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CHATA celebrates Stars of the Industry

Stars of Q4 2021

WILLEMSTAD- March 25, 2022 – CHATA hosted the quarterly “Stars of the Industry” award ceremony at CHATA Member, Sea Aquarium. During this event, the fourth quarter employees and supervisors from 2021 were nominated by a variety of CHATA members and were recognized and celebrated. All the nominees received gifts provided by Starbucks, United Distributor and Helmi Smeulders. 

Every quarter CHATA focuses on different personal qualities that a person possesses that brings out the best in them while working in the hospitality/tourism industry. These nominees demonstrated flexibility in their work and their employers are grateful and very happy to have them on their team.

“Flexibility is a such an important and valued quality for an employee to possess, especially in the hospitality industry. A flexible employee is open for change and willing to go the extra mile with passion and devotion, and sometimes on your own initiative, to achieve the objective”. Shares CHATA Managing Director, Mrs. Maria-Helena Seferina-Rojas.

CHATA is proud to share with you the results of the Stars of the Industry for the 4th quarter of 2021:

CHATA MemberName EmployeePosition Employee
Papagayo Beach HotelArjentley St.JagoFront Office Agent   
Morena Eco Resort  Curtley Gosepa  F&B Employee
Papagayo Beach Club  Christopher Susanna  Cook
Papagayo Beach Resort  Germely Marshall  Housekeeping Attendant  
Mangrove Beach Corendon Curaçao All-Inclusive Resort, Curio by HIlton  Alondra Escoto Sterling  Telephone Operator
Papagayo Curaçao  Jonathan Elisabeth  Engineering Clerk  
Papagayo Beach Club  Mary Anne Phelippa  Server  
Papagayo Beach Resort  Kendry Escobar  Front Office Agent   
Acoya Curaçao Resort, Villas & Spa  Gustavo Gonzalez Foster  Maintenance Engineer  
Green Phenix  Joyceline Anita  Program Participant    
Celebrations!    Mariselda Wansing  Part Time Wedding & Event Planner Assistant  
Curaçao Marriott Beach Resort  Danique Specht  F & B Server  
Curaçao Marriott Beach ResortSwendley Hooi  Guest Request Engineer  
LionsDive Beach Resort Curaçao  Ashwin Albertus  Security Agent  
Dolphin Suites  Martine Jordan  Front Office & Reservations Employee  
Livingstone Jan Thiel Resort  Daniel Erselina  All-Around Maintenance Staff  
LionsDive Beach Resort CuraçaoShurwena GoeloeFront Office Agent
Baoase Luxury Resort Curaçao  Shertone Janzen  All-Around Maintenance 
Dreams Curaçao Resort, Spa & Casino  Ruciënne Marchena  Engineering Department
Dreams Curaçao Resort, Spa & Casino  Ivanellie Olbino  Preferred Club Department
Sunscape Curaçao Resort, Spa & Casin  Maria Teresa Castillo de JesusKitchen Department
Sunscape Curaçao Resort, Spa & Casino  Reno Eugenia  Housekeeping Department
Avila Beach HotelAqueda NarciscoAll-Around F&B 
Dolphin Academy  Rudyenne Victoria  Video/Photographer Sr.  
CHATA MemberName SupervisorPosition Supervisor
Curaçao Beverage Bottling CompanyGerald Maduro  Sales Supervisor
Curaçao Marriott Beach ResortMarvin Baker  Banquet Supervisor
Green PhenixZacheyre Faber  Head Technician
Acoya Curaçao Resort, Villas & SpaMelissa Murray  Front Office Supervisor
Papagayo Beach HotelMarigil MathildaHousekeeping Supervisor
Papagayo Beach ClubLenin Enrique Pachecho  Restaurant Supervisor
Curaçao Marriott Beach ResortJeremiah Pieter  Housekeeping Manager
Morena Eco ResortDevinson Louisa  Chef
Dreams Curaçao Resort, Sa & CasinoQuintin Mercelina  Kitchen Supervisor
Sunscape Curaçao Resort, Sa & CasinoCarolina Rivera Lozano  F&B Supervisor
Baoase Luxury Resort CuraçaoKadeshia Bakker – RecordeRestaurant Supervisor
Curacao Public Aquarium  Richard Kelly  Team Leader Tour Guides  

Furthermore, this week CHATA also awarded a total of 29 certificates to language course participants who successfully concluded the various CHATA language courses, e.g.: English, German, Dutch and Papiamentu.

CHATA encourages the whole sector, including all tourism ambassadors, to keep up the flexibility and good performance at work. It is your continuous efforts that make our destination a welcoming paradise for tourists.

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