SAN JUAN --
Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. will deliver the keynote address June 26 at
the Caribbean Hotel Associations upcoming Caribbean Hotel Industry
CHIC is set for June
26 to 29 at the Hyatt Regency Miami, the first time the event will
be held outside the Caribbean region.
In his keynote
speech, Kennedy is expected to challenge Caribbean hoteliers about
the importance and impact of setting and implementing sound
environmental policies and procedures.
CHA is raising the
bar for Caribbean hospitality at this conference, said Berthia
Parle, president. Kennedy will set the stage by calling attention
to the importance of the sustainability of our Caribbean tourism
Kennedy has worked
on environmental issues across the Americas; has assisted
indigenous tribes in Latin America and Canada in negotiating
treaties to protect their homelands; and is credited with leading
the fight to protect New York Citys water supply.
CHIC events include sessions covering Caribbean aviation, hotel
branding, hospitality techniques, profitable menu ideas and
information, visit www.cha-chic.org.
the reporter who wrote this article, send e-mail to Gay Nagle Myers