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CHATA Stars of the Industry Q4-2019

Willemstad, February 12, 2020 – The award ceremony of the Stars of the Industry 4thquarter of 2019 was held at CHATA member Meat the Fish. During this event, the 4thquarter employees and supervisors nominated by a variety of CHATA members were recognized and celebrated. All the nominees received a gift provided by the JL Penha, CurAloe and Bottles Curaçao.

Every 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. This quarter we focus on how going that extra mile at work, can result in great achievements.

According to President & CEO, Mr. Miles Mercera, “Every quarter, we strive to focus on a different quality a person possesses that is highly valued by their supervisors. We’re shedding light on those employees who go above and beyond to make their customers happy and are willing to make a special effort to get a positive result that benefits their work environment and the hospitality & tourism industry of Curaçao”.

CHATA is proud to share with you the results of the Stars of the Industry for the 4th quarter of 2019:

CHATA MemberName EmployeePosition Employee
Oasis Coral Estate Beach, Dive & Wellness ResortSandra Solomon Housekeeping Employee
Avila Beach Hotel Klaas den Oudsten Equipment Maintenance Engineer 
The Blue Curaçao ExperienceXiandro PanneflekBartender/Waiter 
Dreams Curaçao Resort, Spa & Casino Richlliene Deluvia HR Coordinator 
Sunscape Curaçao Resort, Spa & Casino Judelka IlidgeQuality Coordinator
Avila Beach Hotel Chariselle Ignacio Administrative assistant  Kitchen & F&B
English Course Vanesca Martina English Course Participant 
LionsDive Beach ResortIdalina (Martha) Perez ContrerasGardener
Atlantis Adventures Curaçao Maja Atalita Guide 
Kura Hulanda Village & SpaNelfi Jimenez MolinaCook Assistant
Kura Hulanda LodgeShirley Muzo Housekeeping Employee / Public Area Attendant 
LionsDive Beach ResortKimberley Felida Sales & Revenue Agent 
LionsDive Beach ResortLeoveri Contreras Maintenance All Round Agent 
Acoya Curaçao Resort Villas & SpaOswald Virginia Maintenance Employee 
Securitas Kennen Elvilia Professional Security Guard
Renaissance Curaçao Resort & Casino Michelangelo Senior Guest Experience Agent 
Carnaval CasinoMyron BrandsDealer 3 Games
CHATA MemberName SupervisorPosition Supervisor
CURious 2 DIVE Kenneth AndersenDive Instructor 
Oasis Coral Estate Beach, Dive & Wellness ResortAdilen Braafhart Housekeeping Supervisor 
Dreams Curaçao Resort, Spa & Casino Yerys Kwidama Housekeeping Supervisor 
Sunscape Curaçao Resort, Spa & Casino Gilbert Ramazan Maintenance Supervisor 
Kura Hulanda Village & SpaMarlon WillekesCost Control & Purchasing Officer
Acoya Curaçao Resort, Villas & Spa Anais Mercera Spa Supervisor 
SecuritasEdwards LeitoOperations Supervisor
Renaissance Curaçao Resort & CasinoJohnny Erasmus Storeroom & Purchasing Supervisor 
Carnaval Casino Victor de la CruzSlot Supervisor 
Carnaval Casino Marlon OllivierreSlot & Data Manager
Renaissance Curaçao Resort & CasinoGina Maduro Housekeeping Manager

Furthermore, CHATA also took the opportunity to provide and celebrate the participants of the language courses with a certificate for successful completion. CHATA congratulates all participants for their achievement.

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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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