Mar 18

The Tourism Corporation Bonaire welcomes new Director of Tourism

The Tourism Corporation Bonaire (TCB) is pleased to announce the appointment of the new Director of Tourism, Mr. Maurice Adriaens.

It is a privilege for me to have been appointed the new Director of Tourism for Tourism Corporation Bonaire and I am looking forward to working with all of the TCB’s offices, Trade partners and Bonaire’s private sector to maintain and further expand the island’s reputation as a global destination for world-class scuba diving, windsurfing, cruise and leisure tourism.

The past five years he served as the Managing Director of Curacao Airport Holding and was responsible for the oversight of the airport of Curacao and for the development of the area around the airport into an airport city. He was instrumental in developing the plans for the renovation of the terminal building that will be concluded by 2018. He also worked in collaboration with the Curacao Tourist Board to get airlift from Brazil (GOL), Germany (Air Berlin) and the US (JetBlue). During a period of four years, Mr. Adriaens was Member of the Board of the Curacao Hospitality and Tourism Association (CHATA).