GTN Contest Winners 2017

Global Winter Wonderland Festival Attendees Win Grand Prize
Global Travel Network Drawing Selects Oroville Family

OVERLAND PARK, KS (February 28, 2017)Global Connections, Inc. (GCI), the highly-respected developer, travel club fulfillment and service provider, proudly announces the Grand Prize winners in an annual drawing held by its authorized distributor Global Travel Network (GTN).

This year’s Grand Prize winners of a $2500 Target Gift Card were selected at random from hundreds of entries at the Cal Expo Winter Wonderland event.

According to Scott Nichols, President of GTN, The Araya Family were incredulous when they were notified of their good fortune. “When we first received the letter we didn’t believe it; but upon calling and confirming it, we were excited to receive the prize.”

Nichols said Mrs. Araya told him that “the older kids will get new clothes; the younger kids will get new toys and we’ll donate some of it.”

Headquartered in Salt Lake City, Utah and open since August of 2002, GTN has three sales centers. In addition to Salt Lake City, GTN also has centers in Denver, Colorado and Roseville, California. GTN is an authorized distributor for GCI and its travel club product, Global Discovery Vacations, which provides a membership based on “Star Credits”, allowing members to select a vacation program to fit their lifestyle and budget.

With distributors and sales centers located throughout the United States, Global Connections (headquartered in Overland Park, KS) provides members with a host of benefits and vacationing options including condominium stays in 700 North American resorts, cruises, campground options and even a discount buying service. GCI is the owner and developer of resorts in California, Florida, Tennessee, and Colorado and further owns and leases multiple resort condominium units throughout the United States, Canada, Mexico and the Caribbean.

To become a distributor or learn more about Global Connections, Global Discovery Vacations and the company’s products and services, call Melanie Gring at 561-417-7559.

About Global Connections, Inc.

Global Connections, Inc. is based in Overland Park, KS, opening in 1996 as a travel club fulfillment and service provider.  Considered a leader in the travel club industry, GCI offers the members of its Global Discovery Vacations club program a wide variety of leisure benefits and vacation options at more than 700 North American resorts.  GCI is the developer and owner of resorts in California, Florida, Tennessee and Colorado as well as owning and leasing numerous resort condominium units throughout the U.S., Canada, Mexico and Caribbean. For more information about GCI visit
For more information about GCI's Travel Agency, call 855-999-7654 or email questions via the website

About Global Discovery Vacations

Global Discovery Vacations is a respected membership based travel club offering its members access to condominium accommodations, cruise and tour vacations, a full-service travel agency, a concierge program, and other leisure benefits. For more information about Global Discovery Vacations visit


For Additional Information Contact
Melanie Gring at 561.417.7559
Media Contact: Georgi Bohrod 619-255-1661