Wyndham Unveils New Resort at National Harbor, Donates $25,000 to The Fishing School

Jan 25, 2010, 11:25 ET from Wyndham Worldwide Corporation

NATIONAL HARBOR, Md., Jan. 25 /PRNewswire/ --


Wyndham Vacation Ownership will unveil their newest 250 room resort at National Harbor.  The resort, which is more than seventy-five percent sold out, will create hundreds of new jobs and have an estimated annual $48.6 million in economic impact to the region.  This is the only newly built property Wyndham will open worldwide in 2010.

In addition, Wyndham will announce the kick off of a long-term partnership with The Fishing School, a non-profit after school education and enrichment program.  Commemorating the partnership, Wyndham will donate $25,000 to The Fishing School as well as host a student and their family at the resort four times a year for a three-night vacation.  This program will be an award given to an outstanding student for his or her performance each quarter.  


Wyndham Vacation Ownership CEO, Franz Hanning

Prince George's County Executive, Jack Johnson

Founder of the Fishing School, Tom Lewis


Tuesday, January 26, 1:30PM


Wyndham Vacation Resorts at National Harbor

250 Mariner Passage

Second Floor

National Harbor, MD 20745

For more information about Wyndham Worldwide Corporation and its businesses, please visit www.WyndhamWorldwide.com.


J. Peter Donald



SOURCE Wyndham Worldwide Corporation