HomeAway also operates BedandBreakfast.com, the most comprehensive global site for finding bed-and-breakfast properties, providing travelers with another source for unique lodging alternatives to chain hotels. For more information about HomeAway, please visit www.HomeAway.com.
HomeAway, Inc. (NASDAQ: AWAY), the world’s leading online marketplace for vacation rentals, presents the annual RezFest®, the premier technology conference for vacation rental management professionals, from September 24-26, 2013 at Red Rock Casino Resort & Spa in Las Vegas. Presented by HomeAway Software®, the property management software arm of HomeAway®, RezFest will offer more than 90 sessions for property managers to learn the latest industry advancements in a hands-on and interactive environment so they can effectively serve their clients and vacation rental guests alike. “Each year, we strive to bring together the top minds in the vacation rental management industry to share their knowledge and experience with our customers. HomeAway’s goal is to serve our customers with an event that leaves each and every attendee with the tools and skills to simplify operations and maximize profits,” says HomeAway Software Vice President Bill Furlong. The three-day conference welcomes Mark Sanborn as its keynote speaker this year. Sanborn has worked as a professional in the fields of motivational leadership, performance and teamwork for more than 27 years and has authored eight books on the subjects. HomeAway Co-founder and CEO Brian Sharples, the HomeAway executive team and senior leadership will also be on-hand to discuss the evolution of vacation rental management and new HomeAway initiatives serving vacation rental managers. Attendees may save $60 by signing up before August 24 at the RezFest website: http://bit.ly/13f5zPR. For information leading up to RezFest, follow @ HomeAwaySoftPro on Twitter. About HomeAway, Inc. HomeAway, Inc. based in Austin, Texas, the world's leading online marketplace for the vacation rental industry, with sites representing over 775,000 paid listings of vacation rental homes in 171 countries. Through HomeAway, owners and property managers offer an extensive selection of vacation homes that provide travelers with memorable experiences and benefits, including more room to relax and added privacy, for less than the cost of traditional hotel accommodations. The company also makes it easy for vacation rental owners and property managers to advertise their properties and manage bookings online. The HomeAway portfolio includes the leading vacation rental websites HomeAway.com, VRBO.com and VacationRentals.com in the United States; HomeAway.co.uk and OwnersDirect.co.uk in the United Kingdom; HomeAway.de in Germany; Abritel.fr and Homelidays.com in France; HomeAway.es and Toprural.es in Spain; AlugueTemporada.com.br in Brazil; and HomeAway.com.au in Australia. HomeAway signed an agreement to acquire Asia Pacific short-term rental site, travelmob™ on July 16, 2013.