Dec 17

Bonaire stands out at DEMA Show 2014

From November 19 -22, 2014, a delegation from Bonaire participated again in the 37th Annual DEMA Show. This year the Show was held at the Las Vegas Convention Center in Las Vegas, LV. The Bonaire delegation headed by Ethsel Pieternella, Director of Tourism included Malinda Hassell, Marketing Supervisor, TCB-HQ, Mr. Rolando Marin, TCB-HQ, Ms. Yasmin Perez, TCB-SA and TCB-NA Representatives Ms. Candice Kimmel, Ms. Marie Rosa and Ms. Stephanie Worth.

Dema 2014

Over the course of the four-days event, thousands of Show attendees including, dive industry professionals and members of the media visited the TCB booth to learn more about the destination, build relationships and discuss future business plans for 2015. Representatives from TCB talked about the dive product, answered attendees’ questions and provided firsthand experience of the island’s renowned diving and hospitality.

Bonaire brochures and other materials were available at the TCB Booth for attendees to take home.

The annual DEMA Show, the largest trade-only event in the world for companies doing business in scuba diving, ocean water sports and adventure/dive travel industries, attracts hundreds of exhibitors and thousands of dive and travel industry professionals from around the world. In addition to providing an arena in which to conduct business and network, DEMA Show offers participants the most extensive education curriculum in the industry including DEMA-Sponsored Seminars and Exhibitor-Sponsored Seminars from participating manufacturers, travel destinations and dive certification organizations. DEMA Show is produced by DEMA, The Diving Equipment & Marketing Association.