The International Society of Hospitality Consultants (ISHC) has opened nominations for the prestigious Rising Star Award Caribbean to be presented at the Caribbean Hotel & Resort Investment Summit (CHRIS). This is the tenth year ISHC and CHRIS have collaborated to recognize young, talented leadership in the Caribbean region.
Even as infections of the novel coronavirus seemed to be slowing at one point last week, the effects of the epidemic on the global tourism industry were accelerating rapidly.
Europe saw its number of international tourist arrivals expand by 4% in 2019 compared to the previous year to remain the most visited region worldwide - The US remains the largest long-haul source market of tourist arrivals to European destinations - As China is one of the major outbound travel markets worldwide, restrictions and bans to prevent the spread of COVID-19 will take a toll on the tourism industry
In this newly created role, Erica will provide dedicated leadership and focus to drive CWTs product strategy and offerings in the market. She will report to Patrick Andersen, US EVP & Chief Strategy and Commerce Officer at CWT.