appointed Culture Manager at
A Miami native, Almirall is a graduate of Florida International University where she earned a degree in communications, studying public relations and business communication.
appointed Sales Manager at
With over a decade in sales, Tyndale, a New Orleans native, has held positions in sales with hotels including TPG Hotels and Resorts, where she worked her way up from sales manager to regional sales manager, overseeing sales at multiple Starwood and Marriott hotels.
named First Recipient of the CHTA 'Icon Of Hospitality' Award at
Legendary Caribbean hotelier Heinz Simonitsch, who defined luxury hospitality and environmental sustainability, will receive the first Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA) Icon of Hospitality Award.
named President-Elect at
The Group General Manager at Ocean Hotels in Barbados, Ms Affonso-Dass was elected to the important leadership role on Friday at the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association's AGM, held alongside the Caribbean Hospitality Industry Exchange Forum (CHIEF) and Taste of the Caribbean at the Hyatt Regency in Miami this past weekend.
appointed Senior VP of Marketing at
Previously, Ms Poling served as Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer for WoodSpring Hotels, where she led both the marketing team and management of all reservations channels, including the website, contact center, third party partnerships, and B2B sales.
appointed Deputy Director General and Director of Membership at
Lynch has extensive experience in both the public and private sector in tourism development as the former Executive Vice President of the Barbados Hotel and Tourism Association (BHTA) and then as the Minister of Tourism and International Transport for Barbados.