January 26, 2021


Travel-Lickin' Good

Caribbean Resort and Tourism Affiliation CEO Ways Down

The CEO of the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association, Frank Comito, has stepped down from the placement. 

The move comes following Comito assisted guide the affiliation through the pandemic, together with quite a few devastating hurricanes and a selection of other global troubles going through the tourism market. 

Comito has put in approximately 40 decades performing for neighborhood and regional non-public sector organizations in the wider Caribbean area. 

He will now be serving as a element-time special advisor to the group pursuing the changeover. 

Field veteran and longtime CHTA government Vanessa Ledesman will be serving as performing CEO and director standard of the firm in the interim. 

In his outgoing remarks, Comito explained the pandemic remained a critical problem, and that the Caribbean’s tourism business “needs CHTA.”

“Our operate has a bottom line influence on restoring tourism and economies,” he explained. “While we quickly shifted program, adapting to the newfound requirements of the industry, we have not dropped sight of the prolonged-activity of CHTA’s ongoing viability and our purpose in continuing to help tourism’s enhancement.”

— CJ