AUSTIN, Texas, Aug. 17, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- HomeAway, Inc. (NASDAQ: AWAY), the world's largest online marketplace for vacation rentals, will host RezFest®, the premier technology conference for vacation rental management professionals, at the Red Rock Casino in Las Vegas on September 25-27, 2012. Now in its seventh year, RezFest is hosted for the second time by HomeAway Software for Professionals (HASP), the property management software arm of HomeAway®.
This year RezFest welcomes Tom Flick as its keynote speaker. Flick is a seasoned veteran, both as a former NFL quarterback and speaker to more than 3,000 corporate events and will share his unmatched expertise in business leadership inspiration. Attendees may save $100 by signing up before August 25 at the RezFest website: http://software.homeaway.com/vacation-rentals/news-events/rezfest.
"HomeAway is especially excited to unveil new initiatives and product features at RezFest this year that showcase our commitment to providing the most effective management and marketing solutions for vacation rental managers," says HASP Vice President Bill Furlong.
HomeAway Co-founder and CEO Brian Sharples and other members of the HomeAway executive team and leading industry veterans will also be on-hand to provide insight into the state of professional property management today and what managers can expect from HomeAway in the future.
For information leading up to RezFest, follow HASP on Twitter @HomeAwaySoftPro and the official conference hashtag #RezFest2012.
About HomeAway, Inc.
HomeAway, Inc., based in Austin, Texas, is the world's leading online marketplace of vacation rentals, with sites representing approximately 735,000 paid vacation rental home listings throughout 168 countries. HomeAway® offers an extensive selection of vacation homes that provide travelers with memorable experiences and benefits, especially more room to relax, 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 of websites includes 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.com in Spain; AlugueTemporada.com.br in Brazil; and HomeAway.com.au in Australia.
In addition, HomeAway 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.
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