Bellmore, N.Y. – After nearly five months of construction, the first SuperClubs Vacation Store officially opened on March 24 inside a Carlson Wagonlit Travel leisure agency here owned by Ellen and Sy Lassman.
The Lassmans celebrated with a ribbon-cutting ceremony and open house with such guests as Nassau County Executive Thomas Gulotta; Joseph Issa, SuperClubs’ executive vice president; Michael Batt, Carlson Leisure Group president and chief executive officer, and Roger Block, executive vice president of the associate division.
Designed to offer a smattering of what SuperClubs resorts represent, the agency features its own beach area, mini-golf course, wedding gazebo, bedroom with bath, dining terrace, check-in desk and photo panels of the SuperClubs brands.
The agency was also open for general viewing on March 25, giving its clients the chance to experience the vacation store firsthand.
Picture caption: On hand for the opening of the new SuperClubs Vacation Store in Bellmore N.Y., are, from left, owners Sy and Helen Lassman; Roger Block, executive vice president of the associate division; Joseph Issa, executive vice president of SuperClubs, an Michael Batt, president and chief executive officer of Carlson Leisure Group.
Source: Travel Agent Magazine