CHATA Stars of the Industry Q1 2018
Willemstad (June 8th ,2018) – The award ceremony of the Stars of the Industry 1st quarter of 2018 was held at CHATA member Aloe Vera Plantation. During this event, the 1st quarter employees and supervisors nominated by a variety of CHATA members were recognized and celebrated. All the nominees received a gift provided by Aloe Vera Plantation.
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 perseverance.
According to President & CEO, Mr. Miles Mercera, “Perseverance is a very important character trait for you to be successful in life. It means determination and working hard regardless of any odds or obstacles that may exist. In life and in the hospitality sector things will not always go our way. However, by persevering and sticking to our responsibilities we will eventually overcome those obstacles and be successful”.
CHATA is proud to share with you the results of the Stars of the Industry for the 1st quarter of 2018:
|CHATA Member||Name Employee||Position Employee|
|KLM Royal Dutch Airlines||Philomena Lake||Reservations Employee|
|Avila Beach Hotel||Rayshel Mongen||Senior Maintenance Attendant|
|Papagayo Beach Curacao||Jeandino Trinidad||Junior ICT-er|
|Baoase Luxury Resort||Rolando F. Bobes||Houseman|
|Oasis Coral Estate Beach, Dive & Wellness Resort||Shudeska Eisden||Housekeeper|
|Papagayo Beach Club||Damian Kerkeboom||Bartender|
|The Beach House Curacao||Sharesca Lawender||Housekeeper|
|The Sea Aquarium Resort||Alshanteley Iflene Hughs||Cook and Bartender|
|Papagayo Beach Hotel||Azaria Sabina||Crew Coordinator|
|Avila Beach Hotel||Mignetti Klaber||Front Office Agent|
|Hilton Curacao||Maiklyn Johanna||Restaurant Waiter|
|Renaissance Curacao Resort & Casino||Sidney Mathilda||Restaurant Waiter|
|CHATA Member||Name Supervisor||Position Supervisor|
|KLM Royal Dutch Airlines||Rodania Job||Financial Supervisor Dutch Caribbean|
|Papagayo Beach Curacao||Gina Martins Pereira||Assistant to Director of Engineering|
|Oasis Coral Estate Beach, Div||Sabrina d’ Arco||Operations Manager|
|Papagayo Beach Club||Valerie Burgzorg||Supervisor|
|The Beach House Curacao||Sonja Sambo||Housekeeping Supervisor|
|Papagayo Beach Hotel||Clavienne Isidora||Housekeeping Supervisor|
|Curacao Ecocity Projects N.V||Sebastiaan van der Veer||General Manager|
|Hilton Curacao||Frankli Perez Hernandez||Senior Food Beverage Supervisor|
|Academy Hotel||Michenick Blancheville||Restaurant Manager|
|Renaissance Curacao Resort||Mijanou Wawoe||Cage Supervisor|
|Renaissance Curacao Resort||Gilberto Minguel||F&B Supervisor|
Furthermore, CHATA also took the opportunity to provide the participants of the Spanish, German and Portuguese language courses with a certificate for successful completion of the course. CHATA congratulates all participants for their achievement.
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.