About Us

Armstrong Timeshare Association (ATA) has been created exclusively for timeshare resorts and HOAs and to assist timeshare resort risk managers and brokers. Our products include comprehensive insurance programs designed specifically for the Timeshare and HOAs industries and the distinct insurance profile for which, often times, basic insurance does not adequately cover. The ATA program includes a property restoration component for major losses assuring minimal downtime and loss mitigation.


Desmond (Des) Armstrong, President & CEO

Des Armstrong, founder of Armstrong Timeshare Association, has more than 30 years of experience working with over 150 unique timeshares, timeshare management companies, timeshare homeowner associations and has direct experience with disaster management and related services associated with the timeshare industry. Des developed Armstrong Timeshare Association to provide a risk management resource to the industry as it specifically relates to asset protection. He believes that asset protection is achieved through a combination of information, education, loss control and insurance.
Des has spent his career designing programs for specific commercial industries. He has partnered with several companies that understand the unique exposures associated with timeshares and the related items that drive the cost of protecting against these risks.
Des, a native of Dublin, Ireland began his career in London, England where he continues to have considerable business relationships with Lloyds of London and affiliated syndicates.