Nicola Butler Becomes Partner at NoteWorthy

Luxury travel company NoteWorthy, has appointed Nicola Butler as joint partner. Nicola, who takes her place on the board alongside founder Susie Worthy, has been leading the NoteWorthy team for the past two years and, together with Susie, is credited...Read more

Alexandre de Brouwer Named General Manager for Hyatt Ziva Puerto Vallarta

Playa Hotels & Resorts announced the appointment of Alexandre de Brouwer as General Manager for Hyatt Ziva Puerto Vallarta, which is scheduled to open this month. The new all inclusive resort is at the site of the former Dreams Puerto...Read more

Peter Hopgood Appointed Chairman of the Board Of Meet Puerto Rico

The Board of Directors of Meet Puerto Rico have confirmed the appointment of Peter Hopgood as Chairman of the Board. In his new role, Hopgood’s leadership will be fundamental in supporting Meet Puerto Rico’s activities, its functions, and goals. “Meet...Read more

St. Martin: Belmond La Samanna Appoints New General Manager

On the heels of its seasonal reopening, Belmond La Samanna in St. Martin has confirmed the appointment of Michael Schoonewagen as the property’s newest General Manager. “Michael’s luxury industry expertise and global perspective makes him an ideal fit to step...Read more

Finland: Anni Vepsäläinen Appointed Managing Director of Finnish Fair Corporation.

Anni Vepsäläinen has been appointed Managing Director of the Finnish Fair Corporation. “Anni Vepsäläinen’s wide experience of various executive and expert positions and strategic leadership will provide the ideal support for Messukeskus’ future plans for improving its service design and...Read more

The Landings St. Lucia Gets New Managing Director

Experienced hospitality executive Kashmie Ali, who has spent 25 years in corporate leadership, has returned to St. Lucia as the new managing director of The Landings St. Lucia. The Caribbean hospitality professional previously spent nine years in St. Lucia as...Read more

Aranui Cruises Appoints Rani Chaves as North American Business Development Manager

Aranui Cruises, operator of the Aranui 3 mixed passenger-cargo vessel in French Polynesia, recently announced that Rani Chaves has joined the Arauni Cruises team as the new business development manager for North America. As business development manager, Chaves will be...Read more

Playa Resorts Names Pilar Arizmendi Director of Sales & Marketing for Mexico

Playa Resorts Management has announced the appointment of Pilar Arizmendi as Director of Sales and Marketing for Mexico. Playa Resorts Management is the operational management component of Playa Hotels & Resorts, B.V. Arizmendi joins Playa from Las Brisas Hotel Collection...Read more

Puerto Rico: The St. Regis Bahia Beach Resort Announces Two Key Appointments

The St. Regis Bahia Beach Resort has announced the appointments of Tiago Sarmento as Hotel Manager and Dawn Parisi as Director of Sales & Marketing. In his new role, Sarmento will oversee daily operations and activate strategy on the ground....Read more

The Travel Institute Announces Caribbean Geography Bee Grand Prize Winner

The Travel Institute, in conjunction with the release of its newly revised Destination Specialist Caribbean course, has completed its second annual Geography Bee competition. For the last eight weeks, travel professionals were asked to identify an attraction that was featured...Read more