RMC Resort Management, the leading Hilton Head Island resort management, vacation rental and resale company, proudly announced its president and CEO, Joe Nahman, RRP*, was awarded the C.A.R.E. Pinnacle Award for lifetime achievement during the organization’s recent conference.
Nahman has been managing resort properties for 30 years and also operates a successful resale company, Resort Source, which specializes in selling association owned weeks for legacy resorts. He has earned a number of accolades including: presidency of the Low Country Property Management Association, a place in the Leadership Hilton Head Program, the “Silver Award” from the American Resort Development Association (ARDA) for “National Timeshare General Manager of the Year” and nominations for a number of other ARDA awards including “National Resort Executive of the Year.”
The Pinnacle Award, presented only once every two years by the Cooperative Association of Resort Exchangers (C.A.R.E.), honors an individual who has attained the top heights of excellence in the vacation industry, possesses the highest ethical standards, characteristics of leadership and integrity, a commitment to quality and dedication to their community through philanthropic activities.
Nahman has been recognized by the ARDA Educational Institute with the “Seal of Achievement” for adherence to an industry code of ethics and continuing education. In addition, he was a two-term board member of the South Carolina chapter of the Community Association Institute (CAI) and is a long-time member of the Hilton Head Preparatory School’s Board of Trustees.
“It’s an honor to be given this award by an organization that has done so much for this industry,” said Nahman. “We’ve dedicated ourselves at RMC to maintaining the highest quality standards for our owners and guests, and to be recognized in this way validates so much of our team’s hard work.”
The award also acknowledged Nahman’s service above self manta, including his work on a number of civic, charitable and community boards, some of which include the Greater Bluffton Chamber of Commerce, Rotary, the American Heart Association, Hilton Head Deep Well Project, Shipyard Plantation, Crossroads Community Service and Low Country Alliance for Healthy Youth. He graduated cum laude from the University of Massachusetts Isenberg School of Management with a degree in Hotel Management.
About RMC Resort Management
RMC Resort Management (www.rmcresortmanagement.com) is the leading resort management company on Hilton Head Island, providing a full suite of resort operations services as well as innovative rental and sales and marketing expertise to association boards. The company’s hands-on executive team prides itself on being highly accessible to its clients and dedicated to building synergistic relationships in the communities they serve. RMC stays current with the latest developments in strategies and technology to help clients effectively control costs while keeping their resorts marketable to the next generation of owners. In addition to ARDA, RMC is an active member of many other industry organizations including TBMA, CAI, and VRMA.
RMC’s President and CEO Joe Nahman, RRP*, is a licensed Property Manager-In-Charge, an RCI Master Broker and holds both the CAI Certified Manager of Community Associations and Association Management Specialist designations.
About Resort Source
Resort Source Timeshare Resales has been working with home owner boards to sell both association and individually owned weeks at legacy resorts for over 15 years. They also have special relationships with several of the large public companies to sell their branded resale units. Resort Source is active in the LTRBA and NTOA.
C.A.R.E. (Cooperative Association of Resort Exchangers) is an international trade organization made up of professionals from travel and resort companies who ally themselves together to provide the best possible service to their clients. Its members are located throughout the United States, Canada, Mexico, Europe and Australia. Member companies represent more than 2,500 vacation properties and service approximately one million members.
*Nahman is a Registered Resort Professional (RRP) with the American Resort Development Association (ARDA), in Washington, DC.