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Jamaica to host Caribbean Travel Marketplace May 20-22, 2024

Montego Bay Conference Centre

JAMAICA, July 22, 2023/ — Jamaica will host the forty second version of the Caribbean Resort and Tourism Affiliation’s (CHTA) Caribbean Travel Marketplace, May 20-22, 2024.

CHTA President Nicola Madden-Greig thanked the Jamaican authorities, notably Tourism Minister Edmund Bartlett and the Jamaica Resort & Vacationer Affiliation (JHTA), for generously partnering with CHTA to host the affiliation’s most vital occasion, which brings collectively consumers and sellers of the area’s tourism services.

“We at CHTA are delighted that Jamaica is constructing on the large success of our Marketplace this yr in Barbados as a result of it’s the place offers are made, permitting new and established consumers from all corners of the world to entry a wealthy providing of journey merchandise and experiences all through the Caribbean,” stated Madden-Greig.

She defined Marketplace was final held in Jamaica in 2019, and delegates are eager to return to the island to expertise new and newly refreshed choices.

Madden-Greig, who’s at the moment the Group Director of Advertising and marketing and Gross sales for The Courtleigh Hospitality Group in Jamaica, stated Marketplace was additionally “the place these of us within the trade meet, collaborate, strategize and get smarter about how greatest to share the Caribbean expertise with guests from around the globe.”

The commerce present gathers the area’s diverse and various suppliers to ink offers with consumers in the course of the Marketplace conferences. This B2B change is a significant part of the gathering.

Noting the anticipated presence of journey writers and tourism reporters, she reminded that Caribbean Travel Marketplace was about rather more than solidifying contracts: “It’s a chance for locations, inns, resorts and points of interest to inform their distinctive tales to high native, regional and worldwide media who’re in attendance.”

Minister Bartlett was happy to welcome Marketplace individuals to the Montego Bay Conference Centre subsequent spring, noting Jamaica had a lot to supply – not solely concerning the nation’s tourism belongings but in addition classes in resilience and the essential want to get better rapidly and to thrive after crises.

Bartlett, a key architect and co-founder of the International Tourism Resilience and Disaster Administration Centre, which tracks disruptions to mitigate and handle their results, asserted: “At Caribbean Travel Marketplace, we will present the world how the Caribbean tourism sector’s resilience has made our vacation spot safe and secure for locals and guests alike.”

He added: “It’s fairly becoming to have Jamaica host this premier regional occasion as we proceed on our path to development. This occasion will add enormously to our tourism suppliers and consumers and in the end create robust partnerships shifting ahead. It should additionally present multi vacation spot alternatives for individuals who might want to have completely different experiences over the interval.”

“This prestigious occasion provides an vital platform to showcase the wealthy choices and experiences of Jamaica and the broader Caribbean area,” stated Robin Russell, President of the JHTA, who added that whereas the journey trade can look ahead to productive conferences throughout their keep, they may even expertise the extraordinary hospitality and heat for which Jamaica is thought.

Madden-Greig additionally hinted that Marketplace 42 will supply some new components that may improve the general expertise, comparable to the enormously profitable Caribbean Travel Discussion board & Awards, which is now in its third version.

The Discussion board, which can be held on Monday, May 20, forward of the official begin of Marketplace, will function thought leaders and specialists from a number of locations and organizations and deal with the tourism enterprise. The occasion additionally acknowledges excellence throughout the sector with awards for excellent people and organizations.

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Concerning the Caribbean Resort and Tourism Affiliation (CHTA)

The Caribbean Resort and Tourism Affiliation (CHTA) is the Caribbean’s main affiliation representing the pursuits of nationwide lodge and tourism associations. For greater than 60 years, CHTA has been the spine of the Caribbean hospitality trade. Working with some 1,000 lodge and allied members, and 33 Nationwide Resort Associations, CHTA is shaping the Caribbean’s future and serving to members to develop their companies. Whether or not serving to to navigate essential points in gross sales and advertising, sustainability, legislative points, rising applied sciences, local weather change, knowledge and intelligence or, searching for avenues and concepts to higher market and handle companies, CHTA helps members on points which matter most.

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