CHTA President Karolin Troubetzkoy Welcomes Barbados’ First Female Prime Minister

MIAMI (May 28, 2018) – The resounding mandate that Barbados’ first female prime minister earned from the electorate is a vote of confidence for women in leadership throughout the Caribbean, says Karolin Troubetzkoy, President of the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA), as she congratulated incoming Barbadian Prime Minister Mia Mottley on her, and her […]

CHTA CALLS FOR NOMINATIONS FOR CHIEF AWARDS

Ewald Biemans (center), Owner of Bucuti and Tara Beach Resort, with CHTA’s Bill Clegg and Karolin Troubetzkoy at last year’s awards CHTA CALLS FOR NOMINATIONS FOR CHIEF AWARDS Caribbean Hospitality Industry Exchange Forum (CHIEF) to recognize best practices MIAMI (April 20, 2018) – The Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA) is inviting the region’s hospitality […]

CHTA FOCUSES ON CARIBBEAN UNITY, INNOVATION AS KEY INDUSTRY FORUM NEARS

  MIAMI (April 13, 2018) – The fourth annual Caribbean Hospitality Industry Exchange Forum (CHIEF), the premier educational forum for Caribbean hospitality and tourism professionals, is slated for June 22-24, 2018, at the Hyatt Regency in Miami. The Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA) announced that plans are set for the top regional gathering where unity […]

HOTEL EXECUTIVE APPLAUDS GROWING ROLE OF CARIBBEAN WOMEN IN TOURISM, WANTS OBSTACLES ADDRESSED

HOTEL EXECUTIVE APPLAUDS GROWING ROLE OF CARIBBEAN WOMEN IN TOURISM, WANTS OBSTACLES ADDRESSED MIAMI (March 8, 2018) – A prominent Caribbean tourism leader is calling on the region’s leaders to pay more attention to the need to protect and support women working in tourism, the region’s biggest money earner. Karolin Troubetzkoy, executive director of St. Lucia’s storied […]

NEW CARIBBEAN JOBS BANK AIMS TO MATCH WORKERS WITH OPPORTUNITIES

Priority focus given to six destinations impacted by recent hurricanes MIAMI, Florida (January 10, 2018) – Sparked by the need to assist Caribbean tourism industry workers impacted by last fall’s hurricanes, the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA) has created a “jobs bank” to match candidates with tourism-related employment opportunities. The jobs bank, which was […]

JAMAICA TO HOST 2019 CARIBBEAN TRAVEL MARKETPLACE

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (February 4, 2018) – The Caribbean’s largest tourism marketing event will be held in Jamaica next year. The Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA) officially announced that the 37th edition of Caribbean Travel Marketplace will be held at the Montego Bay Convention Centre from January 29 to 31, 2019. The event […]

CARIBBEAN HOTELS REPORTING STRONG HOLIDAY SEASON

MIAMI (December 21, 2017) – Holiday travelers are escaping to the Caribbean, with hotels in most destinations not impacted by this year’s hurricanes reporting occupancies in excess of 90 percent over the holiday season. “More than 70 percent of the Caribbean was not impacted by hurricanes Irma and Maria and travelers are discovering the incredible […]