CHICAGO — SITE Foundation has launched Auction 2.0, a fund-raising initiative supporting its mission to enhance the awareness and effectiveness of motivational experiences and incentive travel, it was announced Sept. 27.
Held in association with the Foundation’s premier events, SITE Classic and SITE Nite North America, the online auction opened Sept. 26 and closes Oct. 24. Participation in the auction is open to the public, so anyone can #bidforit.
Proceeds from the auction help fund critical research and educational programming to elevate the knowledge and skills of incentive travel professionals around the globe.
“This year the Foundation partnered with Brojure to create an exciting digital portfolio where people can shop by region or experience and imagine their journey. We have also extended the auction dates to enable more time for potential bidders to explore the amazing travel packages and share the opportunity with their friends and family,” said John J. Iannini, CIS, CTC, SITE Foundation vice-president, fundraising and vice-president, Melia Hotels International. “We hope everyone will participate in the auction to help enable the SITE Foundation’s continued investment in quality research and education for incentive travel professionals.”
Auction 2.0 features dozens of travel packages to destinations around the world, from the beaches of the Caribbean, to historic European skylines and bustling cities in the Middle East.