Karron Benjamin, interim general manager at the Montego Bay Convention Centre, tells Breaking Travel News how important the facility is to Jamaican tourism as he picks up the trophy for Caribbean’s Leading Meetings & Conference Centre at the World Travel Awards Caribbean & North America Gala Ceremony.
Jamaica is showcasing some of its spectacular tourism offerings this week as Montego Bay plays host to the Caribbean Hotel & Tourism Association’s premier tourism marketing event, Caribbean Travel Marketplace 2014. The marketplace, which is expected to attract 1,200 delegates, is being hosted at Montego Bay Convention Centre, which was named Caribbean’s Leading Meetings & Convention Centre in 2013 by the World Travel Awards.
Secrets Resorts & Spas is entering the Caribbean market with the opening of two Jamaican property early next year. In March 2010, Secrets St. James Montego Bay and Secrets Wild Orchid Montego Bay will be situated side by side on a beachfront location.