Anguillian hotelier Eustace Guishard, General Manager of the exclusive Cap Juluca Resort in Anguilla, received the highest honours of the Caribbean tourism industry on Wednesday, June 29th, when he was presented with the Golden Conch Award, thus becoming the 28th “Caribbean Hotelier of the Year.” Presented by the Caribbean Hotel Association (CHA), and co-sponsored by Yesawich, Pepperdine, Brown & Russell and
American Express, the award was conferred at the closing Gala of the Caribbean Hotel Industry Conference (CHIC 2005), at the Hyatt Regency, in Miami.
The 2005 Caribbean Hotelier of the Year joins the ranks of outstanding executives, whose accomplishments and leadership have created a new standard in resort hospitality within the region. In addition to recognising superior hotel management, CHA also sought to honour a professional who demonstrates commitment to the training
and development of staff, to the community, and is an active participant in both national and regional issues affecting Caribbean tourism.