Willemstad, March 27, 2019-CHATA’s Board Election is coming up. Every year, during the Annual General Member Meeting, CHATA members elect new board members to join its board of directors. This year the board elections will take place on April 10, at the Santa Barbara Beach & Golf Resort.
CHATA is a private sector association consisting of over 225 members who either operate in the hospitality industry or work closely together with the sector. The CHATA Board is a rotating board in which every year a couple of board positions are open for election. The board always consists of 8 members who represent an accommodation and 3 allied members who represent important stakeholders in the hospitality industry. During the upcoming board election, the members have the opportunity to elect 6 new board members, 4 members who represent an accommodation and 2 allied members.
This year the CHATA Members nominated the following candidates to partake in the upcoming board election.The accommodation candidates running for the board are : Alette Borger (Dolphin Suites), Hans Slier (Papagayo Beach Resort & Hotel), Robbin Vogels (Avila Beach Hotel), Terence van der Valk (Van der Valk Kontiki Beach Resort) and Liselotte Bos (Oasis Coral Estate Beach Dive & Wellness Resort). The allied candidates running for the board are Omar van der Dijs (Licores Maduro), Priscilla Circkens (Curaçao Airport Holding), Rodolfo Pizziolo (Antiliaanse Brouwerij N.V. & Distribier Group) and Peggy Croes (Curaçao Airport Partners).
The Board Members remaining on the board for a second term are Frank Holtslag (Floris Suite Hotel), Julian Castañeda (Sunscape Curaçao Resort Spa & Casino) Maylin Trenidad (Renaissance Curaçao Resort & Casino), Oliver Zahn (Baoase Luxury Resort) and Jerry van Gijn (MCB).
In addition to the board election taking place at the Annual General Member Meeting, CHATA has also invited Mr. Craig Martin, the General Manager of The Curaçao Marriott Beach Resort to provide an update on the developments of the soon to open hotel and Mr. Rob Westerman, General Manager Mid America Andean & Dutch Antilles, Air-France – KLM to speak about the importance of Human Service in a Digital World.