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Largest Timeshare Website Registers Half a Million

Seattle, WA February 16, 2005., the largest timeshare marketplace from the founder of, surpassed half a million registered users today and is growing by over 50,000 a month. The website offers timeshare resort condominiums for rent, purchase and exchange. The rapid growth is attributed to an increase in advertising as well as word-of-mouth advocacy among its users. "Members are telling us their success stories of how they moved their unit at a fair price, or that they found a surprising resort condo vacation, and then they are telling others," says Randy Conrads, CEO. ( is a member-supported marketplace connecting travelers and the timeshare community. It offers exceptional resort accommodations for rent, purchase, and exchange directly between users. The site has 4,800 resorts represented from around the world, with 35,000 posted units and thousands of member-provided resort ratings and reviews. Launched in November, 2002, the company was started by Randy Conrads, who also founded the successful website, which was acquired last year by United Online, Inc. (Nasdaq:UNTD).