Scrub Island Resort, Spa & Marina Announces Partnership with London-Based Marketing Firm, ClubCenturia

Posted by Scrub Island, March 2014

BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS – Scrub Island Resort, Spa & Marina – the newest luxury private-island resort in the British Virgin Islands – has announced a new partnership with ClubCenturia, a London-based sales and marketing company. The partnership is intended to increase presence and generate business for the resort from the United Kingdom, Continental Europe, and Russia and its Commonwealth of Independent States. ClubCenturia represents a number of exceptional resort properties in the Caribbean and beyond.

“The UK is a key leisure market for the resort and we’re looking to build this business by providing enhanced connectivity to our leisure and group markets overseas,” said Scott Ward, Scrub Island Resort, Spa & Marina director of marketing and sales. “We believe ClubCenturia has the skill and experience needed to connect the resort together with visitors eager to experience such an exclusive location.”

Heading Scrub Island Resort’s UK efforts will be Max Tchanturia, founder of ClubCenturia, who has held sales and marketing roles in travel and hospitality in New York and London, utilizing a wealth of international experience and expertise to the benefit of all ClubCenturia clients.

“We’re confident this partnership will be productive, as our clientele appreciates the kind of luxury, prestige and fantastic service for which Scrub Island Resort is already well known,” said Tchanturia.

For more information on Scrub Island Resort, Spa & Marina call toll free U.S. 877-890-7444 or visit

About Scrub Island Resort, Spa & Marina, BVI

Opened in July 2010, Scrub Island Resort, Spa & Marina is named after its location, a serene 230-acre private-island haven situated at the east end of Tortola in the British Virgin Islands. The first luxury resort development in the destination in more than 15 years and first member of Marriott’s Autograph Collection in the Caribbean, the resort is tucked into a rugged cliff overlooking the Atlantic Ocean, Caribbean Sea and neighboring uninhabited islands. It features 52 guest accommodations as well as a collection of two-, three- and four-bedroom villas, the intimate Ixora Spa, world-class restaurants including the popular Caravela, three private beaches and a 55-slip marina. For more information, call toll free U.S. 813-849-4153 or visit

About Mainsail Lodging and Development Group

Mainsail Lodging and Development is a Tampa-based hospitality company that develops and operates lodging products in the Southeastern US and the Caribbean. Their properties include Scrub Island Resort, Spa & Marina (, a private island resort in the British Virgin Islands and member of Autograph Collection® of Marriott International; Mainsail Beach Inn (, a boutique beachfront hotel and marina on Anna Maria Island, Florida; Mainsail Suites Hotel and Conference Center ( in Tampa, Florida; Mainsail South, a 328-unit apartment and corporate housing complex in South Tampa; and Mainsail Apartment Homes, a 360-unit apartment community in Tampa’s Westshore district. The company also operates corporate housing throughout the Southeast, exclusively managing the Florida market for Oakwood Worldwide® under both its ExecuStay® ( and Oakwood® ( brands, while also operating ExecuStay ( in Georgia, portions of Alabama, and The Carolinas. Opening December 2013 in Tampa, Florida, the boutique food-focused Epicurean Hotel ( is being developed in collaboration with the legendary Bern’s Steak House and will be the first newly constructed property in the United States to join the Autograph Collection®.

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