Collective iQ – Collection News and Blog
Calling all women who love wine and love to travel! We are thrilled to announce we’ll have two wine and travel experts co-hosting our #TravelWell Twitter conversation this month to discuss what women need to know to have an incredible travel experience with wine at the center of it.
Our Member Referral 45-Day Blitz held in the spring was a huge success, bringing in 72 qualified referrals. Michael de Anda repeated his December performance as our top referring Member; Tod Nielson and Harry and Dawn Leatherwood also showed great support of The Collection with their high number of referrals.
It is my secret ambition (though now you know) to bring my wife and four daughters to every continent before my oldest graduates from high school. I have two years, and now that we just returned from Africa, only two more continents to go: Asia and Australia.
I hope that this letter finds you enjoying the summer months and the travels that come with them. Our summer newsletter comes on the heels of a number of accomplishments that enhance your enjoyment of membership and support the growth of The Collection; providing you and your family with ever-increasing travel experiences.
Mixing drinks is not rocket science, although the world’s top bartenders are certainly taking mixology to daring heights with their cutting edge molecular technology. Quintess is picking up the second round by hosting events for Members and their friends with the theme of Mastering Mixology; in fact, many Members say that these events are the best way to introduce new people to the Club community and boost Member referrals.
Our Quintess Beyond Galapagos experiences on the Grand Odyssey are almost sold out. Space is limited and going fast for these amazing sailing excursions. Contact Marta Knowles, VP Quintess Beyond at 720.220.1423 or firstname.lastname@example.org before August 22nd to reserve your suite on this extraordinary ship:
Eight exceptional experiences await you with Quintess Beyond 2012: the Mediterranean Sea, the Galapagos Islands, Southeast Asia, Tanzania, Botswana, South Africa, Kenya and St. Martin!
"A lake is the landscape's most beautiful and expressive feature. It is Earth's eye; looking into which the beholder measures the depth of his own nature."
Ever wonder why we say those words as we lift our glass? I have yet to encounter a culture that does not lift their glass in some fashion to the heavens (and perhaps the gods) to celebrate their bounty, or make a divine offering. Whether it is red, white, the palest yellow, pink or the deepest purple, wine makes most of us feel fine.
We are thrilled to announce the addition of a second Quintess home on Maui! As one of our most popular destinations, we know that you will love Lani Kai ("beautiful ocean"), your new three-bedroom, 3,100-square-foot property
In an effort to improve the unhealthy eating habit of many Americans, countless chefs are going back to basics. They are choosing local ingredients that are packed with nutrients, leave a smaller footprint (less fossil fuel consumption), and are not sprayed with pesticides or other chemicals.
There are still a few reservations available for our Yoga and Wellness Retreat in Los Cabos, from October 23 to 28, 2011. While Shannon is teaching at yoga conferences around the country and Linda is leading culinary tours of Italy, your dedicated chefs in Mexico are busy designing the perfect menus:
The High Lights festival in Montreal has often celebrated a specific country, region or city, but last March, the focus turned to women. Top billing went to 31 female chefs and 25 wine producers from around the world who represent a new generation of women coming into their own in the food and wine industries.
Imagine. You step off the plane in Mexico, where tropical sun and sea breezes greet you. You are met by your private chauffeur who whisks you away to your luxuriously appointed home in Los Cabos where you and fellow Quintess women await a full week of wellness, gourmet food and yoga.
Complete Collection: The Quintess Collection Opens Doors to International Luxury Digs.
Travel to more of the places you’ve always wanted to go, and experience them with local knowledge and private access via the newly launched destination collection from Club Holdings, LLC. The Quintess Collection, made up of Quintess, DUO by Quintess, and THE TOUR CLUB, which debuted in May, provides access to over 100 luxury homes and experiences in more than 40 destinations worldwide. Members benefit from customized travel planning, exclusive relationships with private clubs and resorts, and the expertise of destination hosts.