MIAMI (March 13, 2017) - Seasoned hotel industry professional Stacy Cox is the new president of the Caribbean Society of Hotel Association Executives (CSHAE). Cox was recently appointed to the leadership position during board meetings that preceded the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association's (CHTA) annual Caribbean Travel Marketplace event in The Bahamas.
Sandals Royal Barbados Property is Available for Booking for Stays Starting December 20. Sandals Resorts is thrilled to announce its second property in Barbados, Sandals Royal Barbados This all suite resort is available for booking today for stays beginning December 20, 2017. According to Sandals Resorts chairman, Gordon “Butch” Stewart, the new, stand-alone resort was originally conceived as an expansion of the nearby Sandals Barbados.
NEW YORK, NY – March 16, 2017 – Over 150 Travel agents in Maryland and over 70 agencies in Southern Massachusetts, Rhode Island and Connecticut experienced the warmth of Jamaica through the Jamaica Tourist Board’s (JTB) during the annual Winter Sales Call Blitz Series. JTB’s Business Development Officers Victoria Harper and Christopher Dobson brought true Jamaican hospitality to the travel agents, positioning Destination Jamaica as the obvious tropical escape from the biting winter chills.
Richmond, VA, March 15, 2017 — Daniel Durazo, Director of Communications for leading travel insurance provider Allianz Global Assistance, delivered the keynote address at the 2016 Tourism Service Excellence Awards in Montego Bay, Jamaica, highlighting the importance of the customer experience to service excellence. The gala event is Jamaica’s highest national accolade to be given to persons and organizations in the tourism sector in recognition of service excellence.
Sandals Royal Caribbean’s All-New Over-the-Water Bungalows Open for Guests. Sandals Resorts is thrilled to announce that Sandal Royal Caribbean’s 12 new Over-the-Water Bungalows will open and welcome their first guests on Saturday, March 4th, 2017. These gorgeous Over-the-Water Bungalows deliver complete immersion of the fine turquoise waters and rich marine life below. Glass vision floor panels and lit water ensure guests can enjoy undersea views at any time. Couples can also admire the beauty of the ocean from their private outdoor Tranquility Soaking Tub for two or from their over-water hammocks.
MIAMI, Florida (February 27, 2017) The Islands of the Bahamas was one of the only destinations exclusively featured at the recent Miami International Boat Show, held February 16-20, at the Miami Marine Stadium Park & Basin in Miami, Florida. Now in its 77th year, the five day event which attracted some 100,000 persons, featured 2,000 professional exhibitors showcasing more than 3,000 boat types under tent and on sea, ranging from cruise liners, sports fishing yachts, personal water crafts, customs boats, dinghies, sail, pedal, wooden and power boats, to docking tools, marine accessories, electronics, engines, navigational equipment, nautical gifts and apparel to business services for marines and boating industries.
LOS ANGELES, CA – February 28, 2017 –Celebrities Win Luxury Jamaican Getaway At Pre-Oscar Event –Dian Holland, Jamaica Tourist Board’s Business Development Officer, West USA (above left) and Jennifer Yokum (above right) of Say Hi to Everyone Travel, representing Jewel Resorts welcomed celebrities visiting the ECOLUXE Pre-Oscar Celebrity Lounge at the Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills, California.
MIAMI (March 1, 2017) - The Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association Education Foundation (CHTAEF) has advised the application deadline for its scholarship program is Thursday, March 30, 2017. Scholarships are open to Caribbean students and industry professionals pursuing higher education or professional development in the hospitality and tourism field and are awarded with support from CHTAEF sponsors and supporters.