St. Eustatius tourism board appoints deputy director

Charles Lindo was appointed deputy director of tourism for the St. Eustatius (Statia) Tourism Development Foundation.

The post is a new one; Lindo's responsibilities include technical support in the areas of management and training; implementation of training and educational programs; and serving as a liaison with the island's hospitality sector.

"If tourism in St. Eustatius is to be successful, we must work on building the capacity of workers in the tourism/hospitality sector," Lindo said. "We also must be prepared to offer a quality tourism product."

Lindo previously worked in the hospitality sectors in St. Maarten, Aruba, Curacao and California.

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