Reed Travel Features
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico -- Officials of the Caribbean Hotel
Association, based here, have lined up a roster of top travel
executives to address the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Investment
Conference, slated for April 3 and 4 in the Bahamas.
Robert Crandall, chairman and chief executive officer of AMR
Corp., parent company of American Airlines, will keynote the
conference, which will be held at the Atlantis Paradise Island
Resort and Casino.
Hubert Ingraham, Prime Minister of the Bahamas , will deliver
the opening address and Sir John Templeton, founder of the
Templeton Mutual Fund, will deliver the feature address on April
Other speakers include Gordon "Butch" Stewart, chairman and
chief executive officer of Sandals Resorts and Air Jamaica; Sol
Kerzner, chairman and chief executive officer of Sun International;
Douglas Geoga, president of Hyatt Hotels; World Bank official
Winston Cox, and European Investment Bank executive Claudio
In addition, the prime ministers of Barbados, Jamaica and St.
Kitts and Nevis will address attendees.
CHA is organizing the event along with the Caribbean Tourism
Government, tourism industry and investment company officials
will work together to upgrade the Caribbean investment climate,
make the investment community aware of development opportunities
and stimulate a flow of equity and loan capital into the
For information, contact CHA Miami at (305) 443-3040; fax (305)