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CHATA Stars of the Industry Q2 2019

Willemstad (August 13 ,2019)– The award ceremony of the Stars of the Industry 2nd quarter of 2019 was held at CHATA member Bottles. During this event, the 2nd quarter employees and supervisors nominated by a variety of CHATA members were recognized and celebrated. All the nominees received a gift provided by Distribier, Guardian Group and Flavors of Curaçao.

Each quarter CHATA focuses on a different personal quality a person has that brings out the best in them while working in the hospitality/tourism industry. The focus of this quarter is taking the extra mile.

According to President & CEO, Mr. Miles Mercera, “The employees that have been nominated here today always go above and beyond to please their clients. They have proven to have a tremendous work ethic and understand the impact of their job on the bigger picture, our tourism industry”.

CHATA is proud to share with you the results of the Stars of the Industry for the 2ndquarter of 2019:

CHATA MemberName EmployeePosition Employee
Oasis Coral Estate Beach, Dive & Wellness ResortKlaas Allan HoekmanFront Office Agent
Avila Beach HotelAna-Elisa NaardenGuest Relations Officer
Papagayo Beach HotelAnasarah JansenRoom Attendant 
Senior & CoMiro DaalLiqueur Chef
Sta. Barbara Beach and Golf ResortLourdes de AbreuKid’s Club Attendant
Kura Hulanda Village & SpaShalene NicolaasWaitress
Kura Hulanda Lodge & Beach Club – WestpuntRebecca Aniceto KreeftmeijerFront Desk Agent/Relief Night Auditor
Kura Hulanda Lodge & Beach Club – WestpuntShirley MuzoHousekeeper
Papagayo Beach ResortMoraima FecundaMedewerker Houskeeping
Papagayo Beach ResortDanique Jonis Front Office agent
KLM Royal Dutch AirlinesAichelien van Thijs-JansenTicketing & Reservations Employee
CHATA MemberName SupervisorPosition Supervisor
Don Caribe Gershwin BronswinkelManager
Oasis Coral Estate Beach, Dive & Wellness ResortAdilen BraafhartHousekeeping supervisor
Superior Tobacco CurazaoAndrés Julio EspinalExternal Affairs Director
Superior Tobacco CurazaoJosé Gregorio CabreraExternal Affairs Manager
The Blue Curacao ExperienceLuthnyma Jacobus (Luthy)Supervisor
Sta. Barbara Beach and Golf Resort Ryan FerminaRestaurant Supervisor
Kura Hulanda Village & Spa – OtrobandaLuis Carlos SanchezFront Office Supervisor
Toucan Beach Resort N.V.Lucsonn BaptismaSupervisor
Nikki Beach Club N.VIwan WelvaartSupervisor
Papagayo Beach ResortEdseline Kronstadt BalentinaSupervisor Housekeeping

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About the Curaçao Hospitality & Tourism Association

Founded in 1967, the Curaçao Hospitality & Tourism Association (CHATA), represents the interest of all private parties in the tourism sector. CHATA’s main mission is to deliver a visible, leading and effective (marketing) contribution towards a vibrant and sustainable Curaçao tourism/hospitality product. In cooperation with its many partners in the private and governmental sector it strives to develop Curaçao to meet its full potential.

At present CHATA has over 200 members including, hotels and apartments, airlines, car rentals, restaurants, tour operators and destination management, attractions, the airport, industry and trade development, World Trade Center, advertising and publishing, banking, insurance, training and consultancy, resort development, dive operators, shops and other tourism related businesses.

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