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Phone: (216) 258-6855 View Additional Phone Numbers 18615 Detroit Rd., Suite B-10, Lakewood, OH 44107 ! Buckeye Vacations LLC is Believed to Be Out of Business !
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Based on BBB files, this business has a BBB Rating of No Rating. The reason is as follows:
- This business has no rating because BBB has information indicating it is out of business.
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Additional Complaint Information
This company first came to the attention of the Cleveland BBB in February, 2011, when several area consumers received a post card which included a Carnival Cruise Line logo.
The card states "In celebration of our Grand Opening in your area, You have been selected to receive a "Complimentary 8 Day/7-Night Cruise for 2 with an outside cabin, leaving from any major port in the U.S." The card also said "Call within 48 hours. You will also receive as a bonus 2 Roundtrip Airfares Leaving from or Going to Any Major Airport in the Continental U.S.!!"
Consumers report that recipients must attend a presentation at a local hotel in order to qualify for the cruise. (Although the card contains the Carnival Cruise Line logo, it also includes the following disclaimer: "This promotion is not sponsored by or affiliated with Carnival Cruise Lines, but they are a major supplier.")
Consumers report the presentation is given by owner, Corie Wilner, who makes reference to having office locations in Florida and Nevada. The focus of the presentation is a travel membership program which guarantees discounts on air fair, rental cars and hotels. Consumers report the price of the travel membership is $8995 with some fee reduction offered.
Attendees who do not sign up for the program are provided gift vouchers. One, for a cruise, requires a $99 refundable deposit. The other, for airfare, requires a $75 refundable deposit. Subject to specific terms & conditions, both are provided by VIP Travel Reservations of Port Orange, Florida.
The BBB has confirmed the company was first registered by Mr. Corie Wilner with the Ohio Secretary of State on January 14, 2011. The BBB has, to date, been unable to confirm the existence of any Florida or Nevada companies with whom Mr. Wilner may have been affiliated.
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Type of Entity
Limited Liability Company (LLC)
Business ManagementMr. Corie Wilner, Owner Ms. JoAnne Pirovolos, Customer Service Manager
Out of Business
BBB had received no response to several complaints filed against this company since June of 2011. Subsequently, on September 6, 2011, BBB called the company at 216-258-6855. However, that number is now being answered by another business.
BBB also called the leasing manager at the 18615 Detroit Road address and was advised the company had vacated the premises within the past several months.
As of September 8, 2011, neither mail nor e-mails have been returned as non-deliverable.