Daniel Chavez Moran Recipient of Llave Del Progreso Award

Daniel Chavez Moran, founder of Grupo Vidanta and the Vidanta Foundation, was awarded the “Llave Del Progreso” (Key of Progress) Award by the Abastecedores Turisticos A.C. for contributions to the Hospitality Industry. The award, given to pioneers in the categories...Read more

Bahamas: Grand Lucayan Names Patricia Bradley as National Sales Manager

Grand Lucayan has appointed Patricia Z. Bradley as National Sales Manager for the Grand Bahama Island property. In her new role, Bradley will work with Grand Lucayan’s Director of Sales, Mary DiPasquale, from headquarters in South Florida to develop effective...Read more

Britain: Virtuoso Honors NoteWorthy During Travel Week

International luxury travel network Virtuoso celebrated its top destination partners at its Destination Showcase Dinner & Award where British experience specialists NoteWorthy were recognized as the winner of Best on-site Provider 2014. NoteWorthy is the first on-site provider from Britain...Read more

Switzerland Tourism Wins Virtuoso Award

At its annual conference last week in Las Vegas, Virtuoso, the leading international luxury travel network with nearly 9,000 travel advisors, announces winners of awards in various categories. “To receive the Virtuoso Tourism Board of the Year Award for the...Read more

Big Five Tours & Expeditions Receives Nod From Virtuoso

International luxury travel network, Virtuoso, celebrated the close of its annual Virtuoso Travel Week event with its festive gala and Virtuoso Awards, where Big Five Tours & Expeditions was recognized as the winner of 2014 Sustainable Tourism Leadership. Held at...Read more

Malta Tourism Authority Appoints Paul Begeja as New CEO

The Malta Tourism Authority (MTA) Board confirmed the appointment of Paul Bugeja, former president of the Malta Hotels and Restaurants Association, as its new CEO effective September 16, 2014. Mr Bugeja has held senior positions within the Corinthia Group for the...Read more

Trinidad & Tobago’s Tourist Board Appoints New CEO

The Board of Directors of the Tourism Development Company of Trinidad and Tobago Limited (TDC) have announced the appointment of Keith Chin as the organization’s new Chief Executive Officer, effective August 4, 2014. “It is a pleasure to be given...Read more

Virtuoso Names 10 Hottest Destinations During Travel Week

Leading luxury travel network Virtuoso, harnessing data from its worldwide travel agency members, today revealed where the affluent will be venturing for the remainder of 2014, including the crucial holiday time and winter months. Announced during the network’s annual Virtuoso...Read more

Travelsavers Expands Into Romania With Addition of Danubius Travel

TRAVELSAVERS Worldwide Independent Network (TWIN) has expanded its European presence in Eastern Europe with the addition of Danubius Travel. This marks TWIN’s debut in Romania. “We’re delighted to welcome Danubius Travel into the TWIN family,” says Rick Mazza, President and...Read more

Christopher Pollock Named General Manager for Pink Sands Resort

Christopher N. Pollock, a 35-year veteran of the hospitality industry, has been named general manager of Pink Sands Resort, located on Harbour Island in the Out Islands of the Bahamas. The beachfront property is undergoing a renovation of its cottages...Read more