"Tourists don’t know where they’ve been, travelers don’t know where they’re going."
- Paul Theroux

Archives: Views & Interviews

2014
December Q&A: Talking to five enthusiastic vacation seekers about timeshare features and benefits – Part II
November Q&A: Talking to five enthusiastic vacation seekers about timeshare features and benefits
October Q&A: Talking to Mr. Xavier Furtado – Managing Director, Averina Beach Club
September Q&A PITSTOP: A quick guide to being part of our Q&A sessions on the AIRDA website
August Q&A: Talking to Rajeev Sanwariya, a senior marketing professional from the timeshare industry
July Talking to Utpal R Parekh, Group CFO – Panoramic Group of Companies
June Q&A: Talking to Ravikumar Damodaran, who handles franchise development at Snap Fitness
May Q&A: Talking to Srikala Bhashyam - journalist and investment consultant
April Q&A: Talking to Chef Vijay Anand Bakshi, about birthday parties for kids and how timeshare comes into the picture…
March Q&A: Talking to Madhukar Katragadda – Founder and Chief Mentor of the Majors Group
February Q&A: Talking to Veena Parmeshwar, Head of Finance, at an advertising agency
January Q&A: Four young friends on a rendezvous at Club Mahindra Cherai Beach, near Cochin
2013
December Q&A: Talking to Pali Badwal, Managing Director – RCI, India (Part 02)
November Q&A: Talking to Pali Badwal, Managing Director – RCI, India (Part 01)
October Q&A: Talking to Sharath Bhat – a freelance advertising writer who handles web content for AIRDA (Part II)
September Q&A: Talking to Sharath Bhat – a freelance advertising writer who handles web content for AIRDA
August Q&A: Talking to Subu Palamadai, a graphic design professional who is curious about timeshare
July Q&A: Talking to Ashok R Sankethi, AIRDA consulting partner
June Q&A: Talking to Ranjit Goel, Chairman & Managing Director, Best Western Resort Country Club
May Q&A: Talking to Sid and Deepa Pednekar – timeshare customers in the UK
April Q&A: Talking to Lloyd Dsouza – Senior System Administrator at KREC, Kuwait
March Talking to Mr B S Rathor - Chairman, AIRDA, on economic activity around timeshare resorts

February

Talking to Shaun Donovan, author of
TIMESHARE – A JOURNEY INTO THE UNKNOWN

January Q&A: Talking to Hitesh Kshatriya, CEO at Panoramic Universal Limited
2012
December Conversations with Ramesh Ramanathan, MD,
Sterling Holiday Resorts (India) Limited - Part II
November Conversations with Ramesh Ramanathan, MD,
Sterling Holiday Resorts (India) Limited - Part I
October Conversations with Harshvardhan Neotia of
Ffort Raichak - Part 2
September Conversations with Harshvardhan Neotia of
Ffort Raichak - Part 1
July Conversations with Mehulbhai Patel of Starz Club
June Talking to a 13-year-old on timeshare holidays
April Talking to Marie Rodrigues – an 86-year-old with wings!
March Talking to Sushil Jhaveri, Managing Director – Treasure Island Resorts
February Talking to Lakshmi Dinesh – Business Analyst, blogger and avid backpacker
January Talking to Madhav Maheshwaran – advertising man, vegan chef and getaway enthusiast
2011
December Q&A: Talking to Sujatha Sashidhar  - curio shop owner and long-standing timeshare customer
November Talking to Krishna Rajan - senior IT professional and holiday enthusiast
October Talking to Rajiv Sawhney - CEO of Mahindra Holidays & Resorts India Ltd.
July Talking to Radhika Shastry, MD - RCI India (Part II)
June Talking to Madhu Kopparam , Communications Project Manager at PlasticsEurope
May Talking to Jacob Jacob, VP of a Toronto based advertising agency
March Talking to Minu Rathor, theatre personality, actor and danseuse
February Talking to Radhika Shastry, MD - RCI India (Part I)
January Talking to Madhukar Katragadda of the Majors Group
2010
December Talking to Ashok Sankethi - an AIRDA business partner
November Talking to timeshare customer, Ravi Reddy
September Talking to Mr B.S. Rathor, Chairman of AIRDA
2009
October In conversation with Mr Sudhanshu Kumar Singh, Group General Manager of Ramee Holidays & Resorts.
June For this customer Q&A session, we talk to Bangalore’s own cartoonist and designer, Paul Fernandes.
May This month, we speak to Manoj Singhal, who is the Executive Director of Neesa Leisure, Gurgaon.

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