Grand Punta Cancun and the Krystal Cancun properties. Both are located in a great location at the top of the "7" in Cancun, on one of the best beaches in Cancun. They are just steps away from shopping malls, restaurants, cultural attractions and the nightclub area (Coco Bongo's and more!).

Tuesday,April 11, 10 am PT, 1 pm ET

Honua Kai is one of the top-rated luxury condo resorts in Maui, featuring spacious studio, one, two and three bedroom suites. The property is located on the world-famous Kaanapali North Beach. Each suite includes a fully equipped high-end kitchen, in-suite washer & dryer, a bathroom for each bedroom and more.
To request a private online training session for you or your colleagues, please email Dave Emery (dave@daemery.com).
Photo Contest
Which El Cid property will give you bonus incentive points for the entire summer?  (tip HERE)

Congratulations to Pamela Shaw of UniGlobe One Travel in Red Deer , AB, for winning last month's Photo Contest and gift certificate. 

In this issue
bullet HONUA KAI Resort & Spa - One of Maui's Best Resorts
bullet EL CID RESORTS - TripAdvisor Travelers' Choice Awards
bullet KRYSTAL RESORTS - Krystal Grand Los Cabos is now Open!
bullet SOCIAL MEDIA EXPERT - Visual Social Media Comparison Guide
bullet Quote of the Month
bullet Quick Links
As of March 1, WestJet Vacations - Honua Kai quotes NO LONGER include the Honua Kai resort fee.  This puts WestJet in the same league with other tour operators that offer Honua Kai. 
Honua Kai Suite
WestJet online reservations are now directly connected to Honua Kai reservations.  This will allow instant access to current inventory, promotions and last minute availability!
Of course, if you made a Honua Kai-WestJet booking before this policy change, the resort fee was already paid by your clients.
The Honua Kai's resort fee is $29 USD/day+taxes.  It includes self or valet parking, wifi through out the resort, access to our 2 fitness centers, local and long distance calls (even to Canada).  We even give guests a Starter kit with some laundry detergent, dish soap, dryer sheets, etc.


Remember, for your exclusive clients , we have our Royal Collection of suites that feature HUGE ocean view lanais and LOTS of luxury!
ElCidEl Cid Resorts - Bonus Points for Riviera Maya Bookings!
Don't forget to register all of your El Cid bookings in the generous El Cid Reward program.  It provides points for online shopping or gift certificates (details HERE) and is always available for agents to enjoy, both with direct and tour operator partner bookings.
Krystal Grand Los Cabos - Opening!

Krystal Hotels & Resorts is proud to announce that the KRYSTAL GRAND LOS CABOS officially opened last month!
Here are some facts about the property:
bulletLOCATION - 15 MINUTES from the airport, in San Jose del Cabo
bulletNEW BUILD - 1/2 a brand new build (opening Mar 2017), the other half renovated 2017 (formerly Bel Air property) (454 rooms total)
bulletTEEN'S PROGRAM - along with a kid's club
bullet4 POOLS (1 for adults only)
bulletSWIM-OUT Suites
bullet5 RESTAURANTS - Buffet & 4 specialty restaurants 
bullet3 BARS
bulletBEAUTIFUL BEACH - Great for walking (not swimmable)
The property IS available to book through your favourite tour operator now (or in the next few weeks)!  You can find the KGLC Fact sheet HERE, a view of the room categories HERE, and a full presentation HERE.  Check out the property website HERE.
Altitude Suite - swim out

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The DETM Team

Dave Emery
Dave Emery

Sandy Ruel sandy@daemery.com


Wendy Frost

SocialVisual Social Media Comparison Guide
No joke...Visuals connect us emotionally and on a human level with our clients & colleagues, fans & followers.
Let's compare 4 of the most popular visual social marketing tools; Pinterest v Instagram and Periscope v Facebook live.  Why and when to use each... learn more..... 
Catherine Heeg Photo
Catherine Heeg is an International Speaker and Trainer in the travel, tourism, and hospitality industry. Focusing on social media, sales and marketing, Catherine understands and speaks your language.
Connect with Catherine at www.cmsspeaking.com
About Us

DETM is an acronym for David Emery Travel Marketing. We are a Vancouver-area based company providing quality travel industry representation in Canada since 2009.
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