Santo Domingo, July 2017. The Tourism Exchange of the Caribbean (BTC), in its XXI edition, acknowledged the trajectory and contribution in favor of Dominican tourism of personalities who in different areas have made important contributions that have favored the development and consolidation of the industry.
An emotional act led by Luis Felipe Aquino and Luisa María de Aquino, President and General Director of the BTC, served to honor the years of service dedicated to the national tourism and hotel industry of people who described as "notable forgers with great merits that With their projects and efforts have had an impact on the development of the sector. "
The awards were presented by the executives of the BTC to the following personalities: Luis López, Executive President of the Dominican hotel chain Amhsa Marina Hotels & Resorts.
Also to Miguel Calzada, President of the channel specialized in Tourism, Caribbean Traveling Network, CTN. Also, as Esperanza of Lithgow, international chef, consultant in gastronomy and adviser of the Ministry of Tourism.
Another of the awards given was to Luisa Féliz, president of the Buen Vivir Group, which today publishes the Dominican Gourmet. Julia Abreu, an enterprising professional in the Tourism sector, was one of the figures that received a distinction.
As well as Reynaldo Caminero, Executive Director of Ediciones Cabrer, a company founded by Rita Cabrer, who publishes Bohío magazine, the first publication of tourism with 50 years of existence, joining the National Tourism Guide La Cotica. At the ceremony reigned a fraternal atmosphere in which animatedly shared executives and related to the national tourist industry.