The vacanceselect Camping Story

Chronology

2019

  • Aymar Hénin appointed as Chairman of the Board of Vacanceselect

2018

  • The AMAC brand purchased
  • Vacaliens becomes Vacanceselect
  • First Tohapi Campsites set up as franchises
  • The ‘Vacanceselect Academy’, the first outdoor hospitality university, is founded.
  • Acquisition of Vacanceselect – Selectcamp
  • Launch of the loyalty program ‘Myclub’

2017

  • Christophe Alaux appointed as Chairman of the Board at Vacalians
  • Olivier Ganivenq appointed as Chairman of the Supervisory Board

2016

  • Acquisition of Adriatic Kamp

2015

  • Permira becomes Vacalians Group’s majority shareholder

2014

2013

  • Creation of Vacalians Group

2012

  • Capital opened up
  • 21 CP consolidates Village Center and Vacances Directes
  • Acquisition of the referencing centre Gain

2011

  • Acquisition of Vacances Directes
  • Acquisition of Kawan
  • Acquisition of Socnat

2007

  • Start of mobile home sales business

2006

  • Creation of the Village Center brand

2003

  • Fifteen years ago the founders of the Group, Gilbert and Olivier Ganivenq, acquired their first campsite, the Camping de l’Europe in Vic la Gardiole in the South of France.